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Innovation in bus technology EBSF_2 results workshop - 9 March 2018

Join the EBSF_2 Results Workshop in Budapest on Innovation in Bus Technology!

The European Bus System of the Future 2 (EBSF_2) project, of which Polis is a consortium partner, will host a results workshop in Budapest on 9 March 2018. During the event, some of the project’s test sites will present their latest innovation in bus technology, ranging from energy strategy and auxiliaries to IT standard Introduction in existing fleets.

The EBSF project started in May 2015 and will run until April 2018. It is aimed at developing a new generation of urban bus systems by means of new vehicle technologies and infrastructures, in combination with operational best practices. The new vehicle technologies developed in the framework of this project have already been tested in operating scenarios within several European bus networks.

The result workshop in Budapest will provide a platform to local policy makers, bus manufacturers, top-leaders suppliers and large operators to discuss innovation in bus technology. Moreover, the cities involved in the project will be able to showcase their achievements and share best practices on the topic.

Agenda

08:00 Meeting point:  BKK Headquarters
08:45 Bus depot site visit
10:00 Travel to BKK headquarters by public transport
10:30 Welcome coffee at BKK
10:45 Busses developments in Budapest, Zsolt Denke, BKK
11:00 The EBSF_2 project, Yannick Bousse UITP
11:15

EBSF_2 innovation pitches + Q&A
- Ravenna: Intelligent Garage and Predictive Maintenance, and IT Standard introduction in existing fleets, Ms Daniela Vasari, Pluservice
- Gothenburg: Interface between bus and urban Infrastructure and Energy management strategy and auxiliaries, Mr. Pontus Wallgren, Chalmers University of Technology

12:00 Lunch
13:00 Szeged trolleybus systems, Németh Zoltán Ádám, SZKT
13:30 Break-out discussions: meet the innovators, - round 1
14:00 Break-out discussions: meet the innovators, - round 2
14:30

Bus innovation developments, Ivo Cré, Polis

- Clean bus development initiative
- Clean transport facility
15:15 End of meeting

The event will be held at the BKK Headquarters in Budapest. For additional venue and accomodation details, please see the detailed agenda.

Registrations are now closed. If you still wish to attend the workshop, you can send an email to Francesco Ripa.

Join the EBSF_2 Results Workshop on Innovation in Bus Technology

The European Bus System of the Future 2 (EBSF_2) project, of which Polis is a consortium partner, will host a results workshop in Budapest on 9 March 2018. During the event, some of the project’s test sites will present their latest innovation in bus technology, ranging from energy strategy and auxiliaries to IT standard Introduction in existing fleets.

The EBSF project started in May 2015 and will run until April 2018. It is aimed at developing a new generation of urban bus systems by means of new vehicle technologies and infrastructures, in combination with operational best practices. The new vehicle technologies developed in the framework of this project have already been tested in operating scenarios within several European bus networks.

The result workshop in Budapest will provide a platform to local policy makers, bus manufacturers, top-leaders suppliers and large operators to discuss innovation in bus technology. Moreover, the cities involved in the project will be able to showcase their achievements and share best practices on the topic.

If you wish to attend the workshop, please register before Friday, 2 March 2018 via the following link. More information, including a detailed agenda of the event, will soon be available on the project website.