Bus Information Trial News Wise-IoT has launched the Bus Information System pilot and the Smart Bus Android application is available for use in both Santander and Busan to improve bus users’ experience. Thanks to the Wise-IoT developments, this application can transparently provide bus information gathered from both Santander and Busan infrastructures. Through this application, citizens will be able to: Access bus stop information Access bus line information Access real-time bus information Get remaining time until arrival information Get current position [...]
Rich Parking Trial News WISE-IoT has launched the Rich Parking pilot and now AparcaSDR Android application is available for Santander and Busan citizens to improve their parking experience. Thanks to the WISE-IoT developments, this application can transparently provide parking information gathered from Santander and Busan infrastructures, in addition to new value-added self-adaptive recommendation services. Through this application, citizens will be able to: Check the availability of parking spots Obtain car routes from to a recommended parking spot (the nearest or [...]
German Trade Union Confederation meeting The mayoress of the city on the 4th of March received a delegation from German Trade Union Confederation (DBG) interested in Santander Smart city project and its experience in public-private partnerships for replication in Germany. She spoke about the city initiatives, such as the Smart City Platform and the smart management of public services, together with EU innovative projects such as Wise-IoT, which allow developing and testing pilots in the city.
Smart Sustainable Cities Workshop The city of Santander was invited and participated in the ‘Smart Sustainable Cities workshop’ together with other EU cities between 1st and 2nd of March 2018 in London, United Kingdom. This initiative acts as a long-term opportunity to forge strong city-to-city connections focused on implementable smart and sustainable solutions and offers an ongoing platform for exchange of innovation, knowledge and experience.
IT-Trans International Conference and Exhibition The mayoress of Santander on the 6th of March 2018 participated in the mayor's panel of IT-Trans held in Karlsruhe, Germany. She presented how the city council is working to achieve sustainable mobility thanks to the use of technology, together with its participation in EU innovation projects, such as Wise-IoT and SETA projects, and city initiatives, such as bike lanes, outdoor escalators, ramps & elevators. The conference is a two-year forum organised by International Association [...]
<strong>Meeting with Energy Efficiency Experts from EMPOWER Project (8<sup>th</sup> of March, 2018)</strong> Four delegations from Sweden, Portugal, Mazovia and Italy comprising of 15 people with energy efficiency expertise, which are participating in EMPOWER project together with Santander city council visited Santander on the 8<sup>th</sup> of March, 2018. The Environmental and Sustainable Mobility city councillor explained how the city is working in order to improve the energy efficiency and how it has become a reference in the Smart City domain. [...]