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


Read more about our EU Green Week activities with STIB in Brussels.


Keep Mobility On Top of the EU political agenda for the next five years.

EU Policy

Read more about our collaborative Passenger Charter with EPF.

Press Release

Take a look back at all of our activities aimed at promoting accessible public transport for all.



4th Y4PT Global Transport Hackathon Dubai 2020
06/06/2020 > 12/06/2020
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
5th Y4PT Global Transport Hackathon Melbourne 2021
06/06/2021 > 12/06/2021
Melbourne, Australia

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