News

Sign up to our regular newsflash and get the latest on connected and automated driving

20.08.19

Call for Inputs: The Impact of 5G on Regulation

BEREC (the Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications) is seeking comments from businesses and organisations who are interested in or planning to utilise 5G connectivity. 5G is expected...

12.08.19

Challenges Impacting the Future of AV

The automotive industry has been working vigorously to increase the number of self-driving vehicles on the road. Systems engineering company Waymo, previously known as Google's self-driving car projec...

09.08.19

The European Commission Wants Your Feedback

The European Commission is welcoming feedback for the Inception Impact Assessment Roadmap published under the European Partnership for safe and automated road transport (Horizon Europe Programme). Ope...

07.08.19

Bosch: Shaping the Future of Mobility

German multinational engineering company Bosch, is shaping the future of mobility with its innovative solutions. The technology and services company will be showcasing its latest developments at IAA 2...

05.08.19

Edge Computing and the Future of the Connected Car

When thinking about a self-driving car, many think about the functions that can be remotely controlled via a smart phone, tablet, computer or a smart watch. Having the ability to remotely lock your ca...

02.08.19

Level III Automated Technology at a Stand Still

In 2017, AUDI installed a Level III automation in their A8 sedans that allowed human drivers to relieve themselves from the boredom of stop and go traffic. Called Traffic Jam Pilot, the system was tho...

31.07.19

BSI Launches CAV Standards Programme

The British Standards Institution (BSI) has partnered with the Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles, The Department for Transport, Innovate UK and Zenzic to launch a standardisation programme...

29.07.19

National Risk Assessments: Security of 5G Networks

The Commission released two recommendations in an effort to create a common European approach to the security of 5G networks.The first step is for all Member States to submit a national risk assessmen...

26.07.19

‘Out of the Loop’: Can AD Make Us Worse Drivers?

Autonomous technology is rapidly evolving, with vehicles capable of using self-driving functions expected to be available on the market over the next few years. Recent research conducted by the Unive...

24.07.19

HEADSTART Technical Workshop

EU funded project HEADSTART is organising its first Technical Workshop on testing and assessment methods, tools and approaches for positioning, cyber-security and communication (V2X) in Connected and...

17.07.19

Expert Group Releases Recommendations on AI Policy

Ethics Guideline for Trustworthy Artificial Intelligence II On 26 June the High-Level Expert Group on Artificial Intelligence released its policy recommendations on the latest version of the Ethics G...

10.07.19

European Commission Releases the EU Cybersecurity Act

On 27 June, the EU Cybersecurity Act set a new mandate for ENISA (the EU agency for cybersecurity) and established a cybersecurity certification framework. The act was passed in order to improve cyber...

03.07.19

HEADSTART Launches Six Online Surveys

The HEADSTART (Harmonised European Solutions for Testing Automated Road Transport) project is calling all stakeholders in connected automated mobility to participate in their online surveys and contri...

01.07.19

CAD at the ITS European Congress

From 3 to 6 June 2019, the 13th ITS European Congress took place in the city of Eindhoven and had Connected and Automated Driving (CAD) as one of the main topics. This important event, entirely dedic...

28.06.19

The 13th ITS European Congress

The theme of this years 13th ITS European Congress was "Fulfilling ITS Promises". The week long congress organised by ERTICO took place in Brainport, the Netherlands from 2 to 6 of June and included h...

24.06.19

Stakeholder Workshop: From Space to Earth & Back

Autonomous mobility experts are at the forefront of space standardisation development. Space technologies provide a unique opportunity to make its system safer, efficient and more accurate. On 24 June...

20.06.19

European Commission Launches CCAM Single Platform

On 3 June, the European Commission presented its EU-wide platform at its Friends of ITS meeting. The Cooperative, Connected, Automated and Autonomous Mobility (CCAM) Single Platform consists of an inf...

14.06.19

JRC Report: The Future of Road Transport

Implications of Automated, Connected, Low-carbon and Shared Mobility On 21 June, the EC hosted a launch event for a recent publication from the Joint Research Centre on the future of mobility. Titled...

14.05.19

Humanist VCE to Host its Biennial Summer School

Humanist Virtual Centre of Excellence (VCE) is a consortium of members consisting of universities, research institutions and research intensive companies. Established in 2007 in Lyon, France, Humanist...

