Mobility in the Floating City<br />Marcus Amilcar<br />Amy Bourgeois<br />Savonne Setalsingh<br />Matt Tassinari<br />By:<...
Venetian Mobility<br />Boat<br />Pedestrian<br />
Venetian Mobility<br />Boat<br />Pedestrian<br />
Boat Transportation<br />
Boat Transportation<br />
ACTV Boat Routes<br />?<br />
Boat Transportation<br />Imob.venezia electronic ticketing system<br />ACTV survey usage of vehicles, passenger counts<br />
Boat Transportation<br />
Boat Transportation<br />WPI studied Venice over 20 years<br />Passenger counts<br />Directions, routes<br />Volumes on ca...
Boat Traffic <br />
Boat Traffic Simulation<br />
Boat Transportation<br />
Research study center for City and <br />	province of Venice since 1967<br />Boat Transportation<br />
Boat Transportation<br />
Boat Transportation<br />City-Vitality-Sustainability<br />Co-financed by European Union<br />More Energy Efficient<br />C...
Venice Table Project<br />
Venetian Mobility<br />Boat<br />Pedestrian<br />
126 islands<br />Pedestrian Walkways<br />
450+ bridges<br />Pedestrian Walkways<br />
Pedestrian Walkways<br />160 km of paved walkways<br />
Challenges for Pedestrian Traffic<br />Frequent dead ends<br />Narrow streets <br />Plateatici<br />Stairs on all bridges<...
Increases in Tourism<br />Daily Totals **<br />25,300 overnight tourists<br />34,000 day tourists<br />59,300 tourists per...
Airplane:<br />9,500/Day<br />Train:<br />26,300/Day<br />Car/Bus<br />41,700/Day<br />Total Entering:<br />89,000 People<...
ProblemidellaMobilitá<br />
Improve Mobility Efficiency<br />Our Mission<br />Collecting Pedestrian Data<br />
Focus Area<br />
Pedestrian Types<br />Tourists<br />Venetians<br />
Tourists<br />
Tourists<br />Hotels, tourist attractions, restaurants<br />
Venetians<br />
Venetians<br />Home, work locations, schools<br />
A Tourist’s Trip<br />
A Tourist’s Trip<br />
Where Tourists Come From<br />Hotels<br />
Where Tourists Come From<br />
Where Tourists Go<br />Museums<br />Restaurants<br />Stores<br />Churches<br />Palaces<br />
Where Tourists Go<br />Churches<br />
A Venetian’s Trip<br />
Where Venetians Come From<br />Home Locations<br />4,462 residents<br />
Where Venetians Go<br />Work Locations<br />14,146 workers<br />
Route Choices<br />
Counting Pedestrians at Bridges<br />Counting devices<br />10 High Volume Bridges; Major Tourist Routes<br />
Counting Pedestrians at Vaporetti Stops<br />ACTV Ridership Data<br />10 High Volume Bridges; Vaporetti Stops;Major Touris...
Accounting for Mobility Impairments<br />
Distinct Time Brackets<br />7-9<br />9-11<br />11-13<br />17-19<br />13-17<br />
Tourists and Venetians at Bridges<br />
Hourly Bridge and Vaporetti Traffic<br />
Our Mission<br />Improve Mobility Efficiency<br />Creating a Computer Model<br />
Modeling Venice<br />AutonomousAgent Modeling <br />Mobility Model<br />Decision<br />Result<br />Action <br />
Modeling Agents<br />Origins & Destinations<br />Tourists<br />GroceryShops<br />Home<br />SanMarco<br />Venetian<br />Wor...
Piazza San Marco ?<br />FromRialto<br />Autonomous <br />Goal <br />PontedeiBareteri<br />Path / Choice<br />Destination<b...
Putting the Pieces Together<br />
Future Applications<br />Carrying Capacity<br />Structural Changes <br />Public space Management<br />
Future Applications<br />CarryingCapacity<br />Structural Changes <br />PublicSpaceManagement<br />
Structural Changes<br />Sublagunare<br />
Our Mission<br />Improve Mobility Efficiency<br />Designing a Smart-Phone Application<br />
Targeted Users<br />Tourists<br />Often confused<br />Impede mobility<br />Venetians<br />Schedule accessiblity<br />Time ...
