Workshop Synthesis: Passive and sensor data - potential and application

Doina Olaru, Alejandro Tudela

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The workshop on technology, tools and applications around passive and sensor travel data is summarized in this paper. Such data requires protocols for collection, storing/retrieving, sharing and processing; as well as the need for validation methods and multi-disciplinary work. Traditional surveys can complement passive and sensor data to aid a deeper understanding of travel behaviour. Passive data is particularly beneficial for planning long-distance travel and freight transport. While access to massive data collected by licensed operators should be guaranteed, maintaining data privacy and cultural sensitivity is a priority.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)54-61
JournalTransportation Research Procedia
Publication statusPublished - 2018

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