Monthly Archives: October 2013

ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS 2013, 5-8 November

Professor Stephan Winter and Michael Rigby will be attending the 21st ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (known in short as ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS 2013) in Orlando, Florida, USA.

Michael will be presenting his work on a client user interface to support centralized ride share planning in the main track of the conference, while Stephan will be presenting a paper undertaken with Dr Nicole Ronald, Dr Russell Thompson, and John Haasz on demand-responsive transportation viability in the 6th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on Computational Transportation Science.

ITS World Congress, 14-18 October 2013

Professor Stephan Winter will be representing the University of Melbourne’s advanced transport research at the ITS World Congress in Tokyo, on behalf of MATRIx/MUC, and in conjunction with ITS Australia. He is particularly interested in talking to researchers and industry about ad-hoc ride sharing and transport on demand solutions. More details about the congress can be found at