Digitaliztion, Collabortation, Adapation and Electrification in Transit

May 16, 2017
Digitaliztion, collabortation, adapation and electrification were key themes at the UITP Global Public Transport Summit and could be seen in the latest products and services featured.

The UITP Global Public Transport Summit was held in Montreal, Quebec and Laurent Lessard, Minister of Transport, Sustainability Mobility and Transport Electrification, Minister Responsible for the Centre-du-Quebec Region, Canada, said there is an important shift in mobility coming because the next generation is demanding it.

More than 2,500 attendees from more than 80 countries were at UITP to see products and services that addressed the importance of digitalization, collaboration, adaption and electrification in public transportation.

General Articles:

The Future is Bright if We Get Moving - Digitaliztion, collabortation, adapation and electrification were key themes at the UITP Global Public Transport Summit opening session.

Cybersecurity for Public Transport: How to Protect Our Systems - In a developing world how can agencies work to provide better cybersecurity to protect themselves against attacks? There are a number of different factors that should be considered to have increased efficiency.

RATP Dev: Solutions for the Mobility of Tomorrow - RATP Dev announced at UITP where the future of automation was heading for the company, after successful pilots in multiple cities the company looks to expand.

Self-Driving Shuttles: The Future is Autonomous: Autonomous vehicles made an independent debut, circling around the front of the conference center Transdev in a partnership with EasyMile and Keolis in a partnership with NAVYA each displayed their fully autonomous shuttles.

Products & Services:

Ansaldo STS: Rail Transit Control with Enhanced Flexibility, Reduced Maintenance Costs & Improved Interoperability

BRENS: Smart Tram Grass Offers Greener, Healthier Smarter Turf Solutions

Conduent: Conduent Showcases its Seamless Transportation System

Flir: Flir Features RSX-F Thermal Fire Sensor for Rail Coaches

INIT: INIT Showcases Innovative e-Fare System

IRIS: Mobile Passenger Counting and Bicycle Counting with IRMA

Microvast: Microvast Showcases Battery System with Drive Freely With Ultra Fast Charging Technology

moovel: moovel Introduces Fare Connect a Contactless Fare System

Scheidt & Bachmann: Scheidt & Bachmann Showcases ID-Based Ticketing System

Seon: Reduce Blind Spots and Save Lives

Urban Solar: PV-Stop Offers Reliable Solar Lighting Solutions

Vapor Bus International: Providing Operators Security and Comfort