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Model Inventory of Roadway Elements - MIRE, is the collection of data for transportation professions to make data drive safety decisions.   MIRE can be used to perform analyses supporting the strategic and performance-based goals in SHSP and HSIP.  This presentation will focus on the two Local Road Fundamental Data Elements (FDE's) for Paved and Unpaved Roads.  10-11 AM Central time
When: March 28, 2019

A group of speakers will discuss how various current and trending technologies, such as GIS, aerial drones, asset management systems, smart vehicles, and others are changing how Public Works leaders are managing their responsibilities. The discussion will cover how to prepare to use, implement, and sustain the technology in a range of settings and operations. The speakers will discuss the requirements for skills and tools, along with management support, that must be in place prior to implementation and utilization of technology, and to institutionalize the capability. Common pitfalls of using technology will be outlined, along with benefits that can be obtained. This presentation will cover some of APWA’s top trending technologies.  10-11 AM Central time
When: April 11, 2019

Learn how cities are striving to become a global leader in environmental sustainability, balancing economic growth while preserving natural resources. To this end, cities are becoming more circular, a new, regenerative economic model designed to produce zero waste and the potential to generate hundreds of jobs and significant revenue.  10-11 AM Central time
When: April 25, 2019

Join us for a look at Smart Cities through the perspective of different lenses such as Public Works, Consultants, Industry, and International.  Leaders in each field will participate in a panel discussion and answer APWA member questions.  10-11 AM Central time
When: May 16, 2019

This program will dive into the key elements of small cell legislation and the FCC Order, identify areas of concern and discuss recommendations for protecting municipal regulatory authority.  We will also provide guidance on preparations and permitting for small cell deployment.    10-11 AM Central time
When: May 23, 2019

Join us for a look at Cybersecurity through the perspective of different lenses such as Public Works, Consultants, Industry, and International.  Leaders in each field will participate in a panel discussion and answer APWA member questions.  10-11 AM Central time
When: June 20, 2019

This presentation will look towards the horizon of asset management, including the new and interesting ways that organizations are using technology to solve problems, become more efficient, and save money.  In addition, we'll forecast what technology can be integrated into our current systems and envision what new technology is necessary to fully automate processes.   10-11 AM Central time
When: June 27, 2019

Join us for a look at Asset Management Technologies through the perspective of different lenses such as Public Works, Consultants, Industry, and International.  Leaders in each field will participate in a panel discussion and answer APWA member questions.  10-11 AM Central time
When: August 01, 2019

Suspicious Activity Reporting (SAR)  The Importance of "If You See Something, Say Something" in Public Works. Public Works employees are in a unique position to be eyes and ears in our communities, especially when it comes to public safety .  We have thousands of employees that provide a broad spectrum of services that touch the lives of every individual.  Our work provides opportunities to observe and report suspicious activities.  This webinar will discuss the “National Suspicious Activity Reporting (SAR) Initiative” and the “If You See Something, Say Something” campaign.  It will highlight why it is important that public works professionals receive SAR training and report suspicious activities.  Also, what is a Fusion Center?  Why are they important.  What do they have to do with Suspicious Activity Reporting?  10-11 AM Central time
When: August 15, 2019