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The SAFESPOT Project is co-funded by the European Commission Information Society and Media and supported by EUCAR.

SAFESPOT Integrated Project

SAFESPOT is working to design cooperative systems for road safety based on vehicle to vehicle (V2V) and vehicle to infrastructure (V2I) communication.

SAFESPOT will prevent road accidents by developing a:

"SAFETY MARGIN ASSISTANT"

to detect in advance potentially dangerous situations and extend, in space and time, drivers’ awareness of the surrounding environment.

from autonomous intelligent vehicles
...to cooperative systems

SAFESPOT is an integrated research project co-funded by the European Commission Information Society Technologies among the initiatives of the 6th Framework Program

Latest News

Athens

SAFESPOT 3rd General Assembly
Athens 27-28 January 2009

02.02.2009

The General Assembly meeting for the SAFESPOT project took place on the 27th of January 2009, in Athens, Greece kindly hosted by ICCS. Over 70 members of the consortium participated to the annual gathering of the consortium and discussed the latest developments and future steps of the SAFESPOT project. The 28th of January was devoted to multiple Sub-project and Test Sites meetings where various issues on the project's progress were discussed, especially in view of the final year of the project, during which all results of the project will be available. All partners agreed that there is a challenging research year ahead, while they set an appoitment for the next year General Assembly combined with a succesful closure of the project!

Athens

SAFESPOT 3rd General Assembly
Athens 28-29 January 2009

14.01.2009

The 3rd General Assembly for the SAFESPOT project is going to be held in Athens, Greece between 28-29 January 2009. The annual meeting of the project will be hosted by ICCS while all project's members are expected to attend so as to discuss the on-going project activities and plan the project's future's steps. In addition, SP meetings are scheduled to take place so as to discuss SP-specific issues.

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CVIS Cooperative Systems Workshop and Product Launch Event
CVIS workshop and SAFESPOT participation

09.12.2008

SAFESPOT was invited to participate to the Cooperative Systems Workshop and Product launch organised by the CVIS project to be held in Berlin, Germany on 10-11 December 2008. The event will present some of the most important results from CVIS, national and other European FP6 and FP7 project results in the area of cooperative systems. The SAFESPOT presentations include a presentation on SAFESPOT Car-to-Car communication by Achim Brakemeier (DAI) and a presentation on SAFESPOT Positioning by Robin Schubert (TUC).