ARCADE - Supporting the CAD Initiative
ARCADE is a European Commission-funded Support Action aimed at building consensus across stakeholders from all sectors for a sound and harmonized deployment of Connected, Cooperative and Automated Driving (CAD) in Europe and beyond.
ARCADE federates a CAD Stakeholder Network through the organisation of regular workshops and co-organisation, with the European Commission, of EUCAD Conferences and Symposia. The Network exchanges knowledge and experiences, builds up synergies and a common approach to development, testing and validation of CAD. A main objective is to contribute to the definition of future research and innovation priorities in Europe for the main thematic areas related to the deployment and adoption of CAD (e.g. STRIA and ERTRAC Roadmaps on Connected and Automated Transport).
ARCADE also consolidates an online Knowledge Base of CAD knowhow, including an overview of impact assessment, testing and evaluation methodologies, regulations, policies and standards, roadmaps and strategic plans at European, Member State and even international levels.
Cooperation between all stakeholders from the European and international CAD community across all sectors involved
Coordination of cooperation efforts between all research & innovation initiatives, including national and European programmes as well international cooperation activities
Synergies and Consensus building on CAD deployment scenarios and research needs for connected and automated driving
Exchange of knowledge and experiences from past and ongoing research and piloting activities on CAD at national, European and international levels
Project Name: Aligning Research & Innovation for Connected and Automated Driving in Europe (ARCADE)
Project type: Coordination and Support Action (CSA)
Programme: Horizon 2020
Topic: DT-ART-02-2018 Support for networking activities and impact assessment for road automation