Events
Entries open for National Cycle-Rail Awards

Entries open for National Cycle-Rail Awards

Recognising those who encourage integrated cycle-rail travel     Now in its 13th year, the Cycle-Rail Awards recognise the progress made by the rail industry and associated organisations towards encouraging integrated cycle-rail travel. The Rail Delivery Group has a clear aim to encourage the greater use of cycles to access the railway. RDG’s annual National...
Nominations open for the 2016 Cycle-Rail Awards

Nominations open for the 2016 Cycle-Rail Awards

Awards will again highlight best practice   Previous Cycle-Rail Awards winners   Rail users and organisations are invited to nominate cycle-friendly initiatives that help users take advantage of pedal power. Now in their 12th year, the Rail Delivery Group’s National Cycle-Rail Awards will recognise the progress made by the rail industry and associated organisations towards...
Transports Publics 2016: A glimpse of the future

Transports Publics 2016: A glimpse of the future

Driverless vehicles and electric buses were at the fore at last week’s Transports Publics show   Irizar’s i2e   There’s no UK equivalent for the biennial Transports Publics show in Paris. Attended by more than 10,000 people, the show unites the world of public transport under one roof – private operators mingle with public authorities,...
Shaping the future of transport in Glasgow

Shaping the future of transport in Glasgow

Next month the global Intelligent Transport Systems community gathers in Scotland’s largest city for the four-day ITS European Congress   In less than a month ITS will take over the vibrant city of Glasgow for a brief week to celebrate the annual get together of all who are shaping the future of transport today. From...
Spotlight on innovation at Transports Publics

Spotlight on innovation at Transports Publics

Transports Publics 2016, the European Mobility Exhibition, will be take place in Paris in June, attracting over 100,000 visitors from across Europe   The 7th edition of Transports Publics, the European Mobility Exhibition, will be taking place in Paris on June 14-16. This not-to-be-missed event brings together key players in public transport, with over 10,000...
Cycle-Rail Awards 2015 - now open for entries!

Cycle-Rail Awards 2015 – now open for entries!

Awards recognise the hard work going into providing better facilities and benefits for cyclists on Britain’s railways     Rail users and organisations are invited to nominate cycle-friendly initiatives that help train travellers take advantage of pedal power. ATOC’s annual National Cycle Rail Awards, sponsored by Cyclepods, showcases the best examples of projects and people...
Milan event to profile the latest innovations

Milan event to profile the latest innovations

Covering all modes, the world’s biggest public transport event will take place next month in Milan. Cutting edge innovation will take centre stage     More than 270 exhibitors from around the world will offer an unmissable glimpse at the defining trends shaping the future of public transport at the biennial UITP World Congress &...
Europe’s showcase for multi-modal mobility

Europe’s showcase for multi-modal mobility

  June will see more than 10,000 transport professionals travel to Paris for the bienniel Transports Publics event – the ‘European Mobility Exhibition’ When?: June 10, 11 and 12, 2014 Where?: Paris-Expo, Porte de Versailles, Paris Participants: 10,000 professionals from 55 different countries Exhibition: 250 international exhibitors in 30,000 square metres of exhibition space Website:...
UK Bus Awards 2013 shortlist announced

UK Bus Awards 2013 shortlist announced

Bus people across Britain are celebrating today after it was announced that they had been shortlisted for the prestigious UK Bus Awards. The list contains more than 100 people, projects and organisations from around the country, selected by the judges from over 250 nominations to go forward to the final stages, including mystery traveller checks....
Rail Business Awards 2014 open for entries

Rail Business Awards 2014 open for entries

New categories and guidelines introduced for 2014 The 16th annual Rail Business Awards – RBA2013 – is launched with the introduction of new categories including awards for Women in Rail and for Diversity and Inclusion. “The changes we’ve made to the 2013 awards reflect the changing nature of business practice and the increased emphasis companies...
Geneva welcomes the public transport world

Geneva welcomes the public transport world

In May, an estimated 10,000 public transport professionalswill gather in Geneva, Switzerland, for the World Congress of UITP, the international public transport organisation Two years after a highly successful Congress in Dubai, the international public transport community will meet again in Geneva for the 60th UITP World Congress and Mobility and City Transport Exhibition. The...
Fearnley to speak at 'Public Transport, Private Finance' event

Fearnley to speak at ‘Public Transport, Private Finance’ event

Passenger Transport event will take place in November A new Passenger Transport-sponsored event will bring investors, lenders and operators in the transport field together in November, with the support of legal firm Osborne Clarke, the TAS Partnership and Transport Events Group. Under the overall heading Public Transport, Private Finance, the event will feature presentations from...