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TSA is looking for the Next Generation Checkpoint Queue Design Model to apply a scientific and simulation modeling approach to meet the dynamic security screening environment.

Department of Homeland Security - Transportation Security Administration

Total Cash Prizes Offered: $15,000
Type of Challenge: Ideas
Submission Start: 07/28/2014 12:00 AM ET
Submission End: 08/15/2014 12:00 AM ET

This challenge is externally hosted.

You can view the challenge details here: https://www.innocentive.com/ar/challenge/9933343

Description

The new queue design should include, but not limited to the following queue lanes: TSA Pre-check, Standard, Premier Passengers (1st class, business class, frequent fliers, etc.), Employee and Flight Crews, and PWD (wheelchair access). The concept will be used to develop a model to be applied in decision analysis and to take in considerations of site specific requirements, peak and non-peak hours, flight schedules and TSA staffing schedules.