Smart Mobility Summit

Transport Futures - Smart Mobility Summit

With transportation planning and financing becoming more complex due to technological, social and political factors, Transport Futures held the Smart Mobility Summit on December 3, 2018. The interactive agenda saw more than 100 delegates learn about British, Swedish and American city regions that are managing and integrating roads, transit, car/bike/scooter sharing, goods movement, automated vehicles, mobility pricing, big data and general funding in their transportation plans. A panel of Canadian experts applied lessons from the international case studies to the Ontario context and discussed how the public and private sector can prepare for a customer-oriented, multi-modal future looking out to 2028. Expert speakers included:

  • Edward Reiskin, Director of Transportation, San Francisco Municipal Transportation Authority
  • Judith HaytonStrategy and Policy Manager, Transport for London
  • Gunnar Söderholm, Director, Environment and Health Administration, City of Stockholm
  • Michael Steinberg, Head of Strategy, Programme and Communications, UK Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles
  • Jan Hellåker, Program Director, Drive Sweden
  • William Riggs, Assistant Professor, University of San Francisco
  • Antoine Belaieff, Director of Regional Planning, Metrolinx
  • Sue Zielinski, Principal, Zielinski Consulting
  • Anna Robak, Research Manager, Innovation and Future Ready, WSP Canada Group
  • Kevin McLaughlin, VP Strategic Partnerships, Free2Move
  • Bern Grush, Co-founder and Chief Innovation Officer, Harmonize Mobility


TF Speakers