2017 I-NUF Presentations/Papers

Plenary Sessions

Opening Plenary Session - Connected and Automated Trucks: Coming Tomorrow, or Not So Fast?

Title: Connected and Automated Trucks: What and When?
Presenter: Steven Shladover,
University of California, Berkeley
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Title: Heavy duty CAV - fast or slow?
Presenter: Peter Sweatman,
CAVita
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Luncheon Plenary Session

Title: State of the Transportation and Mobility Workforce
Presenter: Tyler Reeb,
Southwest Transportation Workforce Center, California State Unviersity, Long Beach
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Title: Engaging High School Students in Transportation and Freight Logistics
Presenter: Christopher Itson,
Cabrillo High School, Long Beach Unified School District
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Keynote Lunch Session

Title: The Delivery Economy Changes Everything: New Requirements for Urban Freight Research
Presenter: Anne Goodchild,
University of Washington
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Special Sessions

Special Session 1 - Advancing and Applying New Sources of Data for Urban Freight Decision-Making: International and U.S. Examples and Practice Jointly Sponsored by Federal Highway Administration, European Commission, and TRB Urban Freight Committee

Title: Using Freight Data in Southern California
Presenter: Annie Nam,
Southern California Association of Goverments
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Title: Data Collection Framework for Understanding Urban Freight Transportation and Sustainable Planning Solutions
Presenter: Georgia Aifadopoulou,
Hellenic Institute of Transport
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Title: Understanding and Using New Truck Data Sources to Address Urban and Metropolitan Freight Challenges
Presenter: Vivek Sakhrani,
CPCS
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Special Session 2 - VREF Centers of Excellence: Research, education, and impact

Title: The Center of Excellence for Sustainable Urban Freight Systems
Presenter: José Holguín-Veras,
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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Title: MetroFreight: Research, Education and Impact
Presenter: Genevieve Giuliano,
University of Southern California
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Title: Urban Freight Platform: Research, Education, Impact
Presenter: Michael Browne,
University of Gothenburg
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Special Session 3 - Freight Impacts on Economic Development, the Environment, and Society

Title: Using a Disciplined Approach to Assess Public Investment in Freight Mobility
Presenter: Brianne Glover,
Texas A&M Transportation Institute
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Title: Idustry Impacts of Urban Freight Access
Presenter: Paul Bingham,
EDR Group
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Special Session 4 - The Benefits of Process Flow Analysis of the Final 50 Feet of the Urban Goods Delivery System

Title: The Final 50 Feet of the Urban Goods Delivery System
Presenter: Anne Goodchild,
University of Washington
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Title: Improving the Urban Goods Delivery System: A Systems Engineering Approach in the Final 50 Feet
Presenter: Barbara Ivanov,
University of Washington
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Title: Final 50 Feet Delviery Pricess Flow Maps of Buildings in Downtown Seattle
Presenter: Haena Kim,
University of Washington Supply Chain Transportation and Logistics Center
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Track 1-1 Sustainability and Last Mile

Title: Zero-Emission Vehicles and Urban Deliveries
Presenter: Hanjiro Ambrose,
Univeristy of California, Davis
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Title: Toward cost-efficient and sustainable e-commerce deliveries: The collection and delivery points network in Belgium
Presenter: Ivan Cardenas, 
University of Antwerp
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Title: Exchangeability of Freight Transport and Individual Mobility in the Context of Sustain Urban Flows on the Example of Pickup Points in Gdansk
Presenter: Grazyna Chaberek-Karwacka,
University of Gdansk
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Track 1-2 Economic Omnichannel Distribution and Last Mile

Title: Optimizing Delivery Location for Online Shopping
Presenter: Sina Bahrami,
University of Toronto
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Track 1-3 Capturing Shipper Perspective

Title: The Urban Freight Lab: Establishing a Well-Defined Working Partnership to Analyze and Pilot Test Delivery System Solutions'
Presenter: Barbara Ivanov,
University of Washington
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Track 1-5 International Distribution and Delivery

Title: Finding a (Food) Way: A GIS Modeling Approach to Quantifying Local Food Access Transportation Systems in Geographically Constrained Urban Areas
Presenter: Anna Gjoertz Bovbjerg,
University of Washington
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Title: A tabu search heuristic for the vehicle routing problem with conflicting categories for distribution to nanostores in emerging countries
Presenter: Renan Iwayama, University of Sao Paulo
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Track 1-6 Last Mile and Policy Making

Title: Sharing space, time and infrastructures in urban logistics
Presenter: Massimo Marciani,
FIT Consulting
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Title: Changing Trade Patterns: NAFTA, Cuba, and the US Gulf Coast
Presenter: Bethany Stich,
University of New Orleans
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Title: A new survey method for mapping private urban freight infrastructure
Presenter: Gabriela Giron-Valderrama,
University of Washington
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Track 2-1 Planning Issues in Port Cities

Title: Traffic planning in port-cities
Presenter: Peter Hall,
Simon Fraser University
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Title: "The Last Mile" at the Port of New Orleans
Presenter: Dennis Thornton,
University of New Orleans
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Title: LNG and the US Gulf Economy
Presenter: Bethany Stich,
University of New Orleans
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Track 2-2 Balancing Efficiency and Environmental Quality - Sponsored by NCST

