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In the staff magazine of the municipality of Venlo there was a nice article about Trendsportal in the May 2017 edition. Read in the  article Trendsportal Focus May 2017 how the Trendsportal is bundling powers to prepare for the issues around mobility in the near and far future with eight North-Limburg municipalities.  

Newsletter #3

Trendsportal offers citizen, companies, interested parties and governments access to stimulating ideas and an unexpected perspective of traffic and transport issues in North-Limburg. We provide an update once every two months through this newsletter.     In this edition of the newsletter: • A look back to the successful local session of Trendsportal in Gennep … Read more

Trendsportal is crossing the border!

On Monday, March 13, Trendsportal went international. In cooperation with the Euregio Rijn-Maas-North, we presented ourselves to our colleagues from the cities of Mönchengladbach and Krefeld and to the Kreise Viersen and Kleve. Our colleagues from the RMO Mid-Limburg and the municipality of Roermond were also there. Andy Dritty received us in the beautiful building … Read more

Newsletter #2

Trendsportal offers citizen, companies, interested parties and governments access to stimulating ideas and an unexpected perspective of traffic and transport issues in North-Limburg. We provide an update once every two months through this newsletter.     In this edition of the newsletter: • A look back at the successful local session of Trendsportal in Venlo. … Read more

Trendsportal starts local sessions

Now that the regional mobility issues are starting to stand out in the work groups, it is time for us to look deeper into what is going on locally. Trendsportal is therefore coming to you this spring!   Local sessions For the local sessions we are inviting companies, institutions and stakeholders to join us in … Read more

Newsletter #1: Welcome to Trendsportal

Welcome to Trendsportal! Drones, self-driving cars, electric vehicles, 3D printing… what effect will these trends have on the mobility of the future? And what does it means for traffic and transport in the North-Limburg region? Over 60 professionals from various fields examined these questions on November 9 and 10. In a platform called Trendsportal , … Read more

EU-program Urban Innovative Actions: a chance for Trendsportal!

The European Commission is launching a program called Urban Innovative Actions (IUA), which supports experimental projects that are too risky to be financed through traditional financing sources. The program finances innovative, daring solution for challenges in urban areas all over Europe, which are making a positive change for residents. Ambitious and creative ideas are converted … Read more

College Den Hulster wins Bike Mode competition

College Den Hulster (municipality of Venlo) won first prize in a national campaign ‘On your Bike. Mode turned on’. This campaign is geared to the safe use of smartphones while riding a bike. The prize they won for this is an XXL school party, with performances by 538-DJs and the popular formation Broederliefde. Offline in … Read more

New solutions for delivering packages

Do you like receiving packages for the entire street? Ordering via internet is growing rapidly. You currently run the risk to receive the packages for everyone in your street as an extension of PostNL, DHL or DLD. New solutions are being presented: delivery to the trunk of your car at work (DHL and Volvo), or … Read more

More Internet-shopping and different shopping experience

We are all increasingly shopping online and more and more packages come to us in delivery trucks. In the future, the consumer will have more options to determine where or how he or she wants to receive packages. It keeps getting easier. But what is happening in the city centers? Do we still go out … Read more