Smart-Phone Application<br />Navigation aid tool<br />Focus on ACTV routes<br />Appeal to tourists and Venetians<br />
Features: Map<br />
When Does The Next Boat Arrive?<br />You’re “On the go…”<br />All it takes in one tap<br />
Tourists<br />Tourist arrives in PiazzaleRoma<br />Wants to reach destination<br />New to Venice<br />
Boat Route<br />Most Boat<br />Walk Only<br />
Features: Schedule<br />
Venetians<br />Venetian out late<br />Wants catch the boat<br />Boats less frequent<br />
Features: Ticket<br />
Picture of Italian QR<br />
Practical Usage of the Application<br />Trip Planner<br />Map<br />Schedule/Reminder<br />Ticket<br />
Goals for the Application<br />
Conclusion<br />Improve Mobility Efficiency<br />
Grazie Mille!<br />MoVenice Team:<br />Marcus Amilcar<br />Amy Bourgeois<br />Savonne Setalsingh<br />Matt Tassinari<br />...
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  1. 1. Mobility in the Floating City<br />Marcus Amilcar<br />Amy Bourgeois<br />Savonne Setalsingh<br />Matt Tassinari<br />By:<br />
  2. 2. Venetian Mobility<br />Boat<br />Pedestrian<br />
  3. 3. Venetian Mobility<br />Boat<br />Pedestrian<br />
  4. 4. Boat Transportation<br />
  5. 5. Boat Transportation<br />
  6. 6. ACTV Boat Routes<br />?<br />
  7. 7. Boat Transportation<br />Imob.venezia electronic ticketing system<br />ACTV survey usage of vehicles, passenger counts<br />
  8. 8. Boat Transportation<br />
  9. 9. Boat Transportation<br />WPI studied Venice over 20 years<br />Passenger counts<br />Directions, routes<br />Volumes on canals<br />Trained COSES<br />
  10. 10. Boat Traffic <br />
  11. 11. Boat Traffic Simulation<br />
  12. 12. Boat Transportation<br />
  13. 13. Research study center for City and <br /> province of Venice since 1967<br />Boat Transportation<br />
  14. 14. Boat Transportation<br />
  15. 15. Boat Transportation<br />City-Vitality-Sustainability<br />Co-financed by European Union<br />More Energy Efficient<br />Cleaner<br />
  16. 16. Venice Table Project<br />
  17. 17. Venetian Mobility<br />Boat<br />Pedestrian<br />
  18. 18. 126 islands<br />Pedestrian Walkways<br />
  19. 19. 450+ bridges<br />Pedestrian Walkways<br />
  20. 20. Pedestrian Walkways<br />160 km of paved walkways<br />
  21. 21. Challenges for Pedestrian Traffic<br />Frequent dead ends<br />Narrow streets <br />Plateatici<br />Stairs on all bridges<br />Dead Ends<br />Through Streets<br />
  22. 22. Increases in Tourism<br />Daily Totals **<br />25,300 overnight tourists<br />34,000 day tourists<br />59,300 tourists per day<br />Total Tourism **<br />1.1 million total tourists in 1951<br />16.5 mil+ total tourists in 2007<br />* City of Venice Statistics<br />** The Venice Report<br />
  23. 23. Airplane:<br />9,500/Day<br />Train:<br />26,300/Day<br />Car/Bus<br />41,700/Day<br />Total Entering:<br />89,000 People<br />Residents:<br />60,000 Venetians<br />Other:<br />8,000/Day<br />Cruise Ships:<br />3,500/Day<br />
  24. 24. ProblemidellaMobilitá<br />
  25. 25. Improve Mobility Efficiency<br />Our Mission<br />Collecting Pedestrian Data<br />
  26. 26. Focus Area<br />
  27. 27. Pedestrian Types<br />Tourists<br />Venetians<br />
  28. 28. Tourists<br />
  29. 29. Tourists<br />Hotels, tourist attractions, restaurants<br />
  30. 30. Venetians<br />
  31. 31. Venetians<br />Home, work locations, schools<br />
  32. 32. A Tourist’s Trip<br />
  33. 33. A Tourist’s Trip<br />
