Final Consortium and Final review meeting
That’s a wrap! This week we successfully our nuMIDAS project with the final consortium and final review meeting in Leuven nuMIDAS received excellent feedback and we are looking forward to the next steps for our nuMIDAS mobility decision-making tool! If you have not yet, take a look at our product and reach out if your city is interesting in improving shared mobility, on-street parking, air quality and vehicle emissions, traffic management. Thank you to our Project Officer Sergio escriba from CINEA - European Climate, Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency, , our project coordinator Sven Marioevet from Transport Mobility Leuven and [...]
nuMIDAS at POLIS Network Conference 2022
From 30th of November to 1st of December nuMIDAS was present at the POLIS Network Conference 2022. Our policymakers and mobility experts Sven Maerivoet, Steven Boerma, Eli Nomes, Cristina Covelli, Valerio Paruscio, Carola Vega and Rick Overvoorde presented nuMIDAS toolkit as an innovative data-driven tool for shaping mobility policies. Furthermore, during the two days, nuMIDAS was present at the exhibition stands showing demos of the dashboard and its functionalities. It was great to be there sharing insights of our Horizon 2020 project and learning from other great initiatives!
nuMIDAS at TRA Conference 2022
nuMIDAS was present from 14th to 17th of November at the Transport Research Arena 2022 Conference in Lisbon. Our Coordinator, Sven Maerivoet from Transport & Mobility Leuven presented nuMIDAS project in the European Commission stand. The presentation was a short session of 15 minutes, presenting the highlights and functionalities of the toolkit. Furthermore, Valerio Paruscio from Consorzio Poliedra, showcased nuMIDAS with a poster in the Expo Area.
nuMIDAS at Tomorrow Mobility and Smart City World Congress 2022
From 16th to 18th of November 2022, nuMIDAS was present in the Tomorrow Mobility and Smart City World Congress in Barcelona. During 3 days we shared insights from our Horizon 2020 Project and learned from other great initiatives. On November 17th we hosted a side event at the Mobility Agora where Cristina Covelli from AMAT and Luc van der Lecq and Martijn Harmenzon from MAPtm presented nuMIDAS Project and a demo to show the dashboard functionalities. The presentatios were followed by a roundtable moderated by Carola Vega from FACTUAL and included policymakers from our pilot cities Eli Nomes from [...]
nuMIDAS meets TRIBUTE
Invited by the TRIBUTE project, our coordinator Sven Maerivoet presented nuMIDAS on Thursday 28 July 2022 at the 4th Steering Committee Meeting & 1st TRIBUTE Transnational Stakeholder Network Meeting. The workshop was held in Novi Sad, Republic of Serbia, with several attendees, including the nuMIDAS presentation, virtually participating. The audience consisted not only of TRIBUTE’s project partners, but also of various city representatives as stakeholders. During our presentation, we talked about nuMIDAS’s main objectives and pilot cities, and how we scoped and selected our use cases. We then explained two use cases in more detail, i.e. the planning of shared mobility and [...]
nuMIDAS participated in the STORM stakeholder workshop
On Tuesday 21 June, nuMIDAS participated in the STORM stakeholder workshop. The main objective of the Horizon 2020 STORM project is to develop concepts, methods and tools to meet the new analysis, monitoring and evaluation requirements resulting from emerging disruptive technologies and trends in freight and logistics transport. The purpose of this workshop was to discuss and promote project results in collaboration with other EU-funded projects on common research and innovation topics. Our project coordinator Sven Maerivoet presented the objectives of nuMIDAS and showcased the different use cases and the toolkit we are developing with the aim to improve policy [...]
