Online Course - Digitalisation, New Mobility & AI in Taxi Operations


  
  
 
 
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01/06/2020
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04/06/2020
  • includes 6 online sessions

About: 

UITP MENA CTE is launching an online course on Digitalisation, New Mobility & AI in Taxi Operations starting on 1 June 2020 and ending on 4 June 2020. The course features 6 interactive online sessions and 1 online workshop session .

Here's what you will learn

Which fundamental elements are needed to be adapted for sucessfuly running taxi transport business? To succeed a combination of tools must be used effectively which will be addressed comprehensively in this online course:

  • Broaden your knowledge and understanding of global mobility issues
  • Gain an insight into the main challenges facing the sector
  • Analyse and discuss the latest trends and developments in the sector with experienced taxi transport experts and professionals
  • Develop your international network of professionals
  • Facilitate exchange of experience with your peers

Why choose an online course?

  • Interact with public transport professionals from across the world
  • Be time efficient, with 6 sessions over a 4 days timespan   
  • Flexibility to join the sessions from any location in the world, at work or at home

A top level methodology

  • Get inspired by our trainer, understand the main principles of how is the digitalisation changing the business in taxi transport 
  • Participate to interactive online sessions
  • Address the topic from an international perspective, enriched by different cultural approaches and points of views
  • Participate to online workshop allowing you to apply on a concrete case the main principles and tools learned
  • Benefit from a unique exchange between marketing professionals

Who is it for?

  • High-potential managers with daily responsibilities in administration, operation or planning of Taxi transport
  • Professionals looking to have a broader and international insight into the sector or who are new in taxi transport
  • Applicants are persons eager to learn from others and share their knowledge and experience

Our experienced trainers: 

  • Kaan Yildizgoz, Senior Director, Membership, Marketing & Services, Brussels, Belgium
  • Aurélien COTTET, MaaS Project Leader, Transdev, France 
  • Bern Grush, Chief Innovation Officer, Harmonize Mobility, Canada
  • Dr. Ali PEKER, CEO, Adastec Corp, USA
  • Dr. Kerem PAR, CTO, Adastec Corp, USA
  • Joe Ma, Deputy General Manager & Chief Financial Officer, Shenzhen Bus Group, China
  • Matthew BROWNLIE, Managing Director, Trapeze Group Middle East, 
  • Chris Liang, Operations Manager, International Development Dept., Shenzhen Bus Group, China.
  • Jaspal Singh, Senior Expert – IT and Development,  UITP, Canada 

Speakers: 

Kaan Yildizgoz, Senior Director, Membership, Marketing & Services, Belgium
Aurélien COTTET, MaaS Project Leader, Transdev, France
Bern Grush, Chief Innovation Officer, Harmonize Mobility, Canada
 
Dr. Ali PEKER, CEO, Adastec Corp &  Dr. Kerem PAR, CTO, Adastec Corp, USA 
 
 Dr. Kerem PAR, CTO, Adastec Corp, USA
Joe Ma, Deputy General Manager & Chief Financial Officer, Shenzhen Bus Group, China

Chris Liang, Operations Manager, International Development Dept., Shenzhen Bus Group, China

Matthew BROWNLIE, Managing Director, Trapeze Group Middle East

Jaspal Singh, Senior Expert – IT and Development, UITP, Canada


 

Programme: 

Day 1

Monday 1st June - Welcome & Introduction to Course

Entirely interactive, the first session aims at introducing the course, at collecting the expectations from participants and at briefing the group on the home exercise and workshop MaaS

Monday 1st June-  Intro: How is the Digitalisation Changing the Business in Taxi Transport?

  • Introduction to TNC – Transport Network Companies, MaaS – Mobility as a Service, Autonomous Vehicles
  • UITP POLICY BRIEF for integrating autonomous taxi systems with public transportation systems
  • OCC Management
  • Dispatch Centre Management
  • Integrated Mobile Apps
  • Payment Systems
  • Customer Relations

Monday 1st June-  Session 1A: The Power of Data, and Its Impact on Taxi Transport

  • Which changes have taken place in general, and which in the regions of participants?
  • What is expected to happen in the future?
  • How will this impact passenger expectations?

