Training on Introduction to Travel Demand Modeling with Cube - Basic


Date: 9:00-17:00 Thursday and Friday, 4-5 July 2019

Location: Building No. 8, Jiulonghu Campus, Southeast University, Jiangning District, Nanjing, Jiansu Province, P. R. China 211189

Local Co-host: Dr. Zhiyuan Liu (刘志远)
School of Transportation
Southeast University

FEE: Regular - USD$250 per person, early bird rate - USD$200 before June 20, 2019; lunch will be provided


Inquiry: Citilabs – Luke Cheng,

Instructor: Yongliang Zhou - Based out of Beijing, Yongliang manages Citilabs China operations.  Yonglaing has been providing technical support and Cube training in China since 2007.  He has extensive experience in travel demand model and is very familiar with how demand modeling is done and can be done better in China.

Thanks to the support of Dr. Zhiyuan Liu of School of Transportation of Southeast University in Nanjing, China, Citilabs is pleased to offer this opportunity to learn how to do travel demand model with Cube.  This course will be taught in Mandarin Chinese.  We welcome all our existing Cube users and those who are interested in learning more about Cube both in and out of China to attend.

This two-day course is designed for new users of Cube. Starting from basic concepts in travel demand forecasting and traffic modeling, the class will explain how to use Cube Base and Cube Voyager to answer common questions in transportation planning and engineering. The course will teach the user how to prepare model inputs (highway, public transit networks, zonal shape files, etc.), setup a travel demand model and review model outputs.

Pre-Requisite: Attendees should have some basic knowledge of travel demand modeling

Attendees will learn:

  • Model Framework of a 4-step Model
  • Calculating Highway Network Impedance/Cost
  • Trip Generation
  • Trip Distribution
  • Mode Split
  • Traffic Assignment

Hotel Options Near the University:

  • Jiulonghu Hotel, 77 Suyuan Road, Jiangjing District, Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, P. R. China (九龙湖宾馆,江苏省南京市江宁区苏源大道77号) TEL 025-52090777; 025-81069555
  • Green Tree Inn Nanjing Jiangning Southeast University Express Hotel (格林豪泰快捷酒店东南大学店), 429 Pugang Street, Jiangning District, Nanjing, Jiangsu, P. R. China (江苏省南京市江宁区铺岗街429号(东南大学东门东400米) TEL 025-87132710

I look forward to seeing many of you in Nanjing in July.  If you have any question, please feel free to contact me at



Luke Cheng

Regional Director – Asia

Citilabs Inc.