Transport for people with reduced mobility

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Planners, policy makers and transport providers need to ensure accessibility for passengers with specific needs such as people with disabilities or senior citizens. This may include measures to ensure the accessibility of public transport or specific services such as 'dial-a-ride' schemes.

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By cnebusi / Updated: 18 Feb 2020
By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 29 Jan 2020

MOBITAS 2020: 2nd International Conference on HCI in Mobility, Transport and Automotive Systems

Human-computer interaction (HCI) in the field of mobility and intermodal transport leads to completely new challenges. A variety of different travellers move in different travel chains. The interplay of such different systems, such as car and bike sharing, local and long-distance public transport and individual transport, must be adapted to the needs of the travellers. Innovative means of transport are developed, such as electric vehicles and autonomous vehicles. To achieve the acceptance of these systems, human-machine interaction must be completely redesigned.

By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 16 Jan 2020

North East Parking Show

The North East Parking Show is a new event designed to showcase the best in local authority parking and traffic management. It is an opportunity for delegates to learn about new developments and approaches to managing parking, and experience new technologies and systems. 

The programme features keynote speeches, workshops and the Parking Innovations Showcase to address key aspects of the sector such as payment technology, electric vehicle charging, urban foresight and accessibility. 

This is event is free for delegates from local authorities. 

By Go Mobility 2018 / Updated: 08 Jan 2020

Go Mobility 2020

Go Mobility is the new mobility exhibition of southern Europe, fostered by the Regional Council of Gipuzkoa and the Basque Government.

The event is integrated with the strategy for the development of electromobility that the institutions are fostering, spearheaded by MUBIL – Gipuzkoa Electromobility Center.

Who are the exhibitors? 

By Michiel Modijefsky / Updated: 12 Dec 2019
By Benjamin Baxter / Updated: 20 Mar 2020
By Angelo Meuleman / Updated: 23 Aug 2019

Shared Mobility Rocks

International Shared Mobility Symposium

Free of charge

Shared mobility on main stage! Because where does shared mobility come into its own better than on stage? The international event SHARED MOBILITY ROCKS immerses the audience in a full program of keynotes, panel discussions and jam sessions, glued together seamlessly with solid rock songs.

October 8th is 100% shared mobility. Because shared mobility becomes the sound of the coming years, and of the future, and is ready to pound the doors of our mobility.

By Hannah Figg / Updated: 03 Sep 2019
By Raffaele Vergnani / Updated: 05 Aug 2019

Facilitating mobility for elderly people is the aim of a new project

The Polytechnic Institute of Castelo Branco (Portugal) and the University of Navarra (Spain), in collaboration with the San Juan de Dios hospital in Pamplona (Spain), the Università degli Studi di Palermo (Italy) and the Polytechnic Institute of Guarda (Portugal), have launched a research project on the mobility and accessibility of elderly people in cities.

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By Ella Andrew / Updated: 24 Jul 2019

3rd Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety: Achieving Global Goals

Sweden is to host the 3rd Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety. The conference will be co-sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO), and minister-led delegations from more than 100 countries are expected to attend. Representatives from the world of industry and research, international institutions and other global organisations will also participate.