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Polis is a network of European cities and regions cooperating for innovative transport solutions. Rotterdam holds the Polis presidency in 2016.
Polis president Pex Langenberg, Rotterdam: "Cities are playing an increasingly pivotal role in Europe. This also includes actively bridging the gap between government and industry, between public and private initiatives." [continue]
New CIVITAS publication presents case studies of measures and projects implemented within the last three years under the latest phase of the Initiative, CIVITAS PLUS II, and accompanied by two to three contributions per case study by members of different CIVITAS groups.Read more
The MAVEN project, Managing Automated Vehicles Enhances Network, kicked out in Brussels on 20-21 September. The project expects to cover a wide range of subjects, including the role of road side equipment (eg, traffic lights); interaction between the infrastructure and automated vehicle in terms of functions such as speed advisory, platooning or lane change advisory; and, the impact on vulnerable road users (pedestrians and cyclists), among others.Read more
The Fuel Cells and Hydrogen 2 Joint Undertaking (FCH 2 JU) is the second phase of the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU) - a unique public private partnership supporting research, technological development and demonstration (RTD) activities in fuel cell and hydrogen energy technologies in Europe. Its aim is to accelerate the market introduction of these technologies and to realise their potential as an instrument in achieving a carbon-lean energy system.Read more
Third workshop on C-ITS and cities, organised jointly by the CIMEC and CODECS project.
The International Cycling Safety Conference (ICSC) brings together researchers and experts on cycling safety, this year on 3-4 November 2016 in Bologna, Italy. Call for paper is open until 30 April.