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Combined Mobility

Autonomous Mobility

23 > 26 Aug. 2021
Online, 8.00 CET time
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An online course on Autonomous mobility jointly hosted with Roads & Transport Authority Dubai

UITP MENA CTE is launching a training programme on Autonomous Mobility with Road Transport Authority, Dubai. This course features  interactive sessions.

The arrival of driverless autonomous vehicles represents a unique opportunity for a fundamental change in urban mobility and could lead to healthier, more competitive and greener cities – but only if the vehicles are integrated into an effective public transport network. A future with autonomous and connected vehicles can have various outcomes depending on how they are designed, operated and regulated. Will they lead to more cars on the road, more urban sprawl and more congestion? Or will they contribute to shaping sustainable and liveable cities, the regaining of urban space for people, less vehicles on the road and a higher quality of life?


The experience of operating fleets of autonomous vehicles remains limited today, therefore this training programme aims at learning from the current deployments operated by various mobility services providers worldwide. Participants will be learning from experienced trainers who are stakeholders of real-life driverless mobility services and the way forward for the introduction of autonomous vehicles in our cities.

Reach your objectives

  • Broaden your knowledge and perspective on the deployment and operation of autonomous vehicles by learning and sharing experience with professional leaders
  • Discuss the different possible use cases of Autonomous Vehicles becoming reality in cities and more particularly in public transport
  • Get inspired from strategies and research projects undertaken by public transport companies, cities and the industry
  • Learn from the industry and operators on the technology and the integration with public transport

Who is it for?

  • Professionals working for public transport authorities and operators planning to run fleets of autonomous vehicles
  • Mobility professionals working in prospective research and development units in charge of preparing the future of autonomous mobility in cities
  • Staff from the industry involved in the market uptake of autonomous vehicles
  • Professionals interested in obtaining a wider and international perspective on the topic and eager to learn more from international best practice
  • The course is suitable for participants from companies worldwide.

A top-level methodology

  • Get inspired by our trainers and address the topic of autonomous vehicles from strategic, policy or operational perspectives.
  • Participate to interactive sessions by the trainer and open discussion with participants
  • Challenge your practical knowledge in this professional field and technology
  • Address the topic from an international perspective, enriched by different cultural approaches and points of views
  • Benefit from a unique exchange of knowledge and experience between professionals

UITP Training Programmes and all related processes are certified for ISO29990:2010 – the standard for learning services for non-formal education and training.

Inspiring trainers & guest speakers

All UITP trainers are top level transport and mobility professionals with extensive experience in public transport and operations from different regions of the world. In addition, UITP invites guest speakers to illustrate specific solutions, practices and case studies.


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