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The European Bus System of the Future 2 (EBSF_2) project capitalizes on the results of the previous EBSF projectAs the former, EBSF_2 is aimed at developing a new generation of urban bus systems by means of new vehicle technologies and infrastructures in combination with operational best practices, and testing them in operating scenarios within several European bus networks. 

The distinctive factor of EBSF_2 is the consortium’s ambition to improve the image of the bus through solutions for increased efficiency of the system...


EBSF_2 Paris City Demo Showcase - Autonomous parking procedure

The Paris City demonstration team cordially invites you to the EBSF_2 showcase taking place in Paris, France, on Thursday 29 March. The event is hosted by RATP at the Lagny Bus Depot located at 67 Rue de Lagny, 75020 PARIS.

The Paris City demonstration has tested the technical feasibility of automation of bus parking of a hybrid bus in an underground depot, with a capacity of about 200 buses. The results of the tests will be showcased by demo partners RATP, IVECO and CEA.

Participants are invited to experience the parking procedure in the underground depot while the bus is driving autonomous. 

The draft agenda is available here. Participation is free of charge but registration is mandatory, please register by clicking here by 22 March 2018.

Please note that participation is limited to 40 participants due to logistical reasons.


The EBSF_2 team

March 29, 2018
Paris, France


From 16-19 April 2018 Europes biggest Transport Research Conference, the Transport Research Arena, will take place in Vienna. Under the motto "a digital era for transport. solutions for society, economy and environment" about 3.000 international experts will discuss about the latest research results and future developments in mobility and transport.

The Transport Research Arena (TRA), initiated in 2006, takes place every two years in another European city. The TRA is supported by the European Commission, the European Technology Platforms ERTRAC (European Road Transport Research Advisory Council), ERRAC (European Rail Research Advisory Council), WATERBORNE as well as CEDR (Conference of European Directors of Roads) and ALICE (Alliance for Logistics Innovation through Collaboration).

For more information:

April 16, 2018 to April 19, 2018
Vienna, Austria


The EBSF_2 consortium is glad to invite you to the Project’s Final Conference in Vienna on 18 April 2018. The all-day event will showcase the solutions and technological innovations tested within the 12 project’s test sites and give participants the opportunity to discuss the results with the demonstrations’ working teams.

The conference takes place at the Courtyard by Marriott Vienna Prater/Messe located on Trabrennstrasse 4, 1020 Vienna, Austria.

The EBSF_2 Final Conference is held in conjunction with the Transport Research Arena 2018 Conference (16-19 April 2018), co-organised by the European Commission. TRA 2018 is an arena for researchers, companies and public authorities active in the field of transport. It welcomes policy makers and all stakeholders framing research and transport policy. More information:

Join EBSF_2 and the research arena gathered in Vienna to discuss new ideas, research results, technological innovations and new business models.

To view the agenda click here.

Register for the final conference here


April 18, 2018
Vienna, Austria