Dr., Chair, WISE-ACT
Dr. Nikolas Thomopoulos is the Chair of WISE-ACT which is an international network of around 200 experts in 42 countries focusing on Wider Impacts and Scenario Evaluation of Autonomous and Connected Transport. His research focuses on planning and evaluation of mobility innovations e.g. AVs, EVs, MaaS and he has contributed on various FP6, FP7, H2020 projects, co-editing also books about ICT, transport and sustainability. In collaboration with WISE-ACT colleagues they have administered a large international survey about Automated and Connected Vehicles, large parts of which were also used within the relevant Eurobarometer survey. Early findings can be found in the Special Issue focusing on the User Perspective which is available through www.wise-act.eu.