Smart Transportation Alliance (STA)

iPlan, 40 Gracechurch Street, London EC3V 0BT (United Kingdom)


Founded in December 2014 and with headquarters in London (United Kingdom), the Smart Transportation Alliance (STA) is a notforprofit global collaborative platform for transportation infrastructure innovation.In the context of a safe, sustainable and integrated transportation system, STA’s vision is the deployment of Smart Transportation Infrastructures connecting people and businesses across the world.

Key Facilities

A platform for knowledge management, STA’s mission is to lead and support activities improving the methods, technologies and standards associated to transportation infrastructures.


José F. Papí

Pablo García

Amandine Muskus


Since July 2014, STA coordinates the dissemination and exploitation activities of theEU-funded "High-Performance Steel for Safer and more Competitive Safety Barriers" HIPEBA project.

Relevant Research Publications

De La Peña E. (2015), Smart Roads: A Vision”.Papí J., García P. (2015). A strategic Road Research Agenda 2015-2025”. García, P. and Papí, J. (2014), “Be prepared”. Climate Change Adaptation to RoadInfrastructure. Thinking Highways.