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eMOTION is a co-operation between public authorities, transport service operators, telecommunication operators, IT suppliers, research centres, and transport consultancies from Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy and Spain with the aim to investigate, specify and assess multi-modal, on-trip Traffic and Travel Information Services for the European travellers.

eMOTION is an initiative co-funded by the European Commission under the thematic area Sustainable Development, Global Change and Ecosystems of the 6th Framework Programme for Research and Development (Contr. No. FP6-TREN-019939-SUSTDEV).

Started in May 2006, eMOTION has successfully completed the planned project activities in July 2008.

eMOTION at a glance !
The background aim of eMOTION was the investigation, definition and recommendation of Pan-European solutions for the provision of multi-modal, pre- and on-trip Traffic and Travel Information Services based on widely adopted and emerging sector standards.  Key project results include the specifications and a set of recommendations related to an ICT infrastructure enabling the provision of Pan-European, standard-based, interoperable, multi-modal Travel and Traffic Information Services.
In this four-page executive summary the main objectives and outcomes of eMOTION are summarised.

Additional information can be found in the project section, and the complete specifications from public deliverables are available on-line in the documents section.


eMOTION in practice 
Project results, available and fully documented in the deliverables, are the basis for the implementation of proof-of-concept applications in two test sites, on a national (Austria) and urban (Genoa, Italy) scale. You can access here the Genoa test site application focusing on integrating information about Traffic, Parking spaces, Point of Interests and Public Transport, built on a eMOTION-based infrastructure.

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