By News Editor / Updated: 16 Oct 2014
Monday 16 April 2012 at 01:01
Tuesday 17 April 2012 at 01:01
Language: English
Past event
The BUFTOD conference is a dedicated arena for the debate on Transit Oriented Development, allowing the crossing of scientific disciplines and the associated approaches and exchanging on cases studies at the international level (in Europe, Americas, Asia ...).

The BUFTOD 2012 conference will explore the role of rail and other transport modes in transit oriented development and the connection with spatial development at the urban and regional scales.

From the abstracts selected by the scientific committee, six sessions have been identified as follows:
A - Urban models, urban utopias and the city of tomorrow
B - Influence of TOD on transit use (mobility)
C - Location of activities, urban mix
D - Conception of public space and built environment for TOD
E - TOD applied to different territories : corridors, regions, and agglomerations
F - Transport systems in the context of TOD: rail, bus and intermodality
G - Planning the TOD, procedures and involvement of actors