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  • New intermodal services for sustainable mobility
    between Italy and Croatia

    Joint Online Communication Event 
    23rd September 10:00-12:30 CET- online

    Registration link: ...

  • The road testing of modular electrified and self-driving pods is underway in Padua. The innovative transport system called "Next" was developed by the Paduan startup Getplus. The pilot action of testing the experimental module consists of two main phases and will last four months, until

  • The SPROUT project will feature in the 10th International Congress on Transportation Research, which will take place in Rhodes, Greece, on the 2nd and 3rd of September. you can find more information here

  • "City Center", the Tel Aviv University research center for cities and urbanism headed by Prof.  Juval Portugali, cordially invites VIU staff members and students to join the upcoming international virtual conference titled:

    'the Crisis of Democracy in the Age of
  • After two years of research, co-design sessions, data collection, analysis, writing, designing, and finally publishing our tools and reports, the QUEST Horizon 2020 project has come to its end.

    QUEST has released several reports and tools, meant to support quality science

  • VIU joined the ALICE network, Alliance for Logistics Innovation through Collaboration in Europe.

    The European Technology Platform ALICE is set-up to develop a comprehensive strategy for research, innovation and market deployment of

  • In the second issue of the MUHAI newsletter read the latest news from this complex project that focuses on human-machine understanding and cooperation, by

  • What is the relationship between art and artificial intelligence (AI)? Can AI become a tool for the contemporary artist? Does AI look at a painting the same way we do? 

    Professor Luc Steels has conducted research on Flemish painter Luc Tuyman's artworks, which were on show

  • Venice International University and the MUHAI Project were cooperating partners in the workshop on Archives and AI: Coping with Climate Change, held at VIU premises on the San Servolo Campus on May 22-24, 2021.

    The event was held in occasion of the launch of the exhibition

  • The QUEST Project proudly announces the launch of the QUEST Podcast, a series of conversations with leading science communication professionals around Europe. The main goal is to learn about

  • The QUEST project has recently released its toolkits: new resources to support communication about science.

    The toolkits were developed

  • The paper entitled “Experimenting with scenario-building narratives to integrate land use and transport”, published in Transport Policy Journal, followed a methodology inspired by the one used in SPROUT for the construction of the

  • The first edition of the Urbanism Next Europe Conference will take place online June 9 -11, 2021.
    The SPROUT project will feature with a dedicated session, involving the members of its stakeholder forum, the Open Innovation Community for Urban

  • ITL, Lead Partner of the ICARUS Project, has organized "Maas Talks",  three webinars about Mobility as a Service,  on May 13, May 27, and June 9, 2021.

    A three-webinar journey will explore the potential of the integration of a range of sustainable transport options into a

  • Project Partners are taking action to reduce the CO2 emission and to enhance the Ports Management.

    North-Central Adriatic Sea Port System Authority acquired an electric car in January 2021. The car has already travelled for more than 1.500km and is appreciated by the colleagues that

  • The Central Adriatic Ports Authority developed a TV spot about its participation in PROMARES now on air on a regional TV channel and on the radio. Communicating and disseminating the project's results to the general public is an important aspect of

  • April 21, 14.30 PM CEST, on-line event

    Demand Responsive Transportation: what’s next? a conversation with Shotl.
    Speaker: Joshua Biondi  –  Business Development Manager at Shotl

    Lucio Rubini – Venice
  • ICARUS project has been invited to the official kick-off of the European Year of Rail 2021, co-organised by the European Commission and the Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

    The kickoff will take place on 29 March from 14.00 to 17.00 (CET), on the eve of

  • Within the ICARUS Project Central Europe Initiative and ITL Foundation are carrying out the activities connected to the Enlarged Transfer Programme (ETP). 

    The Enlarged Transfer Programme (ETP) is

  • Antimicrobial resistance, which has been increasing at a disturbing rate, is now considered a threat to planetary health. Its consequences are even now being felt in the European Union. In fact, the mortality linked to antibiotic-resistant infections on the continent corresponds to



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