2017 ERTRAC annual conference

 

 

Digitalisation and Decarbonisation

Towards the future European Transport System

 

8 March 2017

09:30-16:00

 

Representation of the Free State of Bavaria to the European Union

Rue Wiertz 77, 1000 Brussels

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ERTRAC organises its 2017 Annual Conference in Brussels on Wednesday 8 March 2017.

 

Kindly hosted by the Representation of the Free State of Bavaria to the European Union, this year ERTRAC Annual Conference is about Digitalisation and Decarbonisation - Towards the future European Transport System.


In the evening before the event, on 7th March from 19.30, a walking dinner will be organised at the exclusive location “Maison Grand Place”, located on the world famous Grand Place of Brussels. Please indicate your participation to this dinner in the form below.

 

Programme:

Please find a printable version of the programme here

Copyright note for the files available below: Presentations may not be reproduced, published, displayed, distributed, transmitted or broadcasted in any way without permission from the author of the presentation.

9.30        Welcome coffee

10.00      Introductory Session: Our Vision for the future Road Transport System

  • Welcome by host, Barbara Schretter, Director of the Representation of the Free State of Bavaria to the European Union
  • Welcome by ERTRAC Chairman Stephan Neugebauer
  • Markus Ferber, Member of the European Parliament, Vice-President ECON Committee
  • Nikolaus von Peter, Member of Cabinet of European Commissioner for Transport Violeta Bulc
  • Clara De la Torre, Director Transport Research, EC DG Research and Innovation
  • Presentation of Vision 2050 prepared by ERTRAC

11.00     CO2 Neutrality and Energy Efficiency

12.00     Lunch

13.30     Connected and Automated Driving

14.30     Transport System Efficiency and Inter-modality

15.30     Conclusions: Take-away messages from the thematic sessions
  • Decarbonisation and Energy EfficiencyUrban Wass, Senior Vice President Innovation and Research Policy, Volvo Group, EUCAR Chairman
  • Connectivity and Automated Driving, Eckard Steiger, Director Chassis Systems Control, Advanced & Systems Engineering, Bosch
  • Transport SystemKaren Vancluysen, Secretary General of POLIS

16.00     End of conference


Please find a printable version of the programme here.

You may also see some highlights of the walking dinner and the event through the photo gallery.

 

PRESS RELEASE ERTRAC2017 Annual Conference out - March 10 2017


 

Where?

Representation of the Free State of Bavaria to the European Union
Rue Wiertz 77, 1000 Brussels
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How?

Subway: lines 1 & 5 – station Maelbeeck/Maalbeeck, lines 2 & 6station Trône/Troon
Bus STIB: lines 21/27/64: stop Trèves, lines 34/80: stop Museum
Airport: STIB Bus line 12: stop Luxembourg, Train : 1/hour direct to station Bruxelles/Brussel Luxembourg
Paying parking: Forte Dei Marmi - Avenue du Maelbeek 64 1040 Etterbeek


REGISTRATION*:

Registrations are closed. EVENT SOLD OUT.


For more information:
ERTRAC
Xavier Aertsens
Director
info@ertrac.org

 

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*Events restricted to ERTRAC-EGVIA network.