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Are You Ready to Re-Shape the Future of the Urban Landscape?

The Micro mobility Sandbox Design Competition challenges you to bring your most original and innovative solutions to demonstrate how urban centers deal with the growing micro-mobility options. This competition is sponsored by the ITE Consultants, Industry, and Public Agency Councils.

Should you accept this challenge, you and your team will use a corridor in Las Vegas, NV, U.S. and another city of your choosing to apply your creativity and technical skills to propose solutions that will integrate current and future micromobility options safely and efficiently into the urban environment. The goal is to develop innovative design solutions that can best accommodate the needs of all users.

Competition Highlights:

  • There are separate professional and student categories. Two top teams in each category will be invited to present their solutions during #ITENOLA2020. A representative from each team will receive a free meeting registration. A representative from each student team will receive travel reimbursement.
  • Teams can include an unlimited number of participants. The competition is open to all (at least one ITE member must be on a team);
  • Collaboration between urban planners, engineers, architects, and landscape architects, or those studying in different disciplines, among others is encouraged.
  • Submissions will be evaluated on a set of factors, focusing on creative and innovative solutions that are transferable, scalable, and address safety operational, and economic concerns.

Winners will be presented with an ITE Micromobility Sandbox Design Competition Award during the ITE Awards Lunch on August 11 held in conjunction with the Joint ITE International and Southern District Annual Meeting and Exhibition (#ITENOLA2020). Remember that Student membership for 1 year is free!

In addition, winners will receive recognition through ITE’s media, including ITE Journal.

What better way for teams to showcase the innovative techniques of their employer or for students to demonstrate to future employers their readiness to meet the demands the future of transportation holds? For more information, please click here.

What’s next?

Students can contact the ITE Quebec student chapter to form a team. Then the chapter organizes a meeting to share responsibilities.