City in the Smartphone. How Online Changes Urban Mobility

MUF 2018
17 July

In just a few years, smartphones have managed to radically reshape the transportation behavior of city residents. Mobile internet has made getting around, ordering a taxi, paying for parking, searching for rental points and buying goods easier and more efficient. If technology has brought about such significant changes with regard to transportation, imagine the possibilities of having access to accurate information on available parking spaces or autonomous vehicles.

  • What effect do new (but already widely used) online services have on urban traffic?
  • How are new transport technologies changing the behavior of citizens?
  • What other changes might be brought about by transport digitalization?