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2021/04/12
DTLS 2021: Aspirations, Buses, Covid: a strategy for the future
CILTHK is pleased to support the below event.

The arrival of Covid-19 had a fundamental impact on the public transport system in London. It reduced demand to 15% of the pre-Covid levels, and, tragically, it affected bus drivers particularly badly. This talk provides some insights into those effects, but also considers what the long term effects of Covid will be on the public transport system. Should we have a return to the pre-Covid normal, or could we use this hiatus to create a better, more appropriate and civilised public mobility offer, that could enable people to meet their aspirations and have a higher quality of life? What should such changes be, and how might we achieve them?


Speaker:
Professor Nick TYLER
Chadwick Chair of Civil Engineer
Director, UCL Centre for Transport Studies Department of Civil Engineering
Engineering Faculty of Engineering Science
University College London

Organised by:
Institute of Transport Studies
 | The University of Hong Kong

Date:
12 April 2021, Monday

Time:
7:00-8:00pm (HKT)/ 12:00nn-1:00am (London Time)

CPD: 10 Points (for CILTHK members)

ZOOM Online
FREE Admission
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Registration:
Please register by email to hkits@hku.hk  | Confirmation emails with Zoom link will be sent to participants.

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