ERS 2017: Looking beyond the Fourth Railway Package
EUROPE: ‘Implementation’ was the watchword of speakers and delegates at Railway Gazette Group’s third European Rail Summit, which was hosted by the Representation of the Free State of Bayern to the EU in Brussels on November 7.
Entitled ‘Beyond the Fourth Railway Package’, the Summit addressed the policy challenges facing the European rail sector as it looks to implement the market and technical pillars of 4RP while simultaneously responding to a rapidly changing transport market.
Our Storify captures the essence of the various presentation and panel discussions throughout the day, and includes a video stream of the keynote address given by Elisabeth Werner, recently appointed Director of Land Transport at DG Move.
Elisabeth Werner has become Director, Land Transport, in the European Commission’s transport directorate DG Move. She was previously Head of Unit in charge of Planning & Co-ordination, and also served in the office of former Vice-President Siim Kallas.
EUROPE: Reaching an audience in excess of 350 people, the second European Rail Summit organised by the Railway Gazette Group took place in Brussels on April 27-28 against a backdrop of legislative progress on various elements of European rail policy.Featuring keynote addresses by European Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc and the ...
The urgency for rapid implementation of the Technical Pillar of the Fourth Railway Package was underlined by several speakers at the European Rail Summit, which was hosted by Railway Gazette at the Representation of the Free State of Bayern in Brussels on November 4-5.