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

Jul
23
Tue
12:00 pm The Design and Empirical Evaluat... @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
The Design and Empirical Evaluat... @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
Jul 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join us for Patrick Loa’s MASc thesis presentation, “The Design and Empirical Evaluation of the Core-Satellite Framework for Urban Passenger Data Collection.” All are welcome. Abstract For decades, landline-based household travel surveys have played a vital... Read more »
1:00 pm Longitudinal change of transit a... @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
Longitudinal change of transit a... @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
Jul 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us for Albert Lo’s MASc thesis presentation, “Longitudinal change of transit accessibility: A case study of the Greater Toronto Hamilton Area.” All are welcome. Abstract Land use and transportation (LUT) policies have a lasting impact... 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 »
Jul
26
Fri
2:00 pm Complex Questions for the Study ... @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
Complex Questions for the Study ... @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
Jul 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Complex Questions for the Study of Urban Agglomerations - Khalil Martin @ Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
Join us for Khalil Martin’s MASc thesis presentation, “Complex Questions for the Study of Urban Agglomerations.” All are welcome. Abstract Why do cities exist? Which is more conducive to grow: specialization or diversity? Are successful human... Read more »