19 November 2013

ERTICO Partnership was invited by IRF to organised a session that address the benefits of ITS for road transport in the context of the IRF World Meeting that took place in Riyadh on 10-14 November 2013. The session moderated by ERTICO Director Vincent Blervaque gave a very comprehensive overview of what ITS can bring to road transport for the mobility of people and goods, not only in terms of technologies but also regarding business models and innovation strategy.

ERTICO Partnership was represented by the following speakers, John Chipperfield (SWARCO), Josef Czako (KAPSCH), Richard Harris (XEROX), Philippe Marsaud (TOPOS), Andrew Pearce (CGI) and Yanying Li (ERTICO).

Vincent Blervaque was also invited to present ERTICO Partnership views on innovation in road transport in an Executive Session chaired by Pawel Stelmaszczyk (EC DG MOVE) where highlights were made on European policy framework (ITS Directive and ITS Action Plan), current ITS and future ITS services and the role of ERTICO Partnership as the European ITS Development and Deployment platform.

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