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  • Autonomous transportation workshop recordings live

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    Published Oct 28, 2022

    20 September 2022, KTH Digitalization and Transport platforms held a networking event, organized within Fordonsdalen. There were stimulating presentations and interesting discussions around ideas on h...

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  • The first KTH Transport Stories film released

    Screenshot from the first film with one of the researchers Karl Garme.
    Published Oct 11, 2022

    Today, the KTH Transport Platform releases the first of four short films called KTH Transport Stories. Transport Platform Director Magnus Burman interviews Nicole Kringos, former platform deputy direc...

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  • Inventory identifies new area of strength for Stockholm region's automotive industry

    Photo: Fordonsdalen
    Published Oct 11, 2022

    In August 2022, Fordonsdalen Stockholm organised its second high-level meeting with Regional Chair Gustav Hemming (c) as chairman. During the meeting, it was discussed, among other things, that the in...

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  • Autonomous transport systems can benefit both society and the climate

    The speakers during a workshop session.
    Speakers from Scania, Ericsson, Einride, Univrses, and PostNord during the workshop. Photo: Screenshot.
    Published Oct 03, 2022

    20 September 2022 saw the network event entitled "Autonomous transportation – Challenge in digitalisation and solution to sustainability?" at KTH Campus. Attended by researchers and representatives of...

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  • Scania and KTH sign new partnership agreement for innovation and sustainability

    Published Jun 23, 2022

    Scania and KTH have signed a new partnership agreement, with innovation and sustainability in focus. The two have a long tradition of research cooperation, but with the new upgraded partnership Scania...

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  • Gender equality and the transport sector transformation were discussed with the Minister

    Published Jun 14, 2022

    On 30 May, the Transport Platform's new director, Magnus Burman, and others participated in a meeting with Minister for Infrastructure Tomas Eneroth. During the meeting, challenges and opportunities t...

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  • "KTH can contribute to creating something unique in the Stockholm region"

    Published Jun 14, 2022

    Since 1 June 2022, Magnus Burman at the SCI school has been the new director of KTH's Transport Platform. He sees climate change as the most critical issue in the transport area and that the pace must...

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  • Magnus Burman new KTH Transport Platform Director from 1 June

    Published May 09, 2022

    Annika Stensson Trigell, Vice President for Research, has decided that Magnus Burman at the SCI School will be appointed the new director of the KTH Transport Platform from 1 June 2022 until 31 May 20...

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  • Noise measurements show how Stockholmers follow corona rules

    Picture of Medborgarplatsen in Stockholm.
    Published Oct 08, 2020

    Researchers at the ECO2 Vehicle Design center at KTH have investigated how noise levels in central Stockholm were affected during the spring corona pandemic. The results indicate that the authorities'...

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  • Video about KTH Transport Platform

    Published Dec 18, 2019
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  • Welcome to the conference Transformation Day 4 Dec - see the preliminary program

    picture of a roundabout in a coastal society from above.
    Published Nov 25, 2019

    The platforms for Industrial Transformation and Transport invite to a joint day focusing on transformation of the automotive industry and transport systems. How can KTH contribute to the industry's co...

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  • Open research call for proposals on sustainable aviation

    Published Feb 04, 2019

    KTH Centre for Sustainable Aviation (CSA) opens their research call for 2019 of available funds of 18 MSEK in the research areas of: air traffic management and flight paths, noise exposure and disturb...

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  • KTH takes place in the mega consortium on future transport

    Published Dec 10, 2018

    The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) has announced the winning teams that will set up Innovation Communities: EIT Manufacturing and EIT Urban Mobility. Winner of EIT Urban Mobilit...

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  • Solutions for sustainable transport infrastructure

    Published Oct 29, 2018

    The offer is aimed at all actors within the urban planning sector that are seeking funding to development innovative and competitive solutions which contribute to a socially sustainable transport infr...

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  • Open call: Searching for ideas in aviation

    Published Feb 10, 2018

    KTH's Center for Sustainable Aviation (CSA) is currently seeking ideas for future research projects.

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  • Vinnova Call: Future Drones

    Published Jan 25, 2018
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  • KTH included in the application for Urban Mobility KIC 2018

    Published Sep 15, 2017

    In 2018, the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) receives applications in the area of ​​urban mobility within the framework of the KIC - Knowledge and Innovation Community. Applicati...

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  • KTH's transport research ranked no 15 in the world

    Published Aug 17, 2017

    In ShanghaiRanking's "Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2017" Transport research at KTH is ranked no 15 in the world.

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  • Funding: sustainable and effecient transport in society

    Published May 21, 2017

    How can transports be planned for better sustainability and efficiency? The Swedish Environmental Protection Agency calls for project with a budget of 2–6 MSEK for 2-3 years. The total call amount to ...

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