Karen Vancluysen the Executive Director of Polis and Lars Marcus, architect and professor in Urban Design at Chalmers will be keynote speakers at the final conference of CIVIC and DenCity. We welcome you to an day full of inspiration and networking June 19 at the final conference of CIVIC and DenCity!
Media & Democracy’s test editorial team at Borås Tidning – Beta Borås – has now gone live. This means it is fully operational with new publications characterized by experimental journalistic development.
VICTA-X, VICTA Lab, RISE Viktoria and Test Site Sweden-West jointly invited Vinnova to an information meeting. On March 21, women from academia, the public sector and the business sector met in beautiful Blenda View at Lindholmen to hear more about forthcoming calls for proposals.
A large share of freight transports are currently conducted using trucks, ships and trains that are not used to full capacity. More efficient utilization of freight carriers could result in major benefits.
FLISA (the Federation of Leaders in Swedish Ambulance and Emergency Services) and PICTA (Prehospital ICT Arena) at Lindholmen Science Park are working to increase cooperation in driving the development, utilization and innovation of IT and eHealth in ambulance medical care.
A recently started Swedish research project, AD Aware Traffic Control - Emergency Vehicles, conducted by Volvo Cars, Carmenta, Ericsson, SOS Alarm and RISE, Research Institutes of Sweden is developing a cloud-based traffic control platform that builds on the Drive Sweden Innovation Cloud, and enables smooth and seamless information exchange between coordinators of emergency vehicles and automated vehicles.
Media & Democracy at Lindholmen Science Park has just published a new report. The report focuses on local media consumption in Norway, where a new study by the BI Norwegian Business School in Oslo found that Facebook has, in a short period of time, become as important a source for local information as local newspapers and public service media.
In June, regular traffic with electrified buses will expand in Gothenburg. Two prototype all-electric articulated buses will be tested on part of route 16, which has frequent departures and carries a large number of passengers. The trial is being run within the framework of ElectriCity, which since 2015 has been running electrified buses in demo traffic on route 55 in Gothenburg.
Artificial Intelligence is in focus for MobilityXlab’s next round of invitations to technology developers. Automation needs to become better than humans at solving tasks such as driving a vehicle, managing fleets, optimizing traffic flows, managing smart mobility or analysing and interpreting data.