NEWBITS Network Platform (NNP) is a platform supporting the “Think global, act local” approach. Fosters the exchange of experiences, information, good practices and resources. Builds stronger connections between the stakeholders involved and more effectively exposing NEWBITS achievements to the ITS / C-ITS community.
Bringing together an assortment of ITS actors and stakeholders into a community is an important step towards greater adoption of ITS and C-ITS solutions, disseminating the benefits that they entail.
On the 24th of October2018, viadonau organises the RIS Corridor Management Stakeholder Symposium in Vienna. This symposium is organised in the framework of the Austrian EU Council Presidency. The purpose of the symposium is to present the vision of RIS enabled Corridor Management and the plans to realise it within […]
In September 2018, the European Commission publishes a staff working document on digital inland navigation. This document describes existing initiatives and tools in the area of digitalisation of inland navigation, including a description of the main barriers hampering the further digitalisation of the inland navigation sector. No strategy or binding […]
In July 2018, the Belgian region Flanders launched the mobile app VisuRIS. This app provides inland navigation operators to easily access River Information Services (RIS), such as traffic information services, electronic navigational charts, and communication options between skippers and waterway infrastructure operators. River Information Services are available for quite some […]
Are you an actor involved in the automotive or textile Alpine value chains? Are you interested in meeting business, technology and R&D partner from the most competitive EU Alpine Regions? Do you have innovative ideas or projects on digital and bioeconomy technology trend? The “BOOSTALP” event will allow you to […]
Mobility Urban Values (MUV) project levers behavioural change in local communities using an innovative approach to improve urban mobility: changing citizens’ habits through a game. Mobility and environmental data gathered via the mobile app and the monitoring stations help policymakers to enhance planning processes and civic hackers to build new […]
This programme is an SME financial support instrument managed under the KET4CleanProduction initiative of the European Commission. Micro Grants are offered for transnational cooperation projects between small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and minimum 2 KET technology centres (KET TCs), which aim to integrate key enabling technologies (KET) to solve clean […]
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River Information Services (RIS) are (to some extent) applied in all European countries with relevant inland navigation transport flows. Services such as route planning, voyage planning, transport management and traffic management are often provided within these countries. In the CEF-funded project RIS COMEX, cross-border RIS will be provided along some […]
Inland waterway transport is predominantly used for big-volumes transports. However, a large share of the transport flows consist of small and highly diversified volumes that are loaded, transported and delivered mainly by SMEs, with often complex distribution schemes. These pallet flows, loaded directly in a truck or barge or bundled […]
There is a growing need for real-time information exchange in inland navigation, as it does in all other transport sectors. The exchange of traffic and transport related information between vessels and shore (but also between vessels) is essential to enhance safety and efficiency of inland waterway transport (IWT) by optimising […]