UTTRI Faculty Snapshot: Associate Professor Shauna Brail

Shauna Brail on St. George Street

Shauna Brail on St. George Street, University of Toronto

What aspects of transportation does your research address?
My research looks at the impact of ride-hailing on cities. In the first stage, I examined the role of government and processes of developing regulation as ride-hailing came to be accepted across Canada, particularly in Toronto.  Currently, my focus is on the global economic geography of ride-hailing Read more

Upcoming Events

Jun
27
Thu
3:00 pm Hall, Baum-Snow: June 27 Future ... @ BA 2139
Hall, Baum-Snow: June 27 Future ... @ BA 2139
Jun 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Hall, Baum-Snow: June 27 Future of Urban Mobility Seminar @  BA 2139
June 27, 3-5 p.m. Two presentations from two speakers, followed by Q&A and discussion. “How is Uber Affecting Public Transit?” Professor Jonathan Hall, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics and Munk School of Global Affairs and... Read more »
Jul
5
Fri
11:00 am Bus Bridging Decision-Support To... @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
Bus Bridging Decision-Support To... @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
Jul 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bus Bridging Decision-Support Toolkit: Optimization Framework and Policy Analysis - Alaa Itani @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
Urban rail systems suffer frequently from unexpected service disruptions which can result in severe user delays and dissatisfaction. “Bus Bridging” is the strategy most commonly applied in responding to rail service interruptions in North America... Read more »
Jul
11
Thu
3:00 pm Imani, Kasraian, Minet: July 11 ... @ Room BA 2139, Bahen Centre for Information Technology
Imani, Kasraian, Minet: July 11 ... @ Room BA 2139, Bahen Centre for Information Technology
Jul 11 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Imani, Kasraian, Minet: July 11 Future of Urban Mobility Seminar @ Room BA 2139, Bahen Centre for Information Technology
July 11, 3-5 p.m. Three presentations from three speakers, followed by Q&A and discussion. “Does the future of urban mobility rely on two wheels?” – Dr. Ahmadreza Faghih Imani Bicycles are recognized to be more... Read more »
Jul
25
Thu
3:00 pm Lee, Roorda: July 25 Future of U... @ Room BA 2139, Bahen Centre for Information Technology
Lee, Roorda: July 25 Future of U... @ Room BA 2139, Bahen Centre for Information Technology
Jul 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Lee, Roorda: July 25 Future of Urban Mobility Seminar @ Room BA 2139, Bahen Centre for Information Technology
July 25, 3-5 p.m. Two presentations from two speakers, followed by Q&A and discussion. “Delivering Last-Mile Solutions: A feasibility analysis of microhubs and cyclelogistics in the GTHA” – Janelle Lee, Analyst, Transportation and Urban Solutions, Pembina... Read more »