17 Jun. 2015
- Press release
The 61st UITP World Congress & Exhibition came to a close last week and showed a buoyant public transport sector ready to affront the challenges facing it. More than 2,200 delegates from 83 countries and 284 exhibitors from across the industry (attracting more than 15,000 single-entry visitors to the Exhibition) gathered in the Italian city of Milan and the mood was one of ambition faced with the challenges of: financing; the arrival of new mobility services; infrastructure needs in smart and growing cities; the impact on cities of new vehicle and IT technologies and focusing on customer service.