Denver DRT Workshop

From Demand Responsive Transportation to Mobility on Demand: The Impact of Technology on DRT in the era of Smart Cities

1560 Broadway, Denver, CO | 19th floor conference room | May 3-4, 2016

Day 1: May 3rd, 2016

Welcoming Remarks and Workshop Expectations

– Welcoming Remarks and Workshop Expectations

Session 1: Setting the Table for the Discussion: Exploring Broader Changes to the World of Mobility

– Mobility Scenario Game (J.D. Schneeberger, Noblis)

Session 2: Mobility Services for All Americans: Enhancing Coordination of Mobility Services through Technology

– Mobility Services for All Americans (MSAA) (Carol Schweiger,  Schweiger Consulting; Murat Omay, Battelle)

– Atlanta Project Site Overview (Renee Autumn Ray, Atlanta Regional Commission)

– Denver Project Site Overview (Lenna Kottke, Via Mobility Services)

– San Luis Obispo Project Site Overview (Mark Shaffer,  United Cerebral Palsy/Ride-On)

Session 3: DRT Service Delivery and Technology

– The Use of ITS to Enhance Coordination of Transit and HST in Multi-Operator Environments: The Concept of TMCC (Brendon Hemily, ITSA)

– One Call One Click: Facilitating Access Through Technology to Mobility Services and Trip Request (Kevin Chambers, Ride Connection)

– The Use of Technology in Delivering DRT for the General Public: Denver Call-n-Ride (Jeff Becker, RTD)

Tour of RTD Call-n-Ride System

Day 2: May 4th, 2016

Opening Comments

Session 4: Integrating On-Demand Services into your Transportation Systems

– Technology effectiveness through standardization and interoperability (Suzanne O’Neill, TransitPlus)

– The intersection of Paratransit, Mobility on Demand and Technology (Roger Teal, DemandTrans Solutions)

– Perspective on Shared Use Services and Mobility on Demand (Colin Murphy, Shared Use Mobility Center)

Session 5: Panel Discussion on Public/Private Partnerships

Moderator: Patrick Son, ITS America

Panelists: Matt George (Bridj), Mike Pletsch (car2go), Carl Allen (Transdev on Demand), Tracy Harris (MV Transportation)

Group Discussion: Mobility on Demand and Smart Cities – Explore Benefits and Challenges of DRT, MOD and Technology in an Integrated Transportation Systems Ecosystem

Closing Comments

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