Ride-sharing is About Agreeing on a Destination

@inproceedings{Khan2017RidesharingIA,
  title={Ride-sharing is About Agreeing on a Destination},
  author={A. K. M. Mustafizur Rahman Khan and Oscar Correa and Egemen Tanin and Lars Kulik and Kotagiri Ramamohanarao},
  booktitle={SIGSPATIAL/GIS},
  year={2017}
}
Ride-sharing is rapidly becoming an alternative form of transportation mainly due to its economic benefits. Existing research on ridesharing aims to optimally match trajectories between people with pre-selected destinations. In this paper, we show better ride-sharing arrangements are possible when users are presented with more destinations and agree on a common destination. Given a set of points of interest (POIs) and a set of users, our approach presents destination POIs and computes ride… CONTINUE READING