CARRS-Q strengthens its research capabilities by:
- undertaking capacity building research and education initiatives in other countries;
- arranging for road safety practitioners from other countries to visit the Centre through programs such as the Australia Award Fellowships and the Endeavour Executive Awards;
- maintaining links with road safety and injury prevention institutions and organisations in other countries, and maintaining international partnerships with key groups;
- encouraging international researchers to visit the Centre; and
- hosting and participating in national and international events and seminars.
Some events and seminars are listed below:
|18-20 Nov 2019||International Cycling Safety Conference 2019 – QUT Gardens Point Campus|
|8 Dec 2018||Bundaberg Emergency Services Expo – organised by Queensland Police Service|
|1 Dect 2018||Bicycle Queensland Street Party|
|25 Sept 2018||HealthCAM 2018|
|27-31 Aug 2018||Queensland Road Safety Week
Innovative Directions for Older Road Users Safety Seminar – view presentations here.
|5 June 2018||ACRS Queensland Chapter Seminar: “Breaking down the silos – the Safe System“|
|24-25 Mar 2018||World Science Festival – Street Science – QUT Pavillion
|21 Mar 2018||
Professor Kara Kockelman, Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering, University of Texas, “Americans’ Plans for Acquiring, Using and Sharing Self-Driving Vehicles”
|8 Mar 2018||Dr Eric Hildebrand, Transportation Group, University of New Brunswick, “Current issues in Road Safety Research – a Canadian perspective”
Download the recording of this seminar
|22 Feb 2018||Philipp Maruhn & Sonja Schneider, Technical University Munich, Germany, “VR Pedestrian Simulation and Traffic Safety Research @TUMunich”
Download the recording of this seminar
|23 Aug 2017||Queensland Road Safety Awards and Community Engagement Workshop|
|20 Aug 2017||Bundaberg Road Safety Expo – organised by Queensland Police Bundaberg District Patrol Group.|
|20-27 Aug 2017||Queensland Road Safety Week|
|14 Aug 2017||CARRS-Q Launch of “The Science of Speed” at QUT’s The Cube|
|9 Aug 2017|| Professor Klaus Bengler, Fakultat fur Maschinenwesen, Lehrstuhl fur Ergonomie, Technische Universitat Munchen, “Cooperative Driving as a New Paradigm for Highly Automated Vehicles”.
|12 May 2017||CARRS-Q Watch your pace when sharing space launch|
|11 May 2017||Queensland Bike Week: Ride2Work Breakfast|
|22 Nov 2016||CARRS-Q Seminar – “Distraction: the problem & potential solutions”
Download the recording of this seminar [MP4, 4.4GB]
|27 Oct 2016||Professor Max Donath, Director, Roadway Safety Institute & Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota – “Overview of RSI & Smartphone-Based Teen Driver Support System: Results from a 300 teen driver field operational test”.
Download the recording of this seminar [MP4, 1.55GB]
|22 Aug 2016||Queensland Road Safety Awards Community Engagement Workshop|
|8 Aug 2016||Dr Wouter Van den Berghe, Research Director, Knowledge Centre, Belgian Road Safety Institute – “The development and deployment of the research strategy of the Belgian Road Safety Institute”.|
|8 Aug 2016||Tara Goddard, PhD Candidate, Nohad Toulan School of Urban Studies & Planning, Portland State University – “Explicit and Implicit Attitudes and Self-Reported Safety Behaviours in US Drivers towards Bicyclists”.|
|2-5 Aug 2016||ICTTP 2016: International Conference on Traffic and Transport Psychology|
|1 Aug 2016||Linda Ng Boyle, Professor and Chair, Industrial & Systems Engineering and Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Washington – “Modelling the effects of drivers’ adaptive behaviour on system safety”.
Download the recording of this seminar [MP4, 493MB]
|29 July 2016|| Michael Paul Manser, PhD, Program Manager, Senior Research Scientist, Texas A&M Transportation Institute – “The role of driver state detection and vehicle error recognition in addressing driver safety”.
Download the recording of this seminar [MP4, 646MB]
|28 Apr 2016||CARRS-Q Seminar – Taxi Safety|