Publications, Seminars and Research

News & Events

PATREC regularly publishes news regarding the latest publications, research and seminars presented by the Research Team. This page provides a catalogue of the latest (and previous) news and events undertaken.

PATREC Researchers Participate (and Win) in first TransportHack

PATREC Researchers Participate (and Win) in first TransportHack

The Transport Portfolio, in association with the Ministry of Data, held the first TransportHack at WeWork Perth this past weekend.…
UWA-PATREC Joint Seminar: Cities, Cars and Health

UWA-PATREC Joint Seminar: Cities, Cars and Health

What road shall we travel? Presentation by Prof Mark Stevenson, Wednesday 4 December – 3:00PM to 4:00PM at the Australian…
PATREC Seminar - Smart Cities, Smart Planning Tools

PATREC Seminar - Smart Cities, Smart Planning Tools

Tuesday, 29 October 2019, 9:00AM to 12:00PM at the Australian Urban Design Research Centre – Level 2, 1002 Hay St,…
PATREC Researchers Present Work at Australasian Transportation Research Forum

PATREC Researchers Present Work at Australasian Transportation Research Forum

The 41st Australasian Transportation Research Forum (ATRF) was held this week in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory and featured PATREC researchers…
RailSmart presented at “Data Analytics in Action” event

RailSmart presented at “Data Analytics in Action” event

Hot off the heels of a commendation in the RTPI Research Awards for Excellence, Mr Tristan Reed presented the RailSmart…
RailSmart receives a commendation in the Royal Town Planning Institute's Awards for Research Excellence 2019

RailSmart receives a commendation in the Royal Town Planning Institute's Awards for Research Excellence 2019

The RailSmart Dashboard was highlighted by the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) and commended by the Research Awards jury for…
Cost-Benefit Analyis seminar series off to a good start

Cost-Benefit Analyis seminar series off to a good start

Today marked the first in a series of seminars regarding cost-benefit analysis to be undertaken by Dr Sae Chi. In…
"Pulse of Perth" Featured in RAC Horizons and Nine Newspapers

"Pulse of Perth" Featured in RAC Horizons and Nine Newspapers

The “Pulse of Perth” analysis recently completed for the RAC was featured in WAToday and syndicated Nine newspapers nationwide (such…
RailSmart picks up at the 2019 Smart Cities Awards

RailSmart picks up at the 2019 Smart Cities Awards

The Smart Cities Awards 2019 were held in Melbourne on the On the 30th of May 2019, the RailSmart project…
Vale John Taplin

Vale John Taplin

Dear PATREC associates, collaborators and supporters, it is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Emeritus Professor John…
Autonomous Bus at UWA

Autonomous Bus at UWA

The future of autonomous vehicles is here! Be one of the first people to trail an autonomous bus at UWA…
Publication of Planning Boomtown and Beyond

Publication of Planning Boomtown and Beyond

The Planning and Transport Research Centre (PATREC) is pleased to announce the release of Planning Boomtown and Beyond, edited by…