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Research and Technology Coordinating Committee Letter Report: March 28, 2017

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A March 28, 2017 report from TRB's Research and Technology Coordinating Committee (RTCC) to the U.S. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) offers recommendations addressing the barriers to deploying private-sector innovations and technologies; the evaluation of demonstration programs deploying technologies and pilot testing user-fee financing mechanisms; the completion of case studies of FHWA's research and technology program; and planning for a research and technology program to address the major challenges facing highway transportation for Congress's next transportation authorization.

The RTCC’s charge is to monitor and review FHWA’s research and technology activities; advise FHWA on setting a research agenda and coordination of highway research with states, universities, and other partners; review strategies to accelerate the deployment and adoption of innovation; and identify areas where research may be needed. RTCC’s review includes the process of research agenda setting; stakeholder involvement; and the conduct of research, peer review, and deployment. The committee’s role is to provide strategic, policy-level advice on topical priorities, processes, and strategies to accelerate the adoption of innovation.

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National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2017. Research and Technology Coordinating Committee Letter Report: March 28, 2017. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/24745.

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14 pages | 8.5 x 11
DOI: https://doi.org/10.17226/24745
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Report Contents 1-6
Chapter 2: R&T DEVELOPMENT AND EVALUATION 7-9
Chapter 3: FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS 10-10
Chapter 5: CLOSING REMARKS 11-14
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