Professor David Hensher, The University of Sydney
David Hensher is Professor of Management, and Founding Director of the Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies (ITLS) at The University of Sydney. Educated in UK , Kenya and Australia, David is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Social Sciences, Recipient of the 2009 International Association of Travel Behaviour Research (IATBR) Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition for his long-standing and exceptional contribution to IATBR as well as to the wider travel behaviour community; Recipient of the 2006 Engineers Australia Transport Medal for lifelong contribution to transportation. David is also the recipient of the Smart 2013 Premier Award for Excellence in Supply Chain Management, and recipient of the 2014 Institute of Transportation Engineers (Australia and New Zealand) Transport Profession Award. Honorary Fellow of Singapore Land Transport Authority, and a Past President of the International Association of Travel Behaviour Research. He has published extensively (over 575 papers) in the leading international transport journals and key journals in economics as well as 12 books. David has contributed papers on water and energy security and demand with a focus on willingness to pay, with a recent advisory role on customer engagement with UK Southern Water. He has over 34,500 citations of his contributions in Google scholar. David has advised numerous government and industry agencies in many countries (notably Australia, New Zealand, UK, USA and The Netherlands), with a recent appointment to Infrastructure Australia’s reference panel on public transport, and is called upon regularly by the media for commentary.