NOCOE #YTSMO Contest! Win a trip to the TRB 2017 Annual Meeting

The National Operations Center of Excellence (NOCoE), in partnership with the Transportation Research Board (TRB), is sponsoring a “(#YTSMO) Why Transportation Systems Management and Operations” contest for the “YoungTSMO” generation.

We are looking for students to create a 30-60 second video explaining Y-Transportation Systems Management and Operations matters to them as future TSMO professionals.

To be eligible, you must be a student at any level and 1) follow us on Twitter (@NOCoEOp1) and 2) Like us/subscribe to our LinkedIn page and 3) Sign up for our newsletter (HERE).

You may submit a video via social media; please make sure you tag #YTSMO #NOCoE #TSMO #@nocoeop1  for us to view your submission. You are also required to send your contact information to Patrick Son, Managing Director of NOCoE at The deadline for video submissions is December 1, 2016.  Winners will be notified in early December.  

The top 2 video submissions will receive paid registration and travel to TRB’s 96th Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, January 8-12th, 2017. The winners will also have the opportunity to take part in a 30-minute meeting with the NOCoE managing director and an NOCoE board member. The chosen students will also have the opportunity to write a short article for the NOCoE newsletter about their experience at the TRB annual meeting.

Students are encouraged to visit Why TSMO and TSMO Resources pages on the NOCoE website at to find out more about TSMO. Contacting local TSMO professionals is encouraged!!

We look forward to your submissions! ​