Participation of ALLIANCE in RIGA COMM 2017 exhibition

Representatives of ALLIANCE project took part in a two-days exhibition entitled “RIGA COMM 2017” which was realized on November 9 & 10, 2017, in Riga, Latvia. RIGA COMM is an annual IT and business event for entrepreneurs of service and manufacturing fields, multi-level executives of state institutions and organisations and professionals that represent multiple fields of operation, aiming at organizing workshops and discussions about businesses’ solutions in Baltic and other countries. The goal of the exhibition is to encourage modernization of companies, organisations, state and municipal institutions for a more effective operation.


The European Commission organized on November 8, 2017, the FIRST WIDENING DAY in Brussels, Belgium. Scope of this event was to bring together all coordinators of the three widening actions ERA CHAIRS (FP7 and Horizon 2020), TWINNING and TEAMING (phase 2) and to create a WIDENING COMMUNITY, in order to exchange best practices, experiences and create new links for future synergies.

Collaborative ALLIANCE Research was honored with “Best Paper Award 2017”

An ALLIANCE research team consisting of doctoral students and researchers from Fraunhofer IFF (Germany), TTI (Latvia) and University Grenoble Alpes (France) participated with a presentation and publication entitled “A Simulation Tool to Assess the Integration of Cargo Bikes into an Urban Distribution System” in “The 14th International Multidisciplinary Modelling & Simulation Multiconference (I3M2017)”. The conference took place on September 18-20, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. The presentation was placed in the section “Simulation for Energy, Sustainable Development & Environment” and was honored with the “Best Paper Award 2017”.

CSUM2018: Special issue

We are happy to announce that CSUM2018 is finalising an agreement with a publisher for publishing an indexed special issue entitled “Paving the way to sustainable urban mobility“. Top-rated conference papers that focus on the wider area of sustainable urban mobility will be considered for publication in this special issue.


ALLIANCE project’s representatives Assoc. Prof. Eftihia Nathanail, Dr. Giannis Adamos (Dissemination Managers) and Mr. Ioannis Karakikes participated in the CIVITAS Deployment Day of the CIVITAS Annual Conference 2017, on September 28, 2017 which took place in Torres Vedras, Portugal. The CIVITAS Deployment Day was a new innovative addition to the CIVITAS Annual Conference 2017, aiming at connecting developers of new tools, methods, and approaches with potential interested entities and users. Within the Deployment Day, various interactive formats, including individualized training workshops and demonstrations were also realized (Click here for more information about the CIVITAS Deployment Day).

Special issue of Transport and Telecommunication Journal “Intermodal Transport and Transport Interchanges”

We would like to announce you a great opportunity to publish your research work in a special issue “Intermodal Transport and Transport Interchange” of the Transport and Telecommunication Journal (published by Transport and Telecommunication Institute). The journal is abstracted and citated in more than 30 databases, including SCOPUS.

CSUM2018: ALLIANCE Special Session on Sustainable Transport Interchanges – Call for Abstracts

The University of Thessaly, Department of Civil Engineering, Traffic, Transportation and Logistics Laboratory – TTLog, organizes the 4th Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility – CSUM2018 in Skiathos Island, Greece on 24 – 25 May 2018. The theme of this year’s Conference is: “Data analytics: Paving the way to sustainable urban mobility”.