Study Results Provide Insight into the “Pink Tax” on Transportation

A new study conducted by the Rudin Center for Transportation at NYU Wagner and supported by C2SMART revealed some insights into transportation’s “Pink Tax,” a term used for the extra cost for products and services for women. Some highlights from the study included: 75% of women surveyed reported experiencing harassment or theft on public transportation,…

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Jonathan Peters, Variation in Household Spending on Transportation Services – Urban, Rural and City Specific Differences

Jonathan Peters, Variation in Household Spending on Transportation Services – Urban, Rural and City Specific Differences Dr. Jonathan Peters, Professor of Finance at The College of Staten Island of the City University of New York, presents a seminar at C2SMART on “Variation in Household Spending on Transportation Services – Urban, Rural and City Specific Differences.” U.S. Households…

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C2SMART Professors Present at NJIT Technology and Society Forum

C2SMART Professors Present at NJIT Technology and Society Forum C2SMART Director Kaan Ozbay and Professor Hani Nassif, C2SMART’s Associate Director for Outreach and Technology Transfer, gave a joint presentation at October’s NJIT Technology and Society Forum on the topic of strategies for strengthening city infrastructure and building resilient cities. The two experts, who have collaborated…

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C2SMART Hosts 6th NYC Symposium on Connected and Autonomous Vehicles

C2SMART Hosts 6th NYC Symposium on Connected and Autonomous Vehicles As autonomous and connected vehicle technology becomes increasingly sophisticated, the question becomes not if a world of self-driving cars will become a reality, but when. But as widespread deployment approaches, increasingly urgent concerns about safety, security, privacy and legal issues surrounding connected and autonomous vehicles…

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NYU ITE/ITS Smart Cities Tech and Career Talks Series: Amazon

November 5, 2018 6:30pm – 7:30pm Location: 6 Metrotech Center, 4th Floor Join the NYU ITE/ITS chapter for the Smart Cities Tech & Career Talks series. The event will bring professionals from Amazon to NYU Tandon’s campus discuss what the company does as a global leader in logistics. The guest speakers will share their personal working experience, interview tips (both…

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Shanjiang Zhu, Assessing Travel Behavior Responses to Transit Network Disruptions Using Innovative Data Collection Methods

Shanjiang Zhu, Assessing Travel Behavior Responses to Transit Network Disruptions Using Innovative Data Collection Methods Dr. Shanjiang Zhu, Associate Professor in the Volgenau School of Engineering at George Mason University, presented a seminar at C2SMART on “Assessing Travel Behavior Responses to Transit Network Disruptions Using Innovative Data Collection Methods.”   Abstract: This study investigates the…

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