Vienna agenda

COST Action TU1305 – MC & WG meetings in Vienna

11-12 December 2014

Exner Haus

(Peter-Jordan-Straße 82, 1190 Vienna)

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU)

Agenda

Thursday, December 11th 2014

09:30 Arrival, registration

10:00 – 12:30 "State- of- the – art" session:

Prof. Pnina Plaut (IL): Opening of conference and moderator

  •  Dr. Bridgette Wessels (UK): Information Age Travel: Social media, Networks and Transport
  •  Prof. Bin Jiang (SE) : Natural cities as new way of looking at human mobility from Location-Based Social Media
  •  Dr. Constantinos Antoniou (EL): Integrating social network information into travel behaviour models
  •  Dr. Rein Ahas (EE): ICT based BIG data sources in studying social networks and travel.
  •  Prof. Silvana Stefani (IT): Opinion dynamics and price formation: a non- linear network model.

12:30 – 13:30 light lunch

13:30 – 15:00 Recent and on-going studies presentations

Moderator: Dr. Bridgette Wessels (UK), Vice Chair

Short presentations by COST participants

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee break

15:30 – 16:30 Recent and on-going studies presentations - continue

19:00 Dinner, Christmas market

 

Friday, December 12th 2014

09:00 – 11:30 WGs Meetings

  • Dr. Rein Ahas (EE) - WG1: Social networks and travel behaviour analysis
  • Prof. Isabelle Thomas (BE)- WG2 & WG3 : Scenario building and simulations & Urban analysis
  • Ms. Lucia Cristea (RO)- WG4: Dissemination, uptake and policy measures

11:30 – 12:00 WGs work-plan presentation (WG leaders)

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch

13:00 – 15:00 MC meeting (agenda will be distributed separately)

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee break

15:30 - 17:00 WGs meetings (continue)