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IRU – EU Lunch Debate: What technological disruption means for mobility

25 May 2016 Belgium Brussels


IRU – EU Lunch Debate

Michael Cramer MEP, Chair of the European Parliament Transport & Tourism Committee, will be joined by Violeta Bulc, European Commissioner for Transport and Hellen van Dongen, Director Public Transport & Rail Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure & the Environment and IRU to discuss the impact of technological disruption on mobility.  

The relaxed lunch debate will address some key questions on the opportunities and challenges that innovation brings to the taxi and hire cars with driver industry both from a regulatory and user-centric angle and provide an opportunity for open discussion and knowledge-sharing with politicians, policy and decision makers and industry voices including drivers and operators.

Agenda

12h30 - 14h30Renaissance Hotel, Brussels. 

Opening Statements
  • Michael Cramer, MEP - Chair of the European Parliament Transport & Tourism Committee
  • Violeta Bulc, European Commissioner for Transport
  • Hellen van Dongen - Director Public Transport & Rail Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure & the Environment
  • Hubert Andela - President of the IRU Taxi GROUP
Moderated by Michael Nielsen, IRU General Delegate to the EU
 

Open discussion with participants, including politicians & decision makers and industry voices including drivers and operators. 

Lunch served during the course of the debate.

Reinaissance Hotel
Rue du Parnasse 19, 1050 Bruxelles, Belgium