16th Urban Mobility India (UMI) Conference & Exhibition 2023:
The 16th Urban Mobility India (UMI) Conference & Exhibition 2023 concluded.
- The event was organized by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs through the Institute of Urban Transport (India) and with the support of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd from 27th – 29th October, 2023 in New Delhi.
- The importance of the National Common Mobility Card (NCMC) as a convenient and efficient payment method for commuters was emphasized.
- The conference explored innovative funding mechanisms and public-private partnerships to meet urban transportation infrastructure demands.
- UMI Conference & Exhibition 2023 underscored the importance of transitioning to electric vehicles (EVs) to reduce emissions and urged investment in EV infrastructure.
- Awards were presented in various categories for excellence and best practices in urban transport projects.
- Categories included the Best Public Transport System, Most Innovative Financing Mechanism, and Best Green Transport Initiative.