Tuesday, 7 July 2015
Most cities badly equiped to cope with challenges ahead
Cities achieve less than half of the potential that could be reached today when applying best practice across all operations.
Thursday, 2 July 2015
Mobility Index, 19 criteria
The reform of urban mobility systems is one of the biggest challenges confronting policymakers, stakeholders and users today. To do it justice, the urban mobility index has a commensurately ambitious approach.
Tuesday, 30 June 2015
Mobility, priority no.1 for cities
In 2010, global investment in urban mobility amounted to EUR 324 billion. By 2050, it is forecast that EUR 829 billion a year will be required.
Thursday, 25 June 2015
The future of earth = urban
In 2007, UN population figures showed that, for the first time, more than a half of the world’s population lived in urban areas. That proportion is set to rise to 60% by 2030 and 67% by 2050.
Thursday, 18 June 2015
Good reasons for parking management
16 reasons why it is smart to deal with parking efficiently.
Tuesday, 16 June 2015
1956 - automated highway systems
Dreaming of the future in the fifties. A video.
Thursday, 11 June 2015
Car park LED lighting solution
A safer, brighter car park experience. A video.
Thursday, 4 June 2015
Connected car, autonomous driving, a GfK study
Autonomous driving is the least appealing connected car technology concept.
Tuesday, 2 June 2015
The future of urban mobility
Most cities are still badly equipped to cope with the challenges ahead.
Thursday, 28 May 2015
The future of automobility
How different will tomorrow be from today? Our resources will diminish while our technological capacity grows. Stuff will get faster and cheaper. But our basic needs?
Monday, 25 May 2015
Free parking. Expensive housing?
A quote from professor of urban planning, Donald Shoup.
Monday, 27 April 2015
From car park to plaza
Strive for a society which is less car dependent. Some quick wins.
Friday, 24 April 2015
Amsterdam Smart City
Amsterdam Smart City video shows what constitutes a Smart City.
Wednesday, 22 April 2015
Average car journey is 19 km
Most cars are stationary 23 hours a day
Friday, 17 April 2015
Loyalty programmes for the digital age
An interesting report from Capgemini on loyalty programmes and how they are out of step with the digital age.
Wednesday, 15 April 2015
E-car demand growing, global market hits 740,000 units
Demand for EVs is growing fairly rapidly, with more than 320,000 new EV registrations in 2014, bringing the total global market up to 740,000 vehicles.
Monday, 13 April 2015
Hospital car parking principles
The UK National Health Service (NHS) has established patient, visitor and staff car parking principles.
Friday, 10 April 2015
Hospital car-parking management memorandum
The purpose of this memorandum is to help hospitals identify best practice in car-park management and sustainable transport in order to improve the patient and visitor experience and to support staff on their journeys to and from work.
Tuesday, 7 April 2015
Road safety in the EU
In 2014, the provisional figure for the EU is 25 700 reported road deaths. This is around 1% fewer deaths than reported in 2013 and 18% fewer than in 2010.
Wednesday, 1 April 2015
The digital imperative
Digital strategy and transformation must be a top priority of the CEO and the senior management team.