Taxi Regulation and Ride-Hailing Training


  
  
 
 
  • Training
03/12/2018
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05/12/2018
Istanbul
  • Turkey

About: 

Training will be in Turkish language

 

Objectives:

  • Broaden your knowledge on regulation of taxi and ride hailing
  • Master the technical taxi transport sector terminology regarding planning and operations
  • Understand key aspects for taxi and ride hailing system for your city,
  • Get familiar with latest development of Technologies and their impact on taxi trasport
  • Have a better understanding of the implementation of the different taxi and TNC business model
  • Allow exchange of knowledge by tapping on UITP’s international expertise  and ‘on the ground’ operational experience of others professionals
  • Provide a conducive platform for networking opportunities and interaction amongst participants 
  • Discuss lessons learnt from these models of organisation: success factors, challenges and limitations

 

Target Audience

  • Professionals interested in obtaining a wider perspective on Regulation of Taxis and Ride-hailing and best practices in other cities and countries.
  • Professionals eager to develop their understanding of Taxis and Ride-hailing business models in this field
  • The course is adapted to experienced professionals but also to newcomers in the sector and welcomes participants from taxi authorities, taxi operators, the supply industry and regulatory bodies.
  • The course is suitable for participants from companies worldwide. 
  • The course welcomes junior and senior participants worldwide

A top level methodology

  • Expert trainers with extensive experience in urban mobility from different regions of the world
  • Interactive classroom days through sharing of theory and practice
  • State-of-the-art development and innovations
  • Good practice examples
  • Interactive exchange between participants and group discussion with senior lecturers

 

Inspiring Trainers

Our skillful trainers are composed of professionals, UITP lecturers and international experts in the fields of Taxis and Ride-hailing.

 

Speakers: 

Kaan YILDIZGOZ, Training Director, UITP, Belgium

 

Programme: 

Day 1

9.00 Welcome & Introduction to Programme 
 
Ice Breaking Activity
 
Knowledge Test
 
09.30 Session 1B: Main Aspects of Taxi Operations and role in the Urban Transport
 
Role of Taxi in Urban Transport
Taxi Categories 
Taxi vs Other Modes
 
10.30 Coffee break
 
11.00 Session 2A: Legal and Cooperate Structure of Taxi Transport 
 
Decision Makers in Taxi Regulation 
Legal Structure Models 
Taxi Authorities
Taxi Operators
 
12.00 Session 2B: What is Ideal Taxi number in the city?
Taxi per Capita 
Metrics of Taxi Transport 
Availability of Taxi
 
12.30 Lunch
 
13:30: Session 3A: Pricing Taxi Services 
Pricing Policies
Taxi Fare Structure
Taxi Fare Levels
 
14.15 Session 3B: Taxi Drivers 
Criteria for Drivers
Training for Taxi Drivers
Performance Management of Taxi Drivers
 
15.00 Coffee break
 
15.30 Session 4A: Formalisation of Individual Taxi Operators
Case Studies (Dubai - Montreal)
 
16.15 Session 4B: Service Quality Management and Maintenance Management
 
17.30 End of the day
 

Day 2

09.00   Session 5: Transformation on Taxi Transport
Technology
Integration of Public Transport
Safety and Security
Accessibility 
Environment and Sustainability
Innovative design
 
10.30 Coffee break
 
11.00 Session 6: New Transport Services and Ride Hailing Applications
Ride Sharing and Ride Hailing
Mobility as a Service
Autonomous Transport  
Fast Growth of the Market
Financial Situation of the Players
Service portfolio
Impact on Urban Mobility
Legal Discussions
Apps vs Traditional Taxi
 
12.30 Lunch break
 
13.30 Session 7A: Case Study 
 
14.15 Session 7B: Case Study
 
15.00 Coffee break
 
15.30 Wrap Up 
 
Post Training Knowledge Test
 
Certificate Ceremony
 
17.00 End of day 2
 

Day 3

 
10.00 - 16:30 Technical Visit
 
 
*UITP reserves the right to make amendments to the programme 
 

Registration: 

REGISTRATION FEE:

Registration fee:
  • 590 € UITP Member 
  • 830 € UITP Non-Member 

 
To register a group of 4 persons of more from the same organisation, please contact: yasin.basar(at)uitp.org
 
Participation fees include:
Training instruction
Lunches and coffee breaks
All training documents: Binder including all presentations and supporting documents; Access to all training material via UITP's electronic library Mobi+ (after the training)
Groups generally consist of 25 participants and are limited to about 30 in order to increase the learning experience and interaction during the programme. Places allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.
 
Terms and Conditions
Please download our Terms and Conditions
 
Contact Person
Mr. Yasin Basar, UITP Turkey Office, yasin.basar(at)uitp.org

Practical information: 

TRAINING VENUE:

Address: 
Marmara Municipalities Union 
Marmara Belediyeler Birliği
Sarıdemir Mahallesi, Ragıp Gümüşpala Cad. 
No:10, 34134 Eminönü - Fatih/Istanbul
 

Accommodation

Participants are responsible for making their own hotel reservation.
 
Hotels nearby the training venue:
 
Elite World İstanbul Hotel
Address: Şehit Muhtar Mh.
Şehit Muhtar Caddesi No:42
34437 Beyoğlu/İstanbul
Phone: +90 212 313 83 83
 
The Green Park Hotel Taksim
Address: Kocatepe Mahallesi, 
Abdülhak Hamit Cd. No:34, 
34437 Beyoğlu/İstanbul
Phone: +90 212 238 05 05
 
Ramada Istanbul Taksim
Address: Kocatepe Mahallesi, 
Recep Paşa Cd. No:15,
34437 Beyoğlu/İstanbul
Phone: +90 212 238 54 60
 
Point Hotel Taksim
Address: Kocatepe Mahallesi, 
Topçu Cd. No:2, 
34437 Beyoğlu/İstanbul
Phone: +90 212 313 50 00
 
Nippon Hotel
Address: Kocatepe Mahallesi, 
Topçu Cd. No:6,
34437 Beyoğlu/İstanbul
Phone: +90 212 313 33 00
 
InterContinental İstanbul
Address: Gümüşsuyu Mahallesi, 
Asker Ocağı Caddesi No:1, 
34437 Beyoğlu/İstanbul
Phone: +90 212 368 44 44
 
***** Hotels are listed in random order

Speakers: 

Kaan YILDIZGOZ, Training Director, UITP, Belgium

 

Partners: 

Training is hosted by:

Marmara Municipalities Union, UITP's Regional Training Centre in Turkey

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