Monday 1st June-  Session 1B: Big Data, Open Data, AI and Machine Learning 

Day 2

Tuesday 2nd June - Session 2A: Mobility as A Service (MaaS): Concept & Practice

  • Introduction: MaaS and New Mobility
  • Different MaaS and current International Practice
  • MaaS and sustainability
  • Behaviour change & user engagement
  • What type of support systems and IT requirements will be needed?

Tuesday 2nd June - Session 2B Case Study: Using Technology to Deliver a Successful Taxi Business in Today’s Competitive Market

Tuesday 2nd June -  Workshop & Discussions: MaaS

Day 3

Wednesday 3rd June - Session 3: Application of AI in Autonomous Driving

  • Introduction to Autonomous Driving: Automation Levels, History, Why? & When?
  • Safety & Secturity on automated driving: sensors, compute, communication, actuators
  • Design & achtitechure on automated driving: localization & mapping, perception, prediction, planning & control

Wednesday 3rd June - Session 4: Connected & Autonomous Vehicles: A potential game changer for urban mobility 

  • Autonomous mobility & connected vehicles
  • Benefit for the society
  • Latest Trends in autonomous technology
  • Future of Mobility
  • Human-centred methods for design

Day 4

Thursday 4th June - Session 5A: Electric Taxi Management in Shenzhen, China  

  • Zero emission vehicles and it’s effects
  • Regulations of taxi transport for Electris Taxis
  • Key issues to consider for procurement and comissioning of Electric Taxis

Thursday 4th June - Session 5B: Depot & Maintenance Management of Electric Taxi Operations   

  • Important elements for Operations of Electric Taxi and their planning
  • Cost and Lyfe Cycle Cost Considerations for Electric Taxis
  • Maintenance  & Depot of Electric Taxis
  • Charging technoliges for Electric Taxi

Thursday 4th June - Session 6A: How to Deal Pandemic in Taxi Operations and Shared Services  

Thursday 4th June - Session 6B: UITP Taxi Benchmarking Study 2019   

Thursday 4th June - Session 6C: Case Study 

 

Registration: 

Registration fees 

The price includes 6 online sessions. 

UITP Members: 290€ 

Non-UITP Members: 390€

These registration fees seen above include a special discount up to 50% off the normal price for the period of April - July 2020

Terms and Conditions

Please download our Terms and Conditions here.

Contact Person

Dure Shewar, Events & Training Manager UITP MENA office, dure.shewar@uitp.org Tel: +971 544113471

Practical information: 

How does it work?

  • 6 interactive online sessions with a presentation of 60 minutes followed by 15-30 minutes discussion (90 minutes maximum in total)
  • 1 online workshop session with preparatory work at home on MaaS
  • Group size: up to 35 participants 
  • Tool used: gotomeeting
  • Accessible from any location and devices worldwide
  • Material (presentation & workshop documents) is made available to participants

When?

All sessions take place at 12:00 PM  UAE Time Zone (10:00 AM CET) (local time Dubai, Abu Dhabi) 

Speakers: 

Kaan Yildizgoz, Senior Director, Membership, Marketing & Services, Belgium
Aurélien COTTET, MaaS Project Leader, Transdev, France
Bern Grush, Chief Innovation Officer, Harmonize Mobility, Canada
 
Dr. Ali PEKER, CEO, Adastec Corp &  Dr. Kerem PAR, CTO, Adastec Corp, USA 
 
 Dr. Kerem PAR, CTO, Adastec Corp, USA
Joe Ma, Deputy General Manager & Chief Financial Officer, Shenzhen Bus Group, China

Chris Liang, Operations Manager, International Development Dept., Shenzhen Bus Group, China

Matthew BROWNLIE, Managing Director, Trapeze Group Middle East

Jaspal Singh, Senior Expert – IT and Development, UITP, Canada


 

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