Polis member Mr. Peter Mann, Senior Director - Transport, Bristol City Council, UK, was interviewed at the International Transport Forum’s 2016 Summit on “Green and Inclusive Transport” in Leipzig, Germany on 18 May 2016.
The first meeting of the CIMEC-CODECS City Pool took place on 3 March 2016 in London. The main points of discussion were city requirements for C-ITS as well as supplier and vehicle manufacturer expectations. The attendance was high: 55 delegates coming from all Europe attended the event.
High-level speakers, such as the Commissioner for Transport Violeta Bulc, the Vice President of the European Commission and responsible for the European Energy Union, Maros Sefcovic, and the Dutch Minister for Infrastructure and the Environment Melanie Schultz von Haegen, are on the agenda.
The Polis Annual Conferences provide an opportunity for cities and regions to showcase their transport achievements to a large audience and for the wider transport community to engage with representatives of city and regional authorities on innovative transport solutions.
The General Assembly is jointly organised by the European Commission Directorates-General for Mobility and Transport, Energy and Communications Networks, Content & Technology. It is an official associated event of the current Dutch Presidency. In its third edition, this event is the place to be for learning about key policy and market trends for smart cities and communities and creating new contacts and networks.