GENERAL ASSEMBLY AGENDA
12:30 Lunch will be served, open discussion.
13:00 – 13:15 Juan Carlos Muñoz, Presentation of the CoE (10-min + discussion)
13:15 – 13:45 Dario Hidalgo, Observatory: current state of the database, benchmark reports and case studies (15-min + discussion)
13:45 – 14:15 Rosário Macário, LS2, Exploring the complexity of policy design: Develop a formal structure for retrospective analysis of the various policy components interplaying, and finally a dynamic systems model to search for well-designed and promising policy packages (15-min + discussion)
14:15 – 14:45 Chris Zegras, LS3, From vision to promise to delivery: Reconstruction of selected BRT cases covered by the Observatory, with a sliding focus over the components of those cases (15-min + discussion)
14:45 – 15:15 Ricardo Giesen, LO1, Explore innovative ways to manage and control BRT services (15-min + discussion)
15:15 – 15:35 BREAK
15:35 – 16:15 Brendan Finn, Presentation of the Bus with High Level of Service (BHLS) report (20-min + discussion)
16:15 – 16:45 Toni Lindau, LT1, Development, calibration and validation of bus-following model to support analyses and evaluation of alternative BRT strategies under different scenarios (15-min + discussion)
16:45 – 17:15 John Attanucci, LT4, Develop guidelines for planning, design and financing of integrated BRT-based public transport systems (15-min + discussion).
17:15 – 17:45 Juan Carlos Munoz, LT5, Modeling reliability, cost, travel times, safety, comfort and other relevant variables of modal choice (15-min + discussion).
E1: Assessment of needs in Training and Educational Gaps
LT1: Assessing the Performance of BRT Systems: Econometric Modelling and Case Studies
LT5: Modeling reliability, cost, travel times, safety, comfort and other relevant variables of modal choice