Self-driving buses, electric scooters, Mobility-as-a-Service - all have great potential to improve mobility in our cities and communities. But will it happen automatically?
Expectations of mobility technologies in the social debate are usually exaggerated and over-optimistic – but their effects remain unclear. In order to contribute to sustainable mobility, the development of mobility technologies must follow the following principles:
RISE can deliver strategic research and innovation projects focusing on the social and environmental effects of transport technologies. Actors can understand how new technologies will affect social and urban development and can develop strategies and instruments to ensure that the technologies will actually contribute to sustainable development and better mobility.