1. Definition of the research landscape by reviewing literature related to technological advances, political imperatives, future transport concepts, foward looking research projects,
2. Understanding the conditions by definition and validation – with the help of experts – of Megatrends and their impact on the transport concepts of the future using the Analytical Network Process (ANP),
3. Delivering Mid term research priorities by developing a sketch of the future transport system, identifying gaps between ongoing R&D streams – fields of technology and development of the mobility system itself) , delivering a blueprint on transport needs, priorities and opportunities – especially by trying to identify and integrate blind spots beyond the mainstream.