THE ISSUE Project focussed on fostering trans-national cooperation, development and collaboration between a consortium of 12 regional ‘triple-helix’ research-driven clusters, including over 30 partners from industry/research/government, each with a shared interest and commitment to supporting improvements in the fields of transport, health and the environment and a common desire to identify and deliver intelligent solutions for sustaining urban economies.
To everyone in THE ISSUE Consortium: I write this article following the close of THE ISSUE Final Conference in Brussels. It was wonderful to see everyone once again. It was an enjoyable and a fitting way to celebrate what it has meant to be part of THE ISSUE.
The biennial UITP World Congress and Exhibition offers participants a unique opportunity to discover the very latest public transport market developments and learn from industry leaders. The networking opportunities amongst like-minded professionals and the business opportunities available are unrivalled.
To support the preparation of proposals, DG RTD's Transport Directorate of the is organising an Information Day on Monday 2 February 2015 from 9 AM untill 6 PM in the European Commission Charlemagne building, rue de la Loi 170, in Brussels.