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Arriva is developing a demand responsive transport strategy that strengthens the spine of public transport and uses digital innovation to initiate behavioural change in customers to modal shift. ArrivaClick is a DRT service operated by Arriva UK Bus and has been described as a “game changer” for the bus industry.
Between 2013 and 2014, Bristol City Council was awarded £5.3m funding to develop a ‘research and development test bed’ which was a part of the ‘Gigabit Bristol Programme ‘funded by DCMS/BDUK’s Super- Connected Cities programme. Bristol is Open (BiO) was set up to deliver this test bed as a joint venture between Bristol City Council and the University of Bristol, which has resulted in a Smart City Research and Development network platform of multiple communications technologies installed around the city.
The City of London Corporation is the governing body of the Square Mile dedicated to a vibrant and thriving City, supporting a diverse and sustainable London within a globally-successful UK. Having signed the Digital Declaration, the City of London Corporation is committed to designing new digital public services, challenging the technology market to offer the flexible tools and services, protecting people’s privacy and security and delivering better value for money.
Clearview Intelligence delivers innovative solutions that harness intelligence, inform decisions, and influence behaviour - helping people make better journeys. Specialising in route safety, vehicle detection and journey time monitoring solutions for effective network management as well as count and classify applications to optimise parking.
Cube Intelligence solves the problem of autonomous vehicles’ security by using blockchain technologies, AI-based deep learning and quantum hash cryptography. In the future, the $770 billion autonomous automotive market will see Cube as the first user of blockchain-based security.
Hull City Council is the unitary authority for the city of Kingston upon Hull. We provide more than 400 different services to our 260,000 residents and our population is continuing to rise. When Hull began its journey towards becoming a smart city, Hull City Council identified a number of key, distinct yet concurrent, phases that needed to be addressed: development of its own service specific use cases, a single view analysis and interaction of public sector services, the facilitation of the smart technology infrastructure and management of data security.
Imperial is the UK’s largest and most experienced provider of parking, environmental and traffic management systems. With over thirty years’ experience, Imperial provides fully-integrated business processing and IT solutions to public authorities, universities, hospitals and private enforcement contractors right across the country. With award-winning services, utilisation of proven, yet leading-edge, technology, Imperial now has the UK’s largest client portfolio in civil enforcement. We bring an unrivalled combination of sector insight, technology skills and the experience of a number of successful service partnerships; undoubtedly providing the capacity, experience and expertise needed to deliver integrated enforcement solutions.
Leeds is the second largest metropolitan district in England, with a population of over 715,000 and covering an area of 552 square kilometres.Leeds City Council delivers over 500 different services to residents and is dedicated to bringing the benefits of a prosperous, vibrant and attractive city to the people of Leeds. SMART LEEDS is the Leeds City Council-led programme created to identify and deliver new technologies and innovative solutions to help make Leeds the best place to live, work and visit. Building the smart city is the means to an end rather than the end itself. That’s why we’re embedding smart city principles into everything we do.
Founded in 2011, OpenDataSoft provides a Cloud-based turnkey platform designed for smart and easy transformation of all types of data and APIs into innovative services. Serving as a dual purpose Open Data Portal and Smart City Datahub, the platform makes publishing, sharing, and reusing data easy for all business users. Its SaaS model and extreme scalability enable small, medium and large governments, as well as companies and utilities, to easily open access (privately or publicly) to datasets containing hundreds of millions of rows.
Padam Mobility designs and develops smart and dynamic Demand-Responsive Transport solutions using foolproof routing algorithms. Our mobile apps, simulation and management interfaces are tailored to the needs of our customers: Transit Operators, Transport and Local authorities, private companies, in the interest of users and territories.
Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) is the local government body responsible for delivering Greater Manchester’s transport strategy and commitments. More than 5.6 million journeys are made across Greater Manchester’s transport network each day. It’s our job to do everything we can to keep the city-region moving and growing. This includes developing easier, smarter ways to travel and plan your journey by using data and technology.
