Innovations in urban mobility: A showcase of Transport Innovation Summit 2021
As Intelligent Transport’s Transport Innovation Online Summit 2021 takes place this week (15-19 November), this ebook showcases some of the innovations and developments that are being discussed during the five-day flagship event.
As Intelligent Transport’s Transport Innovation Online Summit 2021 takes place this week (15-19 November), this eBook showcases some of the innovations and developments that are being discussed during the five-day flagship event.
Each article is aligned with one of our themed days: ticketing and payments; Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS); connected and sustainable cities; on-demand and new mobility; or the future of public transport.
Included in this ebook:
- Fares fair: Making ticketing simple and equitable in the U.S.
Simple, fair and accessible ticketing solutions can be a dealbreaker for many when it comes to using public transport or not. Katherine Conrad, Director of Client Services at NEORide, explains how EZfare is creating a simple, but equitable, fare system in the U.S.
- How e-mobility is driving a foundational shift in transportation
Charlotte Bailey, Regional Manager – North Europe at Bird, discusses the micro-mobility provider’s efforts to develop accessible and versatile mobility solutions that tackle climate change whilst offering a viable alternative to the private car.
- Levelling up public transport
Rahul Kumar and CJ Bright from Keolis North America tell Intelligent Transport about Keolis Evolve, a new tool to help transit agencies and authorities gain a better understanding of passenger travel in their communities.
- Delivering Demand-Responsive Transport in the West Midlands
Mark Collins, Innovation Integration Lead at Transport for West Midlands, outlines the launch of a new DRT bus service in the West Midlands and examines its success.
- The role of micro-mobility in MaaS: First-hand insights from TIER Mobility
TIER Mobility’s Ludwig Buhr, Lead of Strategic Partnerships, and Alexander Sprey, Senior Market Development Manager, discuss the vital role that micro-mobility plays in the wider public transport system, as well as explain the benefits of integrating micro-mobility services with key mapping and MaaS platforms.
Accessibility, Alternative Power, Mobility Services, On-Demand Transport, Passenger Experience, Public Transport, Sustainable Urban Transport, Ticketing & Payments, Travel & Passenger Information, Vehicle & Passenger Safety