Study on sustainable transport connections with Central Asia

Study on sustainable transport connections with Central Asia

To promote the EU’s comprehensive, sustainable, rules-based and people-centred approach to connectivity – and contribute to the implementation of the EU Strategy on Connecting Europe and Asia (2018), the EU Strategy on Central Asia (2019), and the Global Gateway...

If MaaS isn’t accessible our industry has failed, says SkedGo

If MaaS isn’t accessible our industry has failed, says SkedGo

London, UK, 24 November 2021: Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) platform developer SkedGo calls out the industry to take a stronger lead in making technology accessible to all user groups. According to the MaaS Alliance, MaaS promises transport users to provide “the best...

Sharing the Thoughts on Accessible Mobility-as-a-Service

Sharing the Thoughts on Accessible Mobility-as-a-Service

Transport planning over the past 50 years has offered some ground-breaking innovations often linked with ICT (Information and Communications Technology) advancements but has also exacerbated the exclusion of certain users from these innovations increasing the...

Commission presents its plan for green, smart and affordable mobility

Commission presents its plan for green, smart and affordable mobility

The European Commission presented its ‘Sustainable and Smart Mobility Strategy’ together with an Action Plan of 82 initiatives that will guide our work for the next four years. This strategy lays the foundation for how the EU transport system can achieve its green and...

COP26 Take-Away on Sustainable Transport

COP26 Take-Away on Sustainable Transport

The 26th UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) took place in Glasgow from 31 October to 12 November 2021. Under the UK presidency, the COP26 summit brought parties together to accelerate the measures towards the goals of the Paris Agreement and the UN Framework...

From vision to reality: Report from the 7th MaaS Summit

From vision to reality: Report from the 7th MaaS Summit

The MaaS community gathered on 11 October for the 7th MaaS Summit, hosted by the MaaS Alliance together with the Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications. After a long period of holding conferences by video link due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the MaaS Summit...

7th MaaS Summit: Building Together Green and Sustainable MaaS

7th MaaS Summit: Building Together Green and Sustainable MaaS

On Monday 11th of October 2021, the 7th MaaS Summit 'Building Together Green and Sustainable MaaS', organised with the Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications, brought together leading mobility industry leaders from all continents. Moderator Liselotte Lyngso...

AESIN Publishes Systems Engineering Approach to MaaS White Paper

AESIN Publishes Systems Engineering Approach to MaaS White Paper

“Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS)” has come to prominence as a leading strand to the future mobility needs of an expanding world, based upon fleets of connected, highly automated vehicles. MaaS systems already exist that integrate the current communication, data, and...

MEPs debate the impact of AI on transport and mobility

MEPs debate the impact of AI on transport and mobility

The Special Committee on Artificial Intelligence in a Digital Age (AIDA) and the Committee on Transport and Tourism (TRAN) committees discussed the impact of AI on transport modes and mobility, and how to prepare for AI, in a public hearing. The hearing started with...

EU Mission on Climate-Neutral and Smart Cities

EU Mission on Climate-Neutral and Smart Cities

The European Commission recently launched five new EU missions, an innovative way to work together and improve the lives of people in Europe and beyond. EU missions aim to tackle big challenges in health, climate and the environment, and to achieve ambitious and...

New Guide on Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning

New Guide on Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning

Sustainable urban mobility planning requires a degree of adaptability because what works in a big city may not work in a small town. In a new topic guide from Eltis, smaller cities and towns are provided with valuable insight to support the implementation of a...