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EU Road Safety - Results conference 2022

8 December 2022, 09:30 – 16:40

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THE 2022 EDITION WILL BE HELD IN HYBRID FORM, ONLINE AND IN BRUSSELS

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  • road safety
  • -
  • Brussels, Belgium

Programme

  1. 8 Dec 2022,
    09:30 AM - 09:45 AM CET
    OPENING ADDRESS
    • Adina Vălean, European Commissioner for Transport
  2. 09:45 AM - 10:15 AM CET
    OPENING SESSION: WHERE DO WE STAND WITH ROAD SAFETY IN 2022?
    • Introduced by Henrik Hololei, Director General, DG MOVE, European Commission
    • Karima Delli MEP, Chair, TRAN Committee, European Parliament (invited)
    • Martin Kupka, Minister of Transport, Czech Presidency of the Council of the European Union (invited)
    • Nathalie Sarrabezolles, Chair of COTER Commission, Committee of the Regions (invited)
  3. 10:15 AM - 11:10 AM CET
    PANEL DEBATE: KPIS, TARGETS AND STRATEGIES – ARE WE GETTING IT RIGHT?
    • Kristian Schmidt, Director Land, DG MOVE, European Commissionand European Road Safety Coordinator
    • Jean-François Gaillet,VIAS, coordinator of Baseline project  
    • Tomáš Nerold, Head of National Road Safety Unit, Ministry of Transport, Czechia (Invited)
    • Ministry of the Interior, France
    • Q&A
  4. 11:10 AM - 11:30 AM CET
    COFFEE BREAK
  5. 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM CET
    THEMATIC SESSION 1: PROFESSIONAL DRIVERS

    How are companies ensuring the safety of their drivers as part of their corporate responsibility actions? What tools do we have for measuring the road safety performance of large corporations? What can we do better to ensure adherence to road safety rules by professional drivers?

    • Chris Vanhoegaerden, Public Affairs Manager, UPS
    • Claes Tingvall, FIA Road Safety Index
    • Marijke Eskes, Central Netherlands Traffic Police and Chair of RoadPol Operational Working Group

    Moderator: Madga Kopczyncska, Director, Waterborne Transport, DG MOVE

  6. 12:15 PM - 01:00 PM CET
    THEMATIC SESSION 2: VULNERABLE ROAD USERS

    How do we allocate adequate space to vulnerable road users? What role can personal mobility devices like e-scooters play in our mobility mix? How can EU-funded research help improve outcomes for vulnerable road users such as cyclists?

    • Johan Diepens, Mobycon, Netherlands
    • Cristina Rodenas, DGT, Spain
    • Ms Georgia Galvini, ISSINOVA, Italy, lead coordinator of the CIVITAS Handshake project (invited)

    Moderator: Antonio Avenoso, ETSC

  7. 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM CET
    LUNCH BREAK
  8. 02:30 PM - 03:15 PM CET
    THEMATIC SESSION 3: YOUNG PEOPLE AND ROAD SAFETY

    How can young people be more involved in making Europe’s roads safer? What could be improved in driver training to improve the road safety of young/ novice drivers? How can we best incorporate road safety into the school curriculum?

    • Floor Lieshout, YOURS (invited)
    • Manuel Picardi, EFA – European Association of driving schools
    • Vasilliki Danelli-Mylona, Road Safety Institute "Panos Mylonas", Greece, lead coordinator of Erasmus/ project Knights for Road Safety/ Road Safety Academy

    Moderator: Claire Depré, Head of Unit, Road Safety, DG MOVE

  9. 03:15 PM - 04:00 PM CET
    THEMATIC SESSION 4: ROAD SAFETY WITH A MORE AUTOMATED VEHICLE FLEET

    Are we building distraction into our vehicles? How can data generated by new vehicles help improve road safety? And how can we encourage experienced drivers to engage in ongoing learning on advanced vehicle features?

    • Frank Mütze, ETSC
    • Nicolas Jeanmart, Insurance Europe re #Data4Drivers initiative
    • Bas Kasteel, Hyundai Motor Europe (invited)

    Moderator: Joaquim Nunes De Almeida, Director Mobility and Energy Intensive Industries, DG GROW

  10. 04:00 PM - 04:30 PM CET
    CONCLUDING SESSION: ADDRESSING THE ROAD SAFETY CHALLENGE IN THE GLOBAL SOUTH
    • Adina Vălean, European Commissioner for Transport and Jean Todt, UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy on Road Safety
  11. 04:30 PM - 04:30 PM CET
    CLOSING REMARKS
    • Kristian Schmidt, Director Land, DG MOVE, European Commission and European Road Safety Coordinator

Practical information

When
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Where
Hybrid Event: Brussels and online
Brussels, Belgium
Languages
English

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