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10:30

Welcome to SHIFT Mobility
Susanne Schöne, Moderation
Session 1
SHIFT IT FOR GOOD – MOBILITY TODAY & TOMORROW
10:35
The Connected & Intelligent Future of Automotive
Nakul Duggal, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Automotive, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
11:10
How Start-Ups Can Enable the Transformation Towards a Sustainable Aerospace Industry – The Start-Up Story of Lilium
Patrick Nathen, Co-Founder, Lilium
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Session 2
SUSTAINