Amir Hassanpour is currently a Ph.D. student in the Department of Civil Engineering at UBC. He holds a Master’s degree from UBC and a Bachelor’s degree from Sharif University of Technology. His primary research interest is the emerging transportation technology and policies to create an equitable and sustainable transportation system. He strongly believes that a multimodal street is a livable street and creates opportunities for all. He hopes that his research makes a positive impact on all people and the communities they live in.