SIMUS works with many of the cities of Latin America through MUSAL, the Network of Leading Cities in Sustainable Urban Mobility. MUSAL was created in 2014 in Lima within the framework of our IV SIMUS Best Practices Congress and I Summit of Leading Cities in Sustainable Urban Mobility.
The most important project of the Eastern Institute is the Economic Forum in Krynica. Over the period of more than ten years, the Forum has become an important and recognized event in this part of Europe. In its efforts related to the Forum, the Eastern Institute is supported by the Programme Council. The Council sets the content and programme of the Forum, and gives direction to its further development.
Other statutory projects:
organising international seminars, workshops and study visits
publishing economic analyses and reports
organising internships for Russian, Ukrainian and Belarussian students in top Polish companies
The Economic Forum is the most significant initiative of the Eastern Institute. Organized since 1992, the conference has become one of the most important economic events in Europe attended by political and business elites. The highest level of debates and organizational aspects of the Economic Forum is supported by the Program Council. The Council determines the content and program of the Forum, and indicates directions for its further development. For over last 20 years, prime ministers, ministers, European Commissioners and other prominent figures of political stage and business life in Poland and in Europe have been hosted at the conference.
RECI began to take shape in June 2011 with the signing of the 'Manifest for Smart Cities. Innovation for progress', whose commitment was to create an open network to promote the economic, social and business progress of cities through innovation and knowledge, relying on Information and Communication Technologies (ICT). The Network was formally constituted in June 2012 in Valladolid and is currently chaired by the mayor of Hospitalet de Llobregat, Nuria Marín Martinez.
ITS-Arab Architecture Working Group consists of international Public and Private ITS experts with the required knowledge, skill and resource to meet the required objective. As Chair of the ITS-Arab Architecture Working Group our long term strategy is to support ISO ITS Architecture. The short term strategy is to focus on one or two Arab countries to develop and test the ITS Architecture, while consulting with local and international experts. This approach will provide both the required focus and the balanced feedback to ensure a successful ITS Architecture development.
Global events partnerships
The show will feature discussions on disruptive trends, challenges and opportunities from the world of mobility. Witness an impressive display of future-tech automobile concepts and smart technologies contributing towards a two-point agenda – The Future of Mobility & Dubai 2030
Public transportation is undergoing a marked transformation; adoption of smart technology and a shift in focus to interoperable transport networks are making transit faster, easier and more efficient for both passengers and operators. So how can we accelerate this change and take advantage of the latest innovations?
América Latina es la región más urbanizada del mundo según UN-Habitat y la tasa de población urbana en el continente alcanzará el 89% en 2050. El número de ciudades en la región ha aumentado seis veces en 50 años, pero el proceso de urbanización fue Intenso e incontrolado. Más de 100 millones de residentes en la región están expuestos a niveles inseguros de contaminación del aire y están perdiendo un tiempo precioso en sus autos, algunos gobiernos están tratando de solucionarlo, pero los cambios toman tiempo. Las ciudades han comenzado a desarrollar iniciativas para organizar sistemas de transporte público basados en autobuses, de implementación más rápida y económica, mientras que los sistemas de metro y tranvías son excepciones en algunas ciudades, a menudo insuficientes debido a la demanda de pasajeros.
Por otro lado, el sector privado está desarrollando muchas innovaciones de vehículos eléctricos, autobuses, bicicletas o aplicaciones para compartir automóviles que transformarán a América Latina.
Celebramos nuestra Cumbre de movilidad de Latam en la Ciudad de México cada año y, por primera vez en 2019, realizaremos una Cumbre de movilidad de Colombia en Medellín.
The agenda of the 5G Forum, which includes 30 keynotes and panels, has been announced today in the City of Malaga by the Councillor for Innovation and New Technologies, Mario Cortés, and by the CEO of Medina Media Events, Ricardo Medina, who organizes the event.
One of the objectives of the 5G Forum is to become a reference forum in which, two months after the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, companies present their novelties and projects in a less frenetic and much more personalized way to a very specialized public, limited to 250 attendees.