Webinar Bicycle Observatory

We invite expertes and delegates of this year's GI_Forum conference to participate in a webinar on data usage and cycling monitoring. We will share results of our Bicycle Observatory project and discuss them with webinar participants. The webinar is going to be held in German language. Thus, we refer to the version of this article. Unser Forschungsprojekt Bicycle Observatory – Am Puls des Radverkehrs biegt in die Zielgerade ein. In den letzten 2 Jahren konnten wir spannende Einblicke in die Fahrradmobilität gewinnen und Methoden entwickeln, die es in Zukunft erlauben, einen integrierten, vielfältigen Blick auf den Radverkehr zu erhalten. Im [...]

By |2020-06-22T16:04:12+02:00June 22nd, 2020|Update|0 Comments

Research data published

In spring 2019, we invited persons for one month to provide insights into their mobility behaviour in a large cycling survey. Today, we are happy to announce the publication of the fully anonymized data in an international Open Access journal. Following an Open Science approach in this research project, we want to create the opportunity for other researchers to use the dataset for their respective research questions or to repeat the survey in a different setting. We are glad to offer a very rich dataset with 1,234 responses to the scientific community and to the interested public. The dataset is [...]

By |2019-10-17T16:03:52+02:00October 17th, 2019|Update|0 Comments

VeloCity 2019 in Dublin

Once a year, the global cycling community is gathering at VeloCity conference. There, all aspects of cycling are illuminated from various perspectives. This year's VeloCity took place in the Irish capital, Dublin from June 25th to 28th. Martin Loidl* presented the research project Bicycle Observatory in a dedicated "Scientists for Cycling" session, organized by the European Cycling Federation (ECF): With regard to technical, conceptual and organisational issues, cycling-related data acquisition and processing is currently a highly relevant topic. First of all, we are still facing a situation of data scarcity compared to motorized traffic. Secondly, there is still a huge [...]

By |2019-07-08T15:23:19+02:00July 8th, 2019|Update|0 Comments