Program 2018

Cities for Mobility Congress 2018

International Congress 2018


New mobility and the transformation of our cities

Sunday, June 17, 2018

7:30 pm

Welcome Get-together at Stuttgart City Hall

Monday, June 18, 2018

8:00 am

Registration (Stuttgart City Hall / Rathaus)

Coffee, tea and snacks

9:10 am

Moderation and opening

Kathleen Elsig, Director Smartmove (Switzerland)

9:20 am

Opening speeches

Fritz Kuhn, Mayor of Stuttgart

Roland Ries, Mayor of Strasbourg

10:00 am

Keynote "Cities without cars?! The future of urban mobility"

Prof. Dr. Stephan Rammler, Institute of Transportation Design, Braunschweig University of Art

10:30 am

Keynote "Urban Mobility: Daimler´s vision for the future"

Klaus Entenmann, Chairman of the Board of Management, Daimler Financial Services AG

11:00 am

Coffee break

11:30 am

Keynote "Mobility innovation in cities: Avoiding pitfalls, embracing opportunities"

Karen Vancluysen, Secretary General of the POLIS network

12:00 am

Question & answer session

and introduction to parallel sessions

1:00 pm


Exhibition presenting mobility projects, innovations and organizations, 3rd floor

2:30 pm

Parallel Sessions

Session 1: The city as laboratory for mobility innovations and experiments
Session 2: New mobility – a challenge for urban planning
Session 3: Smart traffic, less pollution and new businesses with innovative city logistics

4:45 pm

Summary of the day and practical information

6:00 pm

Transfer to the SSB Tramway Museum

meeting point: entrance of City Hall

7:00 - 10:00 pm

Evening event at the SSB Tramway Museum

Veielbrunnenweg 3, 70372 Stuttgart (Bad Cannstatt)

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

8:30 am

Light breakfast at Stuttgart City Hall

9:30 am

New developments and services in urban public transport

Best practices from European cities and regions - co-organized with the EUROCITIES network: Terrassa (Spain), Catalonia (Spain), Stockholm (Sweden), Stuttgart (Germany)

11:00 am

Coffee break

11:30 am

Sustainable mobility: Challenges and innovations from the perspective of Latin America and Africa

Taline Schroeder Rolim, City of Joinville, Brazil
Emmanuel John, Transportation Growth Initiative, Nigeria

12:30 pm

Wrap-up and introduction to afternoon program (site visits)

1:00 pm


2:30 – 6:00 pm

Site visits in Stuttgart

Site visit 1: The Pedelec city – tour with electric bicycles
Site visit 2: Multimodal public transport tour
Site visit 3: Innovative city logistic pilots
Site visit 4: Shortcuts in the city: “Stuttgart steps” tour (Stäffele)

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