2016 STA Annual Conference & Innovation Awards Proceedings

04 Feb 2016 STA Annual Conference & Innovation Awards Proceedings

Time Programme
09:15 – 10:00 Opening Plenary Session: Smart Transportation Infrastructures Connecting People and Businesses Across the World

Smart finance for smart infrastructures? – Mario Aymerich, Director, Projects Directorate, European Investment Bank (EIB)

10:30 – 11:30 Roundtable: Key Challenges for Transport Infrastructures in the Smart Mobility Era

Thematic Session 1: Key Challenges for Transport Infrastructures in the Smart Mobility Era– José Manuel Vassallo, Patrick Le Pense, Elena de la Peña, Wolf P. Zeplin

11:30 – 12:30 Case Studies: Bringing Smart Transportation Infrastructures into Reality

Towards More Use of ICT in Road Engineering – Wim Van den Bergh

Cooperative ITS Services: FOTsis Case Study – José Manuel Menéndez

Innovation for Sustainability – César Bartolomé

How to Increase Road Safety “Smartness”: Focus on Safer Roadsides through Passive Safe Road Infrastructure – Patrick Asimus

12:30 – 13:00 Closing Plenary Session: Smart Transportation Infrastructures: Prescriptions for the Future

A Smart Multimodality Not as a Paper Vision but as a Result of a Deployment Oriented Chain – Kallistratos Dionelis, General Secretary, Association Européenne des Concessionnaires d’Autoroutes et d’Ouvrages à Péage (ASECAP)

13:45 – 14:30 2016 Annual Innovation Awards
Person of the Year:

Dr Alistair Clark, Managing Director for Environment and Sustainability, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

Best Innovation Projects:

FOTsis (European Field Operational Test on Safe, Intelligent and Sustainable Road Operation)

The TEV Project