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XXVIIth World Road Congress
Pre-proceedings of the Congress

Technical Session 2.1 - Mobility in Urban Areas

Wednesday, October 4 14:30 - 18:00
Chair: Mr. Andrea Simone, Chair of PIARC TC 2.1 on Mobility in urban areas, Italy
Room: South Hall 3AB, 3rd floor

This session will share the results of the work completed by the Mobility in Urban Areas Technical Committee through 3 main issues strictly related to the deliverables of the 3 WGs of the TC. For each issue a selection of papers will be presented to enrich and open the view on the topics. We ‘ve planned two Q&A and panel discussions: the first will focus on the issue of data survey and accessibility analysis and the second will be open the discussion and collect the contribution on innovation and multimodality. In the first part we integrate the case studies on the travel behavior survey data collection with two very interesting paper from India and Germany. In the second part we put together the two issue on “New Mobility” and “Multimodal solutions“ with the results of two paper from France and South Africa. A dedicated part of the session will focus on the need of LMICs.

  1. Welcome and session introduction
  2. Presentations
  3. Questions and Answers, Panel Discussion on Issue 1
  4. Presentation
  5. Presentations
  6. Questions and Answers, Panel Discussion on Issue 2 and 3
  7. Closing and preview of next cycle

Welcome and session introduction

• Andrea Simone (Italy), TC 2.1 Chair


  • Understand mobility and accessibility of the metropolitan regions: the work of WG 2.1.1
    Ok NAMKUNG (South Korea) - Work Group Leader
  • The Munich Large-Scale Drone Data Set Containing Pedestrian, Cyclist, Manually Driven and Automated Vehicle Trajectories
    Martin MARGREITER (Technical University of Munich, Germany)

Questions and Answers, Panel Discussion on Issue 1

Moderator: Flore N'Mandy Gué spouse KLOKOUIE (Côte d'Ivoire)


  • Evaluating impacts of new mobility in urban and peri-urban areas: the work of WG 2.1.3
    Tommaso BONINO (Italy) - Work Group leader
    Valeria VIGNALI (Italy) - Work Group leader



  • Multimodal solutions for optimizing road networks in urban and peri-urban areas: the work of WG 2.1.2
    Xu Mei CHEN (China) - Work Group leader
    Akira ENDO (Japan) - Work Group leader
    Sandrine ROUSIC (France) - Work Group leader
  • Aerial cable transport as an efficient alternative to daily mobility
    Sandrine ROUSIC (CEREMA, France)
    Florence GIRAULT (CEREMA, France)
  • Are Advancing Public Transport Systems Inclusive to all Persons Living with a Disability in Africa?
    Layton LESEANE (South Africa)
    Mukhodeni MUTHIGE (Independent Researcher, South Africa)

Questions and Answers, Panel Discussion on Issue 2 and 3

Moderator: Wanda Debauche (Belgium)

Closing and preview of next cycle

• Andrea Simone (Italy) - TC 2.1 Chair