Monthly Archives: February 2019

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Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona & authorities discuss possible new autonomous mobility pilot

2019-02-14T09:22:48+00:00

On January 25, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), Àrea Metropolitana de Barcelona (AMB) and Servei Català de Trànsit (SCT) had a first meeting to discuss the details of a potential new mobility service with autonomous vehicles on the university campus. During the meeting, issues such as the itinerary, frequency, users and technical specifications of the vehicle itself, were discussed. If implemented, the trial could be one of the pilots conducted in the GALILEO FOR MOBILITY framework. All three organisations showed great interest in testing the possibilities of an autonomous vehicle operating on the open road, since it would be a [...]

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona & authorities discuss possible new autonomous mobility pilot 2019-02-14T09:22:48+00:00

Taxi-sharing pilot in Thessaloniki attracts eye of the public

2019-02-07T14:02:43+00:00

Galileo 4 Mobility is happy to announce that the taxi-sharing pilot in the Greek city of Thessaloniki is progressing well in terms of user engagement, mainly due to the involvement of the municipalities of Kalamaria and Thermi. The pilot, which aims to reduce traffic congestion in the city centre, is currently seeking participants and is planned to kick off in April. The Thessaloniki pilot has already been communicated through the social channels of the local authorities, such as their websites and their social media accounts. Moreover, the team of CERTH/HIT participating in events held during December-January in the municipalities of Thermi and [...]

Taxi-sharing pilot in Thessaloniki attracts eye of the public 2019-02-07T14:02:43+00:00

GALILEO FOR MOBILITY at Mobile World Congress

2019-02-05T14:58:20+00:00

From 25 to 28 February, GALILEO FOR MOBILITY will be showcased at the Galileo Booth hosted by the European GNSS Agency (GSA) (Hall 8.0, Stand 8.0H15) at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, Spain. The GSA Galileo stand will showcase several Horizon 2020 funded, Galileo-powered innovations, including the GALILEO FOR MOBILITY project. At MWC, GALILEO FOR MOBILITY will be presenting the different services it is currently testing, including an on-demand public transportation system in Barcelona, a vehicle sharing initiative in Paris, and a ride sharing programme in Thessaloniki – among others. “The project as a whole tackles all modes of transport, [...]

GALILEO FOR MOBILITY at Mobile World Congress 2019-02-05T14:58:20+00:00