The MAVEN project aims to provide solutions for managing automated vehicles in an urban environment (with signalised intersections and mixed traffic). It will develop algorithms for organising the flow of infrastructure-assisted automated vehicles, and structuring the negotiation processes between vehicles and the infrastructure. Platooning is an evident example of a technology in this domain. The MAVEN approach will substantially contribute to increasing traffic efficiency, improving utilisation of infrastructure capacity, and reducing emission. MAVEN will build a prototype system that will be used both for field tests and for extensive modelling for impact assessment. Furthermore, the project will contribute to the development of enabling technologies, such as telecommunication standards and high-precision maps. A roadmap for the introduction of road transport automation will be developed, to support road authorities in understanding potential future changes in their role and in the tasks of traffic management. A white paper on "management of automated vehicles in a smart city environment" will position the MAVEN results in the broader perspective of transport in smart cities, and embed these with the principles and technologies for smart cities, as well as service delivery.

What does MAVEN benefit for


What does MAVEN mean for OEMs?


What does MAVEN mean for cities?

Infrastructure service providers

What does MAVEN mean for infrastructure service providers?


What does MAVEN mean for academia?

End users

What does MAVEN mean for end users?

MAVEN test sites and simulations


Recent News

Braunschweig integration video

The final field tests in Braunschweig were succesfully completed. Platooning between Hyundai and DLR was demonstrated in open roads together with the interaction with the infrastructure running AGLOSA control algorithms. The video below gives a good overview of the achievements and conclude the integration phase of MAVEN!

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MAVEN final event

As the MAVEN project enters its final straight, it will hold its final event in Helmond on 6 June, taking advantage of the ITS congress, to share its main findings and conclusions. Join the MAVEN final event to learn about the main project findings and to take part in a demonstration ride of some MAVEN

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Succesful final integration tests in Helmond

In the week from the 18th to 22nd of February 2019, an important MAVEN test event took place in Helmond. The Hyundai Motor Europe Technical Center team responsible for the MAVEN project tested, for the first time on real roads with the support of Dynniq, the MAVEN infrastructure-assisted automated driving through urban intersections. In these

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