The DYNASTY (demonstrating a platform for DYNAmic Traffic information Services for the ciTY of Beijing) project has been created in cooperation between the key Chinese authorities and a number of major European industry players. It is the first common European demonstration effort for ITS applications in China and it will strengthen the European technological presence in China through the raised awareness of European-developed ITS technologies as demonstrated and validated by the project participants. The project is a follow-up to the finalised BITS project, which defined the DYNASTY activities as the best step in order to boost EU-China cooperation on ITS. DYNASTY has four main priority areas: traffic information and navigation services, digital mapping, traffic planning, and public transport management.
To demonstrate an integrated traffic information platform, including traffic data collection, modelling and broadcasting. This includes:
Duration and Funding
November 2004 - January 2006, funding through the EC Asia IT&C
Europe: ERTICO (coordinator), BMW, DLR, Geologix, GEWI, Navteq, PTV, Renault, Robert Bosch, Siemens AG, Siemens VDO, Tele Atlas, Thales, Thetis, Volkswagen
China: Beijing Municipal Committee of Communication, Beijing Transportation Research Centre, Beijing Traffic Management Bureau, Beijing Radio Administration Bureau, Beijing Public Transport Corporation, Beijing Organising Committee for the Olympic Games 2008, Beijing Radio Station
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Download the DYNASTY flyer (738 KB) (updated 5/2005)