Symposium Program 2018

8.30 - 9.00


9.00 - 10.40

Room 1: Plenary session Chair: David Hensher (USYD)

Opening SymposiumChris Bennetts (TfNSW)

                                                                       Launch TRANSWMichiel Bliemer (USYD)

Research Hub & Strategic Research DirectionsSherri Fields (TfNSW) PDF

Keynote 1: Can we simulate how traffic accidents occur? PDF Hans van Lint (Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands

Keynote 2: Innovative travel demand modelling using novel data sources PDF Stephane Hess (University of Leeds, UK)

10.40 - 11.10

Morning tea

11.10 - 12.30

Room 1: Research ideas A Chair: TBC

Insurance for autonomous vehicles PDF Amolika Sinha (UNSW)

Walking and cycling in an automated world PDF Tony Arnold (USYD)

The wicked problems of connected and autonomous vehicles PDF David Wilson (UTS)

Hierarchical city-scale dispatching method for ride-sourcing systems PDF Amir Valadkhani (USYD)

Perimeter flow control with time-varying cordon based on macroscopic fundamental diagram PDF Ye Li (USYD)

Room 2+3: Research ideas B Chair: TBC

Rail concept of operations – the pathway to the rail of tomorrow PDF Codruta Bastucescu (UTS)

Topological evolution of Sydney railway networks PDF Bahman Lahoorpoor (USYD)

Effects of timetable change on job accessibility PDF Hao Wu (USYD)

Integrated demand-supply model for charging infrastructure of electric vehicles in NSW PDF Shuangqing Gong (UNSW)

Impact of bicycle highways on commuter mode choice: a scenario analysis PDF Hema Sharanya Rayaprolu (USYD)

12.30 - 13.30


13.30 - 15.00

Room 1: Research findings A

Dynamic microsimulation travel demand model PDF Amarin Siripanich (UNSW)

 Let’s play for the future of transport: the gamification of travel surveys PDF Nina Verzosa (USYD)

Route choice behaviour in stated choice experiments - with and without consequences PDF Muhammad Fayyaz (USYD)

Intelligent CCTV sensing for train platform crowd counting PDF Saeed Amirgholipour (UTS)

Room 2+3: Research findings B Chair: TBC

Vertical integration and its implications to port expansion PDF Shengda Zhu (USYD)

Designing a smart evacuation system for future resilient transport infrastructure PDF Maziar Yazdani (UNSW)

Optimisation of signalised intersections equipped with light rail vehicle signal priority systems by minimising cars’ dwell time PDF Mina Ghanbarikarekani (UTS)

Aircraft conflict resolution and heading recovery with mixed integer PDF Fernando Cunha Dias (UNSW)

15.00 - 15.30

Afternoon tea

15.30 - 16.30

Room 1: Research findings Chair: TBC

Responsive passenger information systems: the need for a responsive nudge design framework PDF Katelyn Bywaters (UTS)

Stated preference design for Mobility as a Service (MaaS) broker/aggregator contracts PDF Yale Wong (USYD)

Consumer preferences and values for smart ticketing system usage PDF James Bushell (USYD)

       Room 2+3: Research findings D Chair: TBC

A linear programming framework for optimal lane allocation for shared autonomous vehicles on freeways Shantanu Chakraborty (UNSW) PDF

Calibration of large-scale transportation planning models: a systematic approach PDF Ali Najmi (UNSW)

Bus bunching modelling and control: a passenger-oriented approach PDF Dong Zhao (USYD)

16.40 - 17.00

Room 1: Plenary session 

Closing of the SymposiumMichiel Bliemer (USYD) 

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