Public Transport: From provision to operations

You are welcome to join a seminar on Public transport: From provision to operations featuring Professor Nigel Wilson from MIT and three speakers from our Transport Research Institute.

Start date and time

Monday 16 January 2017 3:00 PM

to Monday 16 January 2017 6:00 PM

Event cost


The seminar will take place in the Glassroom at our Merchiston campus, 10 Colinton Road, EH10 5DT from 3pm on Monday 16 January 2017.  

Please confirm your attendance using the register button below.

The programme is as follows:

3.00 - 3.05pm - Iain McIntosh, Edinburgh Napier University, Welcome.

3.05 - 3.15pm - George Lowder, TfE, The importance of enhancing public transport for Edinburgh.

3.15 - 4.00pm - Nigel Wilson, MIT, Using Automated Data Sources to improve the performance of Public Transport Systems: a framework and applications.

4.00 - 4.25pm - Tom Rye, Edinburgh Napier University, Recent Transport Research Institute research on public transport.

4.25 - 4.50pm - Achille Fonzone, Edinburgh Napier University, Determining Fare Structures - Evidence and recommendations from a qualitative survey among transport authorities.

4.50 - 5.15pm - Jonathan Cowie, Edinburgh Napier University, Consumer Sovereignty in the British rail industry.

17:15 - 18:00 - Drinks and nibbles (Apex above the café).

We hope to see you there.