Training Programme on Bus Transport Planning and Operations



  
  
 
 
  • Training
20/11/2017
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22/11/2017
Singapore
  • Singapore

About: 

Objectives

  • Master the technical bus transport sector terminology regarding planning and operations for more effective and professional communication
  • Grasp the planning and execution of bus public transport system
  • Understand key aspects for designing a bus system for your city
  • Understand the maths of operation costs over full asset life cycle
  • Get familiar with latest development of technologies
  • Have access to an extensive list of first-class references for further readings

Target Audience

  • Staff from Planning Department
  • Staff from Operations Department
  • Other department staff having interest in Bus Planning & Operations

Methodology

  • Interactive plenary sessions including overview od the topic, presentation and discussion of the latest trends and developments
  • Presentation of good practice examples by experts
  • Additional opportunity to exchange experiences and discuss hot topics during workshops in smaller groups
  • Q & A Session

 

 

Speakers: 

 

Kaan Yildizgoz, Training Director, UITP, Singapore

Kaan lectured in more than 25 different countries and organised training programmes in 40 countries with participants from 90 countries under UITP. He worked as Customer Loyalty & CRM Director of Turkish Airlines, Quality & Corporate Development Director and Advisor to General Manager in Metro Istanbul. Also he involved several consultancy projects with his consulting firms Urbanfra in Turkey and Mosaic International in Dubai. He worked for consultancy projects for organisations like B&H (Bosnia and Herzegovina) Airlines, Iraq Ministry of Transportation, IETT Istanbul, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, Kayseri Ulaşım etc. 

Alok Jain, Managing Director, Trans-Consult Asia, Hong Kong

Alok was a Civil Engineer with postgraduate in Transportation Engineering and an MBA. Spending over half of this time with MTR Corporation / KCR Corporation, he was also a nominated director of Octopus group of companies and the Deputy Operations Director of Kowloon Motor Bus Company (1933) Limited. With several publications to his credit including contribution to a book on best practices in railways operations and management, he is a regular speaker on multi-modal integration, metro operations, and public transport pricing. 

 

 

Programme: 

COURSE SCHEDULING AND ARCHITECTURE

 

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

0900-10:30

Welcome & objectives & Introduction to Programme

Introduction to Bus Innovations

Bus Operations Planning & Scheduling

 

Bus Operations execution

Bus Transport Safety Management

 

 

Coffee-break

11:00-12:30

Bus Network Design and Route Planning (part 1)

Bus Operations Planning & Scheduling

Bus Operations execution

 

Bus Operations: Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) & Data for better operations

 

 

Lunch

13:45-15:15

Bus Network Design and Route Planning (part 2)

Technical Visit

Group Work

 

Coffee-break

15:45-17:15

Group Work

Technical Visit

Wrap-Up & Certificate Ceremony

Programme topics and session subject to change

Registration: 

Course fee category   Fee (SGD)
Developed Nations    
UITP Member Normal  $2,100
Early Bird* $1,650
UITP Non Member Normal  $2,600
Early Bird* $1,950
Group UITP Member (4 or +) Normal  $1,500
Early Bird* $1,500
Group UITP Non Member (4 or +) Normal  $1,850
Early Bird* $1,850
     
Developing Nations    
UITP Member Normal  $1,500
Early Bird* $1,100
UITP Non Member Normal  $1,850
Early Bird* $1,350
Group UITP Member (4 or +) Normal  $950
Early Bird* $950
Group UITP Non Member (4 or +) Normal  $1,250
Early Bird* $1,250
*Early bird registration rates valid till 19 October 2017
GST will apply for participants from Singapore.   

Discounts are available for groups of 4+ persons from the same organisation. For group registration, please contact: loris.chan@uitp.org – Tel: +852 29938721

More payment details are available once you have successfully registered online.

To Advance Public Transport worldwide this programme is selected to have special rates for developing nations (DNA).
List of countries eligible for DNA rates.

Confirmed participants will be notified via email upon receipt of payment by LTA.

Please note that the course fee does not cover the cost of accommodation in Singapore.
Participants are also required to make their own arrangements for airport transfers and daily travel from the hotel to the training venue.
Course fee includes programme materials, meals and coffee breaks.

Practical information: 

TRAINING VENUE

LTA Academy, No.71 Chai Chee Street, Block 5, Level 2, Singapore 468981 (Training Room)

ENQUIRIES

Mr SIAN Chean Chin
Phone: +65 6585 5781
Email: chean_chin_sian@lta.gov.sg

UITP Asia-Pacific
Phone: +852 2993 8721
Email: loris.chan@uitp.org

Speakers: 

 

Kaan Yildizgoz, Training Director, UITP, Singapore

Kaan lectured in more than 25 different countries and organised training programmes in 40 countries with participants from 90 countries under UITP. He worked as Customer Loyalty & CRM Director of Turkish Airlines, Quality & Corporate Development Director and Advisor to General Manager in Metro Istanbul. Also he involved several consultancy projects with his consulting firms Urbanfra in Turkey and Mosaic International in Dubai. He worked for consultancy projects for organisations like B&H (Bosnia and Herzegovina) Airlines, Iraq Ministry of Transportation, IETT Istanbul, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, Kayseri Ulaşım etc. 

Alok Jain, Managing Director, Trans-Consult Asia, Hong Kong

Alok was a Civil Engineer with postgraduate in Transportation Engineering and an MBA. Spending over half of this time with MTR Corporation / KCR Corporation, he was also a nominated director of Octopus group of companies and the Deputy Operations Director of Kowloon Motor Bus Company (1933) Limited. With several publications to his credit including contribution to a book on best practices in railways operations and management, he is a regular speaker on multi-modal integration, metro operations, and public transport pricing. 

 

 

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About LTA Academy

The LTA Academy was launched on September 2006 by the Land Transport Authority of Singapore. The Academy aims to be a global knowledge hub in urban transport. It provides a one-stop platform for government officials, professionals and practitioners from around the world to tap on Singapore’s experience and expertise and exchange knowledge and best practices in urban transport management and development. The Academy takes on three key roles: Learning Enabler, Research and Public Education. It publishes JOURNEYS, a professional publication on land transport issues. The Academy is a member of the Singapore Network of Public Sector Training Institutions (PSTI); and has forged strategic partnership with 22 established international agencies, including those in US, UK, Germany, China, India and Korea