San Francisco

Why We Need Big Transportation Data

12:30 p.m. | Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Photo courtesy of Flickr user Sam Churchill 


The volume of transportation data available to us continues to grow as the use of mobile devices, sensors and transaction data from systems like Clipper increases. Come hear how experts using this “big data” are able to make smarter decisions about transportation investments and operations while greatly improving the experience for travelers.

+ Rob Hranac / Iteris
Wade Rosado / Cubic


SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
Phone: 415.781.8726


Free to members 
$10 non-members
Okay to bring lunch

Refund Policy

Individual ticket purchases. If you request a refund between 2 and 10 business days prior to the event, SPUR can issue a 25 percent refund. Requests for refunds received less than 2 days prior to an event cannot be accommodated.

Sponsorship payments will not be refunded, as sponsorship benefits take effect immediately and are on-going through the date of the event.


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