USF Transportation Seminar Series 

A Transit-Oriented Highway Seminar

to be held virtually on Friday, September 18th at 12 noon ET via Microsoft Teams (conference ID is 495 510 442#) 

In this presentation, Mr. Ming Gao will discuss the regional bus transit project, a major project of Tampa Bay Next for providing more mobility options to trip across Tampa Bay.  Mr. Ming Gao, P.E. is the Modal Development Administrator for the Florida Department of Transportation, District 7.  He has been with FDOT for over 28 years. His previous experience in FDOT includes Traffic Operations, Drainage Design, Project Management, Environmental Management, and Planning.  In his current role, he is responsible for the development and implementation of the district’s public transportation programs that support aviation, rail, seaport, transit, freight, and intermodal connections.   He is a graduate of USF and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Florida. 

If you have any questions, contact CTECH co-PI, Professor Yu Zhang at

For the full list of speakers in fall 2020 and Microsoft Teams conference ID for joining in the seminar, please visit the “Lab News” on 

Mr. Ming Gao’s “A Transit-Oriented Highway” (pdf)