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Polis is a network of European cities and regions working together to deploy innovative technologies and policies for a more sustainable mobility.
At yesterday’s Annual General Assembly, the city of Madrid was unanimously elected to be the president of the Polis network in 2014. Madrid is taking over the presidency from the city of Perugia and opened this year’s Polis Conference with the launch of the network’s latest initiative “Thinking Cities”.Read more
Polis, as a member in the Platform for the Electrification of Surface Transport, closely followed the vote of the European Parliament's Transport Committee on Tuesday, 26 November on measures to build-up alternative fuel stations across Europe to break the oil dependency of transport.Read more
New FP7 research project "PASTA-Physical Activity Through Sustainable Transport Approaches" kicked-off on 20-21 November in Vienna. PASTA focuses on the promotion and factors enabling active travel (i.e. walking and cycling including the combination with public transport use) in urban environments as an innovative approach to integrate physical activity into individuals’ everyday lives.Read more
Annual conference on Hybrid and Electric Vehicles, organised by ITS Niedersachsen. Conference organisers are particularly interested in learning more about cities strategies related to electric driving, experiences as well as building up charging infrastructure.
The fifth Transport Research Arena (TRA) is titled "Transport Solutions: from Research to Deployment - Innovate Mobility, Mobilise Innovation!" The call for abstracts is open until 29 March 2013.
Transports Publics is a showcase of the most innovative products, services and policies relating to sustainable mobility, bringing together all the key players from across Europe and from every aspect of every mode of transport: organising authorities, operators, industries, manufacturers, sub-contractors and others.