Motivation Using public transport in Sydney is a mostly negative experience. Population is growing and infrastructure isnʼt keeping up. Traveller information systems have been shown to enhance the usability of public transport 4Thursday, 30 June 2011
Goals for design Enrich the customer experience of public transport Make information about train travel more visible Encourage new forms of social interaction 5Thursday, 30 June 2011
8 prospective participants, mix of full time workers and students catching the train regularly. Phase one 1 week without the application, paper diaries, questionnaire Phase two 2 weeks with the application, paper diaries, questionnaire, interview 11Thursday, 30 June 2011
Future work How can the visualisation of aggregated user- generated data combined with existing information such as timetable data leverage the reliability of information? What kind of insights can people gain from sharing and social contrasting of personal data about travel habits? 19Thursday, 30 June 2011
Urban informatics “collection, classiﬁcation, storage, retrieval and dissemination of recorded knowledge in a city”  Foth, M. Handbook of Research on Urban Informatics: The Practice and Promise of the RealTime City. IGI Global: (2009) Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA. 21Thursday, 30 June 2011
Personal informatics “A class of tools that help people collect personally relevant information for the purpose of self-reﬂection and self- monitoring. These tools help people gain self-knowledge about ones behaviors, habits, and thoughts.”  Personal Informatics: http://personalinformatics.org/ 22Thursday, 30 June 2011
http://www.smh.com.au/national/off-again-on-again-the-cbd-metro-is-off-again--well-nearly-20100119-mj6k.html http://www.smh.com.au/technology/technology-news/smart-machines-on-way-but-still-no-sign-of- tickets-20110531-1feql.html 23Thursday, 30 June 2011
 OneBusAway: Results from Providing Real-Time Arrival Information for Public Transit www.onebusaway.org/  Field trial of Tiramisu: crowd-sourcing bus arrival times to spur co-design www.tiramisutransit.com/  TripView: http://www.grofsoft.com/tripview.php 24Thursday, 30 June 2011
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