04th - 06th November 2017 Hyderabad, India
  • Technical Programme for UMI, 2017

      10th Urban Mobility India Conference 2017 & XVII CODATU Conference

      4th to 6th November, Hyderabad

      Theme: Intelligent, Inclusive & Sustainable Mobility

      Pre-event 3rd November, 2017 (1500 – 1800)

      Registration

      Day 1 – 4th November 2017 (09:30 – 13:20)

      Registration (0930 – 1130)

      Reception of Chief Guest (11:00 – 11:30)

      Inaugural of the Exhibition (1130 – 1200) (Hall 3)

      Inaugural Session (1200 – 1320) (Hall 4)

       

      ·         National Anthem

      ·         Lighting of the Lamp

      ·         Welcome Address by Shri Durga Shanker Mishra, Secretary, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Government of India

      ·         Address by Shri S.P. Singh, Chief Secretary,  Government of Telangana

      ·         Address by Mr. Dominique Bussereau, President, CODATU & Mr  Alexandre Ziegler, Ambassador of France to India

      ·         Address by Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, Hon’ble Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs, Government of India

      ·         Address by Shri K. Chandrashekar Rao, Hon’ble Chief Minister, Government of Telangana

      ·         Release of publication on Urban Transport by Chief Guest

      ·         Inaugural Address by Chief Guest, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu, Hon’ble Vice President of India

      ·         Vote of Thanks by Shri Manoj Kumar, Additional Secretary (D&C), Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Government of India

      ·         National  Anthem

      Inaugural Lunch (1320 – 1430) (Hall 3)

       

      Day 1 – 4th November 2017 (1430 - 1600)

      Special Session - Intelligent Mobility

       (GF - MR 5 & 6)

      Welcome Address -  Shri D.S. Mishra, Secretary, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs

      Opening Remarks - Shri S.P. Singh, Chief Secretary, Telangana (TBC)

       

      ·         Prof Shivanand Swamy, CEPT

      ·         Shri Ravi Peri,  Principal Transport Specialist, Asian Development Bank (ADB)

      ·         Shri Shivanand Nimbargi, MD, L&T Metro, Hyderabad

      Vote of Thanks - Shri Janardhan Reddy, Commissioner, Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC)

      Inclusive Planning, Mobility for All

      (Hall 2)

      (interpretation)

       

      Chairperson: Shri Brijesh Dixit, Managing Director, Maha Metro Rail Corporation Ltd.

      ·         Mr. Laurent Senigout, MD, KEOLIS Rennes

      ·         Mr. Jean-Baptiste Gernet, Deputy Mayor of Strasbourg, in charge of Mobilities

      ·         Mr. Pierre Serne, Director of the Network of Cyclable Cities

      ·         Urban Poor and their Mobility Challenges – Dr Pawan Kumar, Associate TCP, Town and Country Planning Organization (TCPO), GoI

      ·         Bicycle Sharing Project, Mysore -  Shri Darpan Jain, Commissioner,  Directorate of Urban Land Transport (DULT) &  Shri N. Murali Krishna, ITS, Special Officer, DULT

      Electric Mobility

      (GF - MR 3 & 4)  

      (interpretation)

      Chairperson: Dr. Sudhir Krishna, Former Secretary, Government of India

       

      ·         Shri Shashi Shekhar, Retd. Secretary, Government of India

      ·         Smart and Connected Mobility for the Future -  Mr Arun Vinayak, Chief Business Officer, Ather Energy

      ·         Electric Mobility for the City of Hyderabad - Subash Dhar, UNEP DTU

      ·         Electric Freight Transport –  Mr. Jean-Michel Genestier, Deputy General Manager, SNCF Logistics

      Multimodal Integration: Case Studies from all Over the World

      (FF - MR 3 & 4)

      (interpretation)

      Chairperson: Dr. Mangu Singh, Managing Director, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd.

      Co-Chair: Mr. Pedro Ortiz, Urban Planner, Multilateral and Government Consultant

      ·         Setting-up a Multimodal Network - Ms. Annie Guillemot, Former President, SYTRAL and French Senator

      ·         Mr. Eric Diserbeau, Director Mobility and Transport at Rennes Metropolis (France).

      ·         Shri Praveen Goyal, Director- Systems, Kochi Metro

      ·         Engaging Entrepreneurs to Provide Integrated Mobility Solution -  Shri Amit Bhatt, WRI

      ·         Access to Stations and Innovations in underground Construction -  Shri P.K. Bansal, MD, Chennai Metro Rail Limited

      Governance, Urban Planning and Mobility

      (FF - MR 5 & 6)

      (interpretation)

       

      Chairperson: Dr. M. Ramachandran, Former Secretary, Government of India

      Co-Chair: Mr. Christian Curé, Director, CEREMA (Centre for Scientific Resources, expertise and Interdisciplinary techniques providing support for State Services and Local Authorities)

       

      ·         The Transformation of the City of Bordeaux, France -   Ms. Anne Raimat, Bordeaux Metropolis

      ·         Ms. Francoise Rossignol, elected member of GART (Association of French Public Transport Authorities)

      ·         How Roads built around Pedestrians Became a Reality: The case of Tender SURE in Bengaluru - Shri V. Ravichandar, City Connect

      ·         Shri C.S. R K. Prasad, Professor, NIT Warangal

      LUTP Review – CEPT

      (Group 1A)

      (FF – MR 1)

      Reviewers -  Prof. Sanjay Gupta,  Shri Abhijit Lokre,  Shri Gautam Patel, Ms. Shalini Sinha, Shri A.S Lakhra

