UITP President visits Dubai for Umii forum

The 4th Urban Mobility Innovation Index forum was held in Dubai on 27th February, the event was in conjunction with the UAE Innovation month. UITP President Pere Calvet opened the event, in his speech he emphasized that as “Innovation” and “Sharing” are part of UITP core value, the creation of the 1st Urban Mobility Innovation index (UMii) was seen as a fantastic opportunity to support cities to share knowledge and to gather insights about how innovation is apprehended today to address urban transport challenges. 

He thanked RTA for its leadership and support for the development of UMii and recognized the great collaboration between UITP & RTA to enable more cooperation between city leaders and mobility providers, practitioners and innovators, from traditional and non‐traditional mobility sectors. UITP President, Pere Calvet received a symbolic recognition from H.E. Mattar Al Tayer, Director General and Chairman of RTA, for UITP’s efforts to empower cities to enable innovation in Urban Mobility