With the ITS European Congress and ITS America Annual Meeting taking place in the same week, the Talking Transport podcast, sponsored by SWARCO and the Michigan Economic Development Corporation is reporting from both events , starting with the first programme from Eindhoven featuring interviews from the Mobifestival public day. Listen here.
In today’s podcast Jacob Bangsgaard, CEO of organisers ERTICO – ITS Europe explains the importance of reaching the public saying “It’s fantastic to get the opportunity to show what we do to the general public,” and adding that this is the biggest ITS European Congress to date, showing how strong our industry is.
You’ll also hear from Gert Blom, Chair of the National Host Committee, saying that Mobifestival shows “people are very interested and eager to see the demonstrations and I think that it’s been a great success,” while we also talk to a family attending the event.
The Mayor of Helmond, Elly Blanksma explains how the city strives to make sure it integrates smart mobility saying “Helmond is a European front runner, we develop and implement intelligent transport systems and smart mobility.”
You’ll also hear highlights from the opening ceremony of the event.
You’ll hear five podcasts this week thanks to our sponsors SWARCO and Michigan – listen every day on the SMART Highways website or through iTunes.