Public Transport: Planning Cities around Mass Transit Networks

MOBILITY
Thursday, November 21 13:45h - 15:45h
Save to calendar 21-11-2019 13:45 21-11-2019 15:45 Europe/Madrid Public Transport: Planning Cities around Mass Transit Networks

Public transport is undeniably a sustainable way of moving around the city as it increases travel time reliability while reducing traffic congestion, thus air pollution. However, the emergence ride hailing, ride sharing and on-demand services, as well as micro-mobility options, forces local governments to adapt. How to take advantage of innovation while steering developments towards truly sustainable urban transport?

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Public transport is undeniably a sustainable way of moving around the city as it increases travel time reliability while reducing traffic congestion, thus air pollution. However, the emergence ride hailing, ride sharing and on-demand services, as well as micro-mobility options, forces local governments to adapt. How to take advantage of innovation while steering developments towards truly sustainable urban transport?

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Schedule

13:45h - 13:50h
Introduction
13:50h - 14:10h
Keynote | Making Urban Trains Smart
14:10h - 14:30h
Theme Talk - Keynote
14:30h - 14:35h
Wrap up
14:35h - 14:50h
Networking Break
14:50h - 15:40h
Panel | Rethinking public transport: how are cities integrating innovation?

Public transport is undeniably a sustainable way of moving around the city as it increases travel time reliability while reducing traffic congestion, thus air pollution. However, the emergence ride hailing, ride sharing and on-demand services, as well as micro-mobility options, forces local governments to adapt. How to take advantage of innovation while steering developments towards truly sustainable urban transport?

15:40h - 15:45h
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