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Boosting the exploitation of dynamic public content through rural traveller location-based services

Project information

Grant agreement ID: 11203

  • Start date

    1 January 2005

  • End date

    31 December 2006

Funded under:

IS-ECONTENT

Coordinated by:

Sogn og Fjordance County Governor Fylkesmannen i Sogn og Fjordane

Norway

Objective

The main aim of the EUROTRAVEL project is to boost the commercial exploitation of dynamic, cross-border public sector multimedia information (weather, traffic conditions, local events, etc.) through the integration of up-to-date information delivery with advanced, user-friendly, location-based travel information services, meeting users demands (citizens, tourists/visitors, farmers, SMEs, commuters, etc.) for multimodal (voice/graphics) and ubiquitous information access.

The EUROTRAVEL services will implement a one-stop shop mobile regional service access for the public, business and visitors. EUROTRAVEL will provide Traveller and Tourist Services such as long-distance traveller and weather information as well as information about regional services and attractions, Safety Services such as dynamic warning for dangerous road segments, weather, animal crossing, railroad crossing, Traffic/Accident Management Services such as "spot" traffic management for isolated congestion locations (e.g., near major tourist resort areas, work zones, and major accidents), Operations and Maintenance Services (vehicle tracking and advances dispatch, particularly for snow removal operations, etc.).

Coordinator

Sogn og Fjordance County Governor Fylkesmannen i Sogn og Fjordane

Address

Norway

Participants (6)

NETXCALIBUR

Italy

RIBES INFORMATICA SPA

Italy

Regione Lombardia

Italy

Tele Atlas N.V.

Netherlands

Western Norway research Institute

Norway

Wind Telecomunicazioni S.P.A.

Italy

Project information

Grant agreement ID: 11203

  • Start date

    1 January 2005

  • End date

    31 December 2006

Funded under:

IS-ECONTENT

Coordinated by:

Sogn og Fjordance County Governor Fylkesmannen i Sogn og Fjordane

Norway