At the 2018 CTAA Expo in Pittsburgh, transit agencies from across North America congregated at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center to explore the future of mobility. Pepper Harward, Routematch’s Vice President of Transit Solutions, guided attendees through the interactive workshop: “Understanding All Things On-Demand Transit.”
As far as public transportation circles are concerned, Shirley DeLibero is known as the Queen of Transit. Which makes sense, because her transit career expands over three decades. Her efforts in Houston were even recognized with a building named in her honor, the Shirley A. DeLibero Rail Operations Center.
Accessibility is essential in order to create modern tech tools that veer away from excluding people from using transit products and services. However, when tech tools are designed with accessibility as an afterthought, it creates barriers that tend to exclude people from using them.
Motivated, ambitious and committed young professionals are coming together to connect and fuel collaboration within the world of transportation. Young Professionals in Transportation (YPT) was established in Washington, D.C. in 2008. Ten years later, the organization has expanded to nearly 40 major metropolitan areas…