"Digitalisation is a global trend, but also a challenge and enabler for transport systems"
"Digitalisation is a global trend but also a challenge and enabler for transport systems - enabling to handle the problems and the need for new technologies for the big challenges which is reduction of the CO2 Emmission to keep our industry in a healthy and prosperious situation"
Christian Chimani, Head of Center for Low-Emission Transport, AIT, and Chair of TRA Programme Committee, describes the challenges for the future in mobility and transport.
About TRA 2018:
Transport Research Arena TRA is THE biggest transport research conference in Europe and covers all modes of transport. 2018 the conference will take place in Vienna from 16 to 19 April. It is hosted and organised by the Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology bmvit as Chair of the Management Committee, the Austrian Institute for Technology AIT as Chair of the Programme Committee and AustriaTech as Chair of the Organising Committee. It will be co-organised by the European Commission and supported by CEDR (Conference of European Directors of Roads) and the European Technology Platforms ERTRAC (European Road Transport Research Advisory Council), ERRAC (European Rail Research Advisory Council), WATERBORNE and ALICE (Alliance for Logistics Innovation through Collaboration), ETRA (European Transport Research Alliance), ECTP (European Construction Technology Platform) and ACARE (Advisory Council for Aviation Research and Innovation in Europe).
More information: https://www.ait.ac.at/en/news-events/transport-research-arena-2018/