      ·         Improve operational efficiency of CMRL - Mrs. Lakshmi,  Shri T.P Vinod Kumar  &  Shri S.K. Madhavan

      ·         Public Bicycle Sharing (PBS) as a Non-Motorized Transport to Complement Public Transportation - Ms N. Veena

      ·         Development of Intermodal Transport Circle at Kathipara Junction Alandur - Shri Vijaya Basker &  Shri Saravanan

      ·         Non-fare Optimisation for Pune Metro -  Shri Ajit Kawade & Dr. Pradnya Kasar

      ·         Route Rationalisation of Public Transport Services in Indore -  Shri Chetan Karnik

      LUTP Review – CEPT

      (Group 2A)

      (FF – MR 2)

      Reviewers:  Mr. I.C. Sharma, Prof Seva Ram,  Shri Laghu Parashar,  Shri Vivek Ogra, Ms. Nitika Bhakuni,

      ·         New Metro Policy Review - Mr. Naresh Bhardwaj

      ·         Congestion Management at Trivandrum Railways Station Area -  Shri Pradeep Wales

      ·         Integration of  Transit services in Mumbai -  Shri Goraksha Jagtap,  Shri Raju Bhadke & Ms Vijayalaxmi

      ·         Reduction of Traffic Problems In Aizawl -  Shri Ramchuana  &  Shri R.L Zidinga

      ·         Place Making and Integrating Feeder Services -   Shri Rahul Goswami, Ms Nidhi Singh &  Shri Brij Bhushan Sharma

      Tea Break & Transport Quiz (1600 – 1700) (Hall 3)

       

      Day 1 – 4th November 2017 (1700 - 1830)

      Plenary Session - New Paradigms of Mobility

      (Hall 2)

      (interpretation)

      Chairperson: Shri P.K. Bansal, M.D., Chennai Metro Rail Limited

      Co-chair: M. Yoshi Hayashi, President of WCTRS

      ·         Future of Mobility  -  Dr O.P. Agarwal, CEO, WRI

      ·         Retrospective of 20 Years of Mobility - Mr. Ali HUZAYYIN, CODATU

      ·         Perspectives in the Developing World - Mr. Michel LARAMEE, CODATU and Mr. Xavier Crepin, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

      LUTP Review – CEPT

      (Group 1B)

      (FF – MR 1)

      Reviewers:  Dr. M Ramachandran, Prof. Sanjay Gupta,  Shri Abhijit Lokre,  Shri Gautam Patel, Ms. Shalini Sinha,  Shri A.S Lakhra

      ·         Smart Parking for Raipur -   Shri  Abhinav Agarwal

      ·         Public Transport Policy and Strategy for Gurugram -  Ms Usha Kiran

      ·         Fare Policy (Collection and Revision) for MP -   Shri Parijat Jain &  Shri Mohit Bundas

      ·         Performance Assessment and Expansion Strategy for Gulbarga City Services -   Shri Santosh Kumar &  Shri Mohammed Faiz

      ·         Integrating DEMU and MEMU Operations and Maintenance in Bangalore -  Shri  Swayambhu Arya

      LUTP Review – CEPT

      (Group 2B)

      (FF – MR 2)

      Reviewers:  Dr. Sudhir Krishna, Shri. I.C. Sharma, Prof Seva Ram,  Shri Laghu Parashar, Shri Vivek Ogra, Ms. Nitika Bhakuni, Prof Shivanand Swamy

      ·         Station Area Development Amritsar Station including Parking and Last mile Connectivity -  Shri Rajneesh Kumar Shrivastava

      ·         Equitable Road Design for Delhi Roads -   Shri Sanjeev Rastogi;  Shri Pradeep Gupta

      ·         Accident Management System for Dehradun  -   Shri Sunil Kumar Meena

       

      Leaders Forum Review Leaders 5

      ·         Transport Demand Management Tools for Metro Rail System- Strategy to ease congestion in DMRC -  Mr. Amit Kumar Jain & Ms. Priya Agrawal

      ·         Zoning and Development Regulations for NPT  in  Transit Oriented Development –Southern Periphery Road, Gurgaon Manaser Urban Complex -  Shri Rajesh Kaushik

      ·         J card - an RFID based automated public transport fare collection systems for the city of Jabalpur -  Mr. Sachin Vishwakarma & Ms. Ankita Gupta

       

      Day 2 – 5th November 2017 (0930 - 1100)

      Plenary Session: Smart City and Mobility (Hall 2)

      (Interpretation)

      Session opening: Prof. Rosario Macario

      Chair & Key-note speaker: Mr. Pedro Ortiz, Urban Planner, Multilateral and Government consultant

       

      ·         The conception of Smart mobility for the city of Strasbourg - Mr. Jean-Baptiste Gernet, Deputy Mayor of Strasbourg (France)

      ·         Mr. Frederic Baverez, CEO, KEOLIS

      ·         Shri Sajeesh Kumar, Director Smart Cities, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs

      ·         Shri Kunal Kumar, Municipal Commissioner, Pune

      Tea Break & Transport Quiz (1100 – 1130) (Hall 3)

      Day 2 – 5th November 2017 (1130 - 1300)

      Public Transport

      ( GF- MR 3)

      Chairperson: Shri I.P. Gautam, Managing Director, MEGA

      ·         Urban Rail Transit for Achieving Sustainable Regional Development – Shri V.K. Singh, MD, NCRTC

