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TRIMIS (car sharing) (09007)

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Geo-spatial type
Infrastructure Node
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Smart mobility and services (SMO)
Transport mode
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Transport sectors
Passenger transport


Background & Policy context

The association E-covoiturage developed the website, which is registered as an information hub which server for registered car user offering paid journeys, the so-called carpooling.

The association has created various measures to improve its services and to reach a wider audience.


Main objective of the project is to:

  • improve ease of use of the website,
  • develop new target groups through the addition Romandie,
  • increase membership and the placement activities,
  • expand sponsorship and promotional activities.

The service will be expanded with the following measures - an Italian and Spanish-language will be implemented to help to make the service international. In addition to place an automatic e-mail-based alarm system (people who offer routes will receive an automatic email confirmation when someone has registered as the passenger on the offered route) and a counter will be installed, which will assess the environmental and economic impact of saved trips.


Parent Programmes
Institution Type
Public institution
Institution Name
Swiss Government: State Secretariat for Education and Research
Type of funding
Public (national/regional/local)


The improved website  

Innovation aspects

Enhancing of the car-pooling services due to improved website.

Policy implications

Car sharing is regarded as a kind of sustainable transport so it neededs support.


Lead Organisation
EU Contribution
Partner Organisations
EU Contribution


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