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

Mar
27
Wed
8:30 am Ontario Road Safety Forum – 5th ... @ Galbraith Building, Room 202
Ontario Road Safety Forum – 5th ... @ Galbraith Building, Room 202
Mar 27 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Ontario Road Safety Forum March 27, 2019 – Draft Agenda Dear Colleagues: Four Ontario Road Safety Forums were held in the past 2 years and were attended by over 50 people, each representing a broad... Read more »
Mar
29
Fri
12:00 pm Advanced Train Control Systems –... @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
Advanced Train Control Systems –... @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
Mar 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Advanced Train Control Systems - Yousef Kimiagar @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
The growth in the urban populations and the substantial increase in the transit ridership in the last few decades created a higher demand for public transportation and in parallel stressed the existing infrastructures. This has... Read more »
Apr
24
Wed
5:00 pm Luís M. A. Bettencourt @ University of Toronto, Koffler House
Luís M. A. Bettencourt @ University of Toronto, Koffler House
Apr 24 @ 5:00 pm
Luís M. A. Bettencourt @ University of Toronto, Koffler House | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Details to be confirmed. Registration (required) will open soon for this free event. Luís M. A. Bettencourt is Pritzker Director of the Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation and a Professor in the Department of Ecology and... Read more »
Aug
21
Wed
8:00 am Two Short Courses on Public Tran... @ University of Toronto, Galbraith Building, Room GB202
Two Short Courses on Public Tran... @ University of Toronto, Galbraith Building, Room GB202
Aug 21 @ 8:00 am – Aug 23 @ 5:00 pm
The University of Toronto Transportation Research Institute offers two back-to-back courses designed to provide participants with knowledge of key concepts and best practices related to public transit service planning and technology. The first course, Public Transit... Read more »