Session Information


March 9th 10:00 AM-12:00 PM : Welcome and Introduction (download calendar)

Introduction to the SACSIM travel demand model: A look back at what has been done and the critical changes we are seeing around transportation planning during a global health crisis that has altered our daily lives and travel behavior.


March 9th 1:00 PM-3:00 PM: Reducing Mitigation Anxiety: SB 743 Implementation and VMT Analysis (download calendar)

SB 743 implementation has begun, how can we help? Learn about SACOG’s data tools and how the travel demand model can support your analysis and projects.


March 10th 10:00 AM-12:00 PM: Is it 2024 yet? Planning for the future (download calendar)

Through the ongoing global and local challenges, planners must still plan. The 2024 Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP) is just around the corner, and staff is already working on collecting data inventories and developing land use and project performance evaluation methodologies. Now is the time to learn and let your voice be heard on what is important to you around travel demand modeling for the next MTP.


March 10th 1:00 PM-3:00 PM: Working Smarter not Harder (download calendar)

Learn about readily available Big Data, project performance metrics tools, and technical support services SACOG can provide for agency and project support.


March 11th 10:00 AM-12:00 PM: Nuts and Bolts (download calendar)

Streamlining SACSIM data preparation for modelers, project evaluation using SACSIM, and Project Performance Tool enhancements