Mobility management

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Mobility management refers to the promotion of sustainable transport. At the core of mobility management are 'soft' awareness-raising measures like information, communication and marketing campaigns. Mobility management measures do not necessarily require large financial investments and may provide cities with good value for money.

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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 Fiona Twisse / Updated: 24 Sep 2020
By Elena Tavlaki / Updated: 14 Apr 2020

Capacity building for small-to-medium cities

Securing a long-term reduction in urban road congestion is a major challenge for modern cities. The key driver and agent for change for sustainable development in transport is the city with its local authorities, stakeholder organisations and residents.
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By Elena Tavlaki / Updated: 06 May 2020

SUITS webinar; Data management and exploitation for sustainable urban mobility

The SUITS webinar "on data management and exploitation for sustainable urban mobility", will advocate crowdsourcing as a sustainable and low-cost method to acquire mobility data and it will present a data modeling approach to minimise traffic delays. The webinar will also discuss approaches to effectively handle the potential for "big data" that may result from the proposed data collection methodologies.

The webinar will take place on 05 May 2020, at 2pm (CET).   

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By s.govender@rupp... / Updated: 19 Mar 2020
By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 26 Feb 2020

Smart Mobility Congress

The Smart Mobility Congress will take place in Barcelona between 17 and 19 November 2020. It is a global event that acts as a platform to help accelerate the development and uptake of mobility products, services and projects and to shorten the time that it takes for these to reach the market. The products, services and products presented at the Congress aim to tackle the urban mobility challenges faced by modern cities and economies. The event will bring together experts and practitioners to discuss case studies and to network.

By Patrick Troy / Updated: 18 Feb 2020

EEA report ‘The first and last mile — the key to sustainable urban transport' released

Public transport, walking and cycling in cities are still the most environmentally sustainable mobility options, even with the introduction of electric scooters and car ride-hailing, according to a recent report from the European Environment Agency (EEA).

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By cnebusi / Updated: 08 Jun 2020
By Patrick Troy / Updated: 12 Feb 2020
By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 06 Feb 2020

Low-Carbon Mobility: Making Modal Shift Desirable

UIC actively promotes at international level a multimodal vision shared with public transport and supply chain stakeholders.

Based on its members' expertise, UIC is developing the technical enablers to transform this concept into reality. In order to share the initiatives already taken and to find the ways to make modal shift desirable, UIC is hosting a one-day conference on 13 February 2020 in Brussels. It will also be an occasion rediscover an unexpected advantage inherent to railway, the virtue of frugality.

The event is free to attend.