10th International Conference on City Logistics

The 10th International Conference on City Logistics took place in Phuket, Thailand on 14th – 16th Jun. Seventy-eight researchers and practitioners from 25 countries participated in this conference and presented recent advances in modelling, planning, implementing, and evaluating City Logistics schemes. NewRail’s Tom Zunder presented “Developing a multi-dimensional poly parametric typology for city logistics”, work…

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TRA VISIONS 2018 Young Researcher Competition and Senior Researcher Competition is now open!!!

TRA VISIONS project is organizing two competitions for transport research awards to be announced at the TRA conference in 2018: [DEADLINE 30th June 2017] The TRA VISIONS 2018 YOUNG RESEARCHER COMPETITION, an academic student competition with the goal of stimulating the interest among young researchers and students in the field of sustainable surface transport. The…

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Knowledge and Innovation Community (KIC) in urban mobility

The key objective of a Knowledge and Innovation Community on urban mobility is to ensure a greener, more inclusive, safer and smarter urban mobility system. The EIT’s Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KICs) are partnerships that bring together businesses, research centres and universities. These partnerships, which are also relevant for urban mobility, allow: innovative products and…

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News bytes from other projects: SUCCESS and Roadmaps for Energy

NOVELOG constantly searches for synergies and cooperation with other relevant EU projects, promoting their activities and results. The CIVITAS SUCCESS project explores sustainable and efficient solutions for urban road freight transport linked to construction sites. It recently released its newsletter, available in English, French, Spanish and Italian. You can download it here: http://www.success-urbanlogistics.eu/project-knowledge/# Roadmaps for Energy…

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NOVELOG Participates in the US-EU Urban Logistics Tour 2016!

The NOVELOG Project participated in the US EU Urban Logistics Study Visit in September 2016. The Study Visit was organised by the European Commission and US Department of Transport – Federal Highway Administration in conjunction with representatives of current and past projects on urban freight. NOVELOG has been involved from the start in this Cooperation…

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Rome city workshop: uyrban freight distribution, current challenges & future goals

On October 19th 2016, the 3rd NOVELOG city workshop, entitled “Urban Freight distribution: current challenges and goals futures”, took place in the fascinating Protomoteca room of the Capitol Hill in Rome. It was a very fruitful afternoon with a huge turnout of stakeholders: around 80 people took part in the event. The aim of the workshop was…

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NOVELOG joins the ALICE Liaison Program with Research & Innovation Projects!

The NOVELOG project recently joined the ALICE Liaison Program with Research & Innovation Projects. ALICE is the European Technology Platform on Logistics set-up to develop a comprehensive strategy for research, innovation and market deployment of logistics and supply chain management innovation in Europe. The platform support, assist and advise the European Commission into the implementation of…

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NOVELOG at ITS World Congress in Melbourne

NOVELOG will be at the ITS World Congress in Melbourne on the 12th of October to participate in the Special Interest Session on Knowledge and understanding of urban freight distribution and service trips! The session aims to provide knowledge and understanding of the Urban Freight Transport (UFT) environment, present the take up process of measures…

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