      ·         BRTS: Shaping Tomorrow's Public Transport - An International Experience Shri Suresh Chettiar, Chief Operating Officer, Volvo Buses – South Asia

      ·         Transforming City Bus Service, Noida -  Shri Kartar Singh,  Deputy General Manager,  Empire Transport Service Limited Noida

      ·         Providing Public Transit in Small and Medium Towns –  Shri S. Satyanarayana, Chairperson, Telangana State road Transport Corporation (TSRTC)

      Land Value Capture & TOD

      (GF- MR 4)

       

      Chairperson -     Shri Abhay Mishra, CEO, Mumbai Metro One Pvt. Ltd. (TBC)

      ·         TOD Experience in Hyderabad - Sri T. Chiranjeevulu, Metropolitan Commissioner, Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority

      ·         Challenges in Implementing TOD in Indian Cities – Prof. Shivanand Swamy, Executive Director, CEPT University, Ahmedabad

      ·         Implementing TOD: An International Perspective –Ms Jaya Dhindaw, WRI

      ·         Land Value Capture for Station Development- Shri S.K.  Lohia, MD, SDC

      Design, funding and Implementation of a Tram system - Session organized by Bordeaux Metropolis

      (GF- MR 5)

      (interpretation)

      Chairperson -  Ms. Anne Raimat, Bordeaux Metropolis  

      Co-Chair -  Mr. Etienne Lhomet, Transport Expert, CODATU/DVDH

      ·         Presentation of Case studies from Bordeaux (Ms. Geraldine Di Matteo) and New Delhi (Mr. Vincent Lichere, Suez Consulting)

      ·         Experience sharing from Keolis and Egis Rail

      ·         Introduction of the Projects in Hyderabad (  Shri Navin Mittal, Government of Telangana ) and Kochi ( Shri GP Hari, KMRL)

      International Scientific Committee Session 1: Public Transport and Citizens Preferences

      (GF- MR 6)

      Chairperson- Dr. OP Agarwal, CEO, WRI

       

      ·         Assessment of Passenger Satisfaction with Public Bus Transport Services: a Case Study of Lucknow City (India) - Dr. Sanjay K. Singh, IIM, Lucknow, India

      ·         Pre-determined Fare Structures for Rickshaws when Integrating with BRT systems - Dr. Shafiq-Ur Rahman, University of Jahangirnagar, Bangaldesh;

      ·         Role of Taxis in Urban Mobility of Metropolitan Environment: Case of Delhi and Ahmedabad, India - Prof. Shivanand Swamy, CEPT / Prof. Sanjay Gupta /  Shri  Rajesh Pradhan / Ms Shravani Sharma

      Challenges of Developing Mass Transit Systems in Developing Countries

      (FF- MR 1)

      ·         Presentation of the Safe Access Manual and Workshop -  Shri  Rajeev Malagi, WRI

      ·         Case study of Kochi and Presentation of the booklet on “The Experience of Kochi Metro Project a Great Contribution to the History of Indian Metros” - Mr. Mathieu Verdure, AFD and Ms. Marion Hoyez, CODATU

      Maintaining Equity in Urban Transport in Developing Countries - Issues and Challenges

      ( FF- MR- 2)

      ·         Activity-Travel Behavior of Non-Workers in Different Income Group Households: Case of Bangalore City – Dr. M. Manoj, IIT Delhi

      ·         Addressing Equity Issues Associated with Roadway Pricing – Dr. Tarun Rambha, IISc Bangalore

      ·         Bicycling in developing countries – the role of gender -  Dr. Rahul T. M., Amrita University, Coimbatore

      ·         Service Gap Analysis of Public Buses in Bangalore With Respect to Women Safety -  Prof. Ashish Verma, IISc Bangalore

      The French Experience of Sustainable Urban Development 

      (FF- MR- 3)

      (interpretation)

      Chairperson:  Mr. Guy Lebras, Director of GART (Association of Public Transport Authorities)

       

      ·         The role of Trams in the City of Strasbourg - Mr. Jean-Baptiste Gernet, Deputy Mayor, Strasbourg

      ·         Case study of Medellin Metro Cable - Mr. Benjamin FAUCHIER-DELAVIGNE, POMA

      ·         Lessons learned from Mumbai Metro One - Mr. Paul Gardey de Soos, RATP Dev Transdev Asia

      ·         A 3D sustainable city simulator for Santiago -  M. Timothee Mangeart,  Artelia City & Transport

      PTV Session 1

      (FF- MR 4)

      ·         Welcome & Introduction - Dr. Thomas Schwerdtfeger, PTV Group

      ·         PTV Group Activities in India & What’s New in PTV Software -   Shri Prabhu TD, PTV Group and Ms. Marijana Matanovic, PTV Group

      Efficient & Sustainable City Bus Services Project

      Knowledge Exchange Workshop on Intelligent Transport System (ITS)  - conducted by SUTP

      (FF- MR 5)

      Session 1: Implementation Models for Adopting ITS in Public Transport

       

      ·         Shri G. P. Hari, AGM, Kochi Metro

      ·         Shri Sudipto Roy, GM & Business Head, ICICI

      ·         Shri Rakesh Shankar, IAS, Deputy Municipal Commissioner, Ahmedabad

      ·         Shri Sujit Nair, Director, Paycraft Solutions

      Lunch (1300 - 1430 ) (Hall 3)

       

       

       

      Day 2 – 5th November 2017 (1430 - 1600)

      Shared Mobility

      ( GF- MR 3)

