Author Archives: Maria De Rycke

CityMobil2 Final conference, Donostia 1-2 June

date June 6, 2016
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The CityMobil2 final conference took place on 1 and 2 June 2016 in the city of Donostia / San Sebastián (Spain), which hosted a CityMobil2 demonstration at this time. After four years of dedicated work, […]

Catch up on Automation in Glasgow this summer with VRA!

date May 20, 2016
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Automation is at the heart of this year’s ITS European Congress coming up 6-9 June in Glasgow! VRA will be supporting multiple sessions, stakeholder workshops and a technical session at the Congress bringing together key […]

VRA presentation at the Technical Workshop of the AdaptIVe project

date April 19, 2016
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Athens, April 22th, 2016 “Do we still need to consider Human Factors? –The challenges regarding human-vehicle interactions for automated vehicles”  by Anna Schieben (DLR) In her talk Anna Schieben address the question if and how […]

European Automotive Forum 2016 “Driving connected cars into the future”

date November 30, 2015
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The European Automotive Forum (EAF)  brings European policymakers and automotive decision makers together to debate the latest automotive issues and developments with focus on connectivity technology and its unique role and position of the automotive […]

Spanish DGT establishes framework for testing automated vehicles on public roads

date November 20, 2015
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The DGT (General Direction of Traffic) in Spain has published the framework to allow testing on public roads in Spain. Additional information are available (in Spanish) on the official DGT website.  

VRA and iMobility support unite for Automation @ 22nd ITS World Congress

date November 18, 2015
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During the ITS World Congress, the iMobility and VRA Support Actions joined forces in promoting and discussing automation under one roof, literally. The projects featured various presentations and led discussions under a co-joint stand in […]

Looking back on the ITS World Congress in Bordeaux

date November 17, 2015
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VRA supported several activities during the 2015 ITS World Congress held in Bordeaux 5-9 October, on various topics related to automation including stakeholder workshops, special interests sessions and demonstrations.  Below, you will find a short […]

VRA – iMobility Automation Working Group Meeting – Minutes and Presentations now available!

date November 12, 2015
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VRA partners along with iMobility Forum Automation Working group members met in Brussels on 23 September 2015 to discuss on the priorities and activity planning, as well as areas of future cooperation. Updates on the […]

2nd SIP-adus Workshop on Connected and Automated Driving Systems

date November 10, 2015
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The second SIP-adus workshop took place in Tokyo 27-29 October with the aim of bringing together experts from around the  world to share an discuss technical as well as non-technical aspects of automated and connected […]

VRA Consortium Welcomes new Associated Partner

date December 16, 2013
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The VRA Corsortium is happy to welcome a new Associated Partner, VeDeCom. VeDeCoM is a  French “Institut de la Transition Energétique” (institute for the energy transition). For more info on this new Partner, please click here.