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By Greta.Riauba / Updated: 02 Apr 2020

Green Auto Summit 2020

Merging key automotive industry players in one place, the closed-door Green Auto Summit 2020 will take place in Stuttgart, Böblingen on 19-20 October, 2020.

Industry professionals and policymakers will delve into debates on many interesting topics, including:

By Michiel Modijefsky / Updated: 07 Feb 2020

Hamburg to equip all its trucks with ‘turning assistance systems’

After a series of fatal accidents involving trucks making a turn and cyclists, Hamburg plans to equip the entire urban fleet with turning assistant systems in an effort to improve the safety of vulnerable road users. The measure was announced on 22 January 2020 by Hamburg’s Senators for the Interior, Andy Grote, and Transport, Michael Westhagemann, who invited private transport companies in Hamburg to join the initiative.

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By Tom Nokes / Updated: 30 Dec 2019
By Claus Köllinger / Updated: 04 Dec 2019

Development of gamification elements for higher attractiveness of cycling infrastructure

Based on research which analysed the user group segmentation of cyclists, the project INSPIRe aims to develop and test gamification approaches to increase user motivation for cycling. The specific aim is to overcome possible “motivation killers” like hills or stop-and-go traffic situations.

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By Hannah Figg / Updated: 25 Nov 2019

Germany makes €23.5 million available for fuel cell projects

The development of hydrogen mobility is continuing to be supported by the German government. The federal Ministry of Transport recently announced that another €23.5 million has been allocated to projects as part of the National Innovation Programme on Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technology (NIP).

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By Raffaele Vergnani / Updated: 23 Oct 2019
By Claus Köllinger / Updated: 07 Oct 2019
By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 30 Sep 2019

Micromobility Europe

The Micro mobility Europe conference will present a full-day agenda made up of talks, workshops, and networking opportunities with the most influential people in first-and-last mile transportation. Join hundreds of entrepreneurs, investors, engineers, and policymakers in Berlin on 1 October and become part of the largest movement in the world to unbundle the car with lightweight electric vehicles. 

By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 20 Mar 2020

REAL CORP 2020

Please note that the conference scheduled to take place on 15-18 April 2020 has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event will now take place at a later date which is to be confirmed. Please visit the event website for the most up-to-date information.

By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 13 Sep 2019

IT-TRANS 2020

IT-TRANS is one of the leading intelligent urban transport systems conferences where the sector meet to exhange, discuss and invent digital solutions. Experts from around the globe will address key issues such as artifical intelligence and internet of things (IoT), autonomous vehicles, on-demand and shared mobility, data ownership and mobility as a service (MaaS).