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[…]
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[…]
On 12-13 September 2018, the EU FAIR Stations project had its 2nd General Assembly meeting at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. The project partners presented the progress made during the first year of the project and the plans for the next one. Indeed one year has passed already: a lot has been done, but new Read more about 2nd General Assembly meeting in Newcastle![…]
Our project deliverable D2.1 “User needs and expectations of the General Public and PRMs” is available for download! You can find it under the Documents section of our website. Subscribe to our feed to receive notifications when new project documents are made available!
The new PTI Magazine was published, with an article about our project FAIR Stations! Our colleagues from NewRail at the University of Newcastle, Stam and ILUNION, discussed the future of railway stations, talking about the human factors that are to be taken into consideration in the design of stations and their functions. The article is Read more about FAIR Stations on the new PTI Magazine![…]
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[…]
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![…]
On the 19th-20th April 2018 the FAIR Stations project had its General Assembly meeting at TU Wien premises. The partners could present the progress made and the results achieved so far, and the plans for the next months. Our Project Advisory Board members also attended – from CERMI, Università degli Studi di Genova, Talgo, Société Read more about Project General Assembly and Advisory Board meeting in Vienna![…]
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!
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![…]