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Using Freight Analysis Framework (FAF) Data for Freight Planning

April 29, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm


The Federal Highway Administration webinar will feature speakers from the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning, the Illinois Department of Transportation and Parsons Brinckerhoff. Speakers will present case studies on how they used freight data from the Freight Analysis Framework (FAF) to support regional and State freight planning activities, such as using FAF data to analyze the regional economic impacts of goods movement or develop a statewide freight plan.

This webinar is aimed toward practitioners in State departments of transportation, metropolitan/regional planning organizations, and other agencies with basic or no knowledge of the FAF who would like to move to the next skill level. This webinar will also provide a useful foundation for more advanced topics (e.g., linking FAF with county-level data) covered in future webinars.

Recordings from previous FAF webinars are available here. Feel free to forward this invitation to interested colleagues. Please email [email protected] with any questions. We hope you will be able to participate!

 To attend the webinar, please click here to register by April 24**

 **Please note the following PRIOR to registering:

FHWA has moved to a new registration system in an External SharePoint site which will provide the users with exciting new features such as:

  • Dashboard with information on all the session you are registered
  • Waiting list feature
  • Outlook calendar appointment attached to confirmation email

 In the new External SharePoint System, EXTERNAL users (those without a email address) will have to request an account before they can register. To request an account, click: Step-by step instructions on how to request an account are available here.

The account issuance takes approximately one business day. Once you receive your account information, you can access the registration site by clicking on the registration link and logging in.

DOT users do not have to create an account in order to register. They can click on the registration link and use their DOT credentials to access the site.


April 29, 2015
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm




Federal Highway Administration

Note: All event times are in the local time zone for in-person events and in U.S. Eastern Time for web-based events.