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  • Elisa Bin to teach coding at Pink Programming’s Machine Learning Camp

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    Pink Programming Summer Camp aims to create an inspiring environment where girls and women can improve their coding skills.
    Published Jun 29, 2021

    Research engineer Elisa Bin is joining Pink Programming’s summer camp to teach coding and deep learning in their effort to encourage more women to go into programming and machine learning.

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  • Startup inspired by ITRL research nominated for award

    Published Jun 16, 2021

    The startup Gordian, originally a spin off from ITRL research, is nominated for the EIT Urban Mobility Accelerator Pitch Awards. On the 22nd of June (5 pm) they will go head-to-head with 24 other star...

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  • Albin Engholm successfully defends his licentiate thesis on driverless trucks

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    Published Jun 10, 2021

    Researcher Albin Engholm sucessfully defended his licentiate thesis on June 9th at ITRL. The thesis provides an analysis of future impacts on the transport system and the emerging innovation system.

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  • Watch: A modern public transport solution

    Published Jun 04, 2021

    MMiB became the first project in Europe that integrated self-driving buses in public transport, the project aims at implementing an integrated and sustainable mobility solution in Barkarby city from e...

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  • ABE Södertörn releases report on autonomous buses

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    Published May 24, 2021

    The project has now released its final report, providing suggestions on how future self-driving electric buses can be utilized by analyzing a potential crosslink in Södertörn.

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  • Business Model Labs to present at Drive Sweden Thematic Areas Meeting

    Published May 12, 2021

    Business Model lab is participating in Drive Sweden Thematic Areas Meeting: Business Models & Policy Development, on May 25th at 9 am.

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  • Watch: How Covid-19 changed the landscape of transportation webinar

    Published May 06, 2021

    In this very special edition of Breakfast Webinars from May 4th we invited ITRL researchers to present their work related to COVID-19. Watch below as we explore the answer to the question: What REALLY...

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  • Watch: Effekter av självkörande fordon

    Published Apr 19, 2021

    Despite the current focus on sustainability, what would happen if autonomous vehicles allowed more people to travel by car and therefore increase emissions? Or what if kids no longer needed a chauffeu...

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  • Drive Sweden Business Model Lab kicks off 2021-2022

    Published Apr 16, 2021

    On March 30th Drive Sweden Business Model Lab held its kick-off for 2021-2022. Lab partners addressed solutions for sustainable business models in quickly developing areas such as automation, electrif...

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  • Watch: Make way for the wealthy? Webinar

    Published Apr 13, 2021
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  • Making goods transport more sustainable with data sharing

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    Published Apr 09, 2021

    After 15 months Digigoods wraps up phase one. The project examines how to create a more efficient and sustainable goods transport system with digitalisation and data sharing.

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  • Watch: Automated Vehicle Traffic Control Tower webinar

    Published Mar 19, 2021

    Missed our latest webinar? Watch our expert panel as they give us 5 perspectives on how we can manage a fleet of autonomous cars with the help of vehicle control towers.

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  • KOMPIS releases its final project report

    Published Mar 09, 2021
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  • The trade-off between virtual and physical activities during COVID-19

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    Published Mar 02, 2021

    New research explores how individuals have changed their activity-travel patterns and internet usage during the first wave of COVID-19, and which of these changes may be kept.

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  • Mistra SAMS kicks off Phase II with ITRL

    Published Feb 25, 2021
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  • Prestudy to investigate resilient and sustainable freight transport during Covid-19

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    Published Feb 09, 2021

    Covid-19 created new challenges for the transportation sector and forced it to quickly readjust, a prestudy from ITRL looks to investigate how we can learn from these changes to design a more resilien...

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  • New report to aid policymakers in governing smart mobility

    Published Jan 21, 2021

    Self-driving cars, ridesharing, electric scooters, and other mobility services continue to make their way in to our daily lives. As cities grow the demands for effective mobility increases and require...

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  • How Will Digitalization Change Road Freight Transport?

    Published Jan 13, 2021

    ITRL researchers Anna Pernestål, Albin Engholm, Marie Bemler, and Gyözö Gidofalvi have investigated how digitalization can impact road freight transportation in a paper published in the journal Sustai...

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  • Anna Pernestål Talks Self Driving Cars in Solcellskollens Podcast

    Published Dec 16, 2020

    How will self-driving cars impact the transportation system? ITRL director Anna Pernestål joins Solcellkollens podcast to discuss the current state and future of self-driving cars.

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  • PhD defence Can Yang

    Published Dec 08, 2020

    On 16 december CAN YANG will defend his PhD work in the field of Geoinformatics, titled ‘Efficient Map Matching and Discovery of Frequent and Dominant Movement Patterns in GPS Trajectory Data’. The pu...

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