Smart City Concepts in Curitiba - low-carbon transport and mobility in a digital society

Purpose and goal: the project explores smart and sustainable solutions for low-carbon transport of passengers and goods in an urban environment. The project includes data mining and analysis, energy and emission balances for various transport solutions and fuel alternatives, as well as design of scenarios for smart mobility and a platform for digital reality in 3D. The results will contribute new insights and tools to address urban mobility, and explore avenues for innovation and infrastructure transformation.

Expected results and effects: the project is multidisciplinary and involves the participation of several stakeholders from academia, business, government and society at large. The results will contribute new insights and tools to address urban mobility, explore multi-level infrastructure transformation and technological innovation in a multidisciplinary cooperative platform. The results will also provide decision support for transport and mobility planning.

Approach and implementation: the project will be developed over three years. The implementation is organized around 7 main tasks that result in 20 different deliverables. These can be in the form of publications, demonstrations and recommendations. A communication plan has been developed to deliver the results to various stakeholders.

Partner organizations

  • Hexagon (Private, Sweden)
  • Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) (Academic, Sweden)
  • Universidade Tecnologica Federal do Parana (Academic, Brazil)
  • Universidade Federal do Parana (Academic, Brazil)
  • SWECO (Private, Sweden)
Start date 01/12/2019
End date 31/05/2023

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