Join 300 delegates at the principal annual event for all those involved in turning the Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan concept into practice.
Event highlights include:
Keynotes from the European Commission and welcome from the German Ministry for Transport and Digital Infrastructure
Join Commissioner Violeta Bulc, European Commissioner for Transport, for an interactive discussion on how the take-up of the SUMP concept can be accelerated across Europe and hear from Nikolaus von Peter, Cabinet of the Commissioner for Transport about the latest European Union policy initiatives. Rainer Bomba, State Secretary, German Ministry for Transport and Digital Infrastructure will also welcome you to the conference.
Visit Bremen to experience a city where SUMP processes are at the heart of decision-making
Bremen is the perfect location to visit and explore the conference theme, ‘Planning the efficient city’. The city has one of the lowest congestion rates in Europe and was Winner of the Sustainable Urban Mobility Award 2014. A host of excursions are arranged to demonstrate how planning processes are shaping the creation of low car (and low carbon) neighbourhoods, promotion of vehicle sharing, electrification of public transport, optimised management of freight, and the enhancement of cycle infrastructure.
A special invitation to join the Mayor’s Tour!
Senator Joachim Lohse, Bremen’s Senator for the Environment Construction and Development,extends a special invitation to all visiting Mayor’s and elected city representatives to join a hosted tour of the city and for political talks.
Learn from best practice cities and join sessions debating topical SUMP development subjects
How can we best integrate spatial and mobility planning for the city-region? What role can mobility and mobility planning play in fostering social cohesion in a multicultural society? How should we plan for automated urban transport? And much more!
Update your knowledge and exchange views on the latest tools aiding SUMP preparation
Join sessions introducing tools and techniques for planning steps including: mobility measure selection and appraisal; modelling for walking and cycling; and mobilising civic participation.
Combine your visit to the conference in Bremen with other sustainable mobility events
CiViTAS CAPITAL Training, the SWITCH project Final Conference and a European Urban Transport Roadmap 2030 Workshop will be taking place at times directly before and after the 3rd European Conference on Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans.
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Travel and accommodation information is provided in the Outline Agenda.