Posts in Smart Mobility
USDOT's Solving for Safety: Visualization Challenge

In the USDOT's Solving for Safety: Visualization Challenge, individuals and teams will compete for $350,000 in cash prizes by developing innovative analytical visualization tools to gain insights or inform decisions to reduce fatalities and serious injuries on the U.S. road and rail systems.

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SBCAG Seeking Multi-Modal Transportation Network Resiliency Assessment

The Santa Barbara County Association of Governments (SBCAG) is seeking proposals from qualified consultants to provide assistance in preparing a Resiliency Assessment of the County's multi-modal transportation network. The assessment will identify areas of the region where the multi-modal transportation network is most vulnerable to potential effects of climate change, specifically from sea level rise and increased occurrences of large fires.

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Seeking partners to develop integrated planning and virtual trip assistance applications | Open Innovability

Enel, through this challenge, is looking for trial solutions in order to define new experimental business models aimed at identifying a partner that can develop a web-based or smartphone application for real-time natural language cognitive and predictive virtual assistance to help customers in pre-trip (planning, purchase), on trip (e.g. in case of disruption to optimize the planned journeys) and post-trip (e.g. suggestion of customized ancillary services), in order to support integrated (multimodal) journey planning.

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Nashville area issues RFP for Regional Smart Mobility Assessment

The Greater Nashville Regional Council (GNRC) has re-issued RFP 2018-01 requesting proposals from firms and/or individuals capable of providing transportation planning services to conduct the Regional Smart Mobility Assessment on behalf of the Nashville Area MPO.

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SPaT Deployment Challenge

A challenge to state and local public sector transportation infrastructure owners and operators to cooperate together to achieve deployment of DSRC infrastructure with SPaT broadcasts in at least one corridor or network (approximately 20 signalized intersections) in each of the 50 states by January 2020.

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FTA Capital Investment Grants

This is FTA’s primary grant program for funding major transit capital investments, including heavy rail, commuter rail, light rail, streetcars, and bus rapid transit.  It is a discretionary grant program unlike most others in government. Instead of an annual call for applications and selection of awardees by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), the law requires that projects seeking CIG funding complete a series of steps over several years to be eligible for funding.

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DriveOhio and ODOT Statewide Initiatives

The Ohio Department of Transportation is seeking business partners for a four-phase research project as part of a “Connected Marysville” pilot to test and analyze technologies for connected vehicles.

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Science and Technology for Autonomous Teammates (STAT)

The objective of Science and Technology for Autonomous Teammates (STAT) program is to develop and demonstrate autonomy technologies that will enable various AF mission sets and the Air Force to operate inside of the enemy’s decision loop.  The technology demonstrations that result from this BAA will substantially improve the Air Force's capability to conduct missions in a variety of environments while minimizing the risks to Airmen.

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Purple Line Transit Partners Seeks Subcontractors and Vendors for Maryland's Newest Light Rail System

The Purple Line is a 16-mile light rail line extending from Bethesda in Montgomery County to New Carrollton in Prince George's County. It would provide a direct connection to the Metrorail Red, Green and Orange Lines at Bethesda, Silver Spring, College Park, and New Carrollton. The Purple Line would also connect to MARC, AMTRAK, and local bus services.

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Cape Town needs your ideas to become a Smart City

The City wants to become the first truly digital smart city in Africa and welcomes ideas from innovators, technologists, engineers, marketers, programmers and academics.

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FHWA seeking Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Development & Support

The Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Joint Program Office (JPO) has a requirement to continue evolution and maintenance of the ITS National reference architecture and associated toolsets and to provide related deployment support services.

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NYC seeking to test breakthrough technologies for charging electric vehicles.

The City of New York is seeking to test breakthrough technologies for charging electric vehicles.  NYCx has created a challenge to do so... How might we replace all gas-powered vehicles in NYC?  Challenge participants will submit proposals for one or both of two technology tracks:

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Governor Cuomo Announces Autonomous Vehicle Testing to Begin in New York State

Governor Cuomo Announces Autonomous Vehicle Testing to Begin in New York State. Applications for testing available. State Police and Department of Motor Vehicles Will Ensure Safe Testing on New York Roadways

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