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2019

New STA Technical Report reviews Smart City Needs and FIWARE-based Solutions

The Smart Transportation Alliance (STA) has served as partner of the EC-funded frontierCities2 (fC2) Incubation & Acceleration Programme (2016-2018) which has supported 18 FIWARE-supported start-ups in the Smart City domain. Within the Programme, a task to map the needs of the cities (City needs mapping)

New STA Technical Report reviews Smart City Needs and FIWARE-based Solutions

STA welcomes Joseph Marra as new member of the STA Management Committee

  Joseph Marra of GDTech (Belgium) has been appointed as new member of the STA Management Committee. Joseph Marra graduated as a Civil Engineer and holds a Master in Business Administration from the University of Liege, Belgium. Joseph Marra’s career in the field of road

STA welcomes Joseph Marra as new member of the STA Management Committee

SMARTI European Training Network publishes 2018 annual and training week reports

SMARTI ETN (Sustainable Multifunctional Automated and Resilient Transport Infrastructures) is a EU-funded training-through-research programme that is training a new generation of multi-disciplinary professionals able to conceive the future of transport infrastructures. Launched in 2017, the aim of SMARTI ETN is growing this group of professionals

SMARTI European Training Network publishes 2018 annual and training week reports

2018

The frontierCities2 (fC2) Incubation & Acceleration Programme, now closed

The EU’s frontierCities2 – Another Level of Impact Accelerator has spanned from December 2016 to November 2018 and provided EUR 1.6 million in grant funding to 18 FIWARE-enabled Smart City and Smart Mobility solutions in 70+ city environments. STA has been supporting the Accelerator leading

The frontierCities2 (fC2) Incubation & Acceleration Programme, now closed

STA Survey on Smart Financing (TC4) highlights that cost-effectiveness of transport infrastructures and services needs to be improved and private financing fostered

The STA Technical Committee on Smart Financing, TC4, chaired by Prof. José Manuel Vassallo, carried an open survey during October 2018 to assess the opinion of the expert community at large with regards to the Smart Financing of the Transportation Infrastructures of the Future. 72 transport

STA Survey on Smart Financing (TC4) highlights that cost-effectiveness of transport infrastructures and services needs to be improved and private financing fostered

The Final Programme of the 2018 STA Annual Conference and Innovation Awards is Now Available

Join us this year at a new venue in Brussels (Federal Public Service Mobility and Transport of Belgium) for the 3rd STA Annual Conference and Awards Ceremony.  Become a part of our feature event, where transportation and mobility experts share insights and developments on future

The Final Programme of the 2018 STA Annual Conference and Innovation Awards is Now Available

2017

frontierCities2 MAG2 Call announced at Incubation BootCamp (Málaga, Spain 28-29 November 2017)

STA joined frontierCities2 partners and start-ups at the FIWARE Tech Summit in Málaga, Spain on 28 – 29 November 2017 for the 2nd FI-TECH & MAG BootCamp. The meeting served to review the progress made during the last months and showcase the Smart City solutions

frontierCities2 MAG2 Call announced at Incubation BootCamp (Málaga, Spain 28-29 November 2017)

The Final Programme of the 2017 STA Annual Conference and Innovation Awards is now available

Join us for an exchange of ideas and best practices reviewing the Smart Transportation Infrastructures of the Future. Join us at the B19 Country Club in Brussels, Belgium on 28 November 2017 for this year’s edition of the STA Annual Conference and Awards Ceremony. The

The Final Programme of the 2017 STA Annual Conference and Innovation Awards is now available

STA announces the Awardees of the 2017 Annual Innovation Awards

STA has the pleasure to announce the Awardees of the of the 2017 Annual Innovation Awards. The 2017 STA Best Innovation Project/Solution has been awarded to SMEV: Digital Optimisation of Traffic Conditions for Emergency Vehicles – Award collected by Mr Wolf P. Zeplin, CEO, SMEV

STA announces the Awardees of the 2017 Annual Innovation Awards

2016

‘Step-Free Mobility: a problem worth solving’, a column by STA Chairman José F. Papí

Stepping on loose flagstones or being raked by head-level barbed wire are our morning stories when we go to work. However, for people with disabilities ordinary travels around European cities are a daunting task. Many wheelchair users end up navigating only a small tranche of

‘Step-Free Mobility: a problem worth solving’, a column by STA Chairman José F. Papí

Appraising the sustainability of infrastructure projects – Discussion Paper 3/2016 published

The introduction of multidimensional perspectives of sustainability in the appraisal of infrastructure projects is still an unresolved task. The problems are further compounded by the absence of a systematic, formally and commonly accepted method for the proper ex-ante sustainability appraisal of infrastructure projects. Furthermore, decision-making

Appraising the sustainability of infrastructure projects – Discussion Paper 3/2016 published

Register now for the 2016 STA Technical Roundtable (25 October, Brussels, Belgium)

The first edition of this one-day event will offer a review of the on-going efforts carried out by the STA community to bring to reality the deployment of Smart Transportation Infrastructures connecting people and businesses across the world. The Roundtable will take place in the

Register now for the 2016 STA Technical Roundtable (25 October, Brussels, Belgium)

2015

STA Annual Conference and Awards Ceremony Programme Available Now

The Programme for the STA Annual Conference and Awards Ceremony is available here. This one-day landmark event brings together key opinion leaders and business professionals to explore the current and future of Smart Transportation Infrastructures. In a unique and dynamic atmosphere delegates are invited to participate

STA Annual Conference and Awards Ceremony Programme Available Now

Recondition & Reuse of Crash Barriers – Third STA Technical Report

The “STA Technical Reports” provide an in-depth review of the process, progress, or results of a technical or scientific research or the state of a technical or scientific research problem related to transportation infrastructures. The third issue, downloadable from the ¨Publications¨ section of the STA website,

Recondition & Reuse of Crash Barriers – Third STA Technical Report

STA General Meeting 5/2015 held 15 October 2015

The meeting regrouped the STA membership for the 5th time during the year and served to make the final decisions leading to the STA Annual Conference & Innovation Awards to be held in Brussels (Belgium) on 24 November 2015.

STA General Meeting 5/2015 held 15 October 2015