This page contains a Flash digital edition of a book.
CONTENTS Volume 8 Number 3 TECHNOLOGY


FEATURES?


6


THINKING CITIES Paul Hutton and Kevin Borras talk to seven of the major players in the smart cities sector to ascertain exactly what makes a city smart? Is the technology itself? Is the intelligent use of it by its citizens? And how can we make best use of the all that data...


Podcast LISTEN NOW AT thinkinghighways.com/podcasts


EC PROJECTS


14


THINKING CITIES The bandwagon is rolling but there are things you need to know before jumping on


20


CONNECTED VEHICLES The technologies that pave the way for automated vehicles


38


AUTOMATED VEHICLES Alberto Broggi reports from Parma where the BRAiVE autonomous vehicle made its public debut


42


SOUTH AFRICA Paul Vorster on the Integrated Transport Master Plan


48


BIG DATA The art of turning huge amounts of traffic and transport data into usable information


NEWS & COLUMNS 76


ANDRÉ VITS 78


PROF PHIL CHARLES 79


RICHARD BISHOP 82


THE VOICE FROM BRUSSELS


24


79GHZ Davide Brizzolara on the project designed to speed up the global harmonisation of the 79GHz band


28


TRANSAFE-ALP Paolo Santinello looks back fondly on the just-ended motorway emergency management project


2


34 TIDE Innovative European mobility ideas: the help they need to become reality


58 FRAME Three years on, Thinking Highways finds out how the FRAME Architecture is progressing


64


SEAMLESS Ian Cornwell on the initiative aiming to hide the join between urban and interurban


1 4


FOREWORD Kevin Borras looks forward to his 13th ITS World Congress


NEWS A roundup of some of the more interesting stories from the thinkinghighways.com news section


74


SHOW PREVIEW Lauren McDermott looks ahead to Gulf Traffic 2013


thinkinghighways.com 84


PAUL HUTTON 85


DR ANDREAS KOSSAK 87


88


52


RIDESHARING Paul Minett: just how smart is smart transport?


68 72


GAMIFICATION Mudlark CEO Mark Watkins imagines a world where gamified travel wasn’t considered a novelty


ASSET OPTIMISATION Is your city’s transport network in desperate need of an upgrade? Allow Hussein Dia to give you some advice


IBEC: RISTO KULMALA 80


THINKING ALOUD Latest news on the road with the Thinking Highways podcast team


AD INDEX Your guide to finding the advertisers in this issue


Vol 8 No 3 Europe/Rest of the World


Page 1  |  Page 2  |  Page 3  |  Page 4  |  Page 5  |  Page 6  |  Page 7  |  Page 8  |  Page 9  |  Page 10  |  Page 11  |  Page 12  |  Page 13  |  Page 14  |  Page 15  |  Page 16  |  Page 17  |  Page 18  |  Page 19  |  Page 20  |  Page 21  |  Page 22  |  Page 23  |  Page 24  |  Page 25  |  Page 26  |  Page 27  |  Page 28  |  Page 29  |  Page 30  |  Page 31  |  Page 32  |  Page 33  |  Page 34  |  Page 35  |  Page 36  |  Page 37  |  Page 38  |  Page 39  |  Page 40  |  Page 41  |  Page 42  |  Page 43  |  Page 44  |  Page 45  |  Page 46  |  Page 47  |  Page 48  |  Page 49  |  Page 50  |  Page 51  |  Page 52  |  Page 53  |  Page 54  |  Page 55  |  Page 56  |  Page 57  |  Page 58  |  Page 59  |  Page 60  |  Page 61  |  Page 62  |  Page 63  |  Page 64  |  Page 65  |  Page 66  |  Page 67  |  Page 68  |  Page 69  |  Page 70  |  Page 71  |  Page 72  |  Page 73  |  Page 74  |  Page 75  |  Page 76  |  Page 77  |  Page 78  |  Page 79  |  Page 80  |  Page 81  |  Page 82  |  Page 83  |  Page 84  |  Page 85  |  Page 86  |  Page 87  |  Page 88  |  Page 89  |  Page 90  |  Page 91  |  Page 92