Transport

Scope

Entries to the IET Transport Innovation Award category will be considered for innovation in any aspect of technology innovation across the transport sector.
 
Entries can range from research concepts and ideas to technical issues and industrial applications, and are welcomed from, but not limited to, the following areas:

All sectors
  • Autonomous and connected vehicles
  • Information technology
  • Energy management and control systems
  • Data management and control
  • User information systems
  • Human interaction
  • Electric vehicle technology
  • Avoidance warning/control systems
  • Navigation systems - automotive, aerospace, maritime
Automotive and road transport systems
  • Cooperative systems (Vehicle-Vehicle and Vehicle-Infrastructure)
  • Vehicle-highway communication, transport flow modelling / highway management
  • Road management (data collection, route advice, diversion management, speed management, traffic management),
  • Managed/Smart motorways and similar systems
  • Toll, charging and payment systems
  • Driver support
  • Analytical tools for operators and travellers
Railway
  • Trackside and trainborne command and control systems including signalling, traction, workforce)
  • Passenger information systems (trackside and trainborne),
  • Railway information systems (supporting operators, command and control)
  • Railway safety systems
  • Station information systems
  • Operator interfaces
  • EMI/EMC
Maritime
  • Communication systems.
  • Ship stability systems
  • Sonar systems
Aerospace
  • Aircraft in-flight entertainment
  • Integrated logistic support for aerospace systems
  • Pilot support systems
  • Traffic management systems
  • Hybrid and all-electric propulsion
  • Airport security and airport management systems
  • Unmanned systems (vehicle, off-board monitoring and control)
  • Collision and weather avoidance systems

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