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The quality of life in European metropolitan areas is under pressure. A steady increase of the population in combination with the rapid expansion of city tourism frequently causes crowd-related issues. In recent years, universities, research institutes and municipalities have developed...


The WalkCycData project addresses the need to make cities increasingly safe for pedestrians and cyclists.  According to the European Transport Safety Council, while the statistics for fatal accidents in vehicles decreased by 24%, those of pedestrian accidents have only decreased by 19% and...


The Urban Mobility Operating System (UMOS) will be as a universal open service platform for optimised, customised and seamless mobility for travellers. The aim is to integrate various multi-modal mobility and related services into a one-stop platform.  However, UMOS is not only...


SmartHubs is an EIT Urban Mobility Project working on increasing the implementation and use of shared mobility hubs in metropolitan areas.  Worldwide the pressure on urban areas and climate is increasing. Cities need to implement new and effective mobility solutions, such...


Demand Responsive Transit (DRT) services are gathering momentum in Europe, especially in medium and small size cities and low-density suburbs surrounding large metropolitan areas. Also known as bus on demand or microtransit, DRT allows the provision of public transport services through flexible...


AI-powered, proactive TRAvel assistant to self-monitor user’s experience & craft personalised travel solutions for promoting WELLbeing.  AI-TraWell is an artificial-intelligence powered, proactive chatbot for smartphone devices to recommend personalised travel alternatives that fit travellers’ needs and preferences and promote long-term health and wellbeing for all citizens living or moving within our cities. ...

Hubs for Last Mile Delivery Solutions

The HALLO project is creating shared urban consolidation and distribution centres (UCDCs) through a series of pilots in Barcelona and Stockholm. In Barcelona, the centres are being implemented in municipalities bordering the Low Emission Zone (LEZ) in the Metropolitan Area of Barcelona (AMB). In Stockholm, the pilots are demonstrating complementary activities including implementing fossil-fuel...

Code the streets – Future Digital Mobility Management

Code the Streets is an EIT Urban Mobility Project bringing together different partners from Amsterdam, Helsinki and Budapest to support metropolitan areas in managing urban mobility.   As metropolitan areas continue to grow, so do traffic related issues such as congestion and pollution....


Battery electric buses are being launched in many cities, with multiple charging technologies and operational schemes available. Along the lifetime of a vehicle, different charging schemes have specific impact on the operating costs, allocation of public space and emissions.  In general, the electrification of existing bus routes usually...


Intelligent Speed Assistance (ISA) systems, which will become mandatory for all vehicles commercialised in the EU from 2022, enable speed alerts and, in some cases, automatic speed reduction and compliance. However, there are some issues that need resolving to support their correct use:  • What is the...

Rapid Applications for Transport

The Rapid Application for Transport (RAPTOR) project is an internal EIT Urban Mobility project aimed at addressing niche urban mobility issues provided by cities. Individuals, teams, start-ups, and SMEs submit their solutions to the niche challenges in a competition in...

Real-time pollution City mAp thRough cOLlaborative sensIng aNd Analysis

CAROLINA aims to explore a new dimension of an urban air pollution monitoring and re-shape urban mobility based on minimizing the number of people exposed to the threshold values of harmful air pollution in European cities. The other unique value...

Shared Micro depots for Urban pickup and Delivery

Provides a publicly acceptable solution and raise awareness for Shared Micro depots for Urban pickup and Delivery for the benefit of urban residents

UMOS: Urban Mobility Operating System

Developing a service platform that lifts the barriers between different mobility solutions and ecosystems

Mapping Urban Transportation Innovation Ecosystems

Creating a strategic infrastructure for urban policy management in the field of urban mobility

Smart mObility hUb pLatform

A new efficient and reliable DSS tool to foster data exploitation so as to enable future urban mobility systems to be more collaborative, user centred

Off-Street parking floating CARsharing service

We define, pilot and evaluate an innovative and sustainable carsharing service for dense cities without using public space

MaaS components assessment and system planning for cooperative value creation

Increases the efficiency and quality of MaaS through a clear definition of MaaS components and their dependencies

CLEAR: City LivEAbility by Redesign

Launch real-life transition experiments in urban streets by means of small, tangible interventions, in combination with alternative mobility concepts

Citizen Aimed Living Lab for Smart Mobility Solutions

Supporting the city eco-system transformation towards the next economy by the deployment of a platform-based financial model within the cities