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 Paving the Way for Sustainable Transport in Pakistan - Presentations

 

Islamabad, December 21-22 2015

 
   
   

Technical Session 1: Transport and Climate Change

 

Chair: Mr. Irfan Tariq, Director General, Federal Ministry of Climate Change

 

11:45-11:55

Paper 1:
Implication of Transport Improvement Projects on Land use: Some examples from Karachi

Dr. Noman Ahmed,
Professor and Chairman Department of Architecture, NED University

11:55-12:05

Paper 2:
Environmental Aspects of Sustainable Transportation

Mr. Shahid Lutfi,
Environmental Expert STC, World Bank Group

12:05-12:15

Paper 3:
Importance of Non-Motorized Transport for Climate Resilient Urban Transport in Pakistan

Mr. Arif Pervaiz,
Independent Consultant

12:15-12:25

Paper 4:
Maintaining Sustainable Transport in Pakistan through Global Climate Finance

Mr. Khizer F. Omer,
Independent Consultant

12:25-12:35

Paper 5:
Eco-Friendly Freight Transport

Mr. Mahboob Elahi,
Ex-Director General Ministry of Climate Change

   

Technical Session 2: Managing the Urban Transport System

 

Chair: Mr. Mian Shaukat Shafi, Asian Development Bank

14:00-14:15

Paper 6:
Developing Sustainable Urban Transport Corridor through Bus Rapid Transit

Ms. Faela Sufa,
Vice Director, ITDP Indonesia

14:15-14:30

Paper 7:
Public Transport Scenarios of Karachi in line KTIP Master Plan for Mass Transit

Mr. Ashar Hashmat Lodi
Director, Exponent Engineers (Pvt) Limited Karachi

14:30-14:45

Paper 8:
Asset Management Approach for Urban Transportation Infrastructure Management: Learning from International Best Practices

Dr. Farrukh Arif
Assistant Professor Department of Civil Engineering, NED University Karachi

14:45-15:00

Paper 9:
How to do sustainable development of urban transport system by sustainable finance methods in Korea

Prof. Chae Ilkwon
Professor, Global Railway Corporation (GRC), Seoul, South Korea

15:00-15:15

Paper 10:
Sustainable Urban Transportation System: Concept, Challenges & Opportunities

Dr. Muhammad Irfan
NUST Risalpur

   

Technical Session 3: Eco-friendly Freight Transport

 

Chair: Mr. Abdul Khalik Mondokhal, Secretary Transport, Provincial Transport Authority, Balochistan

     

16:00-16:15

Paper 11:
An Overview of laws and rules governing road freight transport and their enforcement issues in Pakistan

Mr. Shahbaz Latif Mirza,
Assistant Chief, National Transport Research Centre (NTRC), Ministry of Communications, Government of Pakistan
  

16:15-16:30

Paper 12:
Improvement of Trucking Sector in Pakistan

Dr. Uneb Gazdar
Assistant Professor, Department of Urban & Infrastructure Engineering, NED University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi

   

Technical Session 4: Technological Advancement and Emissions Control

 

Chair: Ms. Faela Sufa, Vice Director, ITDP Indonesia

10:00-10:15

Paper 13:
Revival of Pakistan Railways as a Freight Carrier: Progress of last 3 years

Mr. Mahmood Hasan,
Chief Operating Superintendent (COPS) Pakistan Railway (PR) Lahore

10:15-10:30

Paper 14:
A viable Intelligent Transport System for Urban Mass Transit in 21st Century Pakistan

Mr. Sameer Hoodbhoy
Managing Director, Data Communication & Control (Pvt) Limited, Karachi

10:30-10:45

Paper 15:
Incorporating Environmental Impact in Transport Project Evaluation

Dr. Anwar Ahmed,
Associate Prof NUST, Islamabad
 

10:45-11:00

Paper 16:
Technological Advancement and Emission Control

Dr. Badar Ghauri,
Head of Department
Remote Sensing and Geo information Science
Institute of Space Technology Karachi

11:00-11:15

Paper 17:
Public Transport Pricing Strategies using an Agent-based Simulation Platform - A case study of Singapore Lessons for Pakistan

Dr. Muhammad Adnan,
Assistant Professor, Urban Department NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi

11:15-11:30

Paper 18:
Estimation of Vehicular Emissions and climate co-benefits of technology upgradation in Islamabad

Prof. Dr. Zeeshan Ali Khan,
NUST Islamabad

   

Technical Session 5: Institutional Framework and Sustainable Transport 

 

Chair: Prof. Chae Ilkwon, Professor, Global Railway Corporation (GRC), Seoul, South Korea

13:00-13:15

Paper 19:
Role of Planning and Development Agencies in Achieving Sustainable Transport

Prof. Dr. Syed Shabih-ul-Hassan Zaidi,
Ex-Dean and Chairman of City and Regional Planning Department, UET, Lahore

13:15-13:30

Paper 20:
Institutional alignment for sustainable public transport.... case study of Punjab

Dr. Nasir Javed,
Chief Executive Officer, Urban Sector Planning & Management Services Unit (Pvt.) Ltd., P&D Department, GoPb, Pakistan / Component Director Punjab PAKSTRAN

13:30-13:45

Paper 21:
Innovative ways of funding public transport

Dr. Muhammad Imran,
Associate Professor of Transport & Urban Planning Massey University, New Zealand

13:45-14:00

Paper 22:
Institutional Framework and Sustainable Transport – a case study of Islamabad BRT

Mr. Qazi Mohammad Omer,
Director BRT CDA Headquarter, Islamabad

14:00-14:15

Paper 23:
Performance indicators for a sustainable design of intercity bus terminal

Professor Dr. Tanvir Iqbal Qayyum,
Associate Dean, Civil Engineering Department, University of South Asia, Lahore


   


 
 
   
   
   
 
 
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