TfL are the integrated transport authority responsible for meeting Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan's strategy and commitments on transport in London. We run the day-to-day operation of the Capital's public transport network and manage London's main roads. Every day, we help millions of people to make journeys across London. Tech and data is essential: we’ve already used it to revolutionise travel payments and improve travel information, and third parties use our data to power apps and services vital to customer journeys.
We are England’s first Sub-national Transport Body. We were formed to transform the transport system across the North of England, providing the infrastructure needed to drive economic growth. As a partnership, we bring the North’s 20 local transport authorities and business leaders together with Network Rail, Highways England, and HS2 Ltd, and work with Central Government.
Transport is a key area the Mayor of the West Midlands, Andy Street, has powers and is a lead influence over on behalf of the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA). As a result Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) has been set up as part of the WMCA to co-ordinate investment to improve the region’s transport infrastructure and create a fully integrated, safe and secure network. It is also responsible for assessing and planning the region’s future transport needs so the network can meet the demands of businesses and a growing population.
Founded in 2004, Videalert is part of Marston Holdings, the UK’s largest transportation and enforcement services group. It is also one of the UK’s leading suppliers of intelligent traffic management and enforcement solutions. The company’s principal focus is the provision of digital traffic solutions that deliver the highest productivity at the lowest operational cost in five key areas: - Civil Traffic Enforcement - School Safety - Police ANPR - Traffic and Parking Management - Clean Air and Low Emission Zones
At Vivacity, our vision is to make cities smarter, safer and more sustainable. Our artificial intelligence sensors and Smart Junctions signal control gather detailed and anonymous data 24/7 on transport modes, traffic flow and travel patterns, supporting strategic decisions to help optimise the transport network and improve urban infrastructure.
Vortex IoT builds sensors and networks for harsh environments where conditions are hostile, power supply is limited, AI is needed and data security is critical. By embracing new technologies Vortex offers tailored solutions for delivering cost effective deployments and evidence based interventions to asset, device and resource management that will enrich any organisation's decision or command & control solution and capabilities. Vortex's IPR and innovations include a blend of intuitive cloud and fog-based systems, Edge Computing, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and blockchain security combined with bespoke IoT sensor design capabilities. Vortex IoT combines cloud capabilities with business intelligence and bespoke design of low-power wireless sensor networks to deliver step change enablement to operations management.
Yotta is a global connected asset management software and services provider. We empower organisations to make better, more intelligent decisions by ensuring our Customers systems, assets and people are connected, and the data they produce is structured and captured to provide operational insight.
Aimsun is a leading international provider of software and services for traffic planning, simulation and prediction. Acquired by Siemens in April 2018, Aimsun continues to build on over 20 years of experience in algorithms, software and operational know-how for mobility applications.
Passionate about infrastructure and dedicated to providing solutions for our clients – we are transforming how our transport, utilities, property and public assets perform, day in, day out. Our intelligent interventions are rooted in practical thinking, and our plans and designs are shaped by our expertise in delivery. Our thinking is cutting edge. Our approach is practical.
BetterPoints is the UK’s leading behaviour change company, with cutting-edge habit-changing technology for employee wellbeing, carbon footprint reduction and environmental sustainability. We work with public bodies (CCGs, Local Authorities) and corporate organisations to increase physical activity, promote active and sustainable travel and improve wellbeing.
Conigital are transport infrastructure integrators developing Mobility-as-a-Service, IoT sensors and Artificial Intelligence solutions for the next generation of zero emission driverless shuttles. Accessibility, independence and inclusivity for the visually impaired, less abled and the aged sit at the heart of all we do.
