Budapest tram © Carlos Pardo


World Parking Symposium – June 2018 in Berlin

From June 24th to 27th, 2018 the World Parking Symposium XI will take place in Berlin. The World Parking Symposium is organized every two years by the Canadian Parking Foundation and offers to experts from all over the world a unique forum to discuss the topical issues in the world of parking.

Vienna signposts shortcuts for pedestrians

The streets of Vienna have a unique feature known as, “Durchhäuser” (which translates to “through-houses”) that are traditional, pedestrian-friendly shortcuts through the city. These through-houses offer pedestrians public passage through the building, itself.

Videos from ’Imagine the Urban Future’ conference in Brussels

How will the future of cities look like? In January, city representatives and experts gathered to discuss how to build smarter cities that work for all their residents at the ‘Imagine the Urban Future’ conference co-organised by the Green Digital Charter (GDC) and the EUROCITIES Knowledge Society Forum (KSF)

Latin American cities to share research on mobility solutions

Lima has agreed to send a delegation to Buenos Aires in March 2018 to share experience on upcoming projects following its hosting of the 2020 City Mobility meeting, a two-day event which Cities Today organised in December in the Peruvian capital.

The battle for street space

Cities around the world are prioritising the use of public transport and reducing space for private cars. Although this benefits the environment and cuts down on congestion, Nick Michell (Cìties Today) highlights how restricted access for cars has met with opposition from retailer.

How to include cycling in urban mobility plans –, a member of the World Cycling Alliance created a guide which they just translated to English and Spanish on „How to Include Cycling in Urban Mobility Plans. Although it brings a Brazilian perspective, it can well serve as inspiration for cities in other parts of the world. You can download the guide here.

Corporate Mobility Management in Stuttgart – 2MOVE2

Despite all the efforts undertaken by the City of Stuttgart in recent years to reduce car traffic and to promote sustainable modes of transport, the city still suffers from congestion, noise and emissions. Corporate Mobility Management has become a major issue in the city’s overall Action Plan on Sustainable Mobility.

Registration for World Congress June 2018 will be open soon

Registration will be open in the second half of March 2018. Congress attendance will be free of charge. Event schedule is published on our website.

Landeshauptstadt Stuttgart
Public Corporation
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Mayor Fritz Kuhn

Marktplatz (M) 1
D-70161 Stuttgart

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