14th World Conference on Transport Research 15 July 2016 - 16 July 2016 Shanghai, China
The World Conference on Transport Research has been held every three years since 1977. The 14th World Conference will be held 10-15 July 2016 in Shanghai, China at Tongji University, which will host the Conference at its main campus. The WCTRS Young Researchers’ Conference will take place on 10 July 2016. The aims of the conference are to offer a unique opportunity to bring together experts in all aspects of transport research, from all parts of the world and to stimulate the exchange of ideas in the broad field of transport research.
Parliamentary Evening Event: Sustainable Transport in Africa 23 June 2016 Berlin, Germany
The German Partnership for Sustainable Mobility, the German-African Business Association and the European Institute for Sustainable Transport (EURIST) cordially invite you to an evening discussion about German-African partnership in sustainable transport on 23 June 2016, 5 p.m. in the Reichstag Building, Berlin. Under the patronage of Andreas Lämmel, Member of the Bundestag, and with support from Kurt Bodewig, former German Minister for Transport and current CEO of Baltic Sea Forum and UN-NGO expert, we will discuss opportunities and challenges facing development in the transport sector in Africa.
Annual Summit of the International Transport Forum 18 May 2016 - 20 May 2016 Leipzig, Germany
The Annual Summit of the International Transport Forum is the premier global transport policy event. Since 2008, the Summit brings together ministers from around the world to share policy perspectives with CEOs, heads of international organisations, thought leaders from civil society and academia, and media. This vibrant conference addresses strategic and topical issues across all transport modes where participants can engage in the debate through a variety of session formats. more...
6th European Transport Research Conference 18 April 2016 - 21 April 2016 Warsaw, Poland
Innovative Solutions for Tomorrows Mobility The Transport Research Arena is the most important transport research event in Europe, gathering every 2 years the key stakeholders such as researchers, experts, operators, industry and policy-makers. more...
Transport in action: boosting the take-up of sustainable urban mobility SOLUTIONS - International cooperation on low-carbon transport 14 April 2016 - 15 April 2016 Berlin, Germany
This two-day conference, the final event of the SOLUTIONS project, will showcase the activities performed by cities working together on sustainable mobility as part of the SOLUTIONS project. The SOLUTIONS project supports the exchange on innovative and green urban mobility solutions between cities from Europe, Latin America and the Mediterranean. Its overall objective is to make a substantial contribution to the uptake of innovative and green urban mobility solutions across the world by facilitating dialogue and exchange, promoting successful policy, providing guidance and tailored advice to city officials, and fostering future cooperation on research, development and innovation. This event in Berlin (Germany) will bring together international organisations, consultants, local authorities, and experts involved in transport issues and solutions - and present and discuss the progress, results and legacy of the SOLUTIONS project. For more information about SOLUTIONS, please visit the project website www.urban-mobility-solutions.eu.
European Habitat Side Event: Transport in action:boosting the take-up of sustainable urban mobility 16 March 2016 Prague, Czech Republic
The SOLUTIONS project and Urban Electric Mobility Vehicles Initiative (UEMI) support international exchange on sustainable urban mobility solutions. These initiatives bring together a wealth of experience and technical knowledge from international organisations, consultants, cities, and experts involved in transport issues and solutions. SOLUTIONS and the UEMI aim to make a substantial contribution to the uptake of innovative and green urban mobility solutions across the world by facilitating dialogue and exchange, promoting successful policy, providing guidance and tailored advice to city officials, and fostering future cooperation on research, development and innovation. This event will showcase some of the activities of cities working together on sustainable mobility as part of the SOLUTIONS project and the UEMI network.
COP 21 side-events and debates Pathways to sustainable mobility through local, national and global action
A public debate at the COP 21 to discuss the opportunities and barriers of sustainable transport measures and the contribution of city-to-city cooperation to boost take-up and transfer. December 2015 Lima Paris Action Agenda event on global transport landscape and trends, adaptation issues, and the mitigation potential in people and freight transport. This also included a stocktake of progress of actions on Transport and Climate Change since the Secretary General's Climate Summit in September 2014, including the Urban Electric Mobility Initiative (UEMI) Jointly organized by SOLUTIONS and the UEMI