OPTICITIES is a project co-funded by the European Commission Directorate General for Research (DG RTD) under the framework of the FP7 programme. The project has an overall budget of 13M€ and extends for a period of 3 years.
OPTICITIES is a collaborative project (CP) co-financed under the FP7-Sustainable Surface Transport-2013 initiative [Theme SST.2013.3-1 Managing integrated multimodal urban transport network].
The Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) bundles all research-related EU initiatives together under a common roof playing a crucial role in reaching the goals of growth, competitiveness and employment; along with a new Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme (CIP), Education and Training programmes, and Structural and Cohesion Funds for regional convergence and competitiveness. It is also a key pillar for the European Research Area (ERA).