      Chairperson – Shri Kumar Keshav , MD Lucknow Metro

      ·         Mobility Management in Mega Cities using Shared Mobility Options  Shri Shailesh Kumar , OLA

      ·         Bus Service: an Option of Shared Mobility –   Shri Amit Singh, Co- founder, Shuttl

      ·         Regulating IPT – Ms Akshima Ghate, TERI

      ·         Collaborating Supply Chains in Urban Areas - Shri Anirudh Batwara,  co-founder, UDAN Logisure

      Financial Planning for Urban Transport Projects

      ( GF- MR 4)

      Chairperson: Shri Navin Mittal, Secretary (UD), Telengana

       

      ·         Dr Rohini Balasubramanium

      ·         Balancing Bankability and Affordability in Urban Transport Projects –    Shri Navin Mittal, Secretary (UD), Telengana

      ·         Financing Urban Rail through PPP – Shri T Krishna, Head - Special Initiatives - South, L&T

      ·         PPP In City Bus Service –  Shri S. Ramakrishna, Senior Vice President, UMTC

      ·         Shri Mohan Naik, Chief Engineer, Hyderabad Road Development Corporation (HRDC)

      How to boost urban or social projects threw transport projects dynamics?

      ( GF- MR 6)

      Chairperson : (TBC)

       

      ·         Case studies from Lisbon and Lausanne - Mr. Julien Allaire, Director of International affairs at Transitec

      ·         Mobility planning in France - Mr. Thierry Gouin, Cities and territories, CEREMA

      ·         Case studies from Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) and Lyon (France) - Mr. Thibaut Descroux, Town Planning Agency of Lyon

      ·         Case studies from Curitiba (Brazil) and Medellin (Colombia) - Mr. Pablo Salazar Ferro, CODATU

      ·         Dialog with  Shri GP Hari,  Additional General Manager, KMRL

      International Scientific Committee Session 3: Big Data for Transport Planning  

      (FF- MR 1)

      Chairperson - Shri. Vivek Ogra, Technology Solution Architect, VbSoft

       

      ·         Estimating Missing Path on Trajectories Trip by using Bluetooth Technology - Mr. Thana Potanon, University of Nihon, Japan;

      ·         Can Big Data Contribute to Improve our Quality of Life in Big, Congested Cities? - Prof. Marcela Munizaga, University of Chili

      International Scientific Committee Session 5:  Travel Management and Road Safety [FR]

      (FF- MR 3)

      (interpretation)

      Chairperson -  Mr. Charles Rivasplata

       

      ·         The Road Safety Issue in the Agglomeration of Abidjan (Ivory Coast) - Mr. Yao Godefroy Konan, Ministry of Transports, Ivory Coast;

      ·         Road Safety and Wealth of a Country: Which Link? The Example of Tunisia - Mr. Mohamed Souleiman Ouannes, University of King Faisal, Saudi Arabia

      ·         Traffic Flow Analysis in Emerging Country (India) - Tsutomu Tsuboi, Nagoya Electric Works Co., Ltd / Noriaki Yoshikawa, Cyber Creative Institute Co., Ltd

      PTV Session 2 (FF- MR 4)

      ·         Innovative High Capacity Intersection Layouts –  Shri Trishul Palekar, Stantec

      ·         Environment Consideration in Assessing level of Service of Signalized Intersections –  Shri Shiva Teja Thoyyeti, Dr.Sewaram, Dr. Anuradha Shukla

      ·         Traffic simulation in Vissim for signalized intersection of Vadodara city – Ms Boski Chauhan, SVNIT Surat

      ·         PTV Visum safety in smart city projects- Ms. Marijana Matanovic, PTV Group

      ·         Q & A

      Efficient & Sustainable City Bus Services Project

      Knowledge Exchange Workshop on Intelligent Transport System (ITS)  - conducted by SUTP

      (FF- MR 5)

      Session 2:  Increasing productivity through ITS implementation

      ·         Dr. Aneesh Chinubhai, Chief Technology Officer, Infinium Solutions Pvt Ltd

      ·         Shri Anil Kumar Saini, COO, Railway System, L&T Metro Rail, Hyderabad

      ·         Shri Tanmoy Chakrabarty, Vice President and Global Head- Government Solutions Unit (ISU), TCS

      ·         Shri D. K. Sinha, CGM/S&T, DMRC

      Tea Break & Transport Quiz  (1600 - 1630 ) (Hall 3)

      ·          

       

       

      Day 2 – 5th November 2017 (1630 - 1800)

      Intelligent Transport Systems for Urban Mobility

      ( GF- MR 3)

      Chairperson: Shri I.C. Sharma, National Project Manager, SUTP

       

      ·         Dr Rajesh Krishnan, CEO, ITS Planners and Engineers Ltd

      ·         Role of ITS in Urban Mobility – Dr. K Ramamurthy, Chief Mechanical Engineer, KSRTC

      ·         New Mobility: Good for society and the environment? – Ms Jyot Chaddha, WRI

      ·         Open Loop Payment Systems - Shri Nalin Bansal, National  Payment Corporation of India

      Research Symposium 1 -  Land use and Travel Behavior

      ( GF- MR 4)

      Chairperson: Prof. Shivanand Swamy, Executive Director, CEPT University

       

      ·         Industrial Trip Generation Model for Himmatnagar Industrial Area of Gujarat – Ms Bhargavi Patel,  Shri Dipesh Kadiya and  Shri Harishkumar Varia

      ·         Performance Evaluation of Intermediate Public Transport by Benchmarking Approach: A Case Study – Shri Pydisetti Dinesh Kumar And Ms Kanta Naga Rajesh.

