Icograda endorses 6 International Expert Forum Traffic & Transport Information Systems

09 August 2011
Montreal (Canada) - Icograda is endorsing the 6 International Expert Forum Traffic & Transport Information Systems. Presented 8-9 September 2011, in Vienna (Austria) by the International Institute for Information Design (IIID), this sixth forum addresses How transport providers and mobility enablers can use social media to better communicate with their customers.

Montreal (Canada) - Icograda is endorsing the 6 International Expert Forum Traffic & Transport Information Systems. Presented 8-9 September 2011, in Vienna (Austria) by the International Institute for Information Design (IIID), this sixth forum addresses How transport providers and mobility enablers can use social media to better communicate with their customers.

IIID's Expert Forum Traffic&Transport serves the shared interests of planners/designers, researchers, suppliers, essential users, transport authorities and educators and provides the annual meeting ground for face to face discussions. Focusing on the latest developments and trends deemed to be the currently most relevant, implications and expected impact surface and become tangible.

The 2011 IIID Expert Forum sets out to discuss and answer five questions:

  • How to draw conclusions from discussions in social media?
  • How to adjust policies?
  • How to (re)design services?
  • How to communicate improvements?
  • How to evaluate users/customers reactions?

Program highights

  • Keynote: Exploring the potential of social media for designing future traveller information systems
    Margarita Marie Köhl (Austria)
  • Sessions
    • Social Media: Putting users first (4 presentations)
    • Making use of social media (5 presentations)
    • In times of crisis and uncertainty (5 presentations)
  • Presentations
    Innovations in Traffic & Transport Information (6 presentations)

For more information, visit the 6 International Expert Forum: Traffic & Transport Information System event page.


For more information, please contact:

Gabriel Gosselin
Communications Manager
T +1 514 448 4949 x 234
E fggosselin@icograda.org

Sergio Figueredo
Membership Coordinator
T +1 514 448 4949 x 233
E sfigueredo@icograda.org

International Institute for Information Design (IIID)
Palffygasse 27
Vienna
1170 Austria
T +43 1 403 66 62
F +43 1 4036662-15
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W iiid-expertforum.net / iiid.net

About the International Institute for Information Design

The International Institute for Information Design was founded to develop research and practice in optimising information and information systems for knowledge transfer in everyday life, business, education and science.
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About Icograda Endorsements

Icograda endorses select activities internationally that advance our objective to promote the value of communication design. Endorsement demonstrates that these activities enhance the awareness of design, professional practice and ethics. For award schemes and competitions, an Icograda endorsement is recognition that it has been organised to meet international best practice guidelines – including jury composition, evaluation criteria and intellectual property protection.
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