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International conference „Free public transport for all. Dream and reality“

Tallinn 9.05-12.05.2018

Partner event of European Green Week 2018

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Conference Agenda:

9 May 2018
Neitsitorn, Lühike jalg 9a, Tallinn
19:00  Welcome drink and snacks for foreign participants of the conference.

10 May 2018
Tallinn Creative Hub, Põhja bld  27a
8:45 -09:30 Registration
9:30-13:00 Opening remarks :
Kadri Simson, Estonian Minister of Economic Affairs and Infrastructure
Karima Delli,  Chairman of the European  Parliament Transport and tourism commission welcoming address (pre-recorded)
Taavi Aas, Mayor of Tallinn

Free public transport reality :
Patrice Vergriete, Mayor of Dunkerque, France presentation 
Lars Isacsson, Mayor of Avesta, Sweden presentation
Detlef Tabbert, Mayor of Templin, Germany presentation 
Ana Ujma, advisor to the Mayor of Zory, Poland presentation 
Daniel Santini, Sao Paulo, Brasil presentation presentation

Free public transport dream:
Emmanuel Grégoire,  Deputy Mayor of Paris in charge of Budget, Financing and Transformation of Public Policies presentation
Paolo Vergnano, City councillor of Rovereto, Trento, Italy presentation
Boris Palmer, Mayor of Tübingen, Germany presentation 
Arturas Zuokas, ex Mayor of City of Vilnius, member ov City Council, Lithuania presentation 

Speakers panel

13:00-14:00 Lunch at the Tallinn Creative Hub
Emerging first free public transport nation

Kadri Simson, Estonian Minister of Economic Affairs and Infrastructure presentation
Taavi Aas, Mayor of Tallinn speech
Kirke Williamson,  Estonian Road Administration Head of Public Transport Department presentation 
Uno Silberg,  Chairman of Kose Municipality Council, member of European Committee of the Regions presentation
Stuart Cole, Prof Stuart Cole, South Wales University presentation 

Speakers panel.

18:15 -19:00 Guided walk in in Old Town, meeting at the front of Old Town Hall/Rathouse
House of Blackheads, Pikk str 26, Tallinn
19:00  Classical piano concert Indrek Vau (trompet), Peep Lassmann (piano)
20:00 Dinner at the House of Blackheads

11 May 2018
10:00- 13:00
Site visits related to public transport and Tallinn urban development
Vabaduse sq 7 Tallinn
13:00-14:30 Lunch (place tbc)

12 May 2018
Optional day trip to Lahemaa National Park for foreign participants

Viimati muudetud 17.05.2018