DalTRAC Distinguished Lecture Series
Inaugural Speaker: Professor Eric Miller, University of Toronto
Date: Tuesday, June 25th, 3:30 -5:00 p.m.
Location: Alumni Lounge, Engineering B Building, Sexton Campus, 1360 Barrington Street, Halifax, NS (adjacent to the DalTRAC lab)
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 21st.
Please join us for the inaugural lecture of Dalhousie University Transportation Collaboratory’s (DalTRAC) Distinguished Lecture Series. Dr. Eric Miller will share Toronto’s experience in university-government partnerships with respect to transportation data, analysis and modelling. The presentation will also include an overview of integrated urban modelling research that has been supported by this collaborative R&D environment.
One of the seminars includes a model for analysis of transportation-related policy and infrastructure investments.
REMI TranSight: Transportation, Railways, and the Economy
TranSight, our dedicated model for analysis of transportation-related policy and infrastructure investments, brings together regional economic modeling with forecasting and travel demand models (TDMs). Here, we outline the methodology of the model, its integration with TDMs, and how it performs cost-benefit analysis and economic impact analysis on projects and financing scenarios for regional transportation agencies