Virtual Demonstration Workshop in Madrid!

On the 3rd October 2019 we had a Virtual Demonstration Workshop, hosted by Metro de Madrid. There we had the chance to show our most relevant achievements to external stakeholders. In particular we could show the following outcomes of FAIR Stations: technologies for crowd modelling and analytics, platform-based solution for the PTI (platform-train interface), 3D Read more about Virtual Demonstration Workshop in Madrid![…]

FAIR Stations at the final event of PIVOT

On 17th September 2019, the Coordinator Umberto Battista from Stam presented the results of FAIR Stations, during the final event of PIVOT. He focused in particular on the accessibility of trains, presenting the innovative platform-based system for the PTI (platform-train interface) developed within FAIR Stations. The colleague in the project from TU Wien, Helmut Lemmerer, Read more about FAIR Stations at the final event of PIVOT[…]

5th General Assembly meeting in Genoa!

On 8-9th July 2019, we had our 5th General Assembly meeting in Genoa, hosted by SIIT. There we had the chance to show our most relevant achievements both to the members of our Advisory Board and to external stakeholders. In particular we could showcase our proof-of-concept demonstrators in action during a Stakeholder Workshop, held on Read more about 5th General Assembly meeting in Genoa![…]

FAIR Stations presented in UITP Congress 2019

Yesterday Takeru Shibayama from TU Wien presented research result from the project FAIR Stations, particularly in focus on the shortcomings of public transport from PRM (people with reduced mobility)’s perspective in UITP Congress 2019 in Stockholm, as a digital poster. The colleague in the project from UITP, Daria Kuzmina was also present there. The congress Read more about FAIR Stations presented in UITP Congress 2019[…]

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![…]

4th General Assembly meeting in Madrid!

On 28-29th March 2019, we had our 4th General Assembly meeting, hosted by Metro de Madrid. The project partners presented the progress made since our last progress meeting. Impressive results have been reached, the next step is now to demonstrate our technical achievements! During our inspection visit to the Chamartín station, case study of the Read more about 4th General Assembly meeting in Madrid![…]

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 Deliverable D4.1 released

Some weeks ago we submitted our project deliverable D4.1 “Crowd flow and Multiple People Flows Modelling in Large Stations”. A video was also released, to show the impressive modelling and simulation work performed so far within the project FAIR Stations. We will present the activities carried out to date at our forthcoming GA meeting!

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[…]