Events

Pathfinder Summit
June 26-27, 2018 (1.5 days)
Salt Lake City, Utah

Road Weather Management Stakeholder Meeting
September 18-20, 2018 (2.5 days)
Louisville, Kentucky

2018 Fall Aurora Board Meeting
October 16-18, 2018
Columbus, Ohio
(more details to follow)

Who We Are

Aurora is an international partnership of public road agencies working together to perform joint road weather research. This site is designed to introduce the program, its partners, and its research.

Why Join Aurora?

  • to to set the agenda for collaborative research, development, and deployment of road weather information systems (RWIS).
  • to to multiply your agency's financial resources to address its most pressing RWIS-related challenges.
  • to to develop relationships with national and international, public and private leaders in RWIS equipment, decision support systems, standards, and training.

Features

Aurora Storm Simulation Training Program
This training program uses actual winter situations to mimic the decisions a maintenance supervisor makes.

Aurora will be represented in the standards development for Connected Vehicle and Road Weather (SAE J2945.X) Committee

Events Introduce Strategies for Weather-Savvy Roads
Presentations at three events enabled transportation professionals to learn about the EDC-4 road weather management – weather-savvy roads innovation.

Update to the USDOT Road Weather Management Program
The details of the Road Weather Management Program are available here.