30.04.19

EUCAD 2019: Europe takes the lead

The second European Conference on Connected and Automated Driving entitled “Connected Automated Driving: Europe takes the lead” has taken place in Brussels on 2 and 3 April 2019. The event was co-...

12.04.19

ARCADE Joint CAD Network Stakeholder Workshop

The second ARCADE Joint CAD Network Stakeholder Workshop took place on 4 April following the EUCAD 2019 conference in Brussels. It attracted more than 120 participants, representing a total of 40 proj...

12.04.19

Trustworthy AI? The European Ethics Guidelines

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is seen as a tool that can be used to serve humanity and the public good, with the aim to increase collective and individual well-being. For people to confidently gain the...

11.04.19

EUCAD 2019 Participants: Your Opinion Matters

Under the theme ‘Connected Automated Driving: Europe takes the lead’, the 2nd European Conference on Connected Automated Driving, EUCAD 2019 took place on 2-3 April 2019. This high-level event bro...

06.04.19

Connected Automated Driving Roadmap (Version 8)

With the objective of providing a joint stakeholder view on the development of Connected Automated Driving (CAD) in Europe, ERTRAC (European Road Transport Research Advisory Council) has been actively...

29.03.19

Getting Ready for EUCAD 2019 Demonstrations

The European Conference on Connected Automated Driving, EUCAD 2019 taking place on 2-3 April 2019, will be an excellent opportunity to showcase some of the last advances in autonomous driving technolo...

28.03.19

European User-centric Innovation Projects at the EUCAD 2019

Taking place just one month before European elections, EUCAD 2019 will convey a strong message to citizens: their acceptance is key to the success of CAD. We highlight three EU projects, which engage...

21.03.19

CORDIS Results Pack on CAD published

Connected Automated Driving (CAD) offers enormous benefits to society, bringing down the number of road fatalities, reducing harmful emissions and improving traffic flow. Aiming at addressing these ch...

13.03.19

Europe moves forward with the deployment of C-ITS on Europe’s roads

Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems (C-ITS) connect all road users and traffic managers allowing coordination of their actions and making roads safer and more efficient. To continue progressing...

28.02.19

Become Member of The Single Platform for Open Road Testing and Pre-deployment of CAD

On 17 May 2018, the European Commission adopted the Communication called ‘On the road to automated mobility: An EU strategy for mobility of the future’ where it announced its intention to establis...

27.02.19

UNECE Underlines Need for Uniform Approach for CAD

For the 81st session of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe's (UNECE) Inland Transport Committee (ITC), which was held in Geneva from 19 - 22 February 2019, 400 representatives of govern...

19.02.19

Take Part in the AVENUE 21 Survey on CAD

The two-year project AVENUE 21, which came to an end last year in October, is conducting a final survey about the relevance of CAD for urban development. This is already the second round of the surve...

18.02.19

The Netherlands Ranked First in KPMG Autonomous Vehicles Readiness Index (AVRI)

Consultancy KPMG International recently published their Autonomous Vehicles Readiness Index (AVRI). The aim of the index is to rank 20 countries on their ability to develop and implement autonomous dr...

12.02.19

Your Opinion Matters: Survey About Automated Driving

As it has already been explained before, automated driving is expected to increase safety, provide more comfort and create many new business opportunities for mobility services. Automated driving w...

07.02.19

EUCAD2019: Registration is open

We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the Second European Conference on Connected and Automated Driving (EUCAD), jointly organised by the European Commission and EU project ARCA...

07.02.19

ARCADE & ERTRAC Workshop on “Connectivity and Automated Driving”

ARCADE CAD Stakeholder Network and ERTRAC Working Group on “Connectivity and Automated Driving” On 5-6 February, the Joint Stakeholder Workshop consisting of the ARCADE CAD Network & ERTRAC...

28.01.19

Report: The UK’s Driverless Future

When will connected and automated vehicles be commercially available in the UK? What benefits can the UK public expect? A report published in January 2019 by Innovate UK's funded project Smart Mobili...

17.01.19

CAD: Europe Must Take The Lead, MEP says

European People's Party's (EPP) Wim van de Camp, who is the EPP Group’s Spokesman for Transport, believes that Europe should be the leading actor in CAD related matters. Indeed, in his report on au...

11.01.19

The European Approach on Artificial Intelligence

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....

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close