Observatorio de I+D+i UPM

Memorias de investigación
Research Project:
EBSF. European Bus System of the Future
Research Areas
  • Engineering,
  • Transport
The European Bus System of the Future (EBSF) project is conceived as a driver to increase the attractiveness and raise the image of the bus systems in urban areas, by means of new technologies on vehicles and infrastructure in combination with operational best practices, in a system approach In addition to this technical system concept, the system approach refers also to the system of actors (?the stakeholders?), often symbolized as ?the triangle? composed of : the Organizing Authorities and the municipalities or City Councils1, who participate in the birth of bus systems with a high level of service; the Operators; the Bus Manufacturing Industry For the first time in European research, these concepts are fully endorsed by all stakeholders, with all major bus manufacturers joining their industrial capabilities along with operators and authorities pooling together in this pre-competitive research project
Project type
Proyectos y convenios en convocatorias públicas competitivas
Comisión Europea. 7º Programa Marco
Entity Nationality
Entity size
Granting date
  • Director: Andres Monzon De Caceres (UPM)
  • Participante: Rocío Cascajo Jiménez (UPM)
  • Participante: Sara Hernandez Del Olmo (UPM)
Research Group, Departaments and Institutes related
  • Creador: Grupo de Investigación: Planificación del Transporte
S2i 2020 Observatorio de investigación @ UPM con la colaboración del Consejo Social UPM
Cofinanciación del MINECO en el marco del Programa INNCIDE 2011 (OTR-2011-0236)
Cofinanciación del MINECO en el marco del Programa INNPACTO (IPT-020000-2010-22)