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2017

OPTICITIES – A technical view on the harmonisation of urban ITS mobility data – Technical report 1/2017 published

Mobility stakes are increasingly important in today’s fast-growing urban centres all over the world, but particularly in the European Union, where 75% of inhabitants live in urban areas. The 21st century is indeed the century of cities, where we can also find the bulk of

OPTICITIES – A technical view on the harmonisation of urban ITS mobility data – Technical report 1/2017 published

‘In case of emergency, break with tradition’ an article by Wolf P. Zeplin explaining SMEV (Smart Emergency Vehicles System)

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’ an article by Wolf P. Zeplin explaining SMEV (Smart Emergency Vehicles System)

‘Explaining the shift from car ownership to car sharing’, a column by STA Chairman José F. Papí

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’, a column by STA Chairman José F. Papí

2016

STA General Meeting 2/2016 held 3 February 2016

The meeting regrouped the STA membership for the 2nd time during the year and served to recap the year 2015 and to make the first decisions on the 2016 work plan, including the scheduling of a new STA-driven conference in October 2016.

STA General Meeting 2/2016 held 3 February 2016

90 high-level experts will gather to define the Smart Transportation Infrastructures of the Future

The 2016 STA Annual Conference and Innovation Awards will occur on 3 February 2016 in Brussels (Belgium). See more here.

90 high-level experts will gather to define the Smart Transportation Infrastructures of the Future

STA welcomes its 12th member: the CIDAUT Foundation

The STA leadership has approved membership for Spain’s leading transport and energy R&D centre, CIDAUT Foundation (CIDAUT). CIDAUT has developed a unique collaboration and work model, with few partners but with a high activity demand and with a continued commitment to exclusiveness and confidentiality. CIDAUT offers integral solutions to fulfil

STA welcomes its 12th member: the CIDAUT Foundation

2015

Mr Wolf P. Zeplin, Chair of STA TC2, keynote speaker at the 6th Pan-Hellenic Road Safety Conference

Mr Wolf Peter Zeplin, Chair of STA TC2 (Smart Safety & Security) participated in the 6th Pan-Hellenic Road Safety Conference, which gathered 200 participants in Athens (Greece) last 12-13 March 2015. His keynote speech addressed the state of deployment of the European norm for vehicle

Mr Wolf P. Zeplin, Chair of STA TC2, keynote speaker at the 6th Pan-Hellenic Road Safety Conference

A new STA Discussion Paper reviews the use of concrete pavements in road tunnel safety

Improved fire safety in tunnels by using concrete pavements? The second Discussion Paper of the year tackles this question by studying the performance of concrete pavements in road tunnels in case of fire.

A new STA Discussion Paper reviews the use of concrete pavements in road tunnel safety

The STA Management Committee meets on 25 February 2015

On the occasion of a fruitful encounter held in Brussels (Belgium), the STA leadership programmed the gradual release of a collection of STA Technical Reports and Discussion Papers covering issues of interest for the deployment of Smart Transportation Infrastructures across the world. The meeting also

The STA Management Committee meets on 25 February 2015