      ·         Land Use Planning and Road Infrastructure Policy in India: The Role of Spatial Data In Decision Making – Ms Samikchhya Bhusal

      ·         Land Use Transport Integration Through User Behavioral Perspective: A Case Study Of Greater Cochin -  Ms Visakha K A & Ms Anupama Warrier

      ·         Understanding Patterns of Work Travel in India Using the Census Data -  Shri Nishant Singh

      International Scientific Committee Session 6 - Public Transport Applications

      (GF- MR 5)

      (Interpretation)

      Chairperson - Mr. Etienne Lhomet, Transport expert, CODATU/DVDH

       

      ·         Renewal of the Vehicle Fleet and Sustainable Development in Ivory Coast - Mr. Yao Konan, Ministry of Transport, Ivory coast;

      ·         A Life Cycle Analysis of Urban Public Transport Systems in Indian Cities -  Shri Sharif Qamar, TERI, India;

      Research Symposium 2 -  Mode Choice

      ( GF- MR 6)

      Chairperson: Shri Manoj  M., IIT Delhi

       

      ·         Creating Alternative Mobility Options for Private Mode To Public Transport Mode: A Case of Gandhinagar –  Shri Keval Mistry, Ms Vaishali Rathod & Ms  Vidhya Raghvan

      ·         Use of Soft Computing for Mode Choice Analysis and Comparison with Traditional Multinomial Logit Model – Ms Sumana Mitra & Dr. Pradeep Sarkar

      ·         Analysis of Metro Rail Project Selection Bias with Principal Agent Model: A Case of Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai, Jaipur And Chennai -  Shri Vinod Rathod & Prof. H.M Shivanad Swamy

      ·         Feasibility & Travel Demand Study on Mass Transit Modes – Shri Dennis Jose & Ms Angel Joseph

      ·         Parking Supply Management as Strategy to Reduce Congestion and Improving Mobility in Core Area: Case Study of Bhopal City – Ms Madhuri Jawale & Shri Paulose Kuriakose.

      Research Symposium 3 -  Public Transport

      (FF- MR 1)

      Chairperson: Ms Shalini Sinha, CEPT University

       

      ·         Travel Time Variability Modelling of Selected Bus Routes in India – Shri Akhilesh Chepuri, Shri Raunak K, Shri Shriniwas Arkatkar, Prof. Gaurang Joshi & Shri Dewal Mishra

      ·         Planning the Transit Interchange Zones – Ms Anna Mariya Lukose

      ·         Feasibility of Electric Bus Operation in Urban Areas- Case Study Delhi –  Shri Pintu Saini & Dr. Pradip Kumar Sarkar

      ·         Role of Informal Public Transport: A Case of Kanpur, Aligarh And Hathras, UP (India) -  Shri Banshi Sharma

      ·         Feeder Network System Design for Mass Transit Systems - Ms Anu Sachan & Shri Tom V Mathew

      International Scientific Committee Session 7: Transport and Energy

      (FF- MR 2)

      Chairperson- Ms. Akshima Tejas Ghate, TERI

       

      ·         Impacts of Fuel Consumption Reduction by Hybrid car Promotion in Bangkok - Prof. Atsushi Fukuda, University of Nihon, Japan

      ·         Transport, Fuel Consumption and Emissions:  Findings of Previous and Ongoing Research in Cairo  – Prof Ali Huzayyin

      International Scientific Committee Session 8: Transport and Urban Planning

      (FF- MR 3)

      (interpretation)

      Chairperson -  Shri V. Pathak

      ·         The Relationship between Transport, Housing, and Urban Form: Affordability of Transport and Housing in Indonesia - Ms. Yulia Dewita, Dr. Matthew Burke, Dr. Barbara Yen, University Griffith, Australia

      ·         Impact of Regulatory Framework in Urban Mobility Systems: the case of Brasil - Prof. Rosário Macário

      ·         Transport and Urban Planning – Dr. Charles Rivasplata

      PTV Session 3 (FF- MR 4)

      ·         Innovative Airside Simulation using PTV Vissim–  Shri Srinivas Bandaru , CH2M

      ·         Signal Optimization using PTV Vistro for a major BRTS Corridor in Pimpri-Chinchwad, Maharashtra – Shri Pratap Singh Bhonsale, Global Traffic Solutions

      ·         Simulation of efficient junction designs in Hubli-Dharwad –  Shri Harshavardhan, Spectrum Techno Consultants

      ·         Visual Reality Techniques –  Shri Rishi Ahuja, Sunovatech Groups

      ·         Q & A

      ·         PTV Awards & Vote of Thanks

      Efficient & Sustainable City Bus Services Project

      Knowledge Exchange Workshop on Intelligent Transport System (ITS)  - conducted by SUTP

      (FF- MR 5)

      Session 3: Smart Transport Ticketing in India

      ·         Shri Nalin Bansal, Vice President & Head, NPCI          

      ·         Shri Ajesh Kapoor, Director, India Region Sales, NXP Semiconductors India Pvt Ltd

      ·         Shri Praveen Sachwani, Director, Engineering Verifone

       

      Day 3 – 6th November 2017 (0930 - 1100)

      Plenary Session: Metro Rail (Hall 2)

       

      Chairperson: Shri Durga Shanker Mishra, Secretary, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, Government of India

       

      ·         Taking the Metro to People’s Doorstep – Dr O.P. Agarwal, CEO, WRI

      ·         Digital Project Management-  Mr Salah Abdulatif Al Dilimi, Rail Infrastructure Maintenance, Rail Agency, Dubai

      ·         Non Fare Box Revenue -  Mr. Gregory Chow,  Planning Expert, Systra

      ·         Role of PPP in Metro Operations – Shri P.K. Bansal, Managing Director, Chennai Metro Rail Ltd.

