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Open Mobility Conference 2019

The MaaS Alliance in collaboration with the TravelSpirit Foundation are very excited to announce that tickets for the Open Mobility Conference are now on sale! Come rub shoulders with the diverse elements of the transport industry gathering in Brussels for this landmark event – automotive, airline, travel, taxi and public transport. Check the agenda of the conference here! We are happy to offer a special discount of 25% off the ticket price! To claim your discount click the button below and place your order. This one day conference will bring together innovators, disruptive thinkers, transport authorities and mobility operators, technology providers and infrastructure developers in a...

ERTICO ACTIVITIES

Join the webinar on innovation procurement for C-ITS deployment in Europe

The fourth webinar of the CAPITAL ITS e-learning project will address procurement issues for Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems deployment by public authorities in Europe. Experts from the CAPITAL ITS e-learning project and the SPICE project will cover key issues with public procurement in intelligent transport, including day one applications, security issues, specifications, and regulatory frameworks. 29 March 2019, 11:00 – 12:00 (CET) Register now: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6762063978618583041 This one-hour webinar is open to all with no prior requirement. Participation to the webinar is free of charge, but registration is mandatory. The two speakers will provide...

PARTNER NEWS

Volvo Cars to deploy in-car cameras and intervention against intoxication, distraction

Volvo Cars has revealed a new step in its ambitions to end fatalities in its cars by addressing the issues of intoxication and distraction. Apart from speeding, which the company aims to help combat with a top speed limit, intoxication and distraction are two other primary areas of concern for traffic safety. Together, these three areas constitute the main ‘gaps’ towards Volvo Cars’ vision of a future with zero traffic fatalities and require a focus on human behaviour in the company’s safety work as well. For example, figures by NHTSA show that in the United States, almost 30 per cent of all traffic fatalities in vehicles in 2017 involved intoxicated drivers. Volvo Cars believes...

POLICY NEWS

EU Commission welcomes progress to tackle CO2 emissions in aviation

The European Commission welcomes the adoption of the full set of robust emissions units eligibility criteria by ICAO Council at 216th International Civil Aviation Organization Council (ICAO). The adoption of these criteria present an important milestone for the operationalisation of the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for Aviation called CORSIA. CORSIA is the first-ever global scheme to address CO2 emissions from international aviation. Offsetting programmes will be able to apply to ICAO’s Technical Advisory Body for consideration of their eligibility in CORSIA . Applications submitted will be published on the ICAO CORSIA website, and the public will be invited to submit comments on...

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