Final Meeting and Final Conference

After 2 intense and exciting years, on 10th and 11th December 2019 we had in Brussels the final meeting and the final event of our project FAIR Stations. There we presented our major achievements, to make railway stations more accessible and secure, paying special attention to the needs of people with reduced mobility, both to Read more about Final Meeting and Final Conference[…]

The 2nd Project Newsletter is now available!

In its second year, FAIR Stations exploited the outcomes of the socio-technical studies within technical and engineering design tasks. In particular the project activities have focused on the one hand on crowd flow modelling and analysis in large stations; and on the other hand on the development of automated systems for the PTI, to enable Read more about The 2nd Project Newsletter is now available![…]

FAIR Stations Final Conference

Register for the FAIR Stations Final Conference! Brussels, 11th December 2019 You are all invited to attend the Final Conference of FAIR Stations, to be held in Brussels, Belgium, on Wednesday 11th December 2019, and participate in the discussions which will benefit from your knowledge and expertise. The event will be organised at: NH Collection Read more about FAIR Stations Final Conference[…]

FAIR Stations presented at the Joint Safety and Security Thematic Group of ECTRI

On 18 November 2019, the FAIR Stations Technical Manager, Emmanuel Matsika, presented at the Joint Safety and Security Thematic Group of ECTRI. The title of the presentation was ‘Novel Train Boarding System for PTI Safety of PRMs (EU FAIR Stations Project)’. The event took place at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM), Technical School of Industrial Read more about FAIR Stations presented at the Joint Safety and Security Thematic Group of ECTRI[…]

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![…]

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![…]

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 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!