The vision for Dundee City Council is to become a council which has enhanced its services through digital and has effectively promoted the use of digital so that its citizens think digital first when requesting services because it is quicker and more convenient to do so. This vision covers more than just digital access to services, it covers the processes behind the services, the way our citizen’s find and access them, how we communicate, how we continue to improve but also aims to bring the city together by looking at a multiple digital themes. By creating a digital strategy, the council will be supporting other ‘Changing for the Future’ projects, providing the citizens of Dundee with a full choice of service options which are convenient and fit into their lives as seamlessly as possible regardless of age, location, time constraints or backgrounds.
Exeter City Futures - working collaboratively with the City to build a healthier and more sustainable Exeter. Exeter City Futures is an independent Community Interest Company that is working to help Exeter solve its urbanisation challenges in a way that reduces social inequality and contributes to economic growth. Our vision is to help Exeter live better, by creating a vibrant, sustainable, and inclusive place for future generations by analysing and addressing the biggest challenges facing our city.
F17 helps apply technology to transform customer experience and efficiency in the transport sector. We have a flexible approach, and a breadth of skills across a range of intelligent mobility areas - often getting involved in the early stages of transformation programmes to help identify opportunities and set strategic direction.
FAXI is a smartphone app and online platform which enables people in communities to identify each other and easily arrange to share journeys. Faxi’s map design with real-time location and traffic information, allows people to share regular journeys, by car, public transport, bike or on foot.
Groupe Renault is at the forefront of a mobility that is reinventing itself. Strengthened by its alliance with Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors, and its unique expertise in electrification, the Group comprises 5 complementary brands – Renault, Dacia, LADA, Alpine and Mobilize – offering sustainable and innovative mobility solutions to its customers.
Hawa Dawa collects extensive air quality data in real time via a network of proprietary, digital measurement devices and then correlates this data with other external data sources, including official measurement stations and satellite data, in order to create high resolution maps and models of air quality.
We are imactivate. We write software and work with data to tell stories in a digital world. Closely connected to the vibrant creative scene in Leeds, the North of England, and beyond, we're highly-experienced scientists comfortable with the technical details that stop many great ideas becoming a reality.
We want a nation where walking is the natural choice for everyday local journeys. For 90 years Living Streets has been a beacon for walking. In the early days our campaigning led to the UK’s first zebra crossing and the introduction of speed limits. Today, we face new challenges on their mission to achieve a better walking environment and inspire people to walk more. This includes using digital technology to deliver one of the biggest behaviour change programmes in the UK.
MaaS Scotland is a partnership between Technology Scotland and ScotlandIS. We believe in rethinking mobility in a way that is smarter, faster and greener than ever before. Our goal is to deliver new and alternative ways for people in Scotland to travel, whether they’re based in big cities or rural areas.
National Express Group is a leading public transport operator with bus, coach and rail services in the UK, Continental Europe, North Africa, North America and the Middle East. Passengers made 898 million journeys on our services in 2018. We utilise technology to raise customer and safety standards, drive efficiencies in our business and facilitate growth.
See.Sense creates cycling tech products that make cycling safer, and that engage our community to share powerful data insights to improve conditions for cycling. We produce consumer products including intelligent and connected bike lights and theft tracking devices and we also provide a fleet options for bike manufacturers and operators. Our products generate a comprehensive cycling data set reflective of the cyclists’ experience.
Shotl provides technology and resources to help cities test and deploy new demand responsive transportation services. Shotl helps transport operators and cities make a better use of its bus system by replacing low-ridership routes with on-demand shuttles. We're currently partnering with municipalities and transport companies as well as mobility planners and consulting firms.
Smart Energy GB is the campaign for a smarter Britain. We're independent of government, we're not an energy supplier and we don't fit smart meters. Our task is to support the rollout of smart meters so that everyone has the opportunity to share in the benefits that they bring for households, our economy and our environment.
UrbanThings is a London-based technology company specialising in intelligent mobility, and running a range of smart ticketing platforms across Europe. Best known for being the team behind UK Bus Checker, the largest independent bus times app, our product Ticketless™ combines mobile ticketing for passengers, with a cloud-based backend reporting system.
