[ALLEVIATING TRAFFIC CONGESTION: Engineering Public Policy Lecture Webinar Series]

20 August 2021, Friday 2:00 to 5:00PM (Philippine Standard Time)

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The UPD College of Engineering and the UP National Engineering Center invites you to the Engineering Public Policy Lecture Series Webinar on Transportation, particularly ALLEVIATING TRAFFIC CONGESTION, which will examine the effects of institutional decisions and current government policies, as well as evaluate possible outcomes of initiatives. This event is primarily aimed at policymakers and decision-makers.

Additionally, the Public Policy Lecture aims to provide a forum for discussion among the industry, academia, and the government on critical national issues and policies. It also aims to increase public understanding of the importance of engineering and science, as well as their critical roles in improving the lives of everyday people.

Professor Ricardo G. Sigua, Director of the National Center for Transportation Studies, and of the UP Institute of Civil Engineering will be the keynote presenter at this webinar. Additionally, there will be government and industry leaders serving as panelist reactors in the event: Dr. Maria Sheilah G. Napalang (Department of Transportation – Philippines), Roberto “Ka Obet” Martin (Pasang Masda), and Atty. John Francis Panoncillo (House Committee on Transportation – Philippines)

In cooperation with UP ERDFI and UP Alumni Engineers