Webinar Series

What are the key IT trends and opportunities for public transport in 2022?

Get ready for IT-TRANS 2022 – this free webinar series will provide you with useful insights into the latest trends where digitalisation is redefining public transport.

As the sector rebuilds from the pandemic you will hear from leading experts including many operators, authorities and innovative industry suppliers.

The webinar series will give you a taste of what we’ll be discussing at IT-TRANS from 8-10 March 2022 at Karlsruhe Trade Fair Centre, Germany.

Tuesday 7th December 2021
Time: 14:00 (CET) - Berlin, Paris, Brussels
Duration: 90 Minutes

Automated Vehicles (AVs) have the potential to offer immense benefits to the urban mobility space. However, integrating automated vehicles into traditional public transport systems comes with an array of challenges

In this webinar you’ll learn about:

  • The future of autonomous mobility
  • Explore the emerging opportunities for public transport operators
  • The framework to induct autonomous vehicles.
  • Integrate AVs into the public transport network
  • The need for International Collaboration from the EC perspective
  • Japan trials & presentation of new project CooL4

The speakers

Patrick Mercier-Hadisyde
Senior Policy Officer
European Commission (EU)

Takahiko Uchimura
Senior Vice President
Automated Driving Project ITS Japan

Project Researcher
Institute of Industrial Science, Advanced Mobility Research Center
The University of Tokyo

Elizabeth Machek
Technology Policy Analyst
Volpe National Transportations Systems Center
U.S. Department of Transportation

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Tuesday 18th January
Time: 14:00 (CET) - Berlin, Paris, Brussels
Duration: 90 Minutes

The city of Karlsruhe has a well-deserved international reputation as an area of great innovation in the mobility field. Karlsruhe has established itself as a digital hub where innovation and research thrives.

In this webinar you’ll learn about:

  • The latest innovations and developments in Karlsruhe,
  • Emereging technologies transforming public transport in Germany and Europe

The webinar will bring together all key stakeholders and experts from the city of Karlsruhe who will share the latest innovation and development in the city. It is great opportunity to learn that how Karlsruhe is emerging as test bed for new technologies in public transport for Germany and Europe.

The presenters will be announced shortly.

Contactless Ticketing - key trends to look out for in 2022?

Tuesday 9th November 2021
Time: 14:00 (CET) - Berlin, Paris, Brussels
Duration: 90 Minutes

Technology is revolutionising how public transport operators and authorities are collecting fares from its passengers. The adoption of contactless ticketing and ticketing is becoming more widespread across the globe. How is your organisation adapting to these trends?

In the webinar you will learn about:

  • Current market trends and changing customers’ expectation.
  • Challenges in shifting towards contactless universal ticketing platform
  • Opportunities to launch MaaS.

The speakers

Markus Huber
Head of Innovation and New Business

Ralph Gambetta
Secretary General
Calypso Networks Association / Chair of UITP IT&I Committee

Stephen Cooles
Global Transit Communications & Planning Director
United Kingdom

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