7 November 2014

Programme

9.00 - 10.30 Session 4 - OPERATIONS  ECONOMICS
 

Chair: Guido DEL MESE, General Manager, ASSTRA  – Italian National Association of Urban Transport Companies, Rome

  • Growth with Operational Solutions

Jack REQUA, WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY, United States of America

  • Operational excellence in growth management

Martin LANGLOIS, Business advisor - Busines unit bus, SOCIETE DES TRANSPORTS INTERCOMMUNAUX DE BRUXELLES, Belgium

  • “Policies and measures to promote bus services – case study in Hong Kong”

Evan AUYANG, Deputy Managing Director, THE KOWLOON MOTOR BUS CO (1933) LTD., China

Discussion with participants

10.30 - 11.00

Coffee break

11.00 – 13.00 Session 5 - NEW  TECHNOLOGIES AND INNOVATION
 

Chair: Thierry WAGENKNECHT, Chairman of the UITP Bus Committee

  • Our Avlis’ implementation experience

Carl DESROSIERS, SOCIETE DE TRANSPORT DE MONTREAL, Canada

  • Efficient scheduling of integrated transport in LATAM

Julián LARA JIMÉNEZ, GOAL SYSTEMS, Spain

  • Improving transit signal priority performance using in-bus green light optimal speed advisory (glosa) system

Marcin SEREDYNSKI, PUBLIC RESEARCH CENTRE HENRI TUDOR, Luxemburg

  • 3ibs – The intelligent, innovative, integrated bus systems

Francisco GONZALEZ-BALMAS, Technical Director, TMB, Barcelona and and Vice-Chairman UITP Bus Committee, preceded by an introduction by Michele TOZZI, EU Projects Manager, 3iBS, UITP, Belgium

  • NODES, improving multimodal urban interchanges

Antonio GARCÍA PASTOR, Head of Studies and Planning Department, Consorcio Regional de Transportes de Madrid (CRTM), Madrid, Spain

 

 

CLOSING REMARKS BY FRANCISCO GONZALEZ-BALMAS AND MIKE WESTON

13.00 End of Conference