Innovation
The base for the development of the economy is innovation, which is accompanied by the development and implementation of new goods (services) or technologies that can achieve increased economic and social effects. The scientific and technological component is in the development strategy of any company, including transport and logistics companies.
Materials on topic
10 publications
Types of materials
Period
Report
10.23.2020
Report
10.23.2020
Environmental Agenda for Rail Freight Transport

Environmental agenda permeates all spheres of human activity, and rail transport is no exception. In an effort to defend its position, railway transport is adapting to changes, where environmental friendliness and sustainable development are increasingly important

Article
10.22.2020
European Rail Partnership to succeed Shift2Rail

The European Commission has invited expressions of interest in becoming founding members of a new European Partnership on Rail Research & Innovation, which is being put forward as a successor to the current Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking

Report
05.01.2020
Report
05.01.2020
Defining the future of freight transport
The aim of the LEVITATE project is to develop a new impact assessment framework to enable policymakers to manage the introduction of connected and automated transport systems, maximise the benefits and utilise the technologies to achieve long-term visions and goals. An essential part of this work seeks to forecast societal level impacts of connected and automated transport systems (CATS). These include impacts on safety, environment, economy and society.
Article
04.30.2020
Logistics of the Future: Best Rail Cargo Startups
This article about the best rail cargo startups is part of the «Logistics of the Future» series looking at the top logistics startups today.
Article
04.30.2020
Horizon 2020: a look at the EU’s flagship rail projects
As it reaches its final year, Horizon 2020 continues to support research and innovation projects across the European Union. How has it helped advance the bloc’s rail infrastructure, what have its successes been and what more can be expected?
Article
02.24.2020
Investing in supply chain visibility can save billions in pharmaceutical logistics
As technology pours into the logistics industry and illuminates supply chain blind spots, opportunities for efficiency and profit abound.
Report
07.01.2019
Report
07.01.2019
Transportation and logistics trends 2019
The logistics segment confronts an onslaught of startup
Report
11.21.2018
Report
11.21.2018
Making the railways of the future for the region
Over 65 participants from national administrations, international organizations, non-governmental organizations and the private sector discussed, over a number of sessions, the role of innovation in the sector and good practices that are helping develop the railways across the region.
United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)