Talking Start-ups & Drones with Third Space Auto’s Arshia Gratiot 

ERTICO continues the Women on the Move Campaign, starting the New Year with Arshia Gratiot, entrepreneur and founder of the start-up Third Space Auto (TPS). From India to the UK, travelling and living in France, Germany, United Arab Emirates, amongst other countries, Arshia talks to ERTICO about her exciting career, beginning in the advertisement industry, moving on to international corporations, until she then started her own business. For all the women out there she has two words that create success : integrity and resilience. Arshia, tell us a bit about yourself, your career and where the idea behind Third Space Auto came from. “I started my career in advertising. Like most young...


ERTICO launches project to support the deployment of electrification in cities around the globe

On 21 January, ERTICO together with 46 other Partners and 116 associated stakeholders launched a new European-funded project that will revolutionize the world of electro mobility, from Kathmandu to Quito. New electro-mobility solutions are supportive of the Paris Agreement, the Sustainable Development Goals, the New Urban Agenda and ERTICO’s clean and urban mobility roadmaps and are highlighted as some of the key decarbonisation solutions in the European Green Deal. “At ERTICO we work towards a future where ultra-low emission mobility is widespread in both urban and non-urban areas thanks to a common methodology of ITS applications”, said ERTICO Director of I&D, Dr. Johanna Tzanidaki....


Continental presents online platform for automation and standardization of vehicle software integration

The technology company Continental presents a new online platform that automates and standardizes software development and integration into the vehicle. With the Continental Cooperation Portal, carmakers and suppliers save time and money in the vehicle development process, reduce costs for all involved parties, and increase software quality. In doing so, Continental offers a solution for the need of vehicle manufacturers to integrate an exponentially growing amount of software into future vehicle generations. As a system integrator, Continental is simultaneously creating the conditions for the development of connected vehicles, whose electronic architecture focuses on high-performance...


The contribution of transport research and innovation to the European Green Deal

This TRIMIS (The European Commission’s Transport Research and Innovation Monitoring and Information System) Science for policy brief outlines how transport R&I contributes to the European Green Deal and the EU’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction targets. While there has been improvements in the energy efficiency of vehicles, the transport sector continues to struggle to reduce its overall GHG emissions. EU Research Framework funding programmes have intensified both the number of R&I projects and actors in the areas of transport electrification and low-emission alternative energy for transport. However, despite significant spending on R&I, the market uptake of new...

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