18° Congresso dell'EPA-European Parking Association
18° CONGRESSO EPA, ROTTERDAM, 20-22 settembre 2017
E' possibile registrarsi sul sito: www.epacongress.eu.
Pubblichiamo una nota informativa ricevuta dall'EPA, IN LINGUA INGLESE:
18th EPA Congress and Exhibition 2017: unique knowledge and exchange platform for the European parking industry
Parking will get smarter in the future. But how?
For all those interested in how successful smart parking already works and how it can get even better in the future the 18th EPA Congress with parallel Exhibition from 20 – 22 September 2017 in Rotterdam, Netherlands provides the answer. Renowned experts from science, politics and the industry giving an overview about smart solutions in urban mobility and parking facility management, include:
• Mr José Viegas, (former) Secretary-General of the International Transport Forum at the OECD
• Mr. Erik Jonnaert, Secretary General of the European Automobile Manufacturers Association
• Mr. Pex Langenberg, Deputy Mayor of Rotterdam, urban mobility
• Mr. Frank De Moor, CEO Q-Park
and more than 20 further experts from authorities, industry, consultants and academic institutions. All presentations will be in English.
Parking industry does not stand still – focus on mobility changes
The main focal themes of the congress program: the future of urban mobility, data and getting connected, pricing and revenue management, parking policy, e-mobility, and technology will be covered by the expert presentations. New mobility trends, technologies, innovations and their impact on parking – that is the mission of the EPA Congress 2017.
Effective parking policies & parking management, supported by new technologies opens new possibilities to balance accessibility in urban areas with high quality public space and social wellbeing. Dutch cities being frontrunners in those developments provide a particular added value for the host country Netherlands, says Monique Pluijm, president of the Dutch Parking Association VEXPAN
Let´s learn from the neighbouring European countries
Beside exhibitors from the host country Netherlands many companies from European countries will present a wide range of products and services from planning, construction to operation of parking facilities at the professional exhibition alongside the congress. Visitors have the opportunity to gain professional expertise by using practical examples.
The venue: the City Lounge of Rotterdam
The 18th EPA Congress and Exhibition 2017 will hosted in the Doelen congress centre in the vibrant heart of Rotterdam with numerous hotels and restaurants at easy walking distance. The welcome party and congress dinner will take place in the Maritime Museum and the historical Laurens Church, both within the City Lounge of Rotterdam.
To register please visit www.epacongress.eu. The ticket includes the congress participation with two evening events and a free entry to the parallel EPA Exhibition.