BRT+ General Assembly January 16th

BRT+ Centre of Excellence will have its General Assembly on Wednesday 16th, 12:30 to 5:30pm.


During the event an update of our recent research will be presented as well as our main findings.

The entrance is free, just register yourself on the following link.


Location: World Resources Institute (WRI) offices, Harmon Center, 8th Floor.

10 G Street NE Suite 800, Washington, District of Columbia, USA.



12:30pm Reception Lunch


1:10pm Oppening. Ricardo Giesen

1:20pm Scaling up innovative participatory design for public transportation planning. Chris Zegras

1:45pm Valuating improvements on the accessibility to public transport for people with reduced mobility or disability. Sebastián Raveau

2:05pm ITLS and the bus industry: Partners, projects and programs. Yale Wong

2:25pm An operations analysis of open versus closed services for the Rea Vaya BRT in Johannesburg. Gary Hayes

2:45pm Improving public transport quality throught benchmarking analysis. Cristina Albuquerque


3:05pm Coffee Break


3:25pm Showcasing ITLS: Shining the spotlight on our MaaS research. Yale Wong

3:45pm Risk Preference and Autonomous Vehicles. Shenhao Wang

4:00pm A holistica analysis of transport-related inequalities among socioeconomic groups in Santigo, Chile. Ignacio Tiznado

4:20pm Public transport reliability causes and effects. Jaime Soza

4:40pm Gender, Social Interaction, and Mobility Sharing. Hongmou Zhang

4:55pm updates and next steps. Cristina Albuquerque


5:15pm Closing remarks