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ESPON seeks experiences on local and regional responses to COVID-19

ESPON seeks experiences on local and regional responses to COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic will have huge impacts on society, but the impacts on regions and cities will differ greatly. Depending on the local capacities of healthcare systems, the resilience of local pub...
Read more 31/03/2020
Berkeley ITS publishes Shared Mobility Policy Playbook

Berkeley ITS publishes Shared Mobility Policy Playbook

Berkeley's Institute of Transportation Studies has published a new Shared Mobility Policy Playbook to provide guidance and information on shared mobility. The Shared Mobility Policy Playbook provid...
Read more 30/03/2020
Action needed to support urban public transport in Europe

Action needed to support urban public transport in Europe

Polis has today joined four other leading urban mobility organisations in calls for a coordinated response to support the transport sector during the COVID-19 outbreak. In an open letter to the Pre...
Read more 26/03/2020
COVID-19: Polis launches portal to showcase how cities are Keeping Things Moving

COVID-19: Polis launches portal to showcase how cities are Keeping Things Moving

As the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds, local authorities are stepping forward into the front lines. This crisis is being tackled in our hospitals, but also in our streets and plazas, on our buses, trains a...
Read more 25/03/2020

Upcoming events

30/03/2020 - 31/03/2020 EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK Workshops and Award Ceremony 2020
30/03/2020 - 31/03/2020

EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK Workshops and Award Ceremony 2020

On 30-31 March 2020, national and local campaigners will meet online to exchange ideas and gain inspiration to organise EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK from 16-22 September 2020. During 30 March, the European Co...
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31/03/2020 - 02/04/2020 Web-events on Zero Emission Zones for freight delivery
31/03/2020 - 02/04/2020

Web-events on Zero Emission Zones for freight delivery

The aim of this work is to define the purpose, common objectives and identify the benefits of introducing ZEZ for freight in urban areas before 2030...
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01/04/2020 - 03/04/2020 URBAN FUTURE Global Conference — POSTPONED
01/04/2020 - 03/04/2020

URBAN FUTURE Global Conference — POSTPONED

*Please note the UFGC event has been cancelled. We will update this page should new information become available*. The URBAN FUTURE global conference, of which Polis is a partner, is Europe’s large...
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02/04/2020 TUMI webinar: COVID-19 and tactical urbanism
02/04/2020

TUMI webinar: COVID-19 and tactical urbanism

Join TUMI and NUMO for a webinar to discuss tactical urbanism quick responses to the COVID-19 crisis. Speakers include: Mike Lydon, acclaimed international expert on tactical urbanism wil...
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Past events

05/05/2020 Final conference of five projects on co-creation at neighborhood level
05/05/2020

Final conference of five projects on co-creation at neighborhood level

Toward sustainable mobility – one neighborhood at a time – will be the final conference of five EU-funded projects: Cities-4-People, Metamorphosis, MUV, Sunrise, and Looper. The conference will ta...
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30/03/2020 Remix: Transportation Policy Series with Jarrett Walker
30/03/2020

Remix: Transportation Policy Series with Jarrett Walker

Over the next two weeks Remix is hosting an expert discussion with industry leaders. This webinar features Jarrett Walker, an international consultant in public transit network design and policy, a...
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26/03/2020 INRIX: Understanding the Impact of COVID-19 on Our Cities & Transportation Networks
26/03/2020

INRIX: Understanding the Impact of COVID-19 on Our Cities & Transportation Networks

The outbreak of COVID-19 has already had dramatic changes on behavior throughout the cities who have been hit hardest by this fast moving outbreak. These changes are likely to only grow more severe as...
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26/03/2020 Polis Working Group meeting – Traffic Efficiency (online)
26/03/2020

Polis Working Group meeting – Traffic Efficiency (online)

The next meeting of the Polis Traffic Efficiency Working Group (WG) will take place on 26 March and will focus on the theme of vehicle automation and its implications for urban and regional mobility....
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