The information day will cover priorities and main aspects of the of the 2018 CEF Transport call, evaluation and award process, as well as give tips on how to prepare submit a successful proposal. Interactive Q&A sessions will take place during the information day.
NEA has received 95 project proposals by the deadline of 4 April for topics under the Mobility for Growth, the Automated Road Transport, and the Green Vehicles calls. Over €491.4 million were requested. The total indicative budget of the calls is €112 million. Successful projects are expected to demonstrate innovative solutions towards low-carbon and sustainable transport, as well as contribute significantly to safe and resilient transport systems, automated transport, and the development of electrified vehicles and of advanced technological capabilities in transport.
CLEPA strongly supports and urges the review of the General Safety Regulation as a driver to further implement vehicle technical requirements, with the aim of increasing vigorously vehicle safety performances. The introduction of effective and cost-efficient safety measures, which are already available in the market, would bring tangible benefits:
-Firstly, and most importantly, the reduction of road fatalities and the mitigation of injuries resulting from road accidents.
-The swift deployment of Connected and Automated Driving (CAD).
The agenda includes items in energy & climate and environment, transport, trade, food & drink and digital policy.
During the TEN-T Days 2018 in April in Ljubljana the European Commission will provide a marketplace for mobility projects where start-ups can network and pitch their projects.