Title: Does Environmental Compliance Impact Port Competitiveness
Presenter: Philip Davies,
Davies Transportation Consulting Inc.
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Title: Why do some cities receive more warehouses than others? A case study
Presenter: Quan Yuan,
University of Southern California
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Title: The carriers' carrier consolidation approach in sustainable urban logistics: Trials, benefits and future growth
Presenter: Jacques Leonardi,
University of Westminster
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Title: Optimal Freight Parking Location for Urban Areas
Presenter: Shama Campbell,
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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Track 2-3 Locational Analysis and Network Strategies

Title: Factors driving the spatial layout of distribution channels
Presenter: Alexander Onstein, Delft University of Technology and Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences
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Title: Location of less than truckload transport terminals in French Metropolises
Presenter: Pierre Launay,
IFSTTAR
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Title: Strategies of Air Cargo Carriers in a Changing Business Environment
Presenter: Wouter Dewulf,
University of Antwerp
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Title: Land Use Analysis to Enhance Successful Logistics Activity Center (LAC) Development
Presenter: Seckin Ozkul,
University of South Florida
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Track 2-4 Inland Ports

Title: Sustainable seaport inland access: Port of Jacksonville, The Port of Savannah and Port Charleston
Presenter: Violeta Roso,
Chalmers University
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Track 3-1 Urban Waterways

Title: Innovation drivers and barriers for urban waterways - a case-study of Gothenburg Sweden
Presenter: Sönke Behrends,
Chalmers University
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Title: Formal Analysis of Delays in Waterway System Operations With Timed Automata Modeling
Presenter: Evangelos Kaisar,
Florida Atlantic University
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Title: Hunts Point Terminal Market: The Demand for Waterborne Transportation as a Part of the Outbound Distribution System
Presenter: Camille Kamga,
City University of New York
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Track 3-2 Reducing Impacts of Freight Operations

Title: ESTIMATION OF VEHICLE OPERATING COSTS AND CONTAMINANT EMISSIONS GENERATED BY TRUCKS AT INTERCITY FREIGHT TRANSPORTATION IN COLOMBIA
Presenter: John Jairo Posada-Henao, Universidad Nacional de Colombia Sede Medellin
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Title: The Hoteling Challenge: Finance Meets Environmental Quality
Presenter: Howard Kang,
Chung-Ang University
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Title: Using Double Container Trucks to Reduce Congestion Employing Smart Empty Container Movement to Reduce Environmental Impacts
Presenter: Santiago Carvajal,
University of Southern California
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Track 3-3 Measuring the Freight Sector in Port Cities

Economic Impact of Freight Transportation Sector in Miami, Florida: An Input-Output Analysis
Presenter: Haitao Yu,
University of Florida
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Track 4-1 Planning and Governance

Title: Freight in the City: Of Matters, Models and the Future
Presenter: Clarence Woudsma,
University of Waterloo
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Title: Planning processes in high-density development projects: how does freight fit in? Case studies from Gothenburg and Paris
Presenters: Sönke Behrends,
Chalmers University & Laetitia Dablanc, University of Gothenburg
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Title: The need for coordinated urban logistics planning
Presenter: Edward McCormack,
University of Washington presenting for Astrid Bjørgen, SINTEF Technology and Society
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Track 4-2 Data and Simulation

Title: Simulating environmental impacts of urban deliveries
Presenter: Arthur Gaudron,
MINES ParisTech
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Title: Performance Evaluation of Freight Truck Trip Generation Models
Presenter: Mehrnaz Doustmohammadi,
University of Alabama at Huntsville
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Title: Innovative Local Freight Database Fusion for the Capital District Region
Presenter: Carlos Gonzalez-Calderon,
Universidad Nacional de Colombia Sede Medellin
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Track 4-3 Data and Methods

Title: A study of time-efficiency in urban freight distribution activities
Presenter: Iván Sánchez-Díaz,
Chalmers University
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Title: Future Freight Surveys of Shipments
Presenter: Monique Stinson,
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Title: Comprehensive service management of commercial vehicle parking capacity as a best practice: A predictive tool of off-street infrastructure for delivery and pick-up operations
Presenter: Jose Luis Machado-Leon,
University of Washington
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Title: A Study of Large-Scale Multi-Commodity Minimum-Cost Flows Problem
Presenter: Yuan Zhou,
University of Memphis
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Track 4-4 Optimization and Economic Analysis

Title: Dynamic Multimodal Freight Routing using Co-Simulation Optimization Approach
Presenter: Yanbo Zhao,
University of Southern California
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Title: Analysis and optimization of chassis movements in transportation networks with centralized processing of chassis facilities
Presenter: Timothy VanderBeek,
California State University, Long Beach
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Title: An Empirical Analysis of Digital Freight Matching Technology Adoption and Usage
Presenter: Seiji Steimetz,
California State University, Long Beach
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Track 4-5 Impacts of Freight

