How do we bring joy in getting from A to B? Dr. Matti Siemiatycki talks about why things are they way they are in regards to traffic and transit but he also talks about how to change them. So far they have been an efficiency project, but a shift towards creating an enjoyable public transit experience will disrupt the old way of looking at transit problems.
Dr. Matti Siemiatycki (Toronto) is a transit and transportation policy expert and Assistant Professor in Geography and Planning at the University of Toronto. His research focuses on public-private partnerships, infrastructure planning, delivery, and financing. He holds a PhD in Urban Planning from UBC and an MSc in Nature, Society & Environmental Policy from Oxford, UK. Photo by Dominic Ali.