Jim Barbaresso, SVP and National Practice Leader, Intelligent Transportation Systems, and HNTB Fellow at HNTB Corporation, has joined the ITS Vendor Forum.
Barbaresso, who is based in Detroit, has more than three decades of industry experience. Having worked with transportation clients across the country, he has successfully planned, implemented and managed everything from small ITS feasibility studies to some of the largest and most visible ITS programs in the nation. He has previously served as Chair of the ITS World Congress Board of Directors and President of ITS Michigan.
Since 2005, Barbaresso and HNTB have been involved in a growing number of projects related to the national Connected Vehicle initiative, including designing and building one of the first live test beds with the Michigan Department of Transportation. He was active in the 2016 Smart Cities initiative sponsored by the USDOT.
HNTB Corporation is an employee-owned infrastructure firm serving public and private owners and contractors. With more than a century of service in the United States, HNTB understands the life cycle of infrastructure and addresses clients’ most complex technical, financial and operational challenges. Professionals nationwide deliver a full range of infrastructure-related services, including award-winning planning, design, program management and construction management.