2nd GA meeting in Thessaloniki
On 15 June, the second General Assembly of nuMIDAS was held in Thessaloniki, Greece. In the meeting, the current status of the work packages and of the different use cases was discussed and the next steps were elaborated. Another important aspect was the discussion on the exploitation of the nuMIDAS outputs. Overall, it was a fruitful and valuable meeting on the way to make nuMIDAS a success. Many thanks to all participants!
nuMIDAS at ITS European Congress
Our own Sven Maerivoet presented the nuMIDAS project on Monday 30 May at the ITS European Congress in Toulouse, France. He gave an overview of the project’s background and the different objectives, as well as the four pilot cities where the system is being deployed, before explaining the different types of mobility services that have been investigated in the project. He furthermore highlighted the six specific use cases that have been selected for further implementation and also discussed some of the finer details, in particular the pre-planning of shared mobility services / operative areas analysis and planning for parking. Finally, [...]
nuMIDAS as part of the European Transport Conference 2022
From 07 - 09 September this year, the 50th European Transport Conference (ETC) will take place in Milan. The annual conference of the Association for European Transport attracts transport policy makers, practitioners and researchers from across Europe and beyond. The ETC offers in-depth presentations on policy issues, best practices and research findings from across the transport spectrum. We are glad to share that nuMIDAS' partners have written and submitted a paper which has been successfully accepted for the conference and will be presented in September. In a nutshell, the paper is based on the application of New Mobility Data and [...]
nuMIDAS joined the OGW in Catalonia
On Thursday May 19th, our project coordinator Sven Maerivoet was invited to the Open Government Week in Catalonia and participated in the event “Approaches on Mobility Data: Solutions in the Context of MOLIÈRE and other EU Projects”, organised by the Generalitat de Catalunya and our project partner Molière. Representatives from ATM, Carnet, Iomob, i2CAT, and UITP participated in the event and discussed different approaches to data openness, data exchange, data security, mobility data marketplaces, MaaS and blockchain technology. Throughout the nuMIDAS presentation, our coordinator stressed the importance of keeping up with the advent of new mobility data and the [...]
Our first video has been launched!
It has been a year of great progress at nuMIDAS, and we are glad to share our first project video! In our first nuMIDAS video we explain the objectives of our project along with the challenges Barcelona, Leuven, Milano and Thessaloniki face in regards to mobility, and how our pilots are bringing solutions through the use of mobility data and dashboard development Are you interested in what nuMIDAS can do for your city? Just drop us a line at www.numidas.eu and we’ll be in touch!
nuMIDAS workshop: Designing an urban mobility policy-making toolkit
On 16 December 2021, the nuMIDAS team organised an online workshop for policy makers, researchers, and other interested stakeholders. The goal of the workshop was to disseminate and discuss the first results of nuMIDAS, as well as our ideas of the use cases and the related advanced methods and tools. During the workshop, input was gathered on the use cases and the requirements of a toolkit as proposed by nuMIDAS. In total, there were 41 attendees from a variety of stakeholders throughout Europe. The workshop consisted of two parts. First, a short introduction on the nuMIDAS project, as well as [...]
First nuMIDAS Workshop in Smart Cities Symposium Prague 2021
On Friday June 28th, we had the pleasure of presenting NuMIDAS in an interactive workshop organized in the framework of the Smart Cities Symposium Prague 2021 (SCSP), led by our partner CTU- Czech Technical University in Prague (CTU). The workshop had as a main objective to gather stakeholders form different sectors and parts of the EU and collect valuable feedback on the following topics: Changing role of stakeholders in mobility New types of stakeholders New types of business models Main challenges in the mobility sector Effectiveness of current tools Structured in two sections, the first part of the workshop [...]
NuMIDAS in the Micromobility week
Our project coordinator, Sven Maerivoet was invited to participate in the first day of the Micromobility week event which was held between the 7th and 8th of July, it was sponsored by the H2020 Molière project and organized by nuMIDAS parter Factual. Sven was a speaker at the Micromobility and Data Management session, along with representatives of Voi Technologies, Iomob, Factual and CARNET. Through his presentation, Sven stressed the need to shift from technical perspective of Mobility as a Service (MaaS) to one where the needs the users were taken into account, as well as the importance of integrating [...]