EU Road Safety - Results conference 2022

By Jane Tewson / Updated: 28 Nov 2022
Thursday 08 December 2022, 09:30 to 16:30
Brussels, Belgium
Past event

The EU Road Safety - Results conference 2022 will take place online and in person in Brussels on 8 December 2022, 09:30-16:30 CET. The conference is an opportunity to engage with EU Member State authorities and stakeholders on the progress being made towards implementing the Safe System approach. Participants will learn how the work towards the Key Performance Indicators set out in the Next Steps Towards Vision Zero policy framework is moving forward. It will also offer a forum for analysis and exchange between senior EU policy makers and the wider European road safety community.

Conference programme

09:30 AM - 09:45 AM CET

OPENING ADDRESS

    • Adina Vălean, European Commissioner for Transport

09:45 AM - 10:15 AM CET

OPENING SESSION: WHERE DO WE STAND WITH ROAD SAFETY IN 2022?

    • Introduced by Henrik Hololei, Director General, DG MOVE, European Commission
    • Karima Delli MEP, Chair, TRAN Committee, European Parliament (invited)
    • Martin Kupka, Minister of Transport, Czech Presidency of the Council of the European Union (invited)
    • Emil Boc, Chair of COTER Commission, Committee of the Regions (invited)

10:15 AM - 11:10 AM CET

PANEL DEBATE: KPIS, TARGETS AND STRATEGIES – ARE WE GETTING IT RIGHT?

    • Kristian Schmidt, Director Land, DG MOVE, European Commission and European Road Safety Coordinator
    • Jean-François Gaillet, VIAS, coordinator of Baseline project
    • Tomáš Nerold, Head of National Road Safety Unit, Ministry of Transport, Czechia (Invited)
    • Florence Guillaume, Interministerial Delegate on Road Safety, France (Invited)
    • Livia Spera, General Secretary, European Transport Workers’ Federation
    • Q&A

11:10 AM - 11:30 AM CET

COFFEE BREAK

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM CET

THEMATIC SESSION 1: PROFESSIONAL DRIVERS

How are companies ensuring the safety of their drivers as part of their corporate responsibility actions? What tools do we have for measuring the road safety performance of large corporations? What can we do better to ensure adherence to road safety rules by professional drivers?

    • Chris Vanhoegaerden, Public Affairs Manager, UPS
    • Claes Tingvall, FIA Road Safety Index
    • Marijke Eskes, Central Netherlands Traffic Police and Chair of RoadPol Operational Working Group
    • Raluca Marian, Director, Waterborne EU Advocacy, International Road Transport Union

Moderator: Claire Depré, Head of Unit, Road Safety, DG MOVE.

To view the full agenda, click here. To register, click here.