Prof. Shivanand Swamy discussed best practices in integrated public transport at the 14th Urban Mobility Conference 2021

Prof. Shivanand Swamy discussed best practices in integrated public transport at the 14th Urban Mobility Conference 2021

Tue, November 02, 2021 Conference

Prof Shivanand Swamy, Emeritus Director, Center of Excellence in Urban Transport, CEPT University (CoE-UT), CEPT Research and Development Foundation, joined as a panelist in the session “Best Practices in Integrated Public Transport” of 14th Urban Mobility Conference 2021 held on 29th October 2021. Prof Swamy delivered a presentation on “Evaluation of Public Transport Integration in Indian Cities”. He highlighted the need to adopt a comprehensive approach towards multi-modal integration rather than adopting standalone measures. He highlighted the key components of multi-modal integration: Network & Service, Physical, Fare, Information, and Institutional Integration.

Prof. Swamy even highlighted their elements. He presented the Maturity Matrix for Multi-Modal Integration (4MI) Tool developed by COE-UT, CRDF CEPT University which has been developed as part of the SMART-SUT project jointly implemented by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs and GIZ India under the Indo-German Green Urban Mobility Partnership (GUMP). The 4MI tool can be accessed through the link: https://lnkd.in/gMCjiJQa