Road to Zero Emissions - Electric, Efficient and Clean Transport

Bonn, Saturday 11 November 2017 | 12:00-13:30
EU Programme of Side Events
Brussels Conference Room, EU Pavilion, Area A1 of the Bonn zone


Natuur & Milieu on behalf of the Cleaner Car Contracts and Smart Freight Centre on behalf of the Global Logistics Emissions Council (GLEC) and the EU project Logistics Emissions Accounting and Reduction Network (LEARN), invite you to join a panel debate of leading companies and governments on how to progress to electric and clean transportation. 

Introduction speech: EC Mobility Package 

Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the European Commission, in charge of Energy Union 

Panel debate: electric and clean passenger transport - the importance and ambition for a fast transition to electric mobility from a company, country and EU perspective 

Moderator: Koenraad Backers, Project Leader Sustainable Mobility, Natuur & Milieu 

Panelists: 
European Commission: Artur Runge-Metzger, Director for Climate Strategy, governance and emissions from non-trading sectors, DG CLIMA 
Dutch government: Petrouschka Werther, Director Climate, Air and Noise, Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment 
▪ LeasePlan: Erik Henstra, Managing Director LeasePlan The Netherlands 
Vattenfall: Oskar Ahnfelt, Vice President Public & Regulatory Affairs 
▪ Royal Haskoning DHV: Jantine Zwinkels, Energy, Climate and Governance Professional 
▪ Centric: Tristan Koch, CSR Manager 

Panel debate: efficient and clean freight transport - how companies, the EU and governments can work together on smart and clean freight 

Moderator: Eszter Toth-Weedon, Industry Relations Manager, Smart Freight Centre 

Panelists: 
European Commission: Artur Runge-Metzger, Director for Climate Strategy, governance and emissions from non-trading sectors, DG CLIMA 
France government: Marc Cottignies, Expert Engineer Transport and Mobility Department, ADEME 
Netherlands government: Petrouschka Werther, Director Climate, Air and Noise, Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment 
Suzanne Greene, Manager, Sustainable Logistics Initiative at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's (MIT) Center for Transportation & Logistics 
Private sector company to be confirmed 

More Information & social media 

There is no need to register for this event. Contact Koenraad Backers (k.backers@natuurenmilieu.nl) or Eszter Toth-Weedon (eszter.toth-weedon@smartfreightcentre.org). 

@natuurenmilieu | @smartfreightctr | @COP23 | @LEARNprojectEU 

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