Colorado Association of Transit Agencies fall conference

This Thursday, September 16, I’ll be speaking at the Colorado Association of Transit Agencies (CASTA) conference.  If you’ll be there, drop a line before to say hello.  I’m looking forward to my first visit to Colorado, a Rocky Mountain country state that has made significant investments in transit. The presentation topic is “Online strategies and…

Notebook from World Intelligent Transportation Systems Congress

About two weeks ago, on September 22nd, I spoke at and attended the World ITS Congress in Stockholm, Sweden. Usually, my audience and colleagues are managers, staff, and consultants for rural, small, and mid-sized transportation U.S. transit agencies.  Speaking at, and attending an international conference of broad scope was eye-opening. Here are some highlight observations: With regards…

I’ll be speaking at CalACT: How to use the web to make public transportation easy and popular

I’ll be speaking at the upcoming California Association for Coordinated Transportation conference in San Diego on March 17.  As part of the topic of the panel, “Using the web to enhance customer service,” I’ll be discussing the challenges and opportunities for small and mid-sized agencies looking to participate in Google Transit, launch or update their…