UITP is involved in activities that contribute to promotion of public transport and stimulation of research and innovation.

Current Initiatives

ITxPT focuses on implementation of standards for plug-and-play IT-systems applied to public transport. An integrated testbench offers services to specify, test, qualify and showcase IT solutions. Read more here.

The Smart Ticketing Alliance (STA) represents a platform for establishing smart ticketing interoperability in the public transport sector.

SHIFT²RAIL is the first European rail initiative to seek focused research and innovation (R&I) and market-driven solutions by accelerating the integration of new and advanced technologies into innovative rail product solutions. 

UITP is a leading member of the action cluster on sustainable urban mobility within the European Innovation Partnership on Smart Cities and Communities.

See all Research & Innovation projects


Please read the Declaration on equal opportunities for women and men in the transport sector and join us in signing!


Learn more about some of the mobility challenges and solutions in the Central Eastern Europe region!


Mohamed Mezghani discusses the importance of accessibility for all users of public transport in an open letter.


Two programmes issued by the European Commission offer new funding opportunities for stakeholders from Europe and beyond.



25/01/2018 > 25/01/2018
Brussels, Belgium
2nd Y4PT Global Transport Hackathon Dubai 2018
20/04/2018 > 25/04/2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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