The 1st Project Newsletter is now available!

In its first year, FAIR Stations conducted socio-technical studies in an unprecedented way. For both the general public and Persons with Reduced Mobility (PRMs), primary and secondary data was collected and analysed to gather insights on the needs, preferences and expectations. The outcomes helped researchers to postulate, the link between PRM-specific human factors and their Read more about The 1st Project Newsletter is now available![…]

FAIR Stations presented in 15th Rail Transport Forum

One of our consortium members, Mr Takeru Shibayama at Vienna University of Technology (VUT), was invited to 15th Rail Transport Forum, which was held on 19th and 20th March 2019 in Bratislava, Slovakia. There he had the chance to present the results from our first-step research to a wide range of the audience. The conference Read more about FAIR Stations presented in 15th Rail Transport Forum[…]

FAIR Stations presented during the Vice Chancellor visit to the Newcastle School of Engineering

On 7 November 2018, the School of Engineering of the University of Newcastle upon Tyne held a Poster Conference as part of a special visit by the Vice Chancellor. It was the chance for the Technical Manager of FAIR Stations, Emmanuel Matsika, to showcase the project and intended outcomes. The VC spent about 10 min on the Read more about FAIR Stations presented during the Vice Chancellor visit to the Newcastle School of Engineering[…]

FAIR Stations at the PIVOT Mid-term event

The Project Coordinator, Umberto Battista, presented FAIR Stations during the Mid-term event of the complementary project PIVOT on 18 October in Brussels. Daria Kuzmina (UITP) also attended, as a representative of the FAIR Stations consortium. It was a great opportunity to present the results the project has achieved so far and an outlook for the next year, Read more about FAIR Stations at the PIVOT Mid-term event[…]

FAIR Stations at the ITF Pre-Summit Transport Research Day

The Technical Manager of FAIR Stations, Emmanuel Matsika, presented the paper “Security of Future Stations – Risk Assessment Tool for Analysing Impact of Terrorist Attacks” during the ITF Pre-Summit Transport Research Day, on 22 May 2018, in Leipzig. The paper is the result of the work carried out within the RAMPART and FAIR Stations EU projects. The Read more about FAIR Stations at the ITF Pre-Summit Transport Research Day[…]

FAIR Stations at the ITF 2018 in Leipzig next week!

Next week we will present FAIR Stations at the International Transport Forum (ITF) Summit in Leipzig, Germany. Our Technical Manager Emmanuel Matsika will present a paper titled “Security of Future Stations – Risk Assessment Tool for Analysing Impact of Terrorist Attacks” at the Pre-Summit Transport Research Day. This will take place on Tuesday 22 May, one day prior to Read more about FAIR Stations at the ITF 2018 in Leipzig next week![…]

FAIR Stations at the TRA 2018

Last week our colleagues from UNEW and UITP presented the FAIR Stations project at the TRA 2018 in Vienna. A project presentation and a poster were prepared for the event, which raised a lot of interest from the public! To further disseminate the project, a video was also played at the Shift2Rail stand!

FAIR Stations at the TRA 2018 in Vienna next week!

Come and meet us at the TRA 2018 in Vienna next week! On Tuesday 17 April, you will find our Technical Manager Emmanuel Matsika (UNEW), presenting the FAIR Stations project poster “Factors to Consider in the Design of Future Secure and Accessible Rail Stations” in the Marketplace of the Exhibition Area. Besides you will be Read more about FAIR Stations at the TRA 2018 in Vienna next week![…]