Web site of Professor

Dr. Dominic Villeneuve

2022

November 27,  2022

Journalist Flavie Sauvageau from Télléjournal Ici Québec came to meet my student laboratory essay team for a story on sustainable mobility. The report, broadcast on Radio-Canada, was also the subject of an article. Discover the members of my team and their research topic, which focuses on river shuttles on the St. Lawrence to connect the two shores and Île d'Orléans.

October 20, 2022

Broadcast of the episode Reinventing the transport of tomorrow! as part of the Objectif Monde program on TV5 Monde. I am one of the experts interviewed and in this episode, where my thesis director Vincent Kaufmann was speaking in the studio. You can watch the episode here.

September 22, 2022

At the invitation of the G15+ group, I made a presentation of the Mobility as a service (MaaS) concept at the first Rendez-vous du G15+ de la Capitale-Nationale. On this occasion, I had the honor of meeting Ms. Maude Mercier-Larouche, president of the Réseau de transport de la Capitale (RTC) and Bruno Marchand, Mayor of Quebec. Noovo has produced a report on the subject that you can watch here.

June 26, 2022

Broadcast of the episode on sustainable mobility of the documentary 800,000 neighbors, a new program broadcast on CCAP.tv. I am one of the experts interviewed and in this episode, I discuss with Catherine Boisclair (Urban planner and coordinator of the Oui dans ma cour! project at Vivre en ville) sustainable mobility and the challenges surrounding land use planning favorable to modes of transportrespectful of the environment.

June 23, 2022

Thanks to the Quebec Research Fund - Nature and Technology for granting a research grant of $353,060 to my colleague Professor Bobin Wang for her research project on the Quebec tramway, to which my colleague Professor Geneviève Cloutier from ÉSAD and I will contribute as co-researchers.

June 22, 2022

Congratulations to our new graduates of the master's degree in Land Use Planning and Regional Development who received their official diploma today as part of the 2022 graduation at the Center des congrès de Québec. You are the first cohort that I have had the pleasure of accompanying as a professor throughout your journey with us. Best of luck in your future careers.

March 31, 2022

Broadcast of the Lithium documentary produced by Radio-Canada Environnement et broadcasted as part of the Découverte TV show on public television. I discuss with the excellent journalist Maxime Corneau in order to compare our addiction to the car and that elsewhere and I compare electric cars to a e-cigarettes.

2021

October 20 2021

I was invited by the Collective for Affordable and Accessible Transportation in Quebec to participate in their round table on social exclusion related to public transportation, and the effects of accessibility measures. You can watch the webcast directly on Youtube (in French)

September 20, 2021

Last March, I participated in the filming of the Point Tournant web series. I would like to thank Accès transport viables for allowing me to share my knowledge about sustainable mobility as part of this documentary. My interventions were shot int the La Laurentienne building at Laval University.

I appear in episode 2 titled The Ups and Downs of the Suburbs (in French)

I also appear in episode 3 entitled Mobility: How to make cities more inclusive? (in French)