Transit Fare Policy and Payment; Perspectives, Challenges, and Developments – Brendon Hemily
March 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
This presentation will provide various perspectives on transit fare policy and payment, and discuss challenges and new developments.
Presenter: Brendon Hemily, PhD, Hemily & Associates, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
An independent transit consultant with 37 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 M.S. in Civil Engineering, both from MIT, and a BA in Economics from Columbia University. He is Chair of the TRB Public Transportation Group, which has 14 committees, and chairs the Advanced Public Transit Systems (APTS) Committee of ITS Canada.
Dr. Hemily is Co-Chair of the TransitData 2020 Symposium in Toronto August 11-13, and one of five instructors for Public Transit Short Courses professional development sessions offered by UTTRI August 17-19, 2020.
Presented by University of Toronto ITE Student Chapter, UT-ITE.