Working Group Leaders

Representatives of Brussels-based offices leading the work of Transport Working Group.

Transport WG Leader

Leader

Marcus Göpfert

Stuttgart Region

Françoise Guaspare

Leader

Françoise Guaspare

Ile-de-France Europe

Francisco Vigalondo

Leader

Francisco Vigalondo

Aragón Exterior

Ebba Bjerkander

Leader

Ebba Bjerkander

Central Sweden European Office

Transport

The main objectives of this Working Group are to stimulate cooperation between regions and with the different Directorates - General of the European Commission working on Transport, Mobility & Logistics innovation in order to raise awareness of the regional and local dimension in these areas and their potential for growth and employment and to facilitate project development within the area of regional capacity building in the framework of the Smart Specialisation Strategies.

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Last Working Group Meetings

Last Working Group Meetings

Transport WG

Financing the future of mobility

Anna Tranberg

Having identified the collective need for “a healthy planet as our greatest challenge and responsibility”, the President–elect, Ms von der Leyen proposed bolder emissions targets, with a reduction of

Transport WG

EWRC: The integration of the new mobility services in public transport

Anonymous

In the frame of European Week of Regions and Cities 2019, ERRIN network (Transport Working Group) together with POLIS network is organising a conference on new mobility services. The theme will be

WG Events

WG Events

Upcoming H2020 transport calls and Mobility as a Service (MaaS)

Upcoming H2020 transport calls and the state of play of Mobility as a Service (MaaS) Welcome to the next Transport WG meeting! Towards the end of the year, new transport calls will be published under Horizon 2020. We are very happy to have Marina Martínez, H2020 programme officer at CDTI-SOST, with us to present the upcoming calls. In the second part we will look at the Mobility as a Service starting with a presentation from the European Metropolitan Transport Authorities. They recently published a paper on the governance of MaaS and the role of public authorities.  Following this, there will…

Combating organised cross-border cargo theft, using 'tarpaulin cutting'

The Ministry of the Interior and Sports of the State of Saxony-Anhalt together with the Representation of the State of Saxony-Anhalt to the European Union cordially invite you to attend the following event: Combating organised cross-border cargo theft, using "tarpaulin cutting” Approaches by the EU agency Europol, the CARGO project and Transported Asset Protection Association (TAPA) to dismantle European-wide organised criminal structures and -gangs   Cargo theft in the freight transport sector causes direct damages of approximately 300 million Euro annually in Germany according to estimates…

Transport WG - New innovative services based on emerging technologies related to drones

New innovative services based on emerging technologies related to drones The European Commission predicts that by 2035 the European drone sector will directly employ over 100,000 people and will contribute more than €10billion a year to the European economy, mainly in the service sector. Public and private sector stakeholders have been mobilising in Europe to take their shares of this high potential global market, which is at the intersection of several industrial sectors: aerospace, robotics, optics/electronics, Artificial Intelligence, connected objects, etc. In the transport and…

Transport WG - Urban freight and logistics

We are happy to invite you to our next meeting, which will look at urban freight and logistics. We will have presentations from the ALICE ETP on the roadmap “Towards Zero Emissions Logistics 2050” and the Polis Network. The meeting will also provide space for members to present and discuss their priorities in the field – so do bring your input! As we will also have a representative from DG MOVE – Ms Chiarini (Unit B3) – present, it will be an excellent opportunity to share our ideas, projects and expectation with her. Welcome coffee from 14.00. Please find the agenda above and sign up for the…

2019 Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) transport call for proposals

The European Commission has launched the 2019 Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) transport call for proposals. This call co-finances projects addressing missing-links and cross-border connections on the trans-European transport network (TEN-T). The European Committee of the Regions is organising an information session together with the European Commission's DG MOVE who will present the political priorities of the 2019 call. Practical information about how to prepare a successful proposal, as well as other background information relevant to the application and evaluation process will be…

Launch event : GECKO

Launch event - GECKO Governance principles and mEthods enabling deCision maKers to manage and regulate the changing mObility systems GECKO is led by the international public transport association, UITP, and involves several key stakeholder organisations (Polis, IRU and CORTE) as well as research and knowledge centres and businesses. The main goal of GECKO is to support authorities in transitioning to the new mobility paradigm by means of recommendations and other tools regarding regulation and governance. GECKO will engage widely with a range of stakeholders, including city and regional…

Latest Updates

  • By Hilary Webb

Workshop on alternative fuels for road transport – PICASO project

IMDEA energy, as part of the national PICASO project, have organised a workshop that discusses the use of alternative fuels in the Spanish transport sector.

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EWRC: The integration of the new mobility services in public transport

In the frame of European Week of Regions and Cities 2019, ERRIN network (Transport Working Group) together with POLIS network is organising a conference on new mobility services. The theme will be focused particularly on dockless bikesharing, e-scooter sharing, carsharing and ridehailing, taking into consideration the regulations, requirenments and implementation process.

  • By Anonymous

Transport WG - Inland Waterways

Welcome to the next Transport WG meeting!

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Transport WG - Urban freight and logistics

We are happy to invite you to our next meeting, which will look at urban freight and logistics. We will have presentations from the ALICE ETP on the roadmap “Towards Zero Emissions Logistics 2050” and the Polis Network. The meeting will also provide space for members to present and discuss their priorities in the field – so do bring your input!

  • By Anonymous

Transport WG - New innovative services based on emerging technologies related to drones

New innovative services based on emerging technologies related to drones

The European Commission predicts that by 2035 the European drone sector will directly employ over 100,000 people and will contribute more than €10billion a year to the European economy, mainly in the service sector.

  • By Anonymous

Upcoming H2020 transport calls and Mobility as a Service (MaaS)

Upcoming H2020 transport calls and the state of play of Mobility as a Service (MaaS) Welcome to the next Transport WG meeting! Towards the end of the year, new transport calls will be published under Horizon 2020. We are very happy to have Marina Martínez, H2020 programme officer at CDTI-SOST, with us to present the upcoming calls.