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30.04.20

EUCAD 2020 Symposium – webinar on 15 May

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the EUCAD 2020 Symposium physical workshops have been cancelled and are replaced with webinars. The EUCAD 2020 Symposium facilitates in depth discussions around specif...

29.04.20

UNICARagil – a new project in field of automated driving

Germany's leading universities in field of automated driving have joined forces with selected specialists from industry in the UNICARagil project funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and...

28.04.20

C-MobILE Survey on C-ITS Business Model Blueprints for Mobility Challenges

The European research project C-MobILE is conducting a survey to understand the views of end users and key stakeholders in the mobility domain on Business Model blueprints that are intended to address...

27.04.20

Building an autonomous vehicle using open source methods

In June 2017, a research team from Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech) in Estonia took on a challenge to build a low speed autonomous vehicle using open source methods which resulted in Estonia...

22.04.20

Autonomous vehicle pilot as part of regular traffic

FABULOS project is a three step pre-commercial procurement project that aims to deliver a proof of concept for automated last-mile public transport as part of the existing transport system. As part...

20.04.20

A tender call for assessment of roads as to their readiness for connected and automated vehicles (CAVs) – SLAIN

The European Road Assessment Programme (EuroRAP) is leading the consortium of the project SLAIN (Saving Lives Assessing and Improving TEN-T road Network safety) which is aiming to improve road infrast...

16.04.20

Knowledge Base is one-stop shop for data, knowledge and experiences on CAD

Every month, the CAD Knowledge Base VIP Blog gives one opinion leader in the field of Connected and Automated Driving (CAD) the opportunity to share their perspective on the role of knowledge in the...

14.04.20

Understanding the advancements and role of the partners in C-MobILE project

The European research project C-MobILE has launched a new series of C-MobILE interviews, which are focused towards the advancements of the project and role of project partners in deployment of C-ITS s...

10.04.20

StreetDrone published its autonomous vehicle safety report

A UK based company, StreetDrone, which specialises in providing solutions and technology for urban autonomous vehicles, published on 31 March 2020 its safety report "Putting Safety First in Autonomous...

09.04.20

Are you willing to sleep in your self driving car?

Recently SavvySleeper, an American research company on sleep conducted a survey with 1000 Americans regarding sleeping in self driving and autonomous vehicle in general. The survey examined different...

08.04.20

How autonomous vehicle technology is helping to fight corona outbreak?

The corona virus outbreak has left the world economies derailed, leaving thousands dead, cities under lock down and factories shut. Under these strange times, countries are fighting back to come to no...

07.04.20

Results from road transport research – a report on CAD projects

On 4th and 5th December 2019, CAD participated in the 3rd edition of the “Results from Road Transport Research in H2020 projects” European conference in Brussels organised by ERTRAC (European Road...

02.04.20

Drive2theFuture survey about acceptance of autonomous vehicles for different transport modes

EU project Drive2theFuture, funded under Horizon 2020 programme, undertakes a consumer survey to explore opinions about acceptance of autonomous vehicles for different transport modes. Every section...

31.03.20

Drone dataset of naturalistic road user trajectories from intersections

Automated vehicles rely heavily on data-driven methods, especially for complex urban environments. Large datasets of real world measurement data in the form of road user trajectories are crucial for s...

27.03.20

A workshop on CAVs related projects

On 3rd of March 2020 a common dissemination action and workshop of Horizon 2020, CEDR projects and other initiatives related to CAVs and infrastructure took place at FEHRL premises in Brussels. The ev...

26.03.20

EUCAD 2020 Symposium

We regret to inform you that due to the current coronavirus situation, the TRA 2020 Conference in Helsinki, and thus the co-located EUCAD 2020 Symposium are cancelled. The Symposium organisers are loo...

25.03.20

A new VIP blog post on CAD Knowledge Base

Every month, the CAD Knowledge Base VIP Blog gives one opinion leader in the field of Connected and Automated Driving (CAD) the opportunity to share their perspective on the role of knowledge in the f...

23.03.20

Global consultancy firm Mott MacDonald published a report on CAV

Global consultancy firm Mott MacDonald published last year a report named “Planning for autonomous vehicles” which seeks to “inject some pragmatism” into the discussion about their introductio...

18.03.20

Connected thinking, connected working, connected driving

In this interview, Martin Dirnwöber from AustriaTech gives an insight into the ARCADE project, and presents a view of AustriaTech as project partner. The interview was originally developed and...

17.03.20

EU project SHOW marks a major milestone in automated vehicles

Late January, a major milestone for automated vehicles (AVs) was reached with the launch of the SHOW (SHared automation Operating models for Worldwide adoption) project. Coordinated by UITP, SHOW brin...

16.03.20

Is the future for connected vehicles uncertain?

Recently, the Urban Transport Group published a report: "Automatic for the people?" on the issues and options for authorities on connected and autonomous vehicles in the UK. The report seeks to deliv...

13.03.20

ACA France conducted a survey on autonomous vehicles

The Automobile Club Association of France (ACA France) published results of their survey on autonomous vehicles. During 6 months (between June and December 2019), more than 1,000 French consumers part...

11.03.20

BSI releases safety specification for automated vehicles in the UK

The UK’s National Standards Body, BSI published Publicly Available Specification (PAS) 1881:2020 Assuring the Safety of Automated Vehicle Trial and Testing – Specification. The specification sets...

09.03.20

European Data Protection Board has opened a public consultation on connected vehicles

The European Data Protection Board collects feedback via open consultation on the Guidelines 1/2020 on processing personal data in the outline of connected vehicles and mobility-related applications....

