Patrick is a first-year student pursuing a dual Master of Science degree in the Interdepartmental Program in Transportation and the Technology & Policy Program at MIT. Patrick is conducting research on the competitive and complimentary relationship between Transportation Network Companies (TNCs) and public transit in Chicago, and will use findings to design and evaluate TNC regulations. Patrick holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Engineering Science degree from the University of Toronto, and has internship experience as a transit technology consultant with IBI Group. Patrick has focused previous research on improving transit assignment for travel behavior models, modeling transit fare integration, and developing methods for heterogenous delivery fleet vehicle routing. Outside of school, Patrick enjoys playing ultimate frisbee, canoe tripping, and spending time outdoors.