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Policy Segment

Innovations for Sustainable Inland Transport
with Special Attention to Information and Communication Technologies

23 February 2016, 11.00 - 17.30, Salle XII, Palais des Nations, Geneva

Policy Segment Flyer
Concept note 
English PDF
French PDF
Russian PDF
See also the posters of the exhibition on "Transport for Sustainable Development"
Speakers

Opening of ITC & Launch of the Study on "Transport for Sustainable Development: the Case of Inland Transport"

11.00–11.20

Christian Friis Bach, Executive Secretary, UNECE
Eva Molnar, Director, Sustainable Transport Division, UNECE
Jean-Pierre Loubinoux, Director General, UIC
Umberto De Pretto, Secretary General, IRU
High Level Policy segment
Russell Shields, Moderator of policy segment, Chair Ygomi; Board Member World ITS Congress; founding Board Member ITS America

Session I: Access for all: The role of Governments in harnessing the full potential of transport innovations

11.20–12.30

Bart van Bolhuis, Director for International Affairs at the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment, on Dutch EU Presidency priorities
"From vision to reality: Dutch EU Presidency priorities on sustainable mobility and synergies with the work of the Inland Transport Committee and UNECE"

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Prof. Elmar Fürst, Institute for Transport and Logistics Management, Vienna University of Economics and Business
"Accessible Mobility: Why improved accessibility for sight impaired sustains universal functionality"

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Session II: Connecting the dots: Connectivity and access for tomorrow’s passenger mobility

14.30–15.40

Alain Flausch, Secretary General, UITP 
"Public Transport in the changing urban mobility landscape"

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Leon Rizzi, VP Sales EMEA, INRIX 
"Big data: turning crowd-sourced data into actionable insights for improved mobility management"

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Hervé Richard, Director “Door to Door” SNCF 
"SNCF as shared mobility integrator"

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Session III: Connecting the dots: Connectivity and access–the logistics dimension

16.10-17.20

Peter Füglistaler, Director, Swiss Federal Office of Transport 
"New railway base tunnels in Switzerland: improving logistics between the dots in Europe"

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Claude Pfauvadel, Chef de la Mission du Transport des Matières Dangereuses, MEDDE and Chair of WP.15/AC.1
"Use of telematics in the transport of dangerous goods"

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Wim Van Gefen, Nestlé Global Head of Physical Distribution
"Towards Sustainable Distribution in Nestlé"

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Moderator’s conclusions

17.20–17.30

Interventions
PDFSpain
PDFOSCE
PDFCITA
PDFRussian Federation

 

Transport for Sustainable Development - Exhibition Posters