Readiness of Operating Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Purwokerto-Purbalingga towards Smart City Concept

Saintika, Yudha and Fauzan, Romadlon (2019) Readiness of Operating Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Purwokerto-Purbalingga towards Smart City Concept. 2019 International Conference on ICT for Smart Society (ICISS), 7. pp. 1-6.

2019 Proceeding-Readiness of Operating Bus Rapid Transit (BRT).pdf

Download (217kB) | Preview
Official URL:


Recently, smart city is a popular discussion. In Indonesia, some cities have been implemented to follow Government ICT development program. One of smart city domain is society and it has transportation as the component. One of the approaches to encounter the urban complexities are developed public transportation. As case study, Purwokerto and Purbalingga has been implemented Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) as new public transport. The concept is similar with others BRT. Operational of BRT shall be supported by society to guarantee the sustainability. As information, both cities are developing cities that will implement smart city design and society become critical element to develop city to be planned smart city. This study measures the readiness of both cities initiative to implement smart city concept, specifically at transportation component through BRT Purwokerto-Purbalingga operation. The used methods are quantitative and qualitative analysis. Quantitative analysis is using statistical method to find correlation between socioeconomic or demographics and BRT passenger perceptions. The result is there is significantly difference BRT perception as reliable transport with residences and routines of BRT use. Moreover, there is statistically difference between perception of BRT as alternative mass transport with passenger residence and gender. As smart city initiative measurement using qualitative methods, supported smart city in BRT operation gain readiness of Information and Communication Technology (ICT), governance and human or society. By this finding, BRT operation shall improve governance enablers to come up with smart city initiative and some ICT also.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Industrial Engineering and Informatics > Industrial Engineering
Depositing User: Fauzan Romadlon
Date Deposited: 22 Sep 2020 02:34
Last Modified: 22 Sep 2020 02:34

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item