Session No. 3C

New Ideas about Bikes and Pedestrians at Intersections

This session will cover the new guidance for pedestrian and bicycle safety at intersections and interchanges along with real world examples of what some cities are doing in for their cyclist and pedestrian populations.

Moderator: Joe Rusiewicz, P.E., TranSystems  

  • The 20 Flags Method: A Quantitative Analysis of Pedestrian & Bicycle Quality at Intersections, Bastian Schroeder, P.E., PhD, principal engineer, Kittelson & Associates, Inc.


Bastian Schroeder is a recognized leader in the transportation industry who is helping guide transportation emerging trends and technologies. His areas of expertise include traffic operations on surface streets and freeways, pedestrian accessibility issues, pedestrian-bicycle operations, multimodal design, safety studies, and specialized field data collection. Schroeder’s background includes conducting research on behalf of the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP), Strategic Highway Research Program 2 (SHRP 2), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE), and National Highway Institute (NHI). He has participated, as author or co-author, in publishing over 70 journal articles and conference proceedings and has given numerous presentations at state and national conferences.

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Dec. 10, 2020

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.




The Transportation Engineering and Safety Conference (TESC) attracts professionals from throughout Pennsylvania, the mid-Atlantic region, and the country. It is an authoritative source of information on pressing issues from some of the foremost experts in transportation today.

Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute

201 Transportation Research Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4710

Phone: 814-865-1891