YPT NYC Expert Lecture with Professor Joseph Chow

Join YPT NYC and C2SMART for an expert lecture by NYU Tandon School of Engineering professor Joseph Chow, as he discusses his recently published book, “Informed Urban Transport Systems: Classic and Emerging Mobility Methods toward Smart Cities.” Professor Chow will talk through the need to bridge the gap between urban transportation sciences and data-driven transportation professionals…

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Milos Balac, The Prospects of Urban Air Mobility: where and how it can succeed.

Milos Balac, The Prospects of Urban Air Mobility: where and how it can succeed. Urban Air Mobility is an emerging mobility concept that can potentially disrupt the way we commute. Using Vertical Takeoff and Landing vehicles to move people above congested urban cores, this mobility solution can potentially shift some of the car traffic from ground…

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NYU ITE/ITS Student Chapters Host Women in Transportation Event

NYU ITE/ITS Student Chapters Host Women in Transportation Event NYU’s ITE and ITS student chapters hosted the 2nd Annual Women in Transportation Panel Discussion and Networking Night at C2SMART on March 28, featuring several female leaders from agencies and companies in transportation. The panel included prominent speakers from New York City Department of City Planning…

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Dr. Shengchuan Zhao, Transportation Infrastructure Development Under Rapid Motorization in China

Dr. Shengchuan Zhao, Transportation Infrastructure Development Under Rapid Motorization in China Professor Shengchuan Zhao, Dean of the School of Transportation and Logistics at Dalian University of Technology, presents a seminar on Transportation Infrastructure Development Under Rapid Motorization in China. The talk will cover the following subjects: Rapid Economic Growth and Motorization Transportation Infrastructure Development Dynamics…

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Karl H. Johansson, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

Karl H. Johansson, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden Control of Automated Transport Systems Freight transportation on roads is of utmost importance for our society. It accounts for a significant amount of all energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. In this talk, we will discuss the potential future of road goods transportation and how…

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Alejandro Henao, National Renewable Energy Lab Mobility Researcher

Alejandro Henao, National Renewable Energy Lab Mobility Researcher How is ride-hailing affecting mobility and energy use? Disruptive technology and emerging mobility services are redefining passenger travel. Ride-hailing companies (such as Uber, and Lyft) are one such service that gained rapid market share in the past few years and have a notable impact across multiple domains…

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