How to restart bus operations after a lockdown?
30/04/2020 - Busworld Academy COVID-19 Webinar
Webinar
Restart Bus Operations

Programme

The revitalization of society after a lockdown will be a phased and difficult process. The offer of adapted and safe public transport will be extremely important herein. Respect for social distancing and hygienic needs for both passengers and staff is top priority in preventing the further spread of the COVID-19 virus, while the relaunch of normal activity must prevent more economic and social loss.

Appropriate service designs need to be well thought through… in public transport in general, and bus services in particular. How do public transport agencies and operators prepare for this? What are first experiences of those who already started up again? What measures are being taken in what phase of the process? How is the client/passenger behaving? Has he/she kept trust in collective transportation? And how can small and middle sized bus operators start up again after several weeks or months without income?

Speakers

  • Mrs. Elke Van den Brandt, Minister for Mobility, Public Works and Road Safety @ Brussels Government, Belgium
  • Mr. Li Feng, Deputy Director @ Jinan Public Transport Group Co., Ltd., China
  • Mr. Prasanna Patwardhan, President @ BOCI, India
  • Mr. Craig Cipriano, Acting President @ New York Metropolitan Transport Authority & Acting Senior Vice President @ New York City Transit Department of Buses, USA
  • Ms. Rakhi Basu, Transport Advisor @ World Bank & Affiliate on the Smart Pandemic Management Team @ UC Berkeley, USA
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