Bio: Cosimo Chiffi holds a degree Maritime and Transport Economics and has 20 years of experience in transport management, policy analysis and economics. He started his career working at the bus company of his family. In 2000 he wrote his first project on the conversion of a traditional bus line in a demand-responsive service. His cross cutting experience covers different key topics ranging from sustainable mobility strategies to public transport, cycling and urban logistics. His expertise lies in public transport planning and management, transport demand analysis, feasibility studies and assessment of transport projects and policies, socio-economic and environmental impacts of passenger and freight transport. He played an active role in in a wide range of urban, national and EU projects like H2020 HIREACH, ReVeAL, TRIP, CIVITAS WIKI, ELTIS, CYCLELOGISTICS AHEAD, FLEAT, RECODRIVE and the EU Guidelines on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans (SUMP). He is also expert in participatory/co-planning methods and temporary physical measures involving both citizens and institutions.
Areas of expertise: Transportation planning, Sustainable development, Social inclusion and accessibility, Transport economics, Mobility management, Public policy