July 17 Niemeyer 16:30 - 17:30 | Mobility, Innovation
City in the Smartphone. How "Online" Changes Urban Mobility
In several years, smartphones have managed to radically reshape the transportation habits and behaviour of urban dwellers. Mobile internet made navigating, ordering a taxi, paying for parking, searching for rental points or buying online became easier and more efficient. If technology has brought upon such significant changes in transportation flows, imagine the opportunities that will be opened by precise information on available parking spaces or autonomous vehicles.
- What effect do already common online services have on urban traffic?
- How are new transport technologies changing the behaviour of citizens?
- What other changes might be brought about by transport digitalisation?