Title: DIRECT IMPACTS OF OFF-HOURS DELIVERIES ON URBAN FREIGHT EMISSIONS
Presenter: José Holguín-Veras,
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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Title: METHODOLOGY TO QUANTIFY THE IMPACTS OF CONGESTION ON LOGISTIC COSTS AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION
Presenter: Trilce Encarnacion,
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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Title: ASSESSMENT OF THE TRUCKING BAN IN MEDDELIN (COLOMBIA) BASED ON VEHICLE EMISSIONS
Presenter: Daniel Mauricio Ocampo-Giraldo,
Universidad Nacional de Colombia Sede Medellin
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Title: Measuring congestion costs induced by double-parking in Paris
Presenter: Adrien Beziat,
IFSTTAR
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Track 4-6 Safety and Resilience

Title: Evaluating the Role of Resilience in Recovering from Major Port Disruptions
Presenter: Dan Wei,
University of Southern California
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Title: A Smart Port Resiliency Assessment and Planning Tool
Presenter: Evangelos Kaisar,
Florida Atlantic University
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Title: Analysis of Crashes Associated with Urban Freight Movements
Presenter: Mehrnaz Doustmohammadi,
University of Alabama at Huntsville
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Track 4-7 New Data Sources and Analytical Technologies

Title: Proxy Setting for Developing a Quantitative Livability Forecasting Metric: Identifying Freight-Traffic Role
Presenter: Golnaz Sarram,
University of Memphis
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Title: Quantifying flows of urban goods using image processing and machine learning
Presenter: Simon Tamayo,
University of Memphis
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Title: In-Pavement Intelligent Vehicle Detection and Identification System
Presenter: Timothy Shuck,
California State University, Long Beach
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Title: Statewide Truck Freight Activity Data using Enhanced Traffic Sensor Systems
Presenter: Andre Tok,
University of California, Irvine
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Track 5-1 Connected and Automated Vehicles

Title: Multimodal Freight Oprations in a Connected Vehicle Environment
Presenter: Shailesh Chandra,
California State University, Long Beach
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Track 5-2 Future Freight Transport

Title: Moving Freight Via Hyperloop
Presenter: Dapeng Zhang,
Hyperloop One
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Title: Modeling Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (drones) Costs Tradeoffs
Presenter: Miguel Figliozzi,
Portland State University
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Title: USING THE CROWD FOR LAST MILE DELIVERY. FICTION OR REALITY?
Presenters: Carlos Rivera-Gonzalez & Diana Ramirez-Rios, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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Track 5-3 Innovations in the Supply Chain

Title: Applications of a new technology for efficient left turn movement at signalized intersections
Presenter: Nasima Bhuiyan,
California State University, Long Beach
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Title: Assessment of Supply Chain Performance Improvements Through Technology Implementation
Presenter: Mario Monsreal,
Texas A&M Transportation Institute
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Title: Barriers to business model innovation in urban freight
Presenter: Jon Williamsson,
University of Gothenburg
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Track 6-1 B2C: Consumers, Demand, and Deliveries

Title: Research and Development of an Eco-Transfer System to Foster Sustainable Last-leg Delivery Mode
Presenter: Cara Wang,
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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Title: The Importance of Socio-Economic Characteristics for Demand Estimation in Urban Logistics Modelling
Presenter: Joris Beckers,
University of Antwerp
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Title: Relationship between Online Shopping and Shopping Trips: Comparison across Major Metropolitan Areas in the U.S.
Presenter: Cara Wang,
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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Title: What a household survey can tell us about online purchasing patterns
Presenter: Polina Butrina,
University of Washington
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Track 6-2 Spatial Change and Passenger-Freight Interactions

Title: Warehouse Location Choice: A Case Study in Los Angeles, CA
Presenter: Sanggyun Kang,
University of Southern California
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Track 6-3 B2C: Impacts

Title: The issues of planning logistics in dense urban areas the case of the Paris Region
Presenter: Adeline Heitz,
Paris School for Urban Planning (Ecole d'Urbanisme de Paris) at University of Paris-East
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Title: An analysis on the changes in the parcel delivery services market with growing home-based consumption in Korea
Presenter: Jee-Sun Lee, The Korea Transport Institute
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Title: Freight Activity at High-Density Residences in New York City
Presenter: Alison Conway,
The City College of New York
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Track 7-1 Best Practices: Freight Initiatives

Title: Urban Freight Initiatives: State of the Art and State of the Practice
Presenter: Johanna Amaya Leal, Iowa State University
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Title: The Physical Internet as the new paradigm for supply chain management in urban logistics
Presenter: Paola Cossu,
FIT Consulting
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Title: CITYLAB project: successfully transfer innovating urban freight transoprt solutions to follower cities
Presenter: Giacomo Lozzi,
POLIS
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Track 7-2 Best Practices II: Implementing Practices for Sustainable Urban Freight

Title: Urban freight companies and electric vans' charging issues
Presenter: Pierre Camilleri, IFSTTAR
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Title: Accommodating Freight and Emergency Vehicles in Complete Streets: A Guidebook
Presenter: Alison Conway,
The City College of New York
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