Short Talks, Big Ideas: Recap and video


Last night’s Video of last night’s excellent Short Talks, Big Ideas session is now up:
Short Talks, Big Ideas

Thanks to the 100 or so attendees, and in particular, to all of our excellent presenters:
- David Mahfouda, Weeels, brought to light the concept of taxis as public transit
- Taylor Reiss, NYC Dept. of Transportation, showcased exciting plans for Select Bus Service
- Jesse Friedman, Google, proposed new ideas to make bus ridership more appealing
- Brian Langel, Dash, presented his new app Dash for personalized car data
- Susi Wunsch, Velojoy, discussed the importance of women in bicycling efforts
- Raz Schwartz, Rutgers, showed the compelling urban data that can be gleaned from social media and neighborhood connectivity
- Matt Healy, Foursquare, demonstrated the movements of New Yorkers shown through FourSquare checkins

We’ll see you in the Spring with more exciting events. If you have speaker suggestions for our next Short Talks, Big Ideas event, please get in touch!

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