      ·         Shri Brijesh Dixit, Managing Director, Maha Metro

      Tea Break & Transport Quiz (1100 - 1130 ) (Hall 3)

       

      Day 3 – 6th November 2017 (1130 - 1300)

      Research Symposium 4 - Pedestrian Models

      ( GF- MR 3)

      Chairperson: Prof. C.S.R.K. Prasad, Professor, NIT Warangal

       

      ·         Development of Pedestrian Safety Index Models for Safety of Pedestrian Flow on Urban Roads Under Mixed Traffic -   Shri Dinarayana Badveeti & Dr.Mohammad Shafi Mir

      ·         Analyzing the Travel Behavior and Mobility Patterns of the Visually Impaired: A Case of Ahmedabad – Ms Shivani Palepu

      ·         Non-Motorized Transport - Myths and Facts : A Case Study of Kolkata – Shri Anushil Tiwari

      ·         Vehicle Class Wise Speed Prediction Models under the Influence of Crossing Pedestrian at Urban Mid-Block Sections – Shri Hareshkumar Golakiya, Shri Manish Patkar & Shri Ashish Dhamaniya

      ·         Public Bike Sharing: An Approach Towards Sustainable Transportation A Case Study Of CBD In Indian Context – Shri Samir Patel, Shri Chetan Patel, Prof. Gaurang Joshi & Shri Rajesh Pandya

      Research Symposium 5 -  Urban Traffic Operations

      (GF- MR 4)

      Chairperson: Shri Nezamuddin, Assistant Professor, IIT Delhi

       

      ·         On-Road Parking: A New Approach to Quantify the Side Friction Regarding Road Width Reduction - Suvin P V & Shri Mallikarjuna Chunchu

      ·         A Semi-Automated Image Processing Solution For Extracting Microscopic Traffic Data -  Shri Bharathiraja Muthurajan, Shri Rushikesh Amrutsamanvar & Ms Lelitha Devi Vanajakshi

      ·         Microscopic Analysis of Platoon Behaviour on Indian Expressways – Ms Suman Dash, Shri Ayush Pandey & Prof. Gopal R. Patil

      ·         Gap Acceptance of Minor Street Vehicles Under Different Daylight Conditions at Unsignalized Intersections – Shri Lavan Teja Burra, Shri Digvijay S Pawar & Shri Gopal R Patil

      ·         Pedestrian Environment Influence On ‘Walk’ As A Choice For Last Mile Connectivity (LMC) To Transit Stations: A Case Of Delhi Metro -  Ms Chidambara & Dr Sanjay Gupta

      Alternatives to Mass Transit Systems

      (GF- MR 5)

      (interpretation)

      Chairperson -   Ms Ashwini Bhide, MD, Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation

       

      ·         The Role of SOTRAL - Mr. Michel Tindano, Managing Director, SOTRAL (Lomé, Togo)

      ·         Restructuring the Bus Network – Ms. Michèle Vullien, Counsellor to Lyon Metropolis, French Senator, Elected member of SYTRAL

      ·         Cities Need more than Metros – KfWs approach to Urban Mobility -  Stephanie Rieger, Head of Urban Development and Mobility, KfW’s South Asia

      ·         Light Metro in Urban Transport Sector - Shri S.D. Sharma, Director (Business Development, DMRC

      Research Symposium 6 -  Safety and Traffic Operations

      ( GF- MR 6)

      Chairperson: Dr. Geetam Tiwari,  Professor, IIT Delhi

       

      ·         User Behaviour towards Traffic Violation – Shri Ashwini Bokey And Ms Shalini Sinha

      ·         Journey Risk Management for PMPML Buses in Pune City – Shri Shubham Bannore, Ms Ashlesha Ithape, Prof. Manish Ingale, Dr. Sanjay Patil & Prof. Kiran Wani

      ·         Pricing the Passages Related to Traffic Restriction by Using Genetic Algorithms – Shri Elham Moniri & Mahdi Yousefi Nezhad Attari

      ·         Image Processing Techniques for Traffic Data Extraction from Aerial Imagery - Devunuri Sai Praneeth, Ms Lelitha Vanajakshi & Ms Chilukuri Bhargava Rama

      ·         Relationship between Mobility and Pedestrian Safety: A Region-Wide Level Study – Ms Ruchika Agarwala & Shri Vinod Vasudevan.

      Session Organized by WCTRS

      (FF- MR 1)

      ·         Challenges of Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in Cities of Developing Countries (SIG-H5 / Dr Ashish Verma, IISC, Bangalore)

      International Scientific Committee Session 9: ROUND TABLE: Boosting Transport Research and Education in Developing Countries

      (FF- MR 2)

      Co-Chairs: Prof. Rosario Macario and Prof. Shivanand Swamy, CEPT University

       

      ·         Roundtable: Boosting Transport Research and Education in Developing Countries - Prof. Rosário Macário, Prof. Shivanand Swamy, Prof. Ali Huzayyin, Dr. Charles Rivasplata

      International Scientific Committee Session 10: Urban Freight Transport

      (FF- MR 3)

      (interpretation)

      Chairperson - Dr. P.K. Sikdar, Director, ICT

       

      ·         E-commerce and its Impact on Travel Behaviour of Shoppers in Two Metropolitan Cities of India - Prof. Sanjay Gupta, SPA, India

      ·         Assessment of Freight Vehicles Characteristics: the case of Delhi - Ms. Leeza Malik, Prof. Geetam Tiwari, Shri Ashwani Kumar, IIT Delhi, India

      ·         Influence of Urban Forms Variables on Urban Freight Trip Generation Models - Ms Nilanjana Bakshi, Prof. Geetam Tiwari, Prof. Nomesh Bolia, IIT Delhi.

