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2018

STA Technical Committee on Smart Mobility, TC1, launches a survey on Smart Infrastructure and Smart Mobility

The STA Technical Committee on Smart Mobility, TC1, chaired by Dr Elena de la Peña (Asociación Española de la Carretera, AEC, Spain), has launched a survey to understand the perception of our readers on Smart Infrastructures, and on the future of Smart Cities. Transportation infrastructures

STA Technical Committee on Smart Mobility, TC1, launches a survey on Smart Infrastructure and Smart Mobility

STA General Assembly 1/2018 held on 27 February 2018

The first STA General Meeting of the year was held on 27 February.  It was the occasion for the Members to review the progress and achievements made during 2017, and in addition to agree on an ambitious work plan for 2018.

STA General Assembly 1/2018 held on 27 February 2018

STA’s Technical Sub-Committee on Road Restraint Systems holds its first meeting in 2018

On 23 February 2018, STA’s Technical Sub-Committee on Road Restraint Systems (belonging to Technical Committee 2) reviewed the activities carried out since the last meeting held on 27 November 2017. The meeting brought together 12 experts from industry, test-houses, certified bodies, academia and consulting firms. Discussions

STA’s Technical Sub-Committee on Road Restraint Systems holds its first meeting in 2018

2017

STA hosts a 4-day Start-up Bootcamp in the framework of the frontierCities2 (fC2) project

Preceded by a Consortium meeting on 18 September, STA hosted the Mobilisation Bootcamp of the EU-funded fC2 Accelerator  in its Brussels office from 19 to 22 September 2017. The 14 selected start-ups had the opportunity to go through some intensive training, meet their coaches and

STA hosts a 4-day Start-up Bootcamp in the framework of the frontierCities2 (fC2) project

The 2017 STA Annual Conference and Innovation Awards programme is now available

This one-day landmark event brings together key opinion leaders and business professionals to explore the current state and future of Smart Transportation Infrastructures across modes and the Smart City in a unique and dynamic atmosphere. Its 2nd edition will take place in Brussels (Belgium) on Tuesday 28

The 2017 STA Annual Conference and Innovation Awards programme is now available

STA Annual Innovation Awards: nominate your candidate until 6 October

The ‘STA Annual Innovation Awards’ honour global innovators that have decisively contributed to deploying Smart Transportation Infrastructures (“Person of the Year” Category) and to improving the methods, technologies and standards associated to transportation infrastructures (“Best Innovation Solution/Project” Category). Each submission to the “Person of the

STA Annual Innovation Awards: nominate your candidate until 6 October

2016

Registrations open for the 2016 STA Technical Roundtable Programme

The Preliminary Programme for the 2016 STA Technical Roundtable is available here. 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

Registrations open for the 2016 STA Technical Roundtable Programme

International Award on Road Innovation “Juan Antonio Fernández del Campo”. Submit your proposal by 23 September 2016.

This award, promoted by the Foundation of the Spanish Road Association Foundation (FAEC), was born in 2005 with the aim of contributing to the development of road technology worldwide. The ‘International Award on Road Innovation Juan Antonio Fernández del Campo’ is open to natural persons

International Award on Road Innovation “Juan Antonio Fernández del Campo”. Submit your proposal by 23 September 2016.

2016 STA Technical Roundtable Programme available now

The Preliminary Programme for the 2016 STA Technical Roundtable is available here. This one-day event offers 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.

2016 STA Technical Roundtable Programme available now

2015

“EN1317: A standard out of date?“ – The changing future of road safety

The EN1317 European standard was developed within the framework of the Construction Products Directive (89/106/EEC) and EN1317-5 serves as the basis for the CE marking of road safety systems, including barriers and guardrails, crash cushions, barrier extremities and transitions. While this has represented a major

“EN1317: A standard out of date?“ – The changing future of road safety

STA Welcomes a New Member: Movea

MOVEA is a French leading company located in Metz (North-East of France) with a commitment to improve road safety with smart and sustainable solutions. MOVEA’s main activity is technical and normative consultancy on the matter of road systems for public services or private companies in

STA Welcomes a New Member: Movea

STA General Meeting 4/2015 held 9 September 2015

The meeting served to welcome a new STA member, the French road safety consultancy MOVEA SAS, and to review the strategic orientations of the Technical Sub-Committee on Road Restraint Systems and the Technical Sub-Committee on Cooperative Systems. In addition, members continued with preparatory work leading to

STA General Meeting 4/2015 held 9 September 2015