Thinking Highways Articles
The Drive Towards Smarter Logistics

Local Motors has teamed up with industry-leading professionals, Florida-based Elite Transportation Services (ETS), a subsidiary of Elite Parking Services, and Texas-based Xcelerate, securing both third party operational support and vehicle...

 THE ONLY WAY IS ETHICS 

Three FIWARE-based solutions for Smart Cities are joining forces to develop a modular and open platform, leveraging “complementary vertical experiences” in the fields of IoT, data management and citizen engagement....

OK COMMUTER 

Positive Drive is a gamified tracking and tracing campaign to uncover the mobility behaviour of employees in the Luxembourgish Cloche d’Or business area. Dr Martin Kracheel and Patrick van Egmond elucidate Imagine a busy...

 THE SOUND OF PROGRESS 

Visually impaired travellers in Kaunas are now finding it far easier to navigate their way around Lithuania’s second city with the help of an innovative audible bus information app, as Jim...

ODENSIFICATION: how to grow your city organically 

Thinking Cities’ Pasquale Cancellara talks to Steen Møller, Deputy Mayor for Employment and Social Services Department for the City of Odense, Denmark Odense is a well-known, middle-sized city in Denmark that has a very...

P3: CUTTING THE TAPE

One way or another, says David Pickeral, public-private partnerships in some form will again be central to evolving our transportation infrastructure; the key will be ensuring their ability to act...

CHICKEN MEET EGG

Do you need to start recognizing and unlocking the value of your smart city data? Bob McQueen provides a timely guide to doing just that There are a lot of...

OWNERSHIP MATTERS

Frequent assertions that car owners will easily abandon ownership and become robo-vehicle ride-buyers are largely wishful and without sufficient evidence, according to Bern Grush and Blair Schlecter. How much travelers...

THE VIEW FROM THE PEANUT GALLERY

Scott Belcher shares his thoughts about the current state of transportation technology Having managed ITS America for seven years, the Telecommunications Industry Association for another two, and consulted for cloud...

IT’S TIME WE HAD ‘THE TALK’

Pete Spiller, Jarrod Cady and Kevin Borras announce Thinking Highways’ exciting media partnership with the most innovative transportation event of 2017   “It’s time we had the talk.” Did hearing...