Keynote Title: MOVING TOWARDS SMART TRANSPORT & MOBILITY
Description: Why and how should cities promote smart transport and mobility solutions?… this presentation will explain the relationship between Intelligent Transport Systems, Connected Electric Autonomous Vehicles and Mobility-as-a-Service models, the importance of a holistic, integrated approach, and the best first steps for cities seeking to realise the benefits from smart transport and mobility systems.
Lead – Electric Vehicles, AGL Energy
Kristian leads Electric Vehicle (EV) product and commercial development for AGL Energy. He is an engineer and project manager who specializes in transport and energy technology and policy. From 2010-13 he designed and delivered the Victorian Government Electric Vehicle Trial, which established the foundations of Australia’s EV market. His experience also includes engine design for GM-Holden, Internet-of-Things product and business development, biofuels and emissions reduction technology trials, and transport policy advice and design. He is a member of the EV Council, the Australian Driverless Vehicle Initiative and the SBA Sustainable Mobility Project. In Nov 2016 he published an independent research report on microgrids, and more recently led development of a joint submission to the Australian Government on smart transport and mobility systems