ICTCT

"Don't wait for accidents to happen"

AUSSERER, Karin

CURRICULUM VITAE

Born in Vienna 1968

Qualifications

• Specialist on qualitative survey techniques (focus group interviews, in depth interviews, workshops); extensive experience in attitude and motivation research, traffic safety research, research of needs of interests of vulnerable road users in particular pedestrians & cyclists; management and co-operation of EU-projects (e.g. HOTEL, CAST, COST 358), and national projects in Austria (e.g. Bef(w)usst unterwegs, Gemma, Nahmobil, fem-el-bike)

Professional activities

• 1995-1996 free lancing at FACTUM Chaloupka & Risser OG Traffic and Social Analysis; since 1996 employee of FACTUM

Main areas of interest

• Road user behaviour and attitudes; traffic safety research; mode choice modelling, sustainability; quality of life research

Memberships

• ARGUS (Austrian Cycling Lobby)
• Walk space (Austrian Pedestrian Lobby)

Publications

• Ausserer K., Chaloupka-Risser Ch. 2011: The Electric Bike. Chances and risks of a new boom in: Proceedings of the International scientific conference Modern Safety Technologies in Transportation 2011 20-22. September 2011, S 6-11
• Ausserer K., Risser R., Kaufmann C., Barker M., Johansson Ch., Leden L. 2010: Tasks of pedestrians and principles for simplification of those tasks in: PQN final Report Part B1: Functional Needs Documentation, Publisher Walk21 S 107-127
• Ausserer K., Röhsner U., Risser R. 2010: Once a walker always a walker or “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks”: Results of a mobility study of pre-school children, presentation at the WALK21 conference in Den Hague 17.-19: November
• Füssl E., Ausserer K. 2009: Gehen – Potenziale, Trends und Maßnahmen, Hintergrundbericht. VCÖ-Projekt, VCÖ (Hrsg.), Wien
• Ausserer K., Haupt J., Risser R. 2009: Evaluation of a child restraint campaign in Austria in: Forward S., Kazami I (Ed.) 2009: A theoretical approach to assess road safety campaigns: Evidence from Seven European Countries, BIVV – IBSR (publisher)

Publications at ICTCT workshops

October 2005. Helsinki
Intelligent transport systems and services – chances and risks Click to see abstract! ABSTR
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AUSSERER, Karin; RISSER, Ralf
October 25 – 26. 2007. Valencia
The Focus Group Interview – A qualitative method to assess quality aspects of the traffic systems Click to see abstract! ABSTR
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AUSSERER, Karin
November 17 – 19. 2010. Den Hague
Once a walker always a walker or „You can’t teach an old dog new tricks”: Results of a mobility study of pre-school children Click to download file! AUSSERER, Karin
October 27 – 28. 2011. Warsaw
To Kindergarten without car‐ a safe way AUSSERER, Karin

Address:

FACTUM
Austria
Danhauserg. 6/4
A-1040 Wien
Phone: +43 1 504 15 46
Fax: +43 1 504 15 48
E-mail: karin.ausserer@factum.at

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