In this section, you will find information on the schedule of events of the 2009 ITE Quad Conference. The tentative program is shown below, and the main items are hyperlinked, so you can click on them to see more details. Abstracts can be viewed by clicking on the hyperlink for each session.

Time Thursday, April 30, 2021 Friday, May 1, 2021 Saturday, May 2, 2021
6:30 AM          
7:00 AM   Registration Trade Show Setup   Registration
7:30 AM Speakers and Moderators Breakfast (location tbd) Trade Show
8:00 AM Sit Down Breakfast (Regency D)
8:30 AM Welcome Session (Regency D)
  1. Opening Remark: Thomas Kwan
  2. Keynote Speaker: Thomas Prendergast
  3. CITE President: Bruce Belmore
  4. ITE International Vice-President Candidates: Hibbett Neel and Robert Wunderlich
Session 4A
Transportation Policy Research
(Regency A)
Session 4B
Traffic Design
(Regency B)
Session 4C
Goods Movement
9:00 AM
9:30 AM
10:00 AM Refreshment Break Trade Show (Regency C) Refreshment Break
***Prize Draw for TV
10:30 AM Session 1A
(Regency A)
Session 1B
Active Transportation Management
(Regency B)
Session 1C
Non-Motorized Transportation Modes
Session 5A
Greenhouse Gas Reduction
(Regency A)
Session 5B
Passenger Rail
(Regency B)
Session 5C
Transportation Operations and Management
11:00 AM
11:30 AM
12:00 PM Technical Tour:
SkyTrain Operations and Maintenance Center
Lunch in Trade Show Floor

(Poster Presentation Session)
12:30 PM
1:00 PM
1:30 PM Session 2A
Community Planning
(Regency A)
Session 2B
Traffic Safety
(Regency B)
Session 2C
Transit Demand Modelling
  Technical Tour:
Carrall Street Greenway
2:00 PM
2:30 PM  
3:00 PM Technical Tour:
Olympic Village and Streetcar Demonstration
Refreshment Break  
3:30 PM Session 3A
Transportation Financing
(Regency A)
Session 3B
Regional Strategy Planning
(Regency B)
Session 3C
Data Collection
4:00 PM
4:30 PM
5:00 PM   Registration    
5:30 PM
6:00 PM
6:30 PM
7:00 PM  
7:30 PM
8:00 PM
8:30 PM
9:00 PM

Social Events
The Social Events Committee has several exciting events planned for delegates of the 2009 ITE Quad Conference in Vancouver, showing off the beauty and hospitality that Vancouver has to offer. For more information on the events, please navigate to our social events page. Come out and socialize with your fellow delegates while taking in the Vancouver experience.

Technical Tours
Ever wondered what a SkyTrain was? What's Vancouver doing in terms of transportation for the 2010 Winter Olympics anyway? The Technical Tours, organized by the Technical Program Committee, will satisfy that geek...err...transportation engineer inside everyone, be it planner, architect or banker. Please navigate to the technical tour page for the list of technical tours and all the details.

The training course, Road Safety 101, will be held in conjunction with the 2009 ITE Quad Conference. If you would like to register for the course, please e-mail or register online at

For more information, please see the poster below (to download, right-click and choose "Save Image As..."):