Smart Mobility

What’s smart about sitting in traffic, missing your train? Urban mobility, however, can be smart, and increasingly it’s the person on the street making the difference. People fed up with congested cities, are innovating smart mobility with new mobile technologies and intuitive apps which integrate public transportation, better infrastructure, and car sharing. Plus, smart mobility puts green at the top of the list – whether it’s electric cars or more bike lanes. All in all, smart mobility solutions create less congestion, better access to public transport and cleaner air. Smart mobility – a good move for the future.

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Mega events reboot mobility

Mega events offer cities a unique chance to impose a comprehensive order on their urban mobility systems. City planners can use an upcoming mega event to review their systems, fill in the gaps, implement new solutions, and plan for future needs. This benefits both the event and the post-event city.

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Mobility megaprojects in Mumbai

02.07.2018

India is on the move. With a growing population and a growing economy, the country has been implementing a steady stream of ambitious projects covering skills development, energy, industrial corridors, smart cities, digitalization, and mobility, with Mumbai as a prime example.

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Urban parking makes space

31.01.2018

Parking in the city isn’t everyone’s favorite topic – but surprisingly it’s trending among architects, urban planners, and builders. Not only is new technology helping people find spots faster, new design and thinking is creating better and more attractive urban parking solutions.

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Autonomous driving technology

12.10.2017

One of the hottest topics in technology today is autonomous vehicles and mobility. But it’s not just the automotive sector that is excited. That’s because this disruptive technology now has applications in manufacturing, supply-chain logistics, services, and even maintenance.

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Mega projects improving mobility

28.08.2017

Whether for work, school, or pleasure, people are always looking for better ways to get somewhere. So it’s no wonder that cities and countries around the world are investing heavily in mass-mobility solutions. URBAN HUB presents some of the highlights in Urban Mega Projects, Part II: Transportation.

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Liveable city mobility trends

30.06.2017

Meike Niedbal, Head of Business Development at DB Station & Service AG and Project Lead Smart Cities, discusses how current trends are leading to a revolution in mobility, and how urban public transportation can improve quality of life for all demographic groups.

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Improving mobility for seniors

24.04.2017

As urban populations grow, so do the number of mobility-impaired city dwellers – such as the elderly. URBAN HUB takes a look at how the urban infrastructure can be improved for greater mobility, including how technology is making in-home stair-lift installation less stressful for elderly urbanites.

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