Experimentation in transportation often involves wheels on the ground. But, what if you could help make cities better via experimentation without a large capital investment? Can data and simulation make that happen? Sidewalk Labs’ David Ory and TransLoc’s Director of Quantitative Mobility Elaine McVey answer these questions and more at the intersection of transit, data, simulation, behavior, and decision-making.
Many recognize that transit is in a transformational era. But, how can the industry leverage the tools at its disposal to become harbingers of smart mobility and heartbeats of smart cities? Panelists Gabe Klein, Doug Kaufman, Peter Hirshberg and moderator Rahul Kumar dive into this issue (and audience questions) during our Smart Cities, Smart Mobility panel from October 2017.
In just a few days, transit industry folks from across the country will converge on Atlanta for this year’s APTA EXPO*. Between the EXPO floor (with over 800 exhibitors from across the globe), presentations, panels and learning sessions, there’s no shortage of events to attend. Here are a few of our top picks. SUNDAY, OCTOBER 8 Technical Tour of MARTA … Read More
If you’re not familiar with Paratransit, you should be. As a special transportation service for people with disabilities, Paratransit is often provided as a supplement to fixed-route bus and rail systems by public transit agencies. These agencies’ Paratransit services come in a variety of forms, and vary widely in their degree of flexibility. Without Paratransit, however, countless Americans would be … Read More
What are you doing on April 22? As spring is in full bloom, the environmental movement is in full swing celebrating Earth Day. How did this day come to exist? Back in 1970, US Senator Nelson wanted to focus the public’s attention onto major sustainability issues, like air and water pollution, and thus, the environmental movement was born. Since then, … Read More
TransLoc, Memphis Area Transit Authority and Uber Launch Pilot Memphis, TN, March 22, 2016—TransLoc, a leading provider of transit technology, along with partners Uber and the Memphis Area Transit Authority (MATA), are launching a pilot of the TransLoc Rider mobile app with Uber in Memphis. TransLoc Rider helps people get to and from the bus stop with ease, making … Read More
Recruiting Beta Testers for TransLoc Rider Transit Mobile App with Uber Memphis, T.N., February 22, 2016—TransLoc®, a leading provider of transportation technology, is recruiting beta testers to provide feedback on TransLoc Rider with Uber for Memphis Area Transit Authority. The Rider mobile app simplifies multimodal travel, providing passengers with the best option to get to their destination. Individuals in Memphis … Read More
TransLoc Recruiting Beta Testers of Rider with Uber Integration for GoTriangle Transit Agency Durham, N.C., February 4, 2016—TransLoc®, a leading provider of transportation technology, is recruiting beta testers to provide feedback on the TransLoc Rider app with Uber integration. Individuals in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill are encouraged to join the Triangle Riders beta group and help create the … Read More
Hello there. My name is Alex Gibson, and I’m a product manager here at TransLoc. Two weeks ago we announced TransLoc’s partnership with Uber and gave a sneak peek at how the integration will work. Now that I’m able to discuss our plans publicly, I’d like to ask for your help. As a product manager, my job is to leverage … Read More
I’ve spent my entire 46-year career in public transportation, seeking to make transit meet the needs of people in communities across the US. I’ve experienced firsthand what it’s like to provide a public transit system in older cities, like Boston and Cleveland, and fast growing newer urban areas, like Charlotte and Seattle, including competing against private transportation. Providing quality transit … Read More
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