CUTR Webcast Recording: Benefits of Open-source Software to Transit Agencies

May 25, 2017, 12:00PM (ET) Benefits of Open-source Software to Transit Agencies Technology is rapidly changing the transit industry in many ways. Riders now expect state-of-the-art transit information tools in their pockets including journey planners and real-time information. Fortunately, the world of open source transit applications is making it easier for transit agencies to deploy…

Dr. Pei-Sung Lin receives ICTPA’s Distinguished Service Award

During the 30th Annual Meeting of the International Chinese Transportation Professionals Association (ICTPA) on May 19-21, 2017 held in Houston, Texas, Dr. Pei-Sung Lin received the ICTPA’s Distinguished Service Award for recognition of his outstanding service and significant contribution to the ICTPA as Immediate Past President, President, 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President, and Florida…

American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Bus and Paratransit Conference

The Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) participated at the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Bus and Paratransit Conference this month. Lisa Staes, Program Director, Transit Safety and Workforce Development Programs, made a presentation that was well received in the session Safety Management Systems (SMS) – Transit Agency Implementation. She also chaired a great session…

CUTR Webcast Recording: Gendered Intersections: Public Administrators’ Views of Gender & Its Role in Transportation Decisionmaking

May 11, 2017, 12:00PM (ET) Gendered Intersections: Public Administrators’ Views of Gender & Its Role in Transportation Decisionmaking This webcast will explore transportation administrators’ views of the role of gender in public decisionmaking. What gets built? How? Why? For whom? This webcast tackles the difficulty of examining the role that gender considerations play in transportation…