Transport and Mobility
Analyses, debates, meetings
Studies and publications
Acceptability and impacts on society
The idea of automated driving is not new, it dates back to the 1930s. Autonomous vehicles are held to be the next shift in the automotive and mobility fields. These vehicles are likely to have a broad spectrum of impacts on our society. Yet, public authorities haven’t really ...
April 2018 Dany Nguyen-Luong, Jeremy Courel, Cédric Cariou
Paris Seine Gateway
Economic snapshot, 2016
The French government has earmarked the Seine Valley development project as a major national priority. A 2015/2020 EUR 1-Bn Master Plan devised and funded by the National and Regional authorities and supported by the EU is under way with the objective of financing the ...
Governance of airport areas: the cases of Stockholm and Amsterdam
Note rapide Governance, #9
Airports, large cities’ international points of entry, are essential to the connectivity and proper functioning of these cities, now dominated by flows. Metropolisation is impelling their role to evolve, from simple transport infrastructure facilities into instruments of ...
October 2017 Tanguy Le Goff, Pauline Zeiger
Sustainable Airport Areas
Second workshop of the Metropolis initiative “How can we produce a sustainable airport area?”
This report presents the outcomes of the second workshop held in Atlanta on September 20, 2016. This workshop took place almost one year after the October 2015 Paris workshop. Participants in the workshop included representatives from six international airports (Atlanta, ...
September 2016 Teodora Nikolova, Martin Hervouët
Metropolis of Rio de Janeiro: sustainable metropolitan planning and mobility
Note rapide International, #2
Rio de Janeiro is confronted with urban challenges characteristic of those faced by rapidly growing major cities. The large-scale projects implemented over the last ten years should support the development of the city, but metropolitan planning and development integrating ...
July 2016 Eric Huybrechts, Irène Behar, Iuli Nascimento