BITS - Best practices

Here you can find examples of best Bicycles and ITS practices.

The BITS-project: a source of experiences for cycling solutions for the Flemish Government

04 June 2020

According to Pim Bonne, transport expert at the Flemish Ministry of Mobility and Public works, North Sea Region projects play a crucial role in decarbonizing transport and mobility. They allow for i…

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Innovation and technology are key to developing cycling as a sustainable urban mobility alternative

04 June 2020

In April, our project partner Cycling Industries Europe organized their 2020 online Summit where over 500 EU officials and cycling industry leaders came together to discuss how cycling is a huge opp…

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ITS solutions for cyclists: an EU overview

28 May 2020

At the workshop on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) for pedestrians and cyclists, organized by , Ronald Jorna, BITS project manager (Province of Overijssel), gave an EU overview of ITS s…

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Bikescout helps cyclists to cross safely

14 April 2020

Cyclists or scooters that unexpectedly show up at an intersection; Often they present a sudden danger. Motorists see them too late and cyclists are often unaware of their vulnerability. Bikescout fro…

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Ciclogreen: the new gamification app that makes cycling more attractive

14 April 2020

As part of the BITS project, baron mobility service GmbH, a company offering bike leasing for companies, found a partner for implementing a gamification app for nudging people to cycle mor…

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Social distancing measures have increased the number of cyclists across the Province of Antwerp

14 April 2020

The main advice in Belgium during the corona crisis is to maintain daily physical activity while respecting social distancing. This has led to an increase in the number of cyclists in the

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Uber calls for new mobility infrastructure to make cycling safer

09 April 2020

The company that owns the Jump bike-share brand asked to theUS House Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure to fund and promote programmes that support the safety of vulnerable road user…

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Swarco creates a system that alert drivers about cyclists

02 April 2020

As reported by , the county of Bedfordshire in England is experimenting a warning-sign system in order to alert drivers to a cyclist ahead. The system was put in place by Swarco Tr…

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Almost 100 cycling solutions inventoried - BITS State-of-the-Art report

02 April 2020

BITS aims to effectively stimulate cycling by making it safer, more comfortable and more attractive by the use of Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS). Therefore, it is crucial to have a good overview…

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