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New Mobilities: Smart Planning for Emerging Transportation Technologies

July 26 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm


Cost: Free
Member Cost: $0
CM Credits: 1

New transportation technologies can expand our world by an order of magnitude, but the significant benefits they provide are often counterbalanced by the huge costs that they impose on individuals and communities. The rapid expansion of motorization over the last century created modes — and the urban infrastructure that accommodates them — that favor speed over affordability, efficiency and personal and community well-being. As new transportation innovations become more widely available, from e-scooters to autonomous cars, how do we learn from the past to make decisions that benefit ourselves and our communities? The new book, New Mobilities: Smart Planning for Emerging Transportation Technologies, critically evaluates 12 developing transportation modes and services that are likely to significantly affect our lives, and provides practical guidance for optimizing them. As we accelerate towards a new mobility revolution, come learn how to make informed decisions about advocating and planning for these innovative ways to move.

Co-presented by Island Press and APA Northern California (1 AICP CM credit available).

+ Todd Litman / Victoria Transport Policy Institute

Location
SPUR Digital Discourse
Registrants will receive a link to this Digital Discourse a day in advance of the program. Later registrants will receive a link one hour prior to the program’s start. Anyone registering less than an hour before the program may not receive a link.
Email
publicprograms@spur.org
Phone
415.781.8726
Admission
Free for SPUR and APA members. Use Code APASummer for access to event.
$10 for non-members.

Pre-register for a link to this Digital Discourse

When registering, please use the same email address that you use to receive SPUR emails.

Organizer

Noah Christman
Phone:
(415) 644-4282
Email:
nchristman@spur.org
Website:
spur.org

Other

CM Credits
1
Credits Pending or Approved
Approved
APA Member Cost
$0
CM Credits Topic Area
Transportation

Venue

Zoom