UITP

Since 1885 UITP is the international network for public transport authorities and operators, policy decision-makers, scientific institutes and the public transport supply and service industry. It is a platform for worldwide cooperation, business development and the sharing of know-how between its 3,400 members from 92 countries. UITP is the global advocate of public transport and sustainable mobility, and the promoter of innovations in the sector. UITP is ideally placed for disseminating to its wide membership base. UITP is THE worldwide expert on public transport and related issues and it acts as the point of reference and a centre of best practices and benchmarking for the public transport sector. UITP has an important experience as a leading partner in a wide range of European projects, covering the whole spectrum of urban mobility-related issues.


Role in the project

WP involvement

Main tasks

WP1

Participation to the data availability position / strategy

WP3

Support multimodal management activity

WP5

Evaluation of the compatibility of architectures and principles elaborated in EBSF project

WP8

Participation to dissemination activities

WP9

Participation to project management activities

WP10

Participation to technical coordination activities

Key contributions

UITP participates in OPTICITIES by covering its role of main interface between the project and the PT field. It will ensure particularly that the solutions developed within the project are discussed within the PT domain, providing the project team with important feedback and contribution to the solution assessment. In that manner, UITP will set up a dedicated Working Group based on the structure of its ITI Committee.

UITP will participate to the dissemination activities, targeting the PT domain and will ensure the link between the project activities and the EBSF IT platform.