  34. 34. Where Tourists Come From<br />Hotels<br />
  35. 35. Where Tourists Come From<br />
  36. 36. Where Tourists Go<br />Museums<br />Restaurants<br />Stores<br />Churches<br />Palaces<br />
  37. 37. Where Tourists Go<br />Churches<br />
  38. 38. A Venetian’s Trip<br />
  39. 39. Where Venetians Come From<br />Home Locations<br />4,462 residents<br />
  40. 40. Where Venetians Go<br />Work Locations<br />14,146 workers<br />
  41. 41. Route Choices<br />
  42. 42. Counting Pedestrians at Bridges<br />Counting devices<br />10 High Volume Bridges; Major Tourist Routes<br />
  43. 43. Counting Pedestrians at Vaporetti Stops<br />ACTV Ridership Data<br />10 High Volume Bridges; Vaporetti Stops;Major Tourist Routes<br />
  44. 44. Accounting for Mobility Impairments<br />
  45. 45. Distinct Time Brackets<br />7-9<br />9-11<br />11-13<br />17-19<br />13-17<br />
  46. 46. Tourists and Venetians at Bridges<br />
  47. 47. Hourly Bridge and Vaporetti Traffic<br />
  48. 48. Our Mission<br />Improve Mobility Efficiency<br />Creating a Computer Model<br />
  49. 49. Modeling Venice<br />AutonomousAgent Modeling <br />Mobility Model<br />Decision<br />Result<br />Action <br />
  50. 50. Modeling Agents<br />Origins & Destinations<br />Tourists<br />GroceryShops<br />Home<br />SanMarco<br />Venetian<br />Work/School<br />Hotels<br />Museums<br />
  51. 51. Piazza San Marco ?<br />FromRialto<br />Autonomous <br />Goal <br />PontedeiBareteri<br />Path / Choice<br />Destination<br />Pontedei<br />Fuseri<br />Piazza San Marco<br />
  52. 52. Putting the Pieces Together<br />
  53. 53.
  54. 54. Future Applications<br />Carrying Capacity<br />Structural Changes <br />Public space Management<br />
  55. 55. Future Applications<br />CarryingCapacity<br />Structural Changes <br />PublicSpaceManagement<br />
  56. 56. Structural Changes<br />Sublagunare<br />
  57. 57. Our Mission<br />Improve Mobility Efficiency<br />Designing a Smart-Phone Application<br />
  58. 58. Targeted Users<br />Tourists<br />Often confused<br />Impede mobility<br />Venetians<br />Schedule accessiblity<br />Time constraints<br />?<br />!!!<br />
  59. 59. Smart-Phone Application<br />Navigation aid tool<br />Focus on ACTV routes<br />Appeal to tourists and Venetians<br />
  60. 60.
  61. 61. Features: Map<br />
  62. 62. When Does The Next Boat Arrive?<br />You’re “On the go…”<br />All it takes in one tap<br />
  63. 63.
  64. 64.
  65. 65.
  66. 66.
  67. 67. Tourists<br />Tourist arrives in PiazzaleRoma<br />Wants to reach destination<br />New to Venice<br />
  68. 68.
  69. 69.
  70. 70. Boat Route<br />Most Boat<br />Walk Only<br />
  71. 71.
  72. 72.
  73. 73. Features: Schedule<br />
  74. 74. Venetians<br />Venetian out late<br />Wants catch the boat<br />Boats less frequent<br />
  75. 75.
  76. 76.
  77. 77.
  78. 78.
  79. 79.
  80. 80.
  81. 81. Features: Ticket<br />
  82. 82.
  83. 83.
  84. 84. Picture of Italian QR<br />
  85. 85. Practical Usage of the Application<br />Trip Planner<br />Map<br />Schedule/Reminder<br />Ticket<br />
  86. 86. Goals for the Application<br />
  87. 87. Conclusion<br />Improve Mobility Efficiency<br />
  88. 88. Grazie Mille!<br />MoVenice Team:<br />Marcus Amilcar<br />Amy Bourgeois<br />Savonne Setalsingh<br />Matt Tassinari<br />ve10-move@wpi.edu<br />https://sites.google.com/site/ve10move/<br />

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