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The West Yorkshire Combined Authority is responsible for the £1 billion west Yorkshire Plus Transport Fund, and works closely with business in the region through the Leeds City Region LEP to ensure that business and the regional economy is at the heart of the decisions taken.
CityMaaS' vision is to personalise the way the disabled community consume accessibility data and services. Businesses benefit from improved engagement through increased revenues and decreased customer services costs. We provide a digitally inclusive data and mobility platform to help achieve that vision.
We are experts in MaaS (“Mobility and access Simplified”) and we offer you the opportunity of harnessing digital technology to deploy your mobility policy for the benefit of your region, encourage modal shift, simplify the journeys of all your citizens and care for the environment. Our solutions integrate and interface all transport services, all data formats and all types of operator (public or private sector).
Coeval delivers infrastructure technology that advises and informs users to help create a safer environment for us all. We do this through a variety of intelligent Radio Linked LED Road Signs and Systems that not only provide clear, reliable and flexible messaging but also data and connectivity to feed wider highway information control systems.
We work with our agencies and partners to support the transport network that helps UK businesses and gets people and goods travelling around the country. We plan and invest in transport infrastructure to keep the UK on the move. Department for Transport is currently developing its approach to how the department and the wider transport sector can be supported to make better use of data by addressing the range of barriers.
FTA are one of the biggest business groups in the UK, supporting, shaping and standing up for efficient logistics. We are the only organisation in the UK that represents all of logistics, with members from the road, rail, sea and air industries, as well as the buyers of freight services such as retailers and manufacturers whose businesses depend on the efficient movement of goods.
Highways England operate, maintain and improve England’s motorways and major A roads. We focus on what every customer wants - less congested roads to ensure swift, safe comfortable travel. This means increasing road capacity while modernising the motorway network and major A roads.
ITP is an award-winning, independent, sustainable transport planning consultancy. Our passionate and experienced team have been at the heart of the transport planning industry for the past 20 years. We work alongside our clients to develop strategies that encourage more people to walk. cycle, use public transport and car share.
Modern, flexible and custom mobility solutions – that’s ioki. Already today we offer our customers and partners a seamless introduction to the mobility of the future. We are passionately working on demand responsive transport, mobility analytics and autonomous driving to connect not only places but most of all people.
As the worldwide Smart City landscape is disrupted by COVID-19 pandemic, we help Cities and States act proactively with necessary real-time management tools to overcome the virus spreading, mitigate casualties, and help preserve communities health and urban life normality with minimal socio-economic impact. COVID-19 Data-driven Smart City Command & Control Center provides stakeholders, mayors, city managers and operators with proactive tools, allowing to identify and predict trends, activate workflows automatically and execute emergency plans.
Leicester City Council’s new Smart City strategy is aimed at improving people’s lives in the city through better use of digital technology. The strategy will combine Leicester’s digital, physical and social environment to deliver an inclusive, thriving and sustainable city for all.
Living Streets Scotland are part of the UK charity for everyday walking and want to create a walking nation, free from congested roads and pollution, reducing the risk of preventable illness and social isolation, and making walking the natural choice. Digital technology is helping us deliver one of the biggest ‘smarter travel’ behaviour programmes in Scotland.
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We offer a multi-disciplinary service including traffic and transport design and project management, cost consultancy and building consultancy services across the building, highways and infrastructure sectors. We have an in-depth knowledge of the property market and construction industry, which allows us to provide considered advice on development strategies, investment potential, risk management and the facilities required for productive workplaces.
The Open Data Institute (ODI) is catalysing the evolution of open data culture to create economic, environmental, and social value. It helps unlock supply, generates demand, creates and disseminates knowledge to address local and global issues. We convene world-class experts to collaborate, incubate, nurture and mentor new ideas, and promote innovation. We enable anyone to learn and engage with open data, and empower our teams to help others through professional coaching and mentoring. Founded by Sir Tim Berners-Lee and Professor Nigel Shadbolt in 2012, the ODI is an independent, non-profit, non-partisan, limited by guarantee company.
