Event Wrap Up: General Assembly at TRB16

Our General Assembly this year was held on Tuesday January 12th, at the EMBARQ office at Washington DC. Assistants had the chance to observe and give feedback to the progress reached by the projects in the Centre. This years’ participants were:

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  • Aimee Gauthier – ITDP
  • Amit Bhatt – WRI India
  • Anders Brännström – VREF
  • Anqi Zhao – WRI
  • Carlos Bueno – Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Carlos Mojica – Inter-American Development Bank
  • Christopher Zegras – MIT
  • Corinne Mulley – The University of Sydney
  • Daniela Facchini – WRI Brasil
  • Darío Hidalgo – WRI
  • Erin Cooper – WRI
  • Fred Salvucci – MIT
  • Gerhard Menckhoff – World Bank Group, retired
  • Hans Lobel – Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Henrik Nolmark – VREF
  • Holger Dalkmann – WRI
  • Homero Larrain – Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Ignacia Torres – Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Jaime Soza – Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Jeffrey Rosenblum – MIT
  • Juan Carlos Muñoz – Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Juan Miguel Velásquez – WRI
  • Kim LUA – WRI
  • Lake Sagaris – Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Luis N. Filipe – Universidade de Lisboa
  • Madhav Pai – WRI India
  • Markus Niehaus – Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Matthew Beck – The University of Sydney
  • Nicolás Estupiñan – CAF
  • Nigel Wilson – MIT
  • Patricia Galilea – Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Paulo Custodio – Consultant
  • Ricardo Giesen – Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Robert Cervero – University of California, Berkeley
  • Rosário Macário – Universidade de Lisboa
  • Sam Zimmerman – Consultant
  • Vasco Reis – Universidade de Lisboa
  • Vineet John – WRI
  • Wei Li – WRI

These were the projects presented during the meeting:

  • Patricia Galilea: «Valuing urban attributes for a bus corridor in a residential choice experiment context» PDF presentation
  • Corinne Mulley: «Value uplift of BRT in Brisbane» PDF presentation
  • Markus Niehaus: «Accessibility and equity indicators: approach for wider transport project assessment in Chile» PDF presentation
  • Christopher Zegras: «Participatory tool and results of the Boston implementation / Pilot on smartphone user satisfaction to be implemented on Boston’s SilverLine» PDF presentation
  • Juan Carlos Muñoz: «The Alameda-Providencia BRT corridor in Santiago de Chile. A process our BRT Centre initiated and helped develop» PDF presentation
  • Rosário Macário: «Institutional and Organizational Design and Contractual Relations» PDF presentation
  • Ricardo Giesen: «MOOC: Análisis de Sistemas de Transporte» PDF presentation
  • Dario Hidalgo: «Improving Operations of TransMilenio: collaboration from Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, and Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile» PDF presentation
  • Lake Sagaris: «Mobilizing ecologies: Participation and Intermodality to Build Coalitions Pro-Sustainable Transport & BRT» PDF presentation
  • Daniela Facchini: «BRTData Update» PDF presentation
  • Homero Larrain: «When and where are bus express services justified?» PDF presentation
  • Juan Miguel Velásquez: «Next Generation of BRT in China» PDF presentation

Photos of the General Assembly:


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