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In this section you will find the latest news about the project and related topics of interest.

In this section you will find the latest news on the project and a list of the upcoming events
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    ecoDriver at the TRB 94th Annual Meeting

    ecoDriver partners will participate in the HF-H Human Factors Workshop on Green Driving, which will take place on 11 January 2015 in Washington, during the Transportation Research Board (TRB) 94th Annual Meeting. The focus of this workshop is on huma...

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    ecoDriver in your TomTom device

    The role of TomTom Telematics within ecoDriver is to provide and enhance the Active Driver Feedback module on the TomTom PRO navigation devices as a means to empower the driver to adopt a greener, safer and more efficient driving style. Active Driver...

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    ecoDriver, in the Swedish news

    The regional TV station Corren24 has recently visited VTI, as they had caught wind of the ecoDriver project. They were interested in the purpose of the system and they seeked to get a first impression of how it is experienced by our test participants...

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    Tracking the truck: the ecoDriver system for road-borne goods transport

    Our tour to film the trials of the different ecoDriver systems continues in Stuttgart, at the premises of Daimler. Daimler produces world-wide brands such as Mercedes-Benz, Smart and Freightliner. Within the project, their main role is to integrate t...

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    Are drivers attentive enough to traffic even though they interact with the ecoDriver system?

    In 2009, researchers at the Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute (VTI) discovered that electronic billboards attract and hold drivers' gazes longer than a threshold that previous studies have shown to be dangerous (i.e. over 2 seco...

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    Jan Loewenau explains the role of BMW within the ecoDriver project

    The third stop of our tour across Europe to film the different ecoDriver systems was Munich, at the premises of BMW. Dr Jan Loewenau, BMW researcher, presented the company’s version of the ecoDriver system and showed how it works in practice. BMW h...

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    Filming test drives around Europe: Second stop Versailles

      It is a sunny day in Versailles. While hordes of tourist congregate in front of the famous palace of Louis XIV, we get ready to shoot the second part of the ecoDriver video at the premises of the French Institute of Science and Technology for Tran...

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    CTAG test drives on film

      The ecoDriver consortium is currently preparing a video, which will showcase the promising output of this EU-funded project. The video will briefly explain the characteristics of the FeDS (Full ecoDriver System), aftermarket solutions and the noma...

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    The ecoDriver project has produced a short animation showing the use and benefits of the ecoDriver system for a haulage company and for car drivers, featuring truck driver David and his wife Sarah. </p>

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  • ecoDriver recaps its key achievements during the Interim Review

    The ecoDriver Project Partners, the Reviewers and the Project Officer, Mrs Irmgard Heiber, gathered together on the 11 and 12 of June, in Esslingen (Germany) to hold the project`s Interim Review. The purpose of this consortium meeting was to discuss ...

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ecoDriver Final Event 

16-17 March 2016, Stuttgart (Germany)

Presentations and photos now available


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