#Liveable = Connect

#Liveable = Connect

Martin McMullan is the Journey Solutions Director, at NZTA. Since July 2016, Martin has led the New Zealand Transport Agency’s approach to innovation and new technology. He is passionate about using data to provide smart solutions that connect people, services and infrastructure. Liz Halsted was the Policy, Plans and Sustainability Manager, at Auckland Transport and developed policy and strategy for Auckland Transport including looking at emerging technology policy and the role it plays in Auckland’s integrated transport system and balancing movement and place.

In this webinar, Martin McMullan and Liz Halsted discuss the future of the mobility market and how changes in technology are affecting transport infrastructure in Auckland and New Zealand, from the introduction to network wide mobility apps, to future proofing corridors to flying shuttles.

To view this webinar, please click here

Please note: This webinar was filmed in September 2017 and Liz Halsted has since left Auckland Transport. 

Martin McMullan

Connected Journey Solutions Director, NZTA

Since July 2016, Martin has led the Transport Agency’s approach to innovation and new technology. He is passionate about using data to provide smart solutions that connect people, services and infrastructure.

Martin joined the Transport Agency in 2014 as Zero Harm manager. Working with industry partners, Martin led the introduction of new technology and data analytics to support the government’s objective to reduce workplace fatalities and serious harm by 25 percent.

Martin has more than 15 years’ experience in the engineering and construction industry.

He has also established two technology start-up businesses.

He sits on the Construction Safety Council Board of Directors and holds an executive role with the Australian Driverless Vehicle Initiative. Martin is also a registered member of the Institute of Directors in New Zealand.

Learn more about Martin’s current work and his thoughts on the future of transport

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Liz Halsted

Policy, Plans and Sustainability Manager, Auckland Transport

Liz Halsted is the Policy, Plans and Sustainability Manager at Auckland Transport. She has worked in NZ, Australia and the UK in integrated transport strategy, technology, sustainability and demand management over the last 16 years. Liz currently develops policy and strategy for Auckland Transport including looking at emerging technology policy and the role it plays in Auckland’s integrated transport system and balancing movement and place. She returned to NZ in 2014 after working for 11 years in London at Camden Council and Transport for London (TfL).Liz sat on the UK Intelligent Mobility working group until 2014 which helped develop the first autonomous car trial in Milton Keynes. Liz led on the development of Europe’s first ultra-low emission zone an emissions based road pricing scheme which is being implemented in central London, and developed a transport emissions road map for London up to 2040. From 2005 – 2010 Liz ran an innovation precinct in London which trialled many things including: the UK’s first on-street charging points and developed London’s EV charging network (Source London); pollution eating paving; car sharing; carpooling; London’s cycle hire scheme; Legible London (London’s pedestrian way-finding scheme and bio-methane (used cooking oil) rubbish truck trials.

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