Events

  • When: Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 09:30 to 14:00
    Where?:
    Autoworld
    Parc du Cinquantenaire 11
    1000 Brussels
    Belgium
    The Commission will soon present its plans for new vehicle safety standards. This will be a unique opportunity to propose safety improvements for cars, vans and trucks. This truck safety conference will bring together researchers, policy-makers, safety organisations, cities and businesses to discuss how new standards could help EU countries to make their roads and streets safer.
  • When: Monday, September 12, 2016 - 17:00 to Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 20:00
    Did you know that European trucks still consume as much fuel as 20 years ago, making them very costly for our environment and economy?In order toeasily and quickly learn everything there is to know about making trucks cleaner, Transport & Environment warmly invites you to this event, on 12-13 September 2016, at the European Parliament in Strasbourg.Thanks to a virtual reality installation, we will also let you be a truck driver to show you the importance of fuel efficiency for lorries.Finally, you will have the opportunity to give an interview explaining why it is essential to legislate on fuel efficiency for trucks.The inauguration will take place on 12 September, 18:30.With the support of Mep Karima Delli
  • When: Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 19:00 to 21:00
    Where?:
    Member's Restaurant, European Parliament
    1000 Brussels
    Belgium
    This dinner, kindly hosted by Christel Schaldemose MEP and Ivan Štefanec MEP, will aim to contribute to the current Parliament and Council deliberations on the newly proposed type approval reform. The discussion will touch on the key provisions that are necessary to make the EU vehicle testing system more robust and independent, such as giving the Commission power to re-test cars, having better market surveillance of vehicles on the road, having better accountability of national regulators, and increased transparency. Speakers will include representatives from EU institutions, consumers, technical services, third party testing organisations and NGOs.
  • When: Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 18:00 to 21:00
    Where?:
    Permanent Representation of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the EU
    4 - 10 Avenue de Cortenbergh
    1040 Brussels
    Belgium
    Addressing representatives of Member States, Commission Representatives and MEPs, this event will release and discuss new evidence on which incentives Europe can give to accelerate the ultra-low-emission vehicles market and reach climate targets in the transport sector.
  • When: Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 13:30 to 15:00
    Where?:
    European Parliament
    Room ASP 3H1
    1000 Brussels
    Belgium
    This event will feature the launch of an IVL/CE Delft study commissioned by the T&E, which analyses the potential of ship NOx emissions abatement and identifies measures additional to NOX emissions control areas (ECA) through the IMO that need to be taken by the EU to prevent ship NOx emissions overtaking land-based sources.
  • When: Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 13:00 to 14:30
    Where?:
    European Parliament
    Room ASP 3G3
    1047 Brussels
    Belgium
    The European Commission will soon present new climate policy to reduce the emissions of the non-traded sectors after 2020. These sectors – including road transport, buildings and agriculture, amongst others – are currently covered by the EU’s Effort Sharing Decision (ESD), which regulates almost 60% of the GHG greenhouse gas emissions in the EU. 
  • When: Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 17:00 to 20:00
    Where?:
    Avenue du Boulevard 17
    1210 Brussels
    Belgium
    The Platform for Electro-Mobility is a growing multi-stakeholder effort to accelerate the transition in Europe towards sustainable multimodal electro-mobility. The Members of the Platform for Electro-Mobility invite businesses, stakeholders and decision-makers to learn more about the potential of electro-mobility in Europe.
  • When: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 13:00 to 15:00
    Where?:
    European Parliament
    JAN 6Q1
    1000 Brussels
    Belgium
        Hosted by Ivo Belet MEP (EPP), Lucy Anderson MEP (S&D), Gerben-Jan Gerbrandy MEP (ALDE), Karima Delli MEP (Greens/EFA)    Organised by Transport & Environment (T&E), with the financial support of Umweltbundesamt (UBA)   Register online here  
  • When: Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 09:30 to 17:30
    Where?:
    Coudenberg 3
    1000 Brussels
    Belgium
    RESCHEDULED: This event was rescheduled following the Brussels terror attacks of 22 March. Transport & Environment (T&E) warmly invites you to an all-day conference in Brussels to discuss the decarbonisation of road transport.Bringing together key policy makers from member states, permanent representations, the Commission and the research community, the debate will focus on how European fuel economy standards can help EU countries meet their 2030 climate targets.
  • When: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 12:30 to 15:00
    Where?:
    Room 5G1
    European Parliament
    1047 Brussels
    Belgium
    Transport & Environment (T&E), with the financial support of Umweltbundesamt (UBA), is convening a policy discussion on the contribution of shipping to the EU's emissions reduction targets for 2030. The event will bring together high-profile speakers from industry, governments and academia and NGOs to discuss how the sector can carries its fair share of the burden to meet the objectives of the Paris climate agreement.

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