ONLINE 21.01.2021 - 21.01.2021
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TMaaS final Conference

The TMaaS consortium is organising the final TMaaS conference on the 21st of January 2021.

With this conference, we’re marking the end of our TMaaS journey, the official end of our 3-year European project. This will be a virtual conference.

Under the theme, “A story of innovating mobility together”, the event will bring together partners from the project, Replicator Cities, other UIA mobility projects and representatives of industry, academia and public authorities to discuss the major challenges and learnings related to Traffic Management as a Service.

13:30 Opening by Filip Watteeuw, Alderman for Mobility, Public Space and Urban Planning
13:45 Part 1 TMaaS Project Insights
15:40 Break & Networking
16:00 Part 2 Interactive panel discussion
16:55 Presentation by the UIA
17:00 Networking
17:30 End

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Programme

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13:30 Opening speech by Filip Watteeuw, Alderman for Mobility,  Public Space and Urban Planning

13:45 Part 1: The TMaaS Story

Short presentations by the TMaaS partners and Replicator Cities to demonstrate the highlights of the TMaaS project, with a focus on lessons learned!

TMaaS & Innovation

TMaaS technical architecture

Researching the needs of users by Kevin Sanders, HCI Researcher at Meaningful Interactions Lab, KU Leuven (LinkedIn)

When a city leads the way.. TMaaS for the City of Ghent

How to work with data in cities

Replicating TMaaS in Southwark (London): A part of London with similar traffic management challenges as Ghent

Replicating TMaaS in Duran (Ecuador): Start small, end big in a city with less Big Data experience

Stakeholder involvement by Evelien Marlier, Project Manager and Researcher at European Passengers’ Federation (LinkedIn)

Replicating TMaaS in Slim Naar Antwerpen: A key example of the merging of systems and co-creation in the region

15:40 Break & Networking carroussel

16:00 Part 2 Innovation

Panel discussion with:

  • Yves Roelandt, Director of the Mobility Company of the City of Ghent (LinkedIn)
  • Edoardo Felici, policy officer in the unit “Sustainable and Intelligent Transport” in European Commission’s DG MOVE (LinkedIn)
  • Prof. Dr. Ir. Sidharta Gautama, Professor in Intelligent Systems Engineering at Ghent University (LinkedIn)
  • Steven Logghe, Business Unit Director Traffic Management, Be-Mobile (LinkedIn)
  • Stephanie Leonard, Head of Traffic Innovation and Policy, TomTom (LinkedIn)

16:55 Urban Innovative Actions

A presentation by Iraklis Stamos, UIA

17:00 – 17:30 Closing & Networking

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Urban Innovative Actions

This project is co-financed by the European Regional and Development Fund through the Urban Innovative Actions Initiative.

Urban Innovative Actions is an Initiative of the European Union that provides urban areas throughout Europe with resources to test new and unproven solutions to address urban challenges.

Based on article 8 of ERDF, the Initiative has a total ERDF budget of EUR 372 million for 2014-2020.