New Mobility Services Learning Visit to Silicon Valley


  
  
 
 
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12/11/2018
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14/11/2018
San Francisco
  • United States of America

About: 

UITP will organise New Mobility Services Learning Visit to San Francisco from 12 - 14 November 2018 in conjunction with UITP Taxi Platform Meeting. Learning visit will include authorities, new mobility service providers & operators, transport technology companies and Transport Network Companies.

Objectives

  • Broaden your knowledge and perspective on new mobility services by learning and sharing experience with professional leaders
  • Learn how to organise, plan and decide on new mobility operations 
  • Understand the impact of new technology and software to get more value out of mobility service 
  • Learn from best practice in San Francisco: showcases from local operators, authorities and the industry

Target audience

  • Professionals from public transport planning and operations departments
  • Professionals working for transport authorities and operators
  • Other employees with particular interest in new mobility services
  • Staff from the industry interested in getting an insight into the new mobility services
  • The learning visit is suitable for participants from companies worldwide

Explore the entrepreneurial & innovative city of San Francisco with visits covering:

► Ride-Hailing & Transport Network Companies
► Taxis
► Autonomous Mobility
► Mobility as a Services (MaaS)
► On-Demand Vans
► Bike-Sharing
 

15-17 November optional participation to LA Co Motion Event in Los Angeles with an additional price. LA Co Motion will provide preferred rates for learning visit attendees. 

 

Speakers: 

Dr. Susan Shaheen, Sustainable Transportation and Research Director, UC Berkeley
Andrew Salzberg, Head of Transportation Policy and Research, Uber
 

 

Programme: 

DAY 1 
 
13:30 Uber HQ – Multiple presentations focus recent mobility innovations & projects
  • Venue Address:  Uber HQ, 1455 Market St #400, San Francisco, CA 94103
15:00 Coffee Break  
 
15:30 Tour at Uber HQ and Briefing about various projects
 
17.30 End of Day 1
 
DAY 2
 
09.00 JUMP Bikes - presentations at JUMP Bikes, company visit and  demonstrations
  • Venue Address: 2200 Jerrold Ave, San Francisco, CA 94124

JUMP Bikes is a dockless electric online bicycle sharing service that enables users to find bikes and e-bikes at hub locations and reserve from the web, mobile applications, or directly from the bike itself. 

10.30 Departure to San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA)
 
11.00 Presentations and visit at San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA)
  • Venue Address: San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, 1 S Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94103
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) is responsible for the management of all ground transportation in the city. SFMTA has oversight over the Municipal Railway (Muni) public transit, as well as bicycling, paratransit, parking, traffic, walking, and taxis.
 
12.30  Lunch Break
 
13.30 Departure to Transportation Sustainability Research Center (TSRC) - University of California, Berkeley
 
14.00 Presentations and visit at Transportation Sustainability Research Center (TSRC) - University of California, Berkeley
  • Venue Address: David Brower Center Office, Transportation Sustainability Research Center,Berkeley Campus Office, 2150 Allston Way #280 Berkeley, CA 94704
Institute of Transportation Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, has been recognised as one of the world's leading centers for transportation research and education over 70 years. Transportation Sustainability Research Center (TSRC) develops knowledge and decision as well support tools for sustainable transportation fuels, technologies, systems, policies, and planning.
 
15.30  End of Day 2
 
DAY 3
 
09.00 Presentations and visit at Chariot including demonstration
  • Venue Address: 450 Mission St Suite 400, San Francisco, CA 94105
Chariot, a division of Ford Smart Mobility, is a microtransit shuttle service that works closely with public transit agencies, universities, healthcare institutions, city associations, corporations, nonprofits and other organizations to design custom routes that are designed to complement existing transit solutions and give people a convenient alternative to driving alone and parking. Chariot's routes serve end-to-end service for people who don’t live near transit stops and would typically drive alone in their own vehicles, contributing to congestion and parking challenges, or serve as first- and last-mile transportation, helping bring passengers to public transit that may not have previously been easily accessible.
 
10:30 Departure to Zoox (autonomous mobility) company 
 
11:00   Presentations and visit at Zoox including autonomous mobility demonstration
  • Venue Address: 60 Broadway, San Francisco, CA 94111
12:30 Lunch Break
 
13:30 Departure to Aurora visit about autonomous vehicles 
 
14:00 Presentations, discussion and demonstration on Aurora autonomous vehicles 
  • Venue Address: 1880 Embarcadero Rd Palo Alto CA 94303
15.30 End of Day 3 
 
*** Last update made on 6 November 2018
*** UITP reserves the right to make amendments to the programme or any related activities
 
 
Contact Person
Mr. Yasin Başar
yasin.basar(at)uitp.org

Registration: 

Learning Visit sold out! Please review our other training programmes from this link

Places allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Until 05/10/2018

After 05/10/2018

Member

1210 €

1610 €

Non-member

1635 €

2170 €

 

Terms and Conditions

Please download our Terms and Conditions here

Contact Person

Mr. Yasin Başar

yasin.basar(at)uitp.org

Practical information: 

Accommodation in San Francisco:

The Embassy Hotel
Address: 610 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
Phone: +1 415-673-1404
For hotel website click here
 
Hotel Fusion 
Address: 140 Ellis St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
Phone: +1 415-568-2525
For hotel website click here
 
Travelodge by Wyndham San Francisco Central 
Address: 1707 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
Phone: +1 415-621-6775
For hotel website click here
 
Holiday Inn San Francisco - Civic Center Central  
Address: 50 Eighth Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
Phone: +1 415-626-6103
For hotel website click here
 
SF Plaza Hotel  
Address: 510 Bush St, San Francisco, CA 94108, USA
Phone: +1 415-781-1678
For hotel website click here
 
Hotel Kabuki 
Address: 1625 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
Phone: +1 415-922-3200
For hotel website click here
 
Holiday Inn San Francisco - Golden Gateway   
Address: 1500 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
Phone: +1 415-441-4000
For hotel website click here
 
The Donatello Hotel 
Address: 501 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
Phone: +1 415-441-7100
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The Park Central San Francisco 
Address: 50 3rd St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
Phone: +1 415-974-6400
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Hotel Nikko San Francisco 
Address: 222 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
Phone: +1 415-394-1111
For hotel website click here
 
Intercontinental San Francisco 
888 Howard Street, San Francisco, California 94103
Contact: 1-415-616-6500 
For hotel website click here
 
Hyatt Regency San Francisco 
Address: 5 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco, CA 94111, USA
Phone: +1 415-788-1234
For hotel website click here
 
 
**** Hotels are listed on random order

Speakers: 

Dr. Susan Shaheen, Sustainable Transportation and Research Director, UC Berkeley
Andrew Salzberg, Head of Transportation Policy and Research, Uber
 

 

Partners: 

University of California, Berkeley - Transportation Sustainability Research Center

    

 

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency:

Uber Technologies Inc:

  

 

Chariot:

 

JUMP Bikes:

Zoox Autonomous Vehicles

Aurora Autonomous Vehicles:

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