Ricard Font
Ricard Font President FGC Barcelona, Spain

Biography

Ricard Font i Hereu was born in 1971. In 2018 he was appointed president of the public company Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya (FGC). Formerly, he held the Secretary of Infrastructures and Mobility and the Directorate General for Transports and Mobility. During his professional career he has practiced law and has held different offices related to the management of infrastructures, transports and mobility at the public sector.

Sessions

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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