Welcome to the BITS website!

Bicycles and ITS (BITS) - A new multi stakeholder project on Bicycle and ITS (Intelligent Transport Systems) aiming to reduce CO2 emissions by 9% and increase bicycle use by 10% within target groups! Under the BITS project ten partners from top cycling countries (NL, DK, BE) or those about to become (UK, DE) came together in a consortium to raise awareness of best practices of “Smart Cycling”, and to provide implementers with ready-to-use information and evidence from different regions. This project is believed to be the only one of its kind in the world. The BITS project, co-funded by the North Sea Region (NSR) Programme, has a budget of 5 million of euros over 3 years (2019 to 2022). For more information, please check the about page.

Become a member of the BITS community!

To really take Smart Cycling and the use of cycling data to the next level, we are convinced that it is crucial to connect existing stakeholders and benefit from each other’s experiences, products and data. Therefore, we would like to invite you to join the BITS community – an active network of policy makers, businesses and anybody who is interested in cycling ITS and/or cycling data. The BITS community will be closely involved in the project and will be invited to BITS events, where they can meet other members of the community.

Interested in joining the BITS community? Subscribe to our newsletter here or contact us at bits.interreg@gmail.com.

Latest Project News

The Bicycle Monitor (“FietsMonitor”) helps to translate data into valuable, policy-relevant information

28 July 2021

Working with data sounds easier than it is. Different types of data are collected and stored in different ways and locations. Dutch consultancy and e…

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Mobilidata movie shows potential of smart cycling

27 July 2021

Providing free-flowing, safe ways of getting around is an important priority for the Flemish government. To reach that goal, they have put an ambitio…

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Zwolle action plan allows Zwolle residents to cycle even more

22 June 2021

In 2014 Zwolle was named the best cycling city in the Netherlands. In almost no other city in the world people cycle more and more often than in Zwol…

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See.Sense partnering with East Riding of Yorkshire Council for the Bicycle library

22 June 2021

East Riding of Yorkshire Council are pleased to announce that a contract has been awarded to See.Sense for the provision of data collection and I…

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BITS extension: building on success!

22 June 2021

Introduction

The BITS (Bicycles and ITS) project is in full swing, with 23 implementations in various stages of development, from initial stage …

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