MetroFreight News & Announcements

METRANS, MetroFreight

METRANS now has a blog and the first entry features Geraldine Knatz.  Her topic is "Public Investment in Seaports:  Have We Reached the Tipping Point?

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MetroFreight

Laetitia Dablanc, a Research Director at IFSTTAR (Paris, France), one of the core partners in CoE MetroFreight, was invited to present VREF Theme Urban Freight at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Expert Meeting on Sustainable Freight Transport, which was held in Geneva on Oct 14-16, 2015. The discussions addressed challenges and opportunities for urban freight systems, and how these can best be addressed in order to seize opportunities, particularly in developing countries' megacities.

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METRANS UTC, MetroFreight

By Arpita Sharma, MPP/MPL 2017

Six PhD students from the University of Southern California will present their transportation research at the METRANS International Urban Freight Conference (I-NUF) to be held October 21 to 23, 2015 at the Westin Long Beach Hotel.

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MetroFreight

Cargo Cycles for Urban Delivery:  North American Experience

 

Dr. Alison Conway, MetroFreight New York Research Team member, will participate as a featured speaker and share her research in a webinar discussion on August 19, 2015.Click here for more details on the VREF Center of Excellence for Sustainable Urban Freight Systems website.

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