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Fulfilling the promise of intelligent transportation services

Fulfilling the promise of intelligent transportation services

This was the theme of the 13th ITC European Congress, which brought together mayors, city officials and industry leaders to discuss the challenges ahead for smart mobility.

Interactive map tracks the smart mobility progress of 100 cities

Interactive map tracks the smart mobility progress of 100 cities

Frost & Sullivan’s data-driven study found that none of the cities achieved a score that would qualify them to be termed smart mobility leaders.

Will Brexit prevent UK from winning the global self-driving race?

Will Brexit prevent UK from winning the global self-driving race?

New report puts the UK in pole position in the market but maintaining the lead is dependent on leaving the EU with an orderly deal.

National League of Cities suggests charging road users by the mile

National League of Cities suggests charging road users by the mile

The National League of Cities has released a report aimed at helping local leaders pilot road user charge systems to address the country’s transportation infrastructure deficit.

New York state innovation centre deploys self-driving vehicles

New York state innovation centre deploys self-driving vehicles

Optimus Ride will provide workers at the site with an efficient and convenient self-driving mobility option within defined geofenced areas.

South Korea deepens commitment to autonomous future

South Korea deepens commitment to autonomous future

Korean AV platform provider SpringCloud is partnering with Deepen AI to progress the development of autonomous vehicle sensor technology in the country

University trials driverless shuttle

University trials driverless shuttle

Researchers at the University of South Florida have begun an autonomous trial with Coast Autonomous to transport students, faculty staff and visitors in a driverless vehicle

Real-estate company deploys self-driving vehicle for office park

Real-estate company deploys self-driving vehicle for office park

Brookfield Properties has formed a strategic partnership to provide Optimus Ride’s autonomous vehicle technology at a development in Reston, Virginia

UK on track to have fully self-driving cars on roads by 2021

UK on track to have fully self-driving cars on roads by 2021

The UK government has announced that a process is being developed to support advanced trials of automated vehicles which pass rigorous safety assessments

Fleet challenge launched for self-driving shuttle

Fleet challenge launched for self-driving shuttle

Local Motors has invited Australian municipalities, campuses, districts and transport operators to come up with best-use scenarios for its autonomous vehicle, Olli