      LUTP  Review – IUT

      ( FF- MR 4)

      Reviewers -  Shri D.S. Mishra, Dr Sanjay Gupta, Ms Sonia Arora

      ·         Strategy for Identifying and Mitigating Accidents in UPSRTC and Meerut City Transport Service Ltd. with special reference to Meerut: A Case Study – Shri  Shri Sandeep Laha and Shri Parvez Bashir

      ·         Integrating Public Transport System and IPT with ABD area of Lucknow Smart City -  Shri A. K. Gupta,  Dr. Alka Singh and  Shri Himanshu Chandra

      ·         Developing a safe routes to School Program -  Ms. Ridhim Agarwal and Shri Senthil A. K. Raj

      ·         Promotion of Seamless integration in the Major Hubs of Central Station and ST. Thomas Mount Station Areas of Chennai City - Shri Rajeev Narayan Dwivedi, Shri C. Thirukukumaran and Shri N. E. Vinod Kumar

      ·         Study on last mile connectivity with Metro Rail Stations to improve Metro Rail patronage in CMRL - Shri P. K. Parthiban and  Shri K. Srinivasan

      LUTP  Review – IUT

      ( FF- MR 5)

      Reviewers -  Dr O.P. Agarwal, Shri R.K. Singh, Shri T. Krishna Prasad, DGP (Railway & Road  Safety), Telangana & Ms Kanika Kalra

       

      ·         Development of ITMS for City Transport Varanasi -  Shri Rajeev Anand &Shri P. K. Tiwari

      ·         Unified Ticketing System for Different Mode of Transports in Ahmedabad city – Challenges and Issues -  Dr. Hemant Kagra & Shri Prafulla V. Kohade

      ·         ITS in City Bus Ply by WOUTSL, Sambalpur -  Shri Sudhansu Kumar Bhoi

      ·         Implementation of Public Bike Sharing System in New Delhi Municipal Council Area -  Shri Ramanand Bhagat & Md. Manzarul Hasan

      Lunch (1300 - 1430 ) (Hall 3)

       

      Day 3 – 6th November 2017 (1430 - 1600)

      Special Session – Inclusive and Sustainable Mobility

       

      (Hall 2)

      Welcome Address -  Shri D.S Mishra, Secretary, MoHUA

       

      Opening Remarks - Shri K.T. Rama Rao, Hon’ble Minister for Information Technology (E&C), Municipal Administration & Urban Development, Industries & Commerce, Mines & Geology, Public Enterprises and NRI Affairs, Telangana

       

      ·         Dr. O.P. Agarwal, CEO, World Resource Institute (WRI)

      ·         Shri N.V.S. Reddy, MD, Hyderabad Metro Rail Corporation Ltd.

      ·         Shri Vivek Aggarwal, Commissioner, Urban Administration and Development Department (UADD), Madhya Pradesh

       

      Vote of Thanks – Ms Sonia Arora, Urban Transport Expert, Institute of Urban Transport (India)

      Linking Urban Transport and the Environment

      (GF- MR 3)

      Chairperson: Mr Ajai Mathur, Managing Director, Urban Mass Transit Company

       

      ·         Change Climate Mitigation/ Resilient Policies in Transport Sector – Ms Usha Rao, UNDP

      ·         Challenges in implementing SDGs, Paris Climate Agreement – MS Tuhina Sinha, Faculty, School of Planning and Architecture, Hyderabad

      ·         Sustainable Urban Transport in Achieving Smart, Resilient and Low Carbon Cities – Ms Anumita Roy Choudhary, CSE

      ·         Circular Economy - Shri S.A. Verma, General  Manager – Environment, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation

      International Scientific Committee Session 11: Planning for Transport

      (GF- MR 4)

      Chairperson –  Prof. Marcela Munizaga

      Co-chair – M. Mark Zuidgeest

       

      ·         Travel Patterns in Indian Districts: Does Population Size Matter? – Ms. Deepty Jain, TERI University / Prof. Geetam Tiwari, IIT Delhi

      ·         Can a focus on NMT Reconcile Transit Oriented Development, Paratransit Formalization and Urban Informality? – Mr. Sean Cooke, University of Cape Town / Prof. Geetam Tiwari, TRIPP, IIT Delhi

      International Scientific Committee Session 12: Transport of Vulnerable Citizens (GF- MR 5) (interpretation)

      Chairperson -  Prof. Rosario Macario

       

      ·         The role of Transport in Providing Access to Disabled Youth: The Case of Cape Town - Dr. Charles Rivasplata. San Jose State University / Dr. Marlene Le Roux, Artscape

      ·         SOTRAL: Which Solution for Persons with Reduced Mobility in Lomé? - Dr. Messan Vimenyo, University of Lomé, Togo.

      ·         Mobility Constraints of Children in Bangladesh: A Study on Travel to School in Dhaka city - Dr. Shafiq-Ur Rahman,  Shri Noor Ali Shaha, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh;

      ·         Social Exclusion of Disabled Public Transport Users: Insights from Port 1 Moresby, Papua New Guinea - Dr. Oliver Page, Independent Transportation Safety Specialist, USA.

