Aika: 28.-29.11.2017
Paikka: Tampere, Finland
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Background

The 10th ITS European Conference in Helsinki in 2014 saw the launch of a new era in mobility. The mobility as a service –concept was defined and communicated throughout the world. Following the successful launch, Finland has played an active role in spreading the ideas of MaaS through for example the MaaS Alliance in collaboration with ERTICO and two MaaS Summit round table discussions hosted by Anne Berner, the Finnish minister of transport and communications. The 1st International Conference on Mobility as a Service (ICoMaaS) aims to enhance these efforts by updating the state of research, business and regulation related to MaaS. ICoMaaS provides the delegates inspiration and ideas for further developments in revolutionizing the everyday life of people.

Scope

The conference covers all aspects related to Mobility as a Service and welcomes both scientific papers and presentations of business cases.

The purpose of the conference is to build bridges between government, research and business and to identify knowledge gaps requiring further research. Covered topics include, but are not limited to:

Business sessions

Worldwide business cases
Business enables
Tools for cities and business
Implications for city planning
Extending the MaaS concept

Scientific sessions

Developing MaaS business models
Micro transit and MaaS
MaaS and sustainability
Market potentials
Platforms and frameworks
Institutional and policy dimensions
MaaS in cities
Roadmap for a paradigm shift
User perspectives

Special sessions

MaaS in rural areas
MaaS Summit (admission with invitation only)

Key dates

31.5. Abstract submission deadline for scientific and business papers
30.6. Abstract decisions
30.9. Full paper deadline for scientific and business papers
31.10. Full paper review comments for scientific papers
28.–29.11. CONFERENCE
22.12. Final paper deadline for scientific papers

Venue

The conference will be held at Sokos Hotel Torni in Tampere

Conference Committee

Assistant Professor Heikki Liimatainen, Transport Research Centre Verne, Tampere University of Technology
Assistant Professor Milos Mladenovic, Aalto University
Marko Forsblom, CEO of ITS Finland
Asta Tuominen, Finnish Transport Agency
Krista Huhtala-Jenks, Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications

Partners and sponsorship

There are numerous opportunities for sponsorship, such as:

Conference dinner 10000 €
Lunch 6000 € * 2
Coffee 3000 € * 3
Room for parallel session 1600 € *2
Best paper award 5000 €
For further details contact conference coordinator Kaisu Laitinen, Transport Research Centre Verne: kaisu.laitinen@tut.fi, tel. +358 50 301 6124.

Programme

 

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ICoMaaS

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