urban mobility

The whole of trips generated daily by the inhabitants of a city, and the methods and conditions associated with such trips (modes of transport selected, length of trip, time spent in transport, etc.)

 

Project
The Mobility Lab Bicycledatacommons explores the role of data commons in the usage of bicycle data.

 

Article
The WeMakeThe.City festival was held for the second time in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area. Where could you find Waag?

 

Event
Marleen Stikker of Waag will join the morning programme of the Metropolitan Mobility Conference during WeMakeThe.City.

 

Article
We have been measuring particulate matter over the past 6 months in Amsterdam. What are the results?

 

Article
Residents from Buitenveldert tested the MUV app during a walk through the neighbourhood. Can it be further developed?

 

Article
Over the past year and a half, project partners in the Cities-4-People project have taken a co-creative approach to tackling local mobility issues.

 

Article
In Buitenveldert (Amsterdam) neighbours went out on the street and walked around their neighbourhood with the assistance of an app.

 

Event
Ivonne Jansen-Dings (Head of programme at Waag) will travel to Helsinki on 28 and 29 August to speak at two occasions at MyData 2018.

 

Article
Judith Veenkamp was interviewed by the Dutch VPRO magazine about the special app with game elements for older residents of Amsterdam Buitenveldert.

 

Article
For quite a while, we have been sharing our vision on co-creation, human-centred-design, design thinking – in our case 'users as designers'.

 

Article
Car sharing and other sustainable solutions in Buiksloterham. What are the ideas of local residents? Code Intern Marit reports on the latest workshop.

 

Article
An active group of citizens makes great progress with sustainable mobility and connectedness in the area. Intern Hub Coumans about the pilot of the EU project MUV.

 

Event
A debate, a discussion, a provocation – about contemporary approaches to innovation and the complex problem of how innovation works in the context of extreme scenarios.

 

Article
Together with residents of Buitenveldert, we look for practical solutions to create a greener and healthier neighbourhood. On January 22nd we held the first meeting.

 

Event
Pilot in the neighbourhood of Buitenveldert in Amsterdam. This event is Dutch spoken.

 

Event
Pilot in the neighbourhood of Buitenveldert in Amsterdam. This event is Dutch spoken.

 

Event
Pilot in the neighbourhood of Buitenveldert in Amsterdam. This event is Dutch spoken.

 

Event
Pilot in the neighbourhood of Buitenveldert in Amsterdam. This event is Dutch spoken.

 

Project
Mobility Urban Values (MUV) is a three-year European project that examines how to engage citizens with 'gamification' in stimulating towards sustainable mobility choices in their neighbourhood.

 

Project
Cities-4-People is a three year project that aims to implement a pilot program running at five urban and peri-urban areas where citizens, city authorities and innovation experts will work together as ‘communities’ to define the transport and mobility challenges and priorities that interest them, co-design ideas and concepts, put these concepts to the real test and then scale up those more potent.

 

Article
In the past months, self-driving vehicles often featured in the news. What might be the influence of this development on our lives?

 

Article
During the Open Data FWD Challenge, Department of Infrastructure, Traffic & Transportation (DIVV) and Waag searched for solutions to specific urban issues that use, improve or enrich open data. They will be supported with a money prize to realize their applications.

 

Event
Tom Demeyer (CTO and Head of Future Internet Lab of Waag) will participate on 14 May 2014 in a panel during the Future Mobility Event in Rotterdam.

 

Article
There are many kinds of real-time transit maps, but Travic shows this information on a worldwide scale, with of over 70 transit systems.

 

Article
Three different expert theme owners in the category Bike, Parking and Public Transport share their thoughts about which elements they wish to see during the pitches of the finalists.

 

Article
On February 13th, the kick-off of the public transport open data challenge took place. An interview withJoost van Os.

 

Article
Thanks to the challenge Open Data FWD, a lot of new mobility data became available for Amsterdam. Within this challenge, Waag and the DIVV Amsterdam are looking for open data applications that address urban mobility issues. Time for an update.

 

Event
FutureEverything returns in March 2014, with a two day conference, world premières of participatory artworks, and a city-wide programme of innovative live music. Waag will participate with the projects Apps for Europe, Smart CitySDK and the workshop Bio Strike.

 

Article
The project Open Data FWD is all about accessible cities through open data. The main results of the kick-off event can be found here.

 

Article
Crowded bike racks, dangerous intersections, driving around or ages looking for a parking space for your car or waiting for a bus only to find out that the schedule has changed... Recognizable and irritating situations for many, but also opportunities for improvement! Because new digital concepts or applications can help solve these urban problems. Enter the challenge Open Data FWD.

 

Project

30-10-2013

Open Data FWD

Open Data FWD is a project of the Department of Infrastructure, Traffic & Transportation (DIVV) and Waag. With Open Data FWD, we aim to make even more mobility data available. In the project we want to find out, together with other cities, how can we can co forward with the data and how we can connect urban issues to actual solutions.

 

Article
An app that acts as a navigator and answers all the questions that may arise during the trip with the train or bus, concerning planning problems, or delays or transfers.

 

Event
Within the project Smart CitySDK, a toolkit was created that allows developers to easily built digital services using Open Data Mobility. During the upcoming Waag Open Space, you can be the first to test this API and discuss its functionalities.

 

Article
Five masterstudents Communication Sciences (VU) have conducted a study from 14 till 20 January for our project Smart City SDK.

 

Article
Job Spiering visited the fourth meeting of the Smart City SDK project in Istanbul. In search of the needs, local customs and available data sets that are of importance for the development of a mobility app.

 

Article
On July 30th, 2012 we organised a workshop to gather new insights in people’s mobility needs. A group of Amsterdam’s inhabitants was invited to share their experiences and inspire us. Their input was used to define the requirements for meeting the user’s needs within the mobility domain. The workshop was meant to be able to extract the universal user’s needs and not to provide the complete picture of users’ experiences.

 

Project

8-06-2012

Smart CitySDK

The project Smart CitySDK aimed to define services that can help open up data in the fields of Participation, Mobility and Tourism in various cities in Europe. Within this project, Waag was responsible for the domain Mobility.

 

Event
PICNIC Festival ’12 will be a two day, international gathering dedicated to exploring the theme “New Ownership: the shift from top down to bottom up”. This theme will be explored through lectures, specials (interactive discussions and debates) and co-creation workshops/labs which focus on developing concepts, prototyping, tinkering and plain, old playing around.

 

Project
In September 2008, Waag made a video for the City of Amsterdam about a possible future integrated transport system, called the Personal Travel Assistant.