Media Corner

MEDIA COVERAGE
2017

Mission Critical: an Event Review on the Road Network Safety Management Workshop held in Málaga (Spain) (Thinking Highways event review – Vol. 12 No. 1, Jul 2017)

Road safety professionals from nine different countries gathered in Málaga, Spain, on 30 and 31 March 2017 to attend a Road Network Safety Management Workshop. The event was organised by the International Road Federation (IRF) – a global non-for profit organisation which aims at promoting

Mission Critical: an Event Review on the Road Network Safety Management Workshop held in Málaga (Spain) (Thinking Highways event review – Vol. 12 No. 1, Jul 2017)

‘In case of emergency, break with tradition’ (Thinking Highways Article – Vol. 11 No. 4, Feb 2017)

It is undeniable that the on-going deployment of the so-called Cyber- Physical Systems in all levels of our society requires new stabilising structures based on Internet 4.0/augmented or mixed reality. Nowadays, traffic represents a key element in a well-functioning society. Therefore, an efficient interfacing of

‘In case of emergency, break with tradition’ (Thinking Highways Article – Vol. 11 No. 4, Feb 2017)

Explaining the shift from car ownership to car-sharing (Thinking Highways Column – Vol. 11 No. 4, Feb 2017)

Sharing –or collaborative- mobility is arguably the most rapidly growing and evolving sector of the sharing economy. In this context, the rapid development of car-sharing is changing the ‘usual’ mobility choices. Nowadays we are observing a growing shift from the paradigm of owning a means

Explaining the shift from car ownership to car-sharing (Thinking Highways Column – Vol. 11 No. 4, Feb 2017)

2016

Variations on a theme (Thinking Highways Article – Vol. 11 No. 2, Aug 2016)

C-ITS cooperative systems can be rightfully considered as catalysts in the current boom connected to the development and deployment of autonomous vehicles. In addition, C-ITS should not be regarded as independent, unconnected actions, as they add perception and decision elements supported by communications leading us

Variations on a theme (Thinking Highways Article – Vol. 11 No. 2, Aug 2016)

Share and share a bike (Thinking Highways Article – Vol. 11 No. 1, Apr 2016)

As little as a decade ago, bike-sharing was an afterthought in most cities’ mobility plans – if it was even considered at all. Fast-forward 10 years, bike-sharing systems have grown from 13 in 2004 to more than 850 globally. While it is clear that the deployment of these

Share and share a bike (Thinking Highways Article – Vol. 11 No. 1, Apr 2016)

Crowd sourced mobility: changing mobility paradigms (Thinking Highways Column – Vol. 11 No. 1, Apr 2016)

The sharing economy is in the process of evolving into a significant element of the economic cycle, if it is not already. Shared (or crowd-sourced) mobility is arguably the most rapidly growing and evolving sector of the shared economy. When it comes to this kind of mobility, transport authorities, centralised

Crowd sourced mobility: changing mobility paradigms (Thinking Highways Column – Vol. 11 No. 1, Apr 2016)

2015

Infrastructure Safety and Security: when smart is not enough (Thinking Highways Column – Vol. 10 No. 2, Jul 2015)

From a user perspective, transportation infrastructures should offer the highest safety and security levels that technological progress to date allows. Citizens and businesses alike want to ‘feel’ transportation infrastructures secure their mobility with the lowest possible risk, both minimising the probability of and mitigating the

Infrastructure Safety and Security: when smart is not enough (Thinking Highways Column – Vol. 10 No. 2, Jul 2015)

A vision about the role of transportation infrastructures in the 21st century

Read here the full interview with the STA Chairman in a popular Spanish blog about ‘Sustainable Transport and Mobility Consulting’.

A vision about the role of transportation infrastructures in the 21st century

The STA Chairman reviews the ‘safety’ angle of the Smart Transportation Infrastructures of the Future

‘Smart Road’, the newly-created blog about road infrastructure safety equipment, features here an interview (in French) with the STA Chairman, who discusses the role of safety as the usual driving force for transportation infrastructure innovation. Interview featured in Smart Roads blog (29/05/15)

The STA Chairman reviews the ‘safety’ angle of the Smart Transportation Infrastructures of the Future