Xiang 'Jacob' Yan



Invited Talks

Machine Learning in Travel Behavior Research (Video)

Transportation Research Board Standing Committee AMS50 Webinar Series

November 12, 2021 (Dr. Kara Kockelman from UT Austin is another speaker).


Do e-scooters fill mobility gaps and promote equity before and during COVID-19? A spatiotemporal analysis using open big data

University of Florida Biocomplexity Engineering Group Seminars

October 19, 2021.


Exploring the potential for public transit and share micromobility integration

Ford Motor Company Robotics and Mobility Research EMM/SAR Meeting Series

September 30, 2021.


The effectiveness of parking policies to reduce parking demand pressure and car use

511NY Rideshare Car Free Day Webinar

September 14, 2021.


Using big data and machine learning for transportation research

University of Florida Student Chapter for the Institute of Transportation Engineers

March 4, 2021.


The promises and pitfalls of machine learning and big data: Reflectively leveraging data science for transportation planning

Department of City and Regional Planning, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

November 30, 2020.


Ridesourcing as a solution to the last-mile travel problem: Evidence from stated preference data

Next Generation Transportation Systems Seminar, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

January 17, 2018


Panels, Roundtables, and Workshops

Exploring nonlinear relationships with machine learning

Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning (ACSP) Annual Conference

Roundtable (Other panelists include Peng Chen, Tao Tao, and Sadegh Sabouri)

October 22 2021.


Exploring nonlinear relationships with machine learning

The 15th International Association for China Planning (IACP) Annual Conference

Roundtable (Other panelists include Tao Tao, Kailai Wang, and Wenjia Zhang)

September 11-12, 2021.


Extracting travel behavioral insights from black-box machine-learning models

Workshop on Machine Learning Methods to Calibrate Integrated Land Use and Transport Models}

Jointly presented the talk with Xilei Zhao.

June 13-14, 2019. Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta.