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Urban Mobility Speaker Series: Tim Weisenberger

August 11, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Tim Weisenberger of USDOT Volpe Center will discuss federal initiatives to encourage mobility integration.  Tim’s background in the smartcard industry, big data, and public transportation planning gives him a unique perspective to discuss business models.  This Citylab sets the stage.

Tim Weisenberger, USDOT

Tim is a project manager and analyst for the John A. Volpe National Transportation Systems Center in Cambridge, MA. He has worked with various North American transit agencies, US government entities, and state departments of transportation on projects that examine feasibility and application of contactless technologies as well as examination of cyber security of transportation systems and vehicles.  Tim has been an active participant in projects of the Transportation Council of the Smartcard Alliance relating to open payments, mobile payments, and user-interface integration.

Prior to joining the John A.Volpe Center, Tim was a Business Development Manager at Motorola, Inc. Worldwide Smartcard Solutions Division where he drove acceptance of contactless smart cards in mass transit. Tim has over 30 years of profession experience including special projects manager at the Chicago Transit Authority and as an officer in the United States Navy. He holds an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, an MBA from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a BS in Electrical Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology.


August 11, 2015
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:


Nice Ride


Coffman Memorial Union
Washington Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455 United States
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