Arriva Slovakia: 10-year contract in Trnava

Arriva Slovakia: 10-year contract in Trnava

As of 1 July, Arriva Slovakia started a new 10-year contract in Trnava. The aim is to provide public transport services in the western Slovakian city, 47 km northeast of Bratislava. The contract win follows a competitive tender for a contract currently operated by...

€30 billion for infrastructure projects connecting EU

€30 billion for infrastructure projects connecting EU

The European Parliament adopted the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) programme by releasing new funds for cross-border transport, energy and digital projects for 2021-2027 worth €30 billion. The aim is to ensure that essential Trans-European Networks (TEN-T) projects,...

One-year MaaS trial in Turin, Italy

One-year MaaS trial in Turin, Italy

Image by Antonio Sessa from Unsplash Earlier this month, the City of Turin started accepting applications from residents who would like to try out the new Mobility as a Service (MaaS) platform that the municipal government is seeking to introduce. Successful...

Horizon Europe Cluster: Funding for Mobility projects

Horizon Europe Cluster: Funding for Mobility projects

Last month, the European Commission launched its first calls for projects under Horizon Europe’s Work Programme for 2021-2022. The projects are selected in a single-stage evaluation with an EU funding of € 1.216,3 million in total, now available for Climate, Energy...

Registrations Open for the 6th Fluidtime MaaS Symposium

Registrations Open for the 6th Fluidtime MaaS Symposium

This year’s edition focuses on the importance of ecosystems under the motto “The ecosystem play”. The 6th Fluidtime MaaS Symposium will take place on September 16-17, 2021 in the heart of Vienna at Palais Niederösterreich in the first district. This event brings...

MaaS Alliance hosts General Assembly

MaaS Alliance hosts General Assembly

On 17 June, MaaS Alliance hosted the annual General Assembly as a virtual meeting due to the current health restrictions. The event was a fantastic opportunity to reflect on the past year and to look ahead presenting future activities. MaaS Alliance was pleased to...

Bartle holds “Month of Mobility”

Bartle holds “Month of Mobility”

Last July, Bartle noted the initial impacts of the health crisis on the transport sector and expressed the hope that a new balance of mobility solutions would be achieved in the post-crisis period, which would be more favourable to travellers, citizens and the...

Talking technology and standards with Ferdinand Burgersdijk

Talking technology and standards with Ferdinand Burgersdijk

MaaS Alliance thrives on its members’ will to collaborate on new ideas to achieve a flourishing MaaS ecosystem in Europe and worldwide. In doing so, three Working Groups (WGs), each focusing on a dedicated topic, are currently running thanks to dedication of our...

4 ways to reduce carbon emissions generated by transport

4 ways to reduce carbon emissions generated by transport

Blog entry by Boyd Cohen, CEO at Iomob In the most recent book by Bill Gates, How to Avoid a Climate Disaster, he presents important evidence regarding the need to accelerate a path to zero emissions by 2050. He references the generally accepted current annual global...

MaaS Monitor: Driving Mobility as a Service Post COVID-19

MaaS Monitor: Driving Mobility as a Service Post COVID-19

Blog post by James Lancaster, European Head of Mobility Innovation, Local Policy and Partnerships at Enterprise Holdings The decarbonisation of transport is a key policy priority across the globe and in recent years, industry and policy makers have worked together to...

MaaS – a Public Transport Operator perspective

MaaS – a Public Transport Operator perspective

We continue to explore the developments of MaaS in the past few years from different perspectives, giving the floor to the diverse sectors of our Membership. We take the opportunity to celebrate our achievements and activities of the past 5 years and continue our...