CityMobil2 Project is a European example that inspires us according to the “Stimulating the uptake of space data” booklet, whose content greatly supported the relevant discussions during the Competiveness Council in Brussels, during the Netherlands Presidency of the Council of the EU. Get more inspired with such examples and ideas from different countries across Europe clicking down here!
CityMobil2 demonstrations of automated vehicles (buses) without a driver in the City of Trikala is a European example that inspires according to the “Stimulating the uptake of space data” booklet. All success stories used for the creation of this booklet, was contributed by country delegations and collected to support the discussion on the topic of space during the Competitiveness Council on 26 May 2016 in Brussels, during the Netherlands Presidency of the Council of the EU.
Please find more at: http://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/meetings/compet/2016/05/26-27/ The booklet is a publication of the Ministry of Economic Affairs of the Government of the Netherlands.
It is worth to be mentioned here that the City of Trikala in Greece, is the first city worldwide that performed demonstration of ATR in real traffic conditions inside the city’s urban environment. For accomplishing that innovative demonstrations, the National legislation framework was revised to allow automated vehicles to circulate on road without the presence of a driver while several adjustments have been made on both the road and the public infrastructure. The ITS Hellas members ICCS and e-Trikala were the major contributors and organisers of the Trikala ATR demonstrations with the contribution and valuable collaboration of the Hellenic, Ministry of Infrastructure, Transports and Networks.