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11.01.19

Your opinion on Artificial Intelligence matters

Appointed by the European Commission in June 2018 as part of the European approach on artificial intelligence, the High-level Expert Group on Artificial Intelligence’s (AI HLEG) general objective is...

10.01.19

More autonomous cars – less car ownership?

Several studies, such as a report on autonomous vehicles in Australia, released by Austroads, show the beneficial impacts that automated driving has on various areas. Some highlight the negative corre...

08.01.19

How to plan FOTs for automated driving: the 7th Version of the FESTA Handbook

FESTA (Field opErational teSts supporT Action) was a project that included a consortium of European experts with a wide range of skills to allow the development of "best-practice" handbooks which gu...

18.12.18

Launch of three 5G Corridor trial projects

Three projects (5GCroco, 5G-Carmen, 5G-Mobix) that aim at setting up trial 5G networks along four cross-border corridors were presented on 5 December at the ICT 2018 in Vienna. Metz-Merzig-Luxembourg...

10.12.18

VEDECOM Online training module on CAD

It goes without saying that connected and automated vehicles are at the forefront of the international scene. Regularly, manufacturers, laboratories and territories make announcements on the developme...

06.12.18

Enabling safe and fast transition towards CAD

How can ICT infrastructure be provided to enable the transition towards road transport automation? To discuss this and other challenges of automated road transport, the ICT4CART consortium met at the...

30.11.18

DRIVEN autonomous vehicle trials to start before Christmas

'Innovate UK'-backed project DRIVEN recently announced that it will start trials of autonomous vehicles on London’s roads. The vehicles are expected to drive autonomously by Christmas of this year....

23.11.18

ARCADE present at the CEN CENELEC Workshop

The European Committee for Standartization (CEN) and the European Committee for Electrotechnical Standartization (CENELEC) jointly organised a one-day stakeholder workshop entitled “Urban Autonomou...

19.11.18

Study: US and Europe leaders in CAD innovation

The European Patent Office (EPO), in co-operation with EUCAR, has carried out a study providing a broader picture on patent applications in the field of connected and automated driving. As a more dive...

16.11.18

Deployment of autonomous taxis in Israel by 2022

Under the project name “New Mobility in Israel”, Volkswagen, in cooperation with two Israeli technology companies, have launched an autonomous taxi service. It will be implemented in Israel in ear...

12.11.18

CONCORDA: Towards automated driving on European motorways

Launched in October 2017, the CONCORDA (Connected Corridor for Driving Automation) project works towards the preparation of European motorways for automated driving and high-density truck platooning....

09.11.18

Researchers publish results of The Moral Machine

If a self-driving vehicle is driving along the road and something – a child, an adult or an animal – suddenly steps out in front of it, what should it do? Should it swerve to avoid the pedestrian...

05.11.18

Swedish Transport Agency allows use of self-driving Volvo cars

Volvo, one of the leading partners of the CAD initiative, has got the permission from Swedish Transport Agency to test their self-driving cars on the streets in the Gothenburg area. With this allowanc...

29.10.18

Public Consultation on Connected and Automated Driving

The European Commission recently launched a public consultation on how Europe should build trust in connected and automated mobility services. The consultation that will be open until 4 December 2018...

29.10.18

Become an Effective CAD Contributor

ARCADE, a new EU-funded project that aims to coordinate consensus-building and cooperation across stakeholders for a safe and harmonised deployment of Connected and Automated Driving (CAD), invites st...

23.10.18

SCOUT Deliverables Published

The “Safe and COnnected AUtomation in Road Transport” (SCOUT) project, a coordination and support action funded by the European Commission with the objective of promoting a common roadmap for the...

20.10.18

ARCADE Kick-off Meeting

Over 30 stakeholders gathered in Brussels on 18 -19 October 2018 to launch the ARCADE project (Aligning Research & Innovation for Connected and Automated Driving in Europe), which will continue t...

19.10.18

Euro NCAP: New automated driving technology under examination

The European New Car Assessment Programme (EURO NCAP), which provides consumer information on the safety of new cars, has recently published the results of their first testing on automated driving....

05.10.18

CARTRE Achievements Presented at the ITS World Congress 2018

The ITS World Congress 2018, which took place from 17-21 September in Copenhagen, provided the ideal opportunity for the Connected Automated Driving (CAD) initiative to engage with professionals of t...

04.10.18

Take part in POLIS’ Survey on Automated Driving!

As automated driving is approaching in giant leaps, the network POLIS (Cities and Regions for Transport Innovation), which regroups European cities and regions working together to develop innovative t...

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