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Challenges of Urban Mobility, Transport Companies and Systems

2018 TranSopot Conference

  • Michał Suchanek
Conference proceedings TranSopot 2018

Part of the Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics book series (SPBE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Creation, Organisation and Evaluation of Urban Mobility

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Kazimierz Jamroz, Krzysztof Grzelec, Lech Michalski, Romanika Okraszewska, Krystian Birr
      Pages 15-24
    3. Katarzyna Turoń, Grzegorz Sierpiński
      Pages 89-99
    4. Grazyna Chaberek-Karwacka, Marek Chrzanowski
      Pages 137-148
    5. Michał Suchanek, Aleksander Jagiełło, Marcin Wołek
      Pages 149-158
  3. The Operational and Strategic Challenges of Transport Companies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 159-159
    2. Andrzej Letkiewicz, Ewelina Mandera
      Pages 161-169
    3. Konrad Niziołek, Katarzyna Boczkowska
      Pages 183-196
    4. Joanna Fryca-Knop, Beata Majecka, Michał Suchanek, Dagmara Wach
      Pages 233-245
  4. Green and Innovative Transport Systems

About these proceedings

Introduction

This proceedings volume examines individual city transports, transport companies and entire transport systems. Featuring select contributions presented at the 2018 TranSopot Conference in Sopot, Poland, this book provides an analysis of transportation solutions both at the micro-level (single city or single company) as well as the macro-level (whole transportation systems). The enclosed research and case studies provide a theoretical background for transport analysis but also new innovative and sustainable solutions to transportation while also increasing the efficiency of transport operations. 

Transportation is a very specific area of social and economic life. It creates countless opportunities and fulfills the need for mobility while also generating significant cost—direct for the company or indirect to societies. Planning and organizing transport is a task which requires a multi-level approach with a focus on operational, ecological and financial aspects. At a time in which many transport systems are unable to grow extensively due to lack of space or increased cost, these activities are even more crucial. The enclosed research from researchers, scholars and practitioners provides not only new theories but also empirical data and practical experience. 

The TranSopot 2018 conference is a continuation of a long series of conferences devoted to the topic of transport sector development. The goal of the conference is to exchange current trends and spread the results of current research into the fields of transport growth, development and management. 

Keywords

TranSopot 2018 Conference Transport Economics Innovation in Transport systems Sustainable Transport Development Green Transport Systems Evaluation of Urban Mobility Organization of Urban Mobility Creation of Urban Mobility Public Transport Metropolitan Transport System Bicycle Infrastructure Car-Sharing in Urban Transport Systems Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) in Smart Cities Pro-ecological behavior One Belt One Road development

Editors and affiliations

  • Michał Suchanek
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of EconomicsUniversity of GdańskSopotPoland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-17743-0
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Business and Management
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-17742-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-17743-0
  • Series Print ISSN 2198-7246
  • Series Online ISSN 2198-7254
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