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Between March 2017 and August 2018 several activities will be carried out to expand the network and to discuss recent advances in the field of urban mobility. The following events are planned in Colombia:
Project Kick-Off on ANDINATRAFFIC
27th-29th of March 2017: Exhibition Mobility and ITS: Andinatraffic in Bogotá
Andinatraffic is a conference taking place every two years in Bogotá, focusing on transport and ITS solutions. In 2015 there were over 800 visitors and exhibitors from 22 countries. The exhibition will serve as the public kick-off of the marketing campaign MoviCi.
The campaign will be present with an own stand (Stand No. 61) and have three presentations throughout the exhibition. The following presentations will be held:
Monday, 27th of March (2017):
Katharina Karnahl (DLR Institute of Transportation Systems): “PUBLIC TRANSPORT IN FUTURE CITIES: MOBILITY AS A SERVICE, REAL-TIME RIDESHARING AND AUTOMATED VEHICLES”
Tuesday, 28th of March (2017):
Mathias Höhne (DLR Institute of Transportation Systems): "NEW INTELLIGENT CONTROL FOR TRAFFIC LIGHT SYSTEMS (TLS) EVALUATED WITH DLR ́S MICROSCOPIC TRAFFIC SIMULATOR SUMO”
Wednesday, 29th of March (2017):
Prof. Dirk Heinrichs (DLR Institute of Transport Research): "INTERMODAL AND INTEGRATED MOBILITY: KEY TO SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT IN URBAN AREAS?"
Workshop for the application of Smart Mobility
3rd/4th Quarter 2017
The Workshop will bring together key partners form industry, public bodies and applied research to discuss recent solutions and developments in transportation. It will be a daily activity with 40-60 participants and thematic sessions on various issues, such as: multimodal assistance systems, automation, e-mobility, planning and governance.
The venue will be announced soon.
Scientific Symposium on ITS and Urban Mobility
18th/20th April 2018, jointly with Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Sede Medellín
The symposium will be a two-day activity with 150-200 participants and thematic sessions on:
2. Supporting decision making
The Symposium will foster scientific exchange between Colombian and German researchers from the field of mobility discuss recent developments in both countries and analyse solutions for their application. There will be talks about the initiative “City of the future” during the Symposium.
Webinars – Thematic Webinars will be held from June 2017
Jointly with German Partnership for Sustainable Mobility (GPSM)
The webinars will include virtual online presentations (each 45 to 60 min lasting) of known speakers about integrated, intelligent and intermodal transport systems.
The webinar program will be announced soon here on our website!