CTS news and events 2009
News and events archive
December 2009 - Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) Autumn Lectures series
plays host to the
CILT Autumn Lectures on the evening of 14 December with the
Major-General Tim Cross CBE and Carolyn Miller, Chief Executive, Medical Emergency Relief International (MERLIN) - 'Humanitarian Logistics'.
December 2009 - Second seminar in the series 'Moving the region forward' - Professor Graham Parkhurst and Professor Iain Docherty
Professor Graham Parkhurst, UWE Bristol and Professor Iain Docherty, University of Glasgow are delivering a seminar on 9 December 2009 on the topic of 'Infrastructure for sustainable regional growth'. Presentations from the event are now available to download:
December 2009 - CTS Winter Conference
CTS is holding a one-day conference on 7 December at UWE to showcase a selection of the research currently being undertaken within the Centre and drawing together papers that will be presented at the 2010 Universities Transport Study Group conference in Plymouth in January 2010. The event is open to all and free to attend. The conference programme provides further details.
November 2009 - CTS seminar - Stephen Atkins
Stephen Atkins, Project Director, MVA Consultancy is delivering a seminar on 19 November 2009 on the topic of 'The social sustainability of cycling'.
October 2009 - Inaugural seminar in the series 'Moving the region forward' - Steven Norris
Steven Norris, President, Intelligent Transport Society is delivering a seminar on 2 October 2009 on the topic of 'Working on the Pause - the 21st century Office'
September 2009 - Miriam Ricci joins CTS
Miriam Ricci has joined CTS as a Research
Fellow to work on Renaissance, a EU-funded project aimed at
implementing a series of sustainable mobility measures in
September 2009 - Owen Waygood joins CTS
Owen Waygood has joined CTS to work as the principal researcher on the CATCH study, an EU funded project on changing transport choices through information.
May 2009 - CTS seminar - Jan Prillwitz
Jan Prillwitz from University of Exeter is delivering a CTS seminar on 15 May 2009 on the topic of' 'A move towards sustainability? Two approaches to achieve changes in travel behaviour'
April 2009 - CTS student wins international prize
CTS PhD student Alexandros Nikitas has been awarded an international prize for his paper on road pricing.
April 2009 - CTS seminar - René Kemp
René Kemp from Maastricht University (ICIS, UNU-MERIT) and Erasmus University (DRIFT), Netherlands is delivering a CTS seminar on 6 April 2009 on the topic of 'Transition management for sustainable mobility'
April 2009 - CTS seminar - Owen Waygood
Owen Waygood from Kyoto University, Japan is delivering a CTS seminar on 16 April 2009 on the topic of 'Children in transit oriented developed Japan: Connections with neighbours, independent travel and exercise '
March 2009 - CTS seminar - Helen Roby
Helen Roby from the Open University is delivering a CTS seminar on 26 March 2009 on the topic of 'Which way forward for workplace travel plans? '
March 2009 - Nudging travel behaviour
Dr Erel Avineri receives growing interest in his views on nudging travel behaviour.
February 2009 - CTS seminar - Hebba Haddad
Hebba Haddad is delivering a CTS seminar on 26 February 2009 on the topic of 'Teleworking - trends in and causes of location independent work '
January 2009 - CTS seminar - Geoff Gardner
Geoff Gardner who heads the new Behavioural Change Unit at Atkins is delivering a CTS seminar on 29 January 2009 on the topic of 'Changing Travel Behaviour - From Policy to Practice'
January 2009 - research achievement recognised in RAE2008
CTS research achievements have been formally assessed for the first time as part of a UWE submission to the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise with pleasing results.