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    Welcoming Focus : A New Member to the European Passengers’ Federation

Welcoming Focus : A New Member to the European Passengers’ Federation

By |May 25th, 2023|

We are thrilled to announce the addition of our new member organisation, Focus which is based in Slovenia. During the EPF’s recent General assembly in Dusseldorf and on April 22, 2023, Focus was warmly welcomed as the first member from Slovenia. With their strong advocacy for the use of PPP services (Public-Private Partnership) and their commitment to sustainable development, […]

Introducing our New Logo!

By |April 6th, 2023|

We are thrilled to announce the launch of our new logo for our organisation. As some of you have already seen, we unveiled our new logo at our 20th anniversary event, held on January 13th, at the European Parliament.

Our new logo is a reflection of our Evolution, Progress, and  Fruition over the past two decades. As an umbrella organisation […]

SENRUG DELIGHT AS NORTHUMBERLAND LINE GETS FINAL APPROVAL

By |March 29th, 2023|

After 18 years of hard campaigning, SENRUG, a group that campaigns for better rail services in South East and East Northumberland, has successfully secured the approval for the Northumberland Line to open, with passenger trains by summer 2024.

SENRUG’s pivotal role in campaigning for the scheme was recognised during a special meeting with the Secretary of State for Transport, Mark […]

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    IMPACTS: Inclusive Mobility Public and Collaborative Trusted Spaces

IMPACTS: Inclusive Mobility Public and Collaborative Trusted Spaces

By |March 29th, 2023|

On 6 February 2023, the EIT Urban Mobility “IMPACTS” project (Inclusive Mobility: Public and Collaborative Trusted Spaces) launched its work during a successful kick-off meeting in Athens, Greece. EPF is glad and excited to be part of the project consortium which consists of 7 members from Germany, Greece, Croatia, Turkey and Belgium.
Public transport (PT) supports the mobility of all […]

EPF at the Amsterdam Drone Week

By |March 27th, 2023|

On 22 March, our colleague Wandi Chivaura represented the European Passengers’ Federation and the AURORA project at the Amsterdam Drone Week, where she participated in a panel discussion on “What’s on the horizon for UAM in the European landscape”. The discussion which was organised by EIT Urban Mobility, saw the gathering of professionals in the UAM domain including Dominique […]

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    UPPER project launches: Unleashing the innovative potential of public transport

UPPER project launches: Unleashing the innovative potential of public transport

By |January 26th, 2023|

EPF is excited to announce the launch of the new EU-funded project UPPER (Unleashing the Potential of Public transport in EuRope) which aims at spearheading a public transport revolution, seeking to put public transport at the centre of the mobility ecosystem and strengthening its role as the flagship of sustainability and innovation of mobility in cities.

The project will implement a […]

EPF Celebrates Turning 20!

By |January 17th, 2023|

On Friday 13 January 2023, EPF celebrated its 20th anniversary. Our event, hosted by MEP Ciarán Cuffe (Greens, Ireland) at the European Parliament, brought together industry leaders, policymakers, and stakeholders to discuss EPF’s – past, current and future – role as the voice of public transport users in Europe.

The event started off with some opening remarks from MEP Ciarán […]

EPF at InnoTrans 2022

By |October 3rd, 2022|

On 22 September, EPF attended the leading international trade fair for transport technology widely known as InnoTrans that takes place every two years in Berlin. Sub-divided into the five trade fair segments namely: Railway Infrastructure, Public Transport, Railway Technology, Interiors and Tunnel Construction, InnoTrans occupies all 42 halls available at the Berlin Exhibition Grounds.

At InnoTrans, EPF met with several […]

EPF participation in the World Passenger Festival

By |September 29th, 2022|

With the World Passenger Festival closely approaching, European Passengers’ Federation board members, Freek Bos and Josef Schneider will be there participating in the different panel discussions. The WPF is scheduled for the 16. – 18. of October at Beurs van Berlage in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

The festival is the most important customer and commercial transport event of the year. It is […]

Passenger Experience

By |September 19th, 2022|

On 2 September 2022, EPF Board Member Christopher Irwin participated in a roundtable discussion hosted by Global Railway Review.

The discussion saw the gathering of rail industry stakeholders and aimed to address how to improve rail passenger experience. Additionally, the involved stakeholders explored:

how to improve passenger satisfaction post-Covid 19,
the role of Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS),
the importance of on-board […]