Travel Demand Management Coordinator
Lorena Freitas joined ITDP in 2020 as a Travel Demand Management Coordinator. She has worked as a geographer and Geosciences Coordinator at the CEPERJ Foundation and is currently a member of the Centre of Transport and Tourism Strategic Planning – Planett / UFRJ, where she contributes to projects focused on active and sustainable mobility. In academia, Lorena has participated in research projects with the Ibero-American Network for the Study of Travel Generating Poles.
Lorena has a bachelor’s degree from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, and a master’s degree in Transport Engineering also from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. Currently, she is conducting research for her PhD on the mobility of people with disabilities in the same engineering program.