Arne Elias is passionate about building sustainability in the transportation and energy sectors through applied research, projects, education and engagement. He is the founding Chair of Canada Bikes and was Executive Director of the Centre for Sustainable Transportation at the University of Winnipeg.
He is a responsive educator, communicator and administrator. His focus is on delivering sustainable economic, social and environmental value to communities and institutions nationally. Arne is a global thought and action leader on the policy, technology and strategic harmonization processes required for integrating sustainability into transportation and energy systems.
He holds a PhD and an MBA and continues to develop innovative research and best practices to advance transportation and energy sustainability that integrate technological and behavioural approaches.