January 16-17, 2014 // Transforming Transportation 2014, co-organized by EMBARQ and the World Bank, Washington, D.C. Erik Vergel-Tovar, PhD candidate University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Research Fellow, EMBARQ India, presented on land use and transportation integration.
Tags: public transport
- projectLeveraging national funding to advance sustainable transport projects in Mexico
- projectMaking sustainable transport the way to go in Brazilian cities
- projectIntegrated transport system introduces express service and quality improvements
December 10, 2013 // Webinar. Dario Hidalgo, EMBARQ’s Director of Research and Practice, presented a webinar on financing urban transport policies and programs.
November 20, 2013 // Livable Cities Symposium, hosted by EMBARQ Turkey. Salvador Herrera, Deputy Director of EMBARQ Mexico, presented on the role of Mexico City's Metrobús bus rapid transit (BRT) system in integrating transport systems and fostering connections within the city.
October 2013 // ATUQ Conference. Eight building blocks to make sure transport agencies and operators stay focused on converting car users to public transport, keeping current riders, and securing widespread public support.
September 2013 // ALC BRT Center of Excellence Webinar. Safety impact from bus rapid transit (BRT), factors impacting safety performance on bus corridors, and impact of safety countermeasures on operational performance.
The World Bank and EMBARQ Mexico concluded its month-long 2013 Leaders in Urban Transport Planning capacity building program in Mexico City on May 25.
Last month, India’s newest bus rapid transit (BRT) system, iBus, launched trial operations in Indore.