Action points for the public transport sector are sets of recommendations in specific fields. They highlight a comprehensive list of key principles to be taken into account by operators, authorities or the industry or any other key public transport stakeholder. They are illustrated by inspiring examples from cities worldwide.
As public transport becomes increasingly digitised, high quality data is the foundation of everything we will do in the future.
Core IT systems or operational control systems, especially for rail, are critical as they are usually responsible for control of the operations and equipment.
The UITP Information Technology & Innovation Commission has prepared this paper to set the overall direction of our industry in the light of rapid developments in the field of Open Data.
These Action Points aim to present the need for Integrated Mobility Plans (IMPs) at a city/regional level, while providing specific recommendations for public transport sector stakeholders.