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Get on board for the biggest bus event in the world
Busworld Europe and UITP have joined forces to bring the sector an unmissable event: the 'UITP - Busworld International Bus Conference'. For the very first time, UITP's established 'International Bus Conference' will take place in conjunction with Busworld Europe in Kortrijk and this under the theme 'Integrate + Connect!'.
The conference is taking place at Monday 23 October and Tuesday 25 October, followed by the 'UITP Research & Innovation Day' on 25 October.
UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN’S OPERATES SELF-DRIVING BUSES ACROSS CAMPUS
The University of Michigan has acquired some interesting developments in the self-driving space. Now its dedicated research facility, Mcity, is putting some of its expertise into practice by launching the campus' first driverless shuttles.Read article
TEMSA AVENUE WITH IMPROVED TECHNOLOGY
Turkey's first smart bus developed by Temsa, the Avenue Ibus, has become more advanced with the implementation of Fleetics, the first product of the data technology platform V2SMART, developed in partnership with STM Defense Technologies & Engineering InbusRead article
ENGIE BUYS ICOMERA
It announced the acquisition through its subsidiary Engie Ineo of the Swedish company Icomera, specialist of onboard communications solutions for public transport. Icomera’s consolidation fully complements the strategy of transformation of Engie, the energy revolution pioneer working for a smarter and greener mobility.Read article
LARGEST TEST SITE FOR SELF-DRIVING VEHICLES BUILT IN SOUTH KOREA
The site is called K-City, South Korea plans to open it coming October. The 88-acre site will provide testing ground as large as a city, according the the Korean Ministry of Land, Infrastructure & Transport. It will be twice the size of MCity, the vehicle testing site in Ann Arbor, Mich, which is at this moment the world’s largest.Read article