EcoMobility is a term used to describe travel through integrated, socially inclusive, and environmentally friendly options: namely walking, cycling, wheeling and using shared and public transport. On the other hand, intelligent approaches from auto vehicles and sophisticated information management to multimodal modeling software, the emergence of technologies and the internet of things (IoT) is disrupting the traditional transportation system and revolutionizing how people and goods move. However, the successful integration of EcoMobility and intelligent technologies can contribute to making mobility greener, smarter, and more seamless and efficient.
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International Smart and Sustainable Transport Workshop was jointly hosted by ICLEI, Intelligent Transportation Society of Taiwan (ITS Taiwan) and the Advanced Public Transportation Research Center at the National Taiwan University (APTRC), in Taipei, 11-13 April 2018.
The three day workshop brought together young professionals in the public service in Asia-Pacific to discuss the challenges commonly faced by cities in the region – sustainable urban mobility, smart public transport, intelligent transport technology, and traffic safety. The workshop was facilitated by transportation experts from the public and private sectors in Chinese Taipei as well as the ICLEI Sustainable Mobility team.