BRT+ General Assembly 2024. January 10th. 9:30am – 1:30pm

The BRT+ Centre of Excellence invites you to its General Assembly 2024.

The General Assembly will be face-to-face and livestream. For registration, use the following link:

Date: January 10th
Time: 09:30am – 1:30pm
World Resources Institute (WRI) offices, LargeConference Room, 7th floor, 10 G Street NE Suite 800, Washington, District of Columbia


The admission is free of charge.

Programme (EST time)

09:30 Registration and welcome coffee

10:00 Welcome. Ricardo Giesen – PUC

10:05 The 2024 BRT Standard: Context, Quality, Resilience. Jacob Mason – ITDP

10:25 NDC implementation and public transport: a review of global climate action for sustainable mobility. Ben Welle – WRI

10:45 Electrifying the paratransit sector: Assessing feasibility through simulation. Christo Venter – U. Pretoria

11:05 Chicago Transit Rider Interviews: Lived Experiences, Equity, and Paths for Reparative Planning. Anson Stewart – MIT

11:25 Break

11:50 Gender, Social Equity, and E-Buses. Sarah Cassius – WRI

12:10 Giving voice to women in public transport. Keiko Porath – PUC

12:30 Mobility justice work. Chris Zegras – MIT

12:50 Universal accessibility in transport in developing countries. Patricia Galilea – PUC

13:10 Final Discussion

13:30 End