10 King's College Rd
3rd floor, Toronto, ON M5S 3G8
This presentation will provide various perspectives on transit fare policy and payment, and discuss challenges and new developments.
All are welcome to attend.
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.