ALLIANCE participation in Workshop “From data to added value: points of view and solutions”

On December 8, 2017, Transport and Telecommunication Institute (TTI) organized an open workshop entitled “From data to added value: points of view and solutions”. Within the workshop, TTI students, academic and research staff, representatives of the private and public sector (Rīgas Satiksme Ltd., Rīgas Karte Ltd. Riga Municipality, Ministry of Transport, Riga City Council City Development Department) attended four presentations with the following topics:

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.

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).