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


European decision makers must invest in more public transport to improve quality of life in cities.

EU Policy

Join UITP to talk about the social dimension of public transport at CIVITAS FORUM 2018.


Find out more about our double session at the European Week of Regions and Cities.


Read more about our position on the EU Commission's Clean Vehicles Directive.

EU Policy


11/10/2018 > 11/10/2018
Brussels, Belgium
3rd Y4PT Global Transport Hackathon Stockholm 2019
07/06/2019 > 12/06/2019
Stockholm, Sweden

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