Event Wrap Up: General Assembly at TRB18

01 / 22 / 2018

During Transportation Research Board (TRB) 97th Annual Meeting in Washington, we had had our General Assembly. Here we talked about the main project of the Centre on 2017 and give feedback to improve our work this year. The meeting was held on January 10th, at the World Resources Institute (WRI) offices.

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  • Cristina Albuquerque (WRI Brasil)
  • Darío Hidalgo (WRI)
  • Brenda Medeiros (WRI Brasil)
  • Graham Cavanagh (ITDP)
  • Aimee Gauthier (ITDP)
  • Dana Yanocha (ITDP)
  • Michael Kodransky (ITDP)
  • Laurel Paget-Seekins (MBTA)
  • Juan Carlos Muñoz (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile)
  • Viviana Aranda (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile)
  • José Miguel de la Vega (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile)
  • Patricia Galilea (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile)
  • Lake Sagaris (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile)
  • Ricardo Giesen (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile)
  • Jaime Soza (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile)
  • Ignacio Tiznado (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile)
  • Joanna Moody (MIT)
  • Nigel Wilson (MIT)
  • Neema Nassir (MIT)
  • Prof. Manoranjan Parida (Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee)
  • Mark Phillips (WMATA)
  • Henry Ochieng (KARA)
  • Geert Schoors (Bridgestone)
  • Ling Zhao (Bridgestone)
  • Dr. Ch. Ravi Sekhar (CSIR- Central Road Research Institute)
  • Gail Jennings (University of Cape Town)
  • Jackie Klopp (Columbia University)
  • Kayleigh Campbell (Columbia University)
  • Christo Venter (University of Pretoria)
  • Henrik Nolmark (VREF)
  • Aileen Carrigan (Bespoke Transit Solutions)
  • Corinne Mulley (The University of Sydney)
  • Anson Stewart (Conveyal)

We also had the following presentations:

  • Ignacio Tiznado Transport Justice: insights and challenges PUC
  • Anson Stewart Web-based network analysis tools for sketch planning and
    stakeholder engagement Conveyal
  • Joanna Moody Development and Validation of Measures of Car Pride and
    Bus Shame MIT
  • Juan Carlos Muñoz LEARNING GUIDE: BRT Systems – Design principles and
    recommendations for improved performance PUC
  • Laurel Paget-Seekins Building service planning tools from inferred OD models MBTA
  • Neema Nassir Bayesian Inference of Passenger Boarding Strategies at
    Express Stops with Real-time Bus Arrival Information MIT
  • Christo Venter Trajectories for adaptation of BRT concepts in African
    cities UP
  • Jaime Soza The underlying effect of public transport reliability over users’ satisfaction PUC
  • Corinne Mulley Prospects for switching out of conventional transport
    services to mobility as a service subscription plans – results from a stated choice study and next steps USydney