      Road Safety (GF- MR 6)  

      Chairperson -   Shri T. Krishna Prasad, DGP (Railway & Road  Safety), Telangana 

      ·         Shri R.K. Singh, Chief Engineer, Lucknow  Metro

      ·         Various Road Safety Aspects in Indian Metrolopitan Cities: A case study of Hyderabad -  Prof. Kumar Molugaram,  Professor of Civil Engineering,  University College of Engineering, Osmania University, Hyd

      ·         Traffic Management - Mr. Julien Allaire (Transitec)

      ·         Road Safety Management in a Developing Country: the Case of Lebanon - Mr. Ramzi Salame, Executive Director, National Road Safety Council, Lebanon

      International Scientific Committee Session13: Informal Transport 

      (FF- MR 2)

       

      Chairperson -   Mr. Pablo Salazar Ferro

       

      ·         Gentrification in Paratransit - Mr. Pablo Salazar Ferro, Independent Consultant for CODATU;

      ·         User’s Perception of Increasing Operations of Electric Rickshaw (Toto) Service: Case of Uttarpara, India - Ms. Suranjana Chaudhuri, Indian IIEST, India.

      International Scientific Committee Session 14 - Equity and exclusion (II)  

      ( FF- MR 1)

      (Interpretation)

      Chairperson –  Mr. Pedro Ortiz

       

      ·         Ring Railway: Excluding Passengers or Excluded Service? - Ms. Arundhathi, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, India / Ms. Sarah Zia, Independent Scholar;

      ·         Social Inclusion Toolkit for Urban Transportation - Ms. Maitreyi Yellapragada, Independent Researcher in Urban Planning, USA / Prof. Subhi Sonal, University of Reva, India;

      ·         Resilience of Excluded People: Resourcefulness, Social Strategies and Sustainable Mobilities at Rabat Sale (Morocco) – Ms. Meryem Achraf, INAU, Morocco;

      Innovative Funding for Urban Mobility

                             (FF- MR 3)

      (interpretation)

      Chairperson: M. Bernard Rivalta, Vice-President, CODATU

       

      ·         Renewal of the Bus Fleet: Case Studies from Dakar (Senegal) – M. Amadou Saidou Ba, President of CETUD

      ·         Who Pays What in Urban Transport -  Mr. Julien Allaire, CODATU

      ·         Regardless of the actor (operator or Transport Authority), innovative solutions must be continuously implemented to fund public transport development - Mr. Thibault De Lambert, RATP Dev Transdev Asia

      ·         Enhancing financing requirements through a real fleet purchasing policy in developing countries: from the requirement definition to the shared procurement – Mr. Marc Delayer, President of CATP (Public Transport Group purchasing organization.

      LUTP  Review – IUT

      ( FF- MR 4)

      Reviewers -  Dr Geetam Tiwari, Ms Akshima T Ghate  & Shri M.L. Chotani

       

      ·         A Critical Analysis of the Existing Provisions / Proposals in Various Development Plans in Haryana with Reference to the Traffic and Transportation Aspects-  Shri Sanjay Kumar & Ms. Renuka Singh

      ·         Transportation Solutions for upcoming Kumbh Mela 2019 at Allahabad - Shri Himanshu Shekhar, Shri Anshoo Pandey & Shri Krishna Shukla

      ·         Comprehensive Mobility Plan for Walled City Jaipur - Shri Rajesh Kumar Tulara & Shri Sanjay Poonia

      ·         Planning and Management of Parking in the Central area of Aizawl City - Shri Zohmingthanga

      ·         Policy, Planning and Management of Parking in Vijayawada City - Shri Chandra Sekhar Dastimi

      LUTP  Review – IUT

      ( FF- MR 5)

      Reviewers -  Dr M. Ramachandran, Mr. Julien Allaire & Dr P.K. Sikdar

       

      ·         Developing Framework for Maximizing non-fare box Revenue for Bhopal and Indore Metro Rail Projects through PPP -  Shri Karia Parth, Shri Yash Choudhary & Shri Shafeeq Ahmed

      ·         Technical Feasibility and Financial Viability for procurement of Electric Buses for City Chandigarh -  Shri Amit Gupta

      ·         Delhi – Meerut RRTS Corridor being implemented by NCRTC -  Shri Tushar Singh &

      Shri Rajeev Kumar Tiwari

      ·         Analysis of Accident Causes and Prevention in NEKRTC, Gulbarga -  Shri H. Vasanth

       

      Day 3 – 6th November 2017 (1600 - 1700)

      Valedictory Session (Hall 2)

       

      -          Welcome Address by Shri Navin Mittal, Secretary (UD), Telengana

      -          Special Address by Mr. Dominique Bussereau, President, CODATU 

      -          Special Address by Mr. Amadou Ba, CETUD (Dakar)

      -          Summary of the findings of the International Scientific Committee sessions – Prof. Shivanand Swamy

      -          Presentation of Awards for Excellence in Urban Transport & Urban Mobility Awards by Hon’ble Minister for Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, GoI and Minister, Government of Telangana

      -          Valedictory Address by Shri K.T. Rama Rao, Hon’ble Minister for Information Technology (E&C), Municipal Administration & Urban Development, Industries & Commerce, Mines & Geology, Public Enterprises and NRI Affairs, Telangana, Government of Telangana

      -          Vote of Thanks and Launch of UMI 2018 by Shri Durga Shanker Mishra, Secretary, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs


       

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