Entries by Tom Middleton

TDI Webinar #5 – Innovation Nation – Knowledge Sharing for Local Authority Transport Teams

The Transport Data Initiative is delighted to announce, and invite you to, the 5th webinar, to be held on Thursday 25th February from 11:00 – 12:00. You’re invited to a beta launch and demonstration of Innovation Nation: a community platform for local government transport / mobility teams to share best practice, generate new ideas and […]

CityScience: Planning for Electric Vehicle Infrastructure to 2030

The UK government acknowledges that “transport has a huge role to play in the economy reaching net zero” (DfT, 2020a). Yet, since 1990, transport has seen only a 3% reduction in overall emissions and remains the single largest contributor to the UK’s GHG emissions (DfT, 2020a). In an average local authority, transport is responsible for […]


TDI Webinar #4 – Department for Transport – Digital Traffic Regulation Orders (TROs)

  The Transport Data Initiative is delighted to announce, and invite you to, the 4th webinar, to be held on Thursday 21st January from 11:00 – 12:00.   We are set to be joined by DfT representatives from their project to digitise the Traffic Regulation Order process, including Graham Hanson, Head of Smarter Traffic Management, […]

Calling all Public Sector Organisations!

Innovate UK is delivering the first phase of a Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) competition on behalf of the Geospatial Commission. This will transform transport through the innovative application of location data and technology.   Please check out the competition details: https://apply-for-innovation-funding.service.gov.uk/competition/724/overview   Innovate UK are looking for UK public bodies (departments, agencies, local authorities […]

Government launches £2 million transport location data competition.

Following our successful Geospatial Commission and Innovate UK webinar, we’re pleased to update you that we can share that the Geospatial Commission has partnered with Innovate UK to create a £2 million transport location data competition to support the future of mobility for the UK. This Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) competition aims to stimulate commercial […]