Cell Phone Data and Travel Behavior Research: Symposium Summary Report

This report summarizes the key themes from a symposium held on February 12, 2014, to discuss opportunities and challenges using cellular location data for national travel behavior analysis. Participants discussed the availability of cellular data and the common types of licensing agreements; applications of cellular data and how it can be leveraged; fusion of cellular data in terms of merging it with other data sources; and validation of cellular data to determine accurate and meaningful results. Particular focal points included applications and limitations of land-use models and data, and using surveys in conjunction with cellular location data to facilitate accuracy and precision.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Appendices; Figures;
  • Pagination: 30p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01536623
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA-HRT-14-060
  • Contract Numbers: DTFH61-10-V-00031; DTFH61-09-F-00027
  • Created Date: Aug 26 2014 10:20AM