Andrew Meier 2018-07-10T01:25:28+00:00
Andrew Meier, AMCI Speaker

ANDREW MEIER

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, AUSTRALASIAN CENTRE FOR RAIL INNOVATION

Andrew was appointed Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Australasian Centre for Rail Innovation (ACRI) in July 2017, having led for the previous decade a collaborative national land transport information program whilst at the Australian Road Research Board (ARRB).

Andrew has been a leader of international transport information sharing initiatives, including the first Australian chair of the International Transport Research Documentation (ITRD) Operational Committee which operates under the secretariat of the International Transport Forum/OECD.  Andrew was a key participant in facilitating the merger of two international resources to form the TRID database of transport resources, maintained by the US Transportation Research Board and now attracting almost 2 million visits annually. Andrew has authored conference and journal papers at national and international level including collaborative work on international taxonomies and guidance for information professionals on levels of evidence and research standards.