Presentation at the Connected Smart and Sustainable Cities and Communities Conference 2023

Beginning of this year we had a pleasure to present intermediate results of the DyMoN project at the Connected Smart and Sustainable Cities and Communities Conference held in Brussels, Belgium. The conference is an annual event organized by Open & Agile Smart Cities where international member cities and partner organizations meet to exchange experiences and [...]

By |2023-01-30T14:17:08+01:00January 30th, 2023|GI Mobility Lab Blog|0 Comments

DyMoN Summer School

We invite students and experts, who share interest in sustainable mobility to participate in the DyMoN Summer School “GIS and psychology meet for behavioural change in mobility: Innovative digital interventions for sustainable mobility”. The school will take place in the beautifull, mountainous city of Salzburg, Austria, from June 27th to July 6th, 2023. It is [...]

By |2023-01-24T11:22:23+01:00January 24th, 2023|GI Mobility Lab Blog|0 Comments

Z_GIS plenary meeting

After almost two years of more or less home office and limited contact opportunities, the whole Z_GIS team could finally meet again in mid-May. A lot has happened since the last plenary meeting: the new Faculty of Digital and Analytical Sciences has been founded and we have been integrated into it, with Prof. Thomas Blaschke [...]

By |2022-06-01T08:49:51+02:00June 1st, 2022|GI Mobility Lab Blog|0 Comments

High-school student as researcher

University research does not take place in an ivory tower. At the Mobility Lab, it is our pleasure to really live open research and to involve curious people from 'outside'. In the POSITIM research project, we are developing and testing a mixed methods approach for investigating the effects of measures in road space. Not on [...]

By |2021-11-18T11:11:47+01:00November 18th, 2021|GI Mobility Lab Blog|0 Comments

Team retreat at Mattsee

During a 2-days retreat at Mattsee lake, our team had fruitful discussions on current projects and future research topics mixed with walks, quick swims and chit-chats. By exchanging methodological aspects of each ongoing project we could identify synergies and the areas of interest for future research contributions. Our visions concentrated around the topics of sustainable [...]

By |2021-10-15T10:59:15+02:00October 15th, 2021|GI Mobility Lab Blog|0 Comments

Invitation to ‘Radiofabrik’

Last week, Ursula Witzmann-Müller and Martin Loidl were invited to Radiofabrik, Salzburg's independent radio station. The conversation with the host revolved - in keeping with the current focus on cycling in the series unerhört! - cycling as an everyday means of transport, research on the topic, the contribution of geoinformatics, and the current challenges and [...]

By |2021-04-15T08:16:05+02:00April 15th, 2021|GI Mobility Lab Blog|0 Comments

Simulating Spatio-Temporal Patterns of Bicycle Flows

Increasing the mode share of bicycles is regarded as a solution to mitigate car-induced, urban problems, such as congestions, noise emission, pollution, etc. In order to come up with evidence-based planning processes and decisions, the “where” and “when” cyclists are on the road need be quantified. Bicycle traffic volumes of one simulation day in [...]

By |2021-02-22T14:36:38+01:00February 22nd, 2021|GI Mobility Lab Blog|0 Comments

Cycling to work

The publication of key results from our GISMO study in the renowned Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports has also attracted the attention of the national press. In times of the corona pandemic, in which distancing and sedentary lifestyles are very relevant for our everyday life, commuting by bike turns out to be [...]

By |2021-02-22T14:09:17+01:00December 2nd, 2020|GI Mobility Lab Blog|0 Comments

Project kick-off comm-unity

Fundamental GI research, which is directly transferred to an application domain. The recently started project comm-unity is exactly about this. Carployee is a young start-up company that is fully dedicated to sustainable commuting solutions. The core of Carployee's portfolio is an app that facilitates the organisation of carpooling. Additionally, the carpooling is linked to incentive [...]

By |2020-09-17T10:05:34+02:00September 17th, 2020|GI Mobility Lab Blog|0 Comments

GISMO results got published

All results of the clinical study, which was carried out as part of GISMO, have now been published as a special issue in the scientific journal Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports (Impact Factor 3,255). The eight published papers cover the following topics: An introduction and project presentation (Niederseer et al.) A review article [...]

By |2020-09-11T09:23:09+02:00September 11th, 2020|GI Mobility Lab Blog|0 Comments
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