Research News

  • On October 13-14, 2022, Alessandra Fornetti and Ilda Mannino from the VIU TEN Program on Sustainability will participate in an international conference titled “Reinventing Science Communication? Challenges for the Post-Truth Era”.

  • The SPROUT V General Assembly was held in Valencia (Spain) on September 27th, 2022.
    This is the first meeting in presence after the COVID emergency; Project partners discussed the on going activities related to the outcomes and to the policies, namely: Project

  • SUSPORT via the Port of Trieste will be present at the Green Logistics Expo in Padova from Oct. 5th until Oct. 7th 2022.

    Green Logistics Expo is an international event of business, marketing, culture, in-depth analysis, exhibition and comparison on

  • One reason that understanding language is so difficult for computers and AI systems is that words often have meanings based on context and even the appearance of the letters and words. At the same time, people often find it difficult to understand specialized terms used in computer
  • The  PROMARES final event, “Green and smart ports in the Adriatic Ionian Region; the contribution of the European territorial cooperation between Italy, Croatia and Slovenia”, will be held in Trieste on June 8th 2022 from 9 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. The attendance can be both in presence

  • SPROUT project:
    presentation of the results of the test phase of a new model of sustainable and flexible transport called “NEXT"

    NEXT combines a set of electric modular vehicles and innovative technology to manage transport demand. The modular vehicles

  • The final publication of the ICARUS project is available to the public on the project official webiste.

    Click HERE to read it!

    The project sought to address problems generated by the

  • Trieste Interporto is developing an ICT pilot action that will enhance maritime and multimodal freight transport. 
    The pilot action aims at improving the management of the rail cargo to/from the terminal, mainstreaming traffic flows. This will
  • SUSPORT will be presented within the MIMOSA project on-line public event on December 10th 2021 at 10.00 o'clock.

    The event titled "Intermodality and environmental impact" aims at disseminating and pomoting projects financed by Interreg

  • On February 2, 2022,  the SPROUT project with INDIMO, will hold a joint webinar entitled: "Planning for a more inclusive urban mobility, addressing urban mobility transition by making use of inclusive digital mobility tools".

    The webinar will bring both
  • The final conference of the ICARUS project on December 7, 2021, from 10.00 to 13.00, is available to the public (registration required) in streaming.

    Click HERE for registration and

  • In this newsletter you will be able to get the latest news on our project and check out the latest and upcoming SPROUT events.
    Enjoy reading!
    For further information ad to read the
  • The third ICARUS newsletter has been published! The newsletter contains the last update on the pilot actions, the promotional video of the project and much more!

    for the complete Newsletter click on the link ...

  • The official ICARUS video is now available on the project youtube channel!

    The video represents a comprehensive account of all aspects of the project and shows the results of the pilot cases

  • The unprecedented threat of climate change is posing a severe risk to human activities, due to the increasing frequency and magnitude of extreme events.

    VIU is carrying out research defining a Socio‐Economic Regional Risk Assessment (SERRA) for the Belluno Province in partnership with

  • SPROUT will participate at the POLIS Conference 2021, which will be held in Gothenburg on 1-2 December 2021.

    The POLIS Annual Conference provides an opportunity for cities and regions to showcase their transport achievements to a large audience of mobility experts, practitioners and

  • 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


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