A Canada-Germany Summer Workshop:
"Hands on sustainable urban mobility".


Place and Date

The workshop took place in Montreal, Canada from Monday June 17th to Friday June 21st, 2013.


Name University
Luis F. Miranda-Moreno McGill University
Christoph Hupfer Hochschule Karlsruhe - Technik und Wirtschaft, Germany
Markus Stoeckner Hochschule Karlsruhe - Technik und Wirtschaft, Germany
Jeff Casello University of Waterloo, Canada

Local and International Committee

Name University
Peter Furth Northeastern University, US
Nicolas Saunier École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Anne Lusk Harvard University, US
Shawn Turner Texas A&M Transportation Institute, US
Karim Ismail Carleton University, Canada
Catherine Morency École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Zachary Patterson Concordia University, Canada
Audrey Smargiassi Université de Montréal
Daniel Fuller University of Saskatchewan
E. Owen Douglas Waygood Laval University, Canada
Naveen Eluru McGill University, Canada
Kevin Manaugh McGill University, Canada
Marianne Hatzopoulou McGill University, Canada

Agency/Industry Representatives

Name University
Patrick Morency Montreal Direction of Public Health
J.F Rheault Eco-Counters Inc
Marc Jolicoeur / J-F Pronovost Vélo Québec
Zlatko Krstulic Department of Transportation, City of Ottawa
Hervé Chapon Department of Transportation, City of Quebec
Marc Panneton Quebec Ministry of Transportation


This workshop aimed to bring researchers and practitioners together to share their knowledge and experience with graduate students and the public interested in urban sustainable mobility, in particular, urban cycling. Lectures and seminars introduced current practices, design guidelines, methods and techniques. Researchers also presented state-of-the-art topics in different areas of sustainable transportation.

The main themes covered in this workshop are:

 • Bicycle engineering practices and current state in North America & Europe
 • Road safety and designs for non-motorized transportation infrastructure
 • Health Benefits of non-motorized transportation, air quality and traffic
 • Integration of non-motorized transportation and infrastructure
 • Modeling approaches to study non-motorized transportation

 • Practitioners experiences

Workshop Material

Name File
Anne Lusk Seminar
Antonius Schniering Seminar
Audrey Asmargia Lecture
Christoph Hupfer Lecture
Daniel Fuller Presentation
Kevin Manaugh Lecture
Luis Miranda-Moreno Workshop
Marc Panneton Seminar
Markus Stoeckner Seminar
Nicolas Saunier Lecture
Owen Waygood Lecture
Shawn Turner Lecture
Shawn Turner Workshop
Zachary Patterson Lecture
Zlatko Krstulic Seminar