Top news of the week: 22.09.2020.

#sharedmobility #mobility #OEMs #CEM11 #EuropeanMobilityWeek #COVID__19 #sustainablemobility #EU #Transport

Future Of Mobility

On Sep 18, 2020
@StreetsblogUSA shared
"Public transit is an unlikely vector for the spread of disease; rather, it remains an essential and safe service that our elected officials must continue to support." -Dr. Tracy A. Corley and Nina Weiss for @StreetsblogMASS https://t.co/UzKxUbKbCe
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Guest Column: Yes, Transit and Dense Urban Places Are Safe – Even In a Pandemic

Guest Column: Yes, Transit and Dense Urban Places Are Safe – Even In a Pandemic

It’s now clear that the density of cities isn’t a major risk factor in the COVID-19 pandemic. But another factor – crowding within households, which disproportionately affects lower-inc…

On Sep 17, 2020
@SPhillipsLuethi shared
This year, for the first time ever @MOVEAmerica2020 was hosted online and movmi's Sandra Phillips and Venkatesh Gopal were invited to take part in the virtual conference. For a summary of their panel discussions click here: https://t.co/CLLadbCbSX #mobility #sharedmobility #OEMs https://t.co/Tt74nErxPN
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movmi at MOVE America 2020

movmi at MOVE America 2020

Transportation's biggest disruptors and decision makers went online at MOVE America to provide insights on all things mobility including the team at movmi.

On Sep 17, 2020
@StreetsblogUSA shared
Elaine Herzberg was a wife, a mother, and the first pedestrian in human history to die under the wheels of an "autonomous" vehicle. The human safety driver is being charged for her death — but our violent road culture shouldn't get off the hook. CC: @Uber https://t.co/hY4vCjDBag
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Human Driver of ‘Driverless’ Car Charged in 2018 Ped Death

Human Driver of ‘Driverless’ Car Charged in 2018 Ped Death

But safe streets advocates fear that by holding accountable only the person behind the wheel — rather than the other parties involved in the crash — justice won’t really be done.

On Sep 16, 2020
@FIAFdn shared
RT @GlobalFuelEcon: JOIN: #CEM11's '10 years of EVI: Entering the Decade of Electric Drive' special side event with GFEI members @FIAFdn Deputy Director @sheilawatson100 and @ITF_Forum Secretary-General @Young_T_KIM Tomorrow, 16 September, 1pm CET Learn more here: https://t.co/fJ8mJXlcB1
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10 years of EVI: Entering the Decade of Electric Drive

10 years of EVI: Entering the Decade of Electric Drive

The event will showcase the Electric Vehicles Initiative (EVI)’s achievements since its launch in 2010, and open the gates to the next decade, outlining the opportunities that lie …

On Sep 18, 2020
@mobilityweek shared
RT @Parlimag: This year, #EuropeanMobilityWeek takes on special significance, says EC Director General for Mobility & @Transport_EU, Henrik Holole - While taking into consideration the impact of #COVID__19, the EU will set out a path to smart and #sustainablemobility. ➡️https://t.co/vksjhWWkOv https://t.co/Us4EXSFOKa
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This year, European Mobility Week takes on special significance, says EC Director General for Mobility & Transport

This year, European Mobility Week takes on special significance, says EC Director General for Mobility & Transport

While taking into consideration the impact of COVID-19, the EU will set out a path to smart and sustainable mobility, writes Henrik Hololei.

On Sep 19, 2020
@transportforum shared
Coronavirus: European Investment Bank (EIB) Approves € 12.6bn Financing for a.o. #Transport. #EU https://t.co/DvHbrTjRBR https://t.co/SliJ690Aue
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Coronavirus: European Investment Bank (EIB) Approves € 12.6bn Financing for Transport, Clean Energy, Urban Development and COVID-19 Resilience

Coronavirus: European Investment Bank (EIB) Approves € 12.6bn Financing for Transport, Clean Energy, Urban Development and COVID-19 Resilience

€ 3.1 billion for COVID-19 public health and business financing; € 3.5 billion for private sector investment and working capital schemes; € 3 billon for clean energy and energy efficiency ...

On Sep 21, 2020
@macilree shared
RT @GeorgeKCampbell: Politicians would probably far rather cut a ribbon in front of a tunnel, or a new mass rapid transit system, than a wastewater pipe underground that no one can see. This sums up the challenge facing Wellington in Election 2020. https://t.co/Gqy3571UnO
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Election 2020: Why your vote in Wellington counts

Election 2020: Why your vote in Wellington counts

Everyone has a position on a second Mt Victoria tunnel, but what about everything else?

On Sep 18, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
Amid the suddenly expedited digital transformation of public transportation, @cradlepoint CEO @geo11wil writes that agencies should explore several key questions about their wireless connections in these vehicles. https://t.co/JvyA0kDTSL
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7 must-ask connectivity questions for transit agencies

7 must-ask connectivity questions for transit agencies

Through creative thinking and intelligently managed connected technologies, public transit can come back better than ever — with room to improve services for many years to come.