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2019

DP 1/2019 Key Challenges for the Smart Transportation Infrastructures of the Future – Results of Perception’s Survey

The Smart Transportation Alliance (STA) has released the Discussion Paper “Key Challenges for the Smart Transportation Infrastructures of the Future – Results of Perception’s Survey”. The paper reports the outcomes of on-line surveys targeted at the transportation expert community that were conducted between March and

DP 1/2019 Key Challenges for the Smart Transportation Infrastructures of the Future – Results of Perception’s Survey

2018

Register now: only few seats left for the STA Technical Forum on ‘Optimise Users’ Safety thanks to Road Safety Equipment’ on 12-13 September 2018 (Yaoundé, Cameroon)

On 12-13 September 2018, STA organises its second road safety technical forum in Yaoundé, Cameroon. The objective of this event is to promote the exchange of knowledge and best practice on road safety in Africa, where poor standards and lack of strategic planning contribute every

Register now: only few seats left for the STA Technical Forum on ‘Optimise Users’ Safety thanks to Road Safety Equipment’ on 12-13 September 2018 (Yaoundé, Cameroon)

Register for the seminar ‘Optimise the users’ safety thanks to the road safety equipments’ 12-13 September 2018 (Yaoundé, Cameroon)

The Smart Transportation Alliance (STA) and Pyramide Prévention organise a ‘best-practice and knowledge transfer’ conference on how to optimise users’ safety thanks to road safety equipment. The main objective of this 2-day seminar is to provide road safety and mobility professionals with theoretical background and practical case studies,

Register for the seminar ‘Optimise the users’ safety thanks to the road safety equipments’ 12-13 September 2018 (Yaoundé, Cameroon)

STA Annual Innovation Awards: nominate your candidate until 5 October 2018

Following the success of the previous editions, the 2018 STA Annual Conference will be held on 29 November 2018. The Conference will be coupled with the award ceremony of the third edition of the ‘STA Annual Innovation Awards’. The Call for Entries for the “Person of the Year” and “Best

STA Annual Innovation Awards: nominate your candidate until 5 October 2018

2017

The University of Technology of Compiègne (UTC) joins STA

UTC is both a French national university and an engineering school, with autonomous training and pedagogy and an innovation-intensive, interdisciplinary technological research program. UTC produces graduates (engineers, Master’s degree, PhDs) capable of taking into account the interactions of technologies with Mankind and Society at large and

The University of Technology of Compiègne (UTC) joins STA

STA welcomes a new member: Transpolis

TRANSPOLIS is the unique smart city lab in Europe dedicated to innovative transportation systems and road equipment. TRANSPOLIS offers a 200-acre site for the reinvention of urban mobility solutions through systemic innovation and strategic partnerships. TRANSPOLIS S.A.S. is a privately held services company created in 2011

STA welcomes a new member: Transpolis

A ROAD SAFETY TECHNICAL FORUM IS HELD IN COLLABORATION WITH THE MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT OF CAMEROON

On 13 and 14 June 2017, representatives of the public sector, engineering companies and road safety associations met in Yaoundé, Cameroon, for a two-day Road Safety Technical Forum. This free event was organised by STA, in collaboration with the Ministry of Transport of Cameroon, and

A ROAD SAFETY TECHNICAL FORUM IS HELD IN COLLABORATION WITH THE MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT OF CAMEROON

2016

STA launches eight Certified Training Programmes

With the objective of facilitating the exchange of international good practice connected to the methods, technologies and standards associated to transportation infrastructures, STA has launched a set of eight STA Certified Programmes, which are conceived as ‘knowledge transfer‘ training courses for mobility professionals, both in the private

STA launches eight Certified Training Programmes

Innovation in Road Equipment Systems: The case of lighting and signage poles – Discussion Paper 2/2016 published

In 2014, a total of 25,700 fatalities were attributed to accidents on European roads. Of these, 45% involved vulnerable road users such as pedestrians, cyclists and motorcyclists. On average, one third of motor vehicle injuries are caused by off-road driving situations. To limit the severity of

Innovation in Road Equipment Systems: The case of lighting and signage poles – Discussion Paper 2/2016 published

‘Crowd sourced mobility: changing mobility paradigms’, a column by STA Chairman José F. Papí

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’, a column by STA Chairman José F. Papí

2015

STA supports course on ‘Sustainability Assessment of Transport Infrastructures’ (Palermo, Italy, 16-23 Sep 2015)

STA supports this course aimed at civil engineers, researchers and academics with an interest in sustainable engineering. The course, organised in the context of Super ITN (Sustainable Pavement & Railway

STA supports course on ‘Sustainability Assessment of Transport Infrastructures’ (Palermo, Italy, 16-23 Sep 2015)

STA General Meeting 3/2015 held last 25 June 2015

The third STA General Meeting of the present year took place last 25 June 2015. Following the progress review of the 2015 work plan, STA Members discussed the latest updates of the STA Annual Conference & Innovation Awards to be held in Brussels next 24

STA General Meeting 3/2015 held last 25 June 2015

ITS Cooperative Systems: a new challenge for STA

A new Sub-Committee on Cooperative Systems has been launched under STA Technical Committee 1 (Smart Mobility) to foster the deployment of Cooperative Systems in the Smart Transportation Infrastructures of the Future. The Sub-Committee will hold its first meeting during July 2015 and will pursue the

ITS Cooperative Systems: a new challenge for STA