Transit Fare Policy and Payment – Brendon Hemily

March 15, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Sandford Fleming Building, ITS Lab and Testbed, Room SF3103
10 King's College Rd
3rd floor, Toronto, ON M5S 3G8
Pat Doherty

This presentation will provide various perspectives on transit fare policy and payment, and discuss challenges and new developments.

All are welcome to attend.

Head shot of Brendon Hemily

Brendon Hemily, PhD

Brendon Hemily, PhD, of Hemily & Associates, is an independent transit consultant with 35 years of international transit experience. Dr. Hemily focuses on best practices and innovation in the transit industry, in the areas of policy, management, planning, and advanced technology. He has been involved in fare policy analyses in Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver. From 1985 to 2000, Brendon worked at the Canadian Urban Transit Association (CUTA), where he was responsible for all of CUTA’s research, statistical, and technical services. Brendon has a PhD in Transportation and a MS in Civil Engineering, both from MIT, and a BA in Economics from Columbia University. He is incoming chair of the TRB Public Transportation Group, which has 15 committees, and chairs the Advanced Public Transit Systems (APTS) Committee of ITS Canada.

This seminar is co-presented by the University of Toronto Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) Student Chapter.