On 11 August, 2016, UC Berkeley's Transportation Sustainability Research Center (TSRC) in partnership with California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) hosted a workshop "Moving Toward a Sustainable California: Exploring Livability, Accessibility & Prosperity" at the David Brower Center in Berkeley, California. The day long event included presentations by experts on current planning processes and tools for prosperity, accessibility, and livability performance metrics. Towards the latter half of the workshop, participants from several jurisdictions and organizations provided their insight into the issues, and highlighted their concerns for corridor level development before concluding the day with a closing plenary session.
To download a complete summary of the event, click here: http://innovativemobility.org/wp-content/uploads/Caltrans_Scores_Worksho...
For a link to the “Moving Toward A Sustainable California: exploring livability, accessibility, & prosperity” white paper, click here: http://innovativemobility.org/wp-content/uploads/Caltrans-Scores-White-P...
For a link to the presentations click here: http://innovativemobility.org/?page_id=955
On January 10, 2016, Professor Susan Shaheen of UC Berkeley’s Transportation Sustainability Research Center (TSRC) and Prachi Vakharia of Ride Amigos hosted the “Multi-Modal Mobility and Sharing Economy: Shaping The Future Market Through Policy & Research” workshop at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington DC. It was organized as part of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) 95th Annual Meeting. The workshop was sponsored by the following subcommittees: AP020, AP020(1), AP020(2), and AP040. The workshop facilitated a dialogue among nearly 120 participants around new developments in the shared mobility sphere.
To download a complete summary of the event, featured in Transportation Research Board's E-Circular: http://onlinepubs.trb.org/onlinepubs/circulars/ec210.pdf
The Disrupting Mobility Summit was held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) campus in Cambridge, between November 11 and 13, 2015. The event was a joint effort of the Transportation Sustainability Research Center (TSRC) University of California (UC), Berkeley; London School of Economics (LSE) Cities of LSE, and MIT’s Media Lab. Held over two days, the conference was comprised of keynote sessions, breakout panels, a hackathon, and a poster session. It gathered experts in the urban mobility space from the private and public sectors, including the Deputy Secretary of Transportation, Victor Mendez.
To view and download a synopsis of proceedings: http://innovativemobility.org/?project=disrupting-mobility-summit-a-syno...
Videos of the event can be found here: http://www.disrupting-mobility.org/video
On September 8, 2015, UC Berkeley’s Transportation Sustainability Research Center (TSRC), in partnership with the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), hosted “Shared Mobility: A Sustainability and Technologies Workshop” at the UC Davis Conference Center. The workshop facilitated a dialogue among nearly 100 participants representing 28 organizations.
To download a complete summary of the event: http://innovativemobility.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Caltrans_Shared...
To watch videos of the welcome and panel sessions of the workshop: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0pQzmqZp4_c&index=1&list=PL_GfAGeT4syPsT...
To download the “Shared Mobility: Definitions, Industry Developments, and Early Understanding” document produced as part of this workshop: http://innovativemobility.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/SharedMobility_...