04.03.20

European Commission unveiled its strategies for data and Artificial Intelligence

The European Commission presented its ideas and actions for digital transformation that works for all member states and reflects the best of Europe: open, fair, diverse, democratic and confident. The...

03.03.20

Horizon Impact Award 2020 contest

The European Commission has launched a contest for the Horizon Impact Award 2020 edition, dedicated to EU funded projects which created societal impact across Europe and beyond. The prize will showcas...

28.02.20

A new post in CAD VIP Blog

Each month, the CAD VIP Blog gives one opinion leader in the field of Connected and Automated Driving (CAD) the opportunity to share their perspective on the role of knowledge in the future of CAD....

26.02.20

A video presents uses cases of ADAS&ME project

After more than three years of work the ADAS&ME project (1 September 2016 - 29 February 2020) showcased how the project makes the road usage safer and more efficient among different levels of auto...

20.02.20

ARCADE collects feedback from CAD stakeholder network

On 13 February 2020, the ARCADE Joint Connected and Automated Driving (CAD) Network and the ERTRAC Working Group on “Connectivity and Automated Driving” organised the 3rd stakeholder workshop in B...

19.02.20

Share your view of a large scale introduction of automated vehicles

The European research project BRAVE ‘BRidging gaps for the adoption of Automated Vehicles’ is conducting a study on stakeholders’ views of a large scale introduction of automated vehicles. Th...

18.02.20

Final event of AUTOPILOT project

On 6 February, the EU project AUTOPILOT held its final event, featured prominent guests and showcased the services developed in the course of the project at the facilities of mobiLAB and PSA Motorspor...

14.02.20

CAD at the IRU workshop

On 6 February 2020, the International Road Transport Union (IRU) organised a workshop on “Social and training aspects of automation in road transport: what next?” in Brussels. The workshop disc...

10.02.20

Continental’s online platform for automated and standardised software development and integration into vehicles

The Continental Cooperation Portal has been created by technology company Continental, in order to automate and standardise software development and integration into vehicles. The online platform allo...

06.02.20

Discover innovative research projects on automated vehicles using lidar

LIDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) is a new form of a camera. It cannot recognise number plates or faces but uses point clouds to create accurate 3D models, which is similar to the traditional way of...

03.02.20

European Commission underlines its commitment to the CAD Knowledge Base

In September 2019, ARCADE launched the Connected and Automated Driving (CAD) Knowledge. The CAD Knowledge Base collects information on CAD from a broad network of stakeholders to offer a one-stop shop...

31.01.20

European Commission publishes toolbox on 5G risk mitigating measures

Following a report: ‘EU Coordinated Risk Assessment on Cybersecurity in 5G Networks’ (published in October 2019) where each Member State completed its own national risk assessment of 5G network in...

29.01.20

A report on ensuring leadership in automated vehicle technologies in the US

In January 2020, the National Science & Technology Council and the United States Department of Transportation published a report ‘Ensuring American Leadership in Automated Vehicle Technologies -...

24.01.20

VEDECOM autonomous shuttles in Versailles

VEDECOM celebrated on 10 December 2019 the first anniversary of autonomous shuttles service in Versailles (Satory district). The self-driving shuttles serve the last kilometer for employees working at...

21.01.20

3rd Stakeholder workshop of the joint CAD network

The 3rd Stakeholder workshop of ARCADE Joint Connected and Automated Driving (CAD) Network and ERTRAC Working Group on “Connectivity and Automated Driving” will be held in Brussels, Belgium, on 13...

20.01.20

L3Pilot project open-sourced their log file format

The European research project L3Pilot has a focus on large-scale piloting of SAE Level 3 functions. Its 34 partners are currently running tests and collecting data in 10 countries. All log data coming...

17.01.20

Drive2theFuture survey about acceptance of autonomous vehicles for different transport modes

EU project Drive2theFuture, funded under Horizon 2020 programme, undertakes a consumer survey to explore opinions about acceptance of autonomous vehicles for different transport modes. Every section...

14.01.20

European project ‘SOCRATES 2.0’ launched pilot site with improved navigation service

The SOCRATES 2.0 pilot in Amsterdam was launched on 9 December 2019, with a new navigation service to improve the traffic flow around Amsterdam. In the event of imminent traffic jams, drivers will be...

13.01.20

Who is in control? Road safety and automation in road traffic

Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) are systems that assist the driver in carrying out the primary driving task. ADAS observe the environment using sensors and are able to take over control of s...

10.01.20

JRC published a policy report on research and innovation in connected and automated transport in Europe

At the beginning of January 2020, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) - the European Commission’s science and knowledge service have published a policy report on "Research and innovation in connected an...

08.01.20

Final event of the ADAS&ME H2020 project

The EU-funded (Horizon 2020) ADAS&ME EU project held its final event on 3 December 2019 at the consortium partner IDIADA HQ's facilities in Barcelona. The project encompasses a wide range of diffe...

06.01.20

CAD at the Future of Transportation World Conference

The Future of Transportation World Conference 2019 took place in Vienna and gathered more than 200 speakers across nine different streams to discuss future mobility solutions from 2020 to 2040 and b...

19.12.19

Results from road transport research on automated driving

On 4 and 5 December 2019, CAD joined the 3rd edition of the European conference ‘Results from road transport research in Horizon 2020 projects’, organised by the European Commission, ERTRAC (Europ...

16.12.19

Support future EU regulations related to the transition to automated driving

VVA, together with TNO, DLR, ITS Leeds and TML have been contracted by the European Commission, DG for Mobility and Transport (MOVE), to carry out a study under contract reference MOVE C2 2018-55, to...

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