COTA History Timeline


1996

NACOTA Founded & 1st BOD Elected

1997

First NACOTA Annual Meeting

1998

First NACOTA Technical Symposium & 2nd BOD Elected

1999

First NACOTA & WCTA Joint Annual Technical Symposium
NACOTA Newsletter Vol.2, No. 1-2

2000

Third NACOTA Annual Technical Symposium & 3rd BOD Elected
NACOTA Newsletter Vol.3, No. 1-2

2001

4th NACOTA Annual Technical Symposium & Annual Meeting
The 1st ICCTP Conference, Shanghai, China.
NACOTA Newsletter Vol.4, No. 1-2

2002

5th NACOTA Annual Technical Symposium (Joint with WCTA) & Annual Meeting
International Workshop on ITS and Highway Safety — A Great Success
NACOTA Newsletter Vol.5, No. 1
The 2nd ICCTP Conference, Nanjing, China

2003

6th NACOTA Annual Technical Symposium (Joint with WCTA) & Annual Meeting
NACOTA Newsletter Vol.6, No. 1
1st Sino-US International Conference on Pavement Technology, Shanghai, China
The 3rd ICCTP Conference, Beijing, China

2004

7th NACOTA Annual Technical Symposium (Joint with WCTA) & Annual Meeting
NACOTA Newsletter Vol.7, No. 1
1st NACOTA US-China International Conference on Pavement Rehabilitation & Maintenance
The 4th ICCTP Conference, Wuhan, China

2005

8th NACOTA Annual Technical Symposium (Joint with WCTA) & Annual Meeting
NACOTA Newsletter Vol.8, No. 1
The 5th ICCTP Conference, Xi'an, China

2006

9th NACOTA Annual Technical Symposium (Joint with WCTA) & Annual Meeting
NACOTA Newsletter Vol.9, No. 1
The 6th ICCTP Conference, Dalian, China

2007

10th NACOTA Annual Technical Symposium (Joint with WCTA) & Annual Meeting
NACOTA Newsletter Vol.10, No. 1
The 7th ICCTP Conference, Shanghai, China

2008

11th NACOTA Annual Technical Symposium (Joint with WCTA) & Annual Meeting
NACOTA Newsletter Vol.11, No. 1
The 8th ICCTP Conference, Chengdu, China

2009

12th NACOTA Annual Technical Symposium (Joint with WCTA) & Annual Meeting
NACOTA Newsletter Vol.12, No. 1
The 9th ICCTP Conference, Harbin, China

2010

13th NACOTA Annual Technical Symposium (Joint with WCTA) & Annual Meeting
COTA
NACOTA/COTA Newsletter Vol.13, No. 1-2
The 10th ICCTP Conference, Beijing, China

2011

14th COTA/WCTA Symposium & COTA Annual Meeting
Revising COTA ByLaw
Launch of COTA European Chapter
ICCTP becomes CICTP
The 11th ICCTP Conference, Nanjing, China
COTA Newsletter Vol.14, No. 1-2

2012

15th COTA/WTCA Annual Symposium
COTA Newsletter Vol.15, No. 1
COTA launches bi-weekly E-News
The 12th CICTP Conference, Beijing, China
COTA Newsletter Vol.15, No. 2

2013

16th COTA Annual Symposium
COTA VIP Dinner
The 13th CICTP Conference, Shenzhen, China
COTA Newsletter Vol.16, No. 1

2014

15th COTA Annual Symposium
COTA launches Asia-Pacific Chapter
COTA Newsletter Vol.17, No. 1
The 14th CICTP Conference, Changsha, China
COTA Newsletter Vol.17, No. 2
COTA launched on-line membership registration system

2015