PassageWay connects people, places and communities to real-time multi-modal public transport information. A flexible SaaS platform, PassageWay transforms any Internet-connected screen, totem or kiosk into a real- time mobility and digital wayfinding sign, centred around a specific geo- location. Suitable for a variety of use cases, from helping crowd dispersal at stadiums, encouraging shoppers to linger, to guiding visitors, patients and connecting transport hubs to local mobility information for onward journey planning.
QRoutes helps local authorities find both budget and emissions savings in home to school transport planning. Since its launch in 2016, QRoutes has helped its customers find over £4.5m (and counting) in contract costs. It also helps teams find the answers they need in a fraction of the time and deliver improved services to clients. QRoutes can be used for both mainstream and Special Educational Needs and Disabilities planning.
Rokubun develops accurate and affordable navigation solutions targeting mass-market applications. Rokubun's maiden solution JASON is a Precise Positioning-as-a-Service cloud platform to provide our customers with accurate navigation information at an affordable price. JASON is compatible with main GNSS measurements formats and addons (event tagging) and provides an API to be fully integrated into users pipeline to offer an easy-to-use cost-effective precision navigation solution.
SEStran is a Regional Transport Partnership comprised of eight local councils in South East Scotland: Borders, East Lothian, West Lothian, Midlothian, Edinburgh, Fife, Falkirk and Clackmannanshire. SEStran aims to develop a transportation system for SE Scotland that will enable business to function effectively, and provide everyone living in the region with improved access to health care, education, public services and employment opportunities.
Southeastern runs train services into London from Kent and East Sussex, operating some 2016 trains a day, carrying more than 640,000 passengers each weekday, serving 180 stations and covering 1,094 miles of railway infrastructure. We provide high quality, customer-friendly digital channels for journey planning, ticket sales, travel information and on-train Wi Fi. Our smart ticketing product, The Key, unlocks the benefits of paperless travel.
StalkIT is a simple to use tracking technology using NB IoT which combines a physical tracking unit and a Web App interface for the user. Position, movement and temperature data can now be presented to the industry via cloud-based software in the form of maps, charts, reports and alerts.
TagMaster UK is a British company and a wholly owned subsidiary of TagMaster AB. As a leading manufacturer and supplier of traffic monitoring equipment, a wide range of instrumentation and software systems are available ranging from rapidly deploy-able radars through to full blown real-time ITS solutions. Products and systems are designed in-house for flexibility from the ground up, allowing a simple process of integration with 3rd party applications
TES are an innovative tech company providing mobile and fixed ANPR and CCTV solutions to support public and private sector parking and traffic operations since 2004. TES place a huge emphasis on research and development. The tech team have a range of skills and expertise in the areas of cloud-based software, desktop software, smart phone apps, video analytics and electronics design.
Transport for Edinburgh provides integrated transport across Edinburgh. Combining our award winning bus operator, Lothian Buses with Edinburgh Trams Ltd, the operator of the tram service, Transport for Edinburgh’s vision is to provide a seamless and high quality transport choice for residents and visitors to our city.
The South East is home to 7.5 million people and 329,000 businesses. It includes international airports, several major ports and some of the busiest rail routes and roads in the country. There is no existing single body which plans strategic transport across the South East. Transport for the South East meets that need by bringing together representatives of 16 transport authorities and five local enterprise partnerships.
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The Transport Research Institute is Scotland's largest and longest established transport research group. Established in 1996 we have an enviable track record in delivering high quality transport research, consultancy and other knowledge transfer projects in applied settings.
These are exciting times. Growth is strong and optimism is high. Our region is at the forefront of change and we are the place to be in the UK. The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has been created to deliver an ambitious plan to drive inclusive economic growth in the West Midlands region and build a healthier, happier, better connected and more prosperous population.
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