This webinar will focus on how to attain transit-oriented development (TOD), keeping in view the geographical context. The session will elaborate on:
Principles of TOD
Scales at which TOD can be applied
Categories of TOD
How Indian cities are translating TOD principles on ground
Prerna Mehta, Urban Development Lead, WRI India
Prerna has nearly 13 years of experience in the fields of research, project management, urban planning, real estate, architecture and academics. She works on projects related to transit oriented development (TOD), Land Value Capture, safe access to mass transit, Neighbourhood Improvement Plans, Raahgiri initiative, developing toolkits, informing policy, informing design approach of large developments for adopting sustainable planning, and capacity building. Prerna has a Master’s degree in Planning (Housing) from School of Planning & Architecture, New Delhi, India; a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from Nagpur University, India and a diploma in the Principles and Practices of Real Estate from Indian Institute of Real Estate, Pune, India.
Senior Manager & Lead for Urban Development & Accessibility
About the Series
This is the first webinar in a monthly series focused on making TOD work in Indian cities. Future webinars will address policy and regulations (July 12); safe access to mass transit (August 2); and financing TOD (September 6).