UTTRI Faculty Snapshot: Professor Michael J. Widener

Michael Widener
What aspects of transportation does your research address?
I’m interested in how transportation networks facilitate or possibly limit our potential to be healthy. Currently my team and I are looking at how transportation affects a household’s ability to access healthy foods and maintain healthy diets. Read more

Upcoming Events

Sep
21
Fri
11:00 am Integrated Staffing and Scheduli... @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
Integrated Staffing and Scheduli... @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
Sep 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Integrated Staffing and Scheduling for Service Systems via Stochastic Integer Programming @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103 | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Many practical planning, design and operational problems involve making decisions under uncertainty. Also, most of them include some integer decisions. Stochastic integer programming (SIP) is a useful tool for dealing with uncertainty and integrality requirements... Read more »
Sep
23
Sun
all-day Automotive UI ’18 @ Sheraton Centre Hotel, Toronto
Automotive UI ’18 @ Sheraton Centre Hotel, Toronto
Sep 23 – Sep 25 all-day
Automotive UI '18 @ Sheraton Centre Hotel, Toronto | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
AutomotiveUI, the ACM International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications, is the premier forum for UI research in the automotive domain. The conference brings together researchers and practitioners interested in both the... Read more »
Sep
28
Fri
11:00 am David Kuperman: King Street Tran... @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
David Kuperman: King Street Tran... @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
Sep 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
David Kuperman: King Street Transit Pilot and Other Strategies to Improve Surface Transit Performance in the City of Toronto @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103 | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Downtown population and employment growth in Toronto have led to daily ridership on the King Street streetcar, which operates in mixed traffic, being higher than on any other surface transit route. Various operational improvements were... Read more »
Oct
11
Thu
8:30 am Ontario Road Safety Forum – 4th ... @ Galbraith Building, Room 202
Ontario Road Safety Forum – 4th ... @ Galbraith Building, Room 202
Oct 11 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
9 am – 4:30 pm (Registration begins at 8:30 am) Please register early to reserve your place, as seating is limited.  Registrations will be accepted until September 21 or capacity has been reached. To register,... Read more »