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Digital-based Mobility Players Officially Align With Public Transport

Digital-based Mobility Players Officially Align With Public Transport ride hailing e-hailing sharing urban mobility uber grab ola moovel Via

Recognised as public transportation options by UITP A month ago, global public transportation marked a critical milestone in the ongoing digital revolution: e-hailing and other new mobility players were officially recognised as public transportation options by the International Association of Public Transport (UITP). The association, on Dec 4, said it is setting up a new subsection called Digital Platforms to welcome

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Can Human-Driven Vehicles and Autonomous Vehicles Share The Roads?

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On Nov 8, the city of Las Vegas started a yearlong pilot of a self-driving shuttle in partnership with AAA of Northern California, Nevada & Utah and the transportation company Keolis. But it soon hit a speed bump. Putting a dent in Self-Driving Vehicle Less than two hours after the autonomous vehicle (AV) hit the streets, it collided with a delivery

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Autonomous Vehicles Asia 2018 will Discuss AV Readiness in Asian Cities

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Singapore wants Autonomous Vehicles in public transportation and car-sharing services to avoid potential pitfalls of worsened congestion, surging personal car ownership and increased pollution As Singapore prepares to host the second Autonomous Vehicles Asia Conference next January, much has happened in its autonomous vehicle (AV) space over the months after the first conference back in February 2017. Autonomous Vehicles Asia

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UITP Global Public Transport Summit – Montréal 2017

UITP Global Public Transport Summit - Montréal 2017 urban mobility

MONTRÉAL, May 18, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ – While the delegates to the 62nd  Global Public Transport Summit of the International Association of Public Transport / Union internationale des transports publics (UITP) prepare to leave Montréal, the two host organizations, Agence métropolitaine de transport (AMT) and Société de transport de Montréal (STM), have produced a very positive assessment of the event.   A Record

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Riyadh is building the World’s Largest Public Transit System

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High Commission for the Development of Arriyadh to present project at UITP Global Summit at Montreal’s Palais des Congrès, May 15-17 MONTREAL, May 12, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ – The City of Riyadh, capital of Saudi Arabia, is building the world’s largest public transit system — in just five years. It will be presenting the project at the Palais des  Congrès, in Montreal, Quebec, during the global summit of the Union

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Alstom to showcase Smart Innovations, Smarter Urban Mobility at UITP 2017

Alstom to showcase Smart Innovations, Smarter Urban Mobility at UITP 2017

Alstom today held a press conference at La Cité du Cinéma in the Paris area, launching several breakthrough technologies to address the evolving needs of both operators and passengers. The announcements come in the lead-up to the International Association of Public Transport (UITP) exhibition 2017. Passengers want to be connected, for their travel time to be useful, and they require a

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Keolis and NAVYA to Showcase Autonomous Shuttles at UITP Summit in Montreal

Keolis and NAVYA to Showcase Autonomous Shuttles at UITP Public Transport Summit in Montreal

The first electric self-driving shuttle project represents the future urban mobility of public transport in Canada – scheduled to arrive in May. Keolis Canada, a Franco-Quebec company, specializes in passenger transportation in Canada and NAVYA, a leader specializing in the development of innovative, smart and sustainable mobility solutions; announce that they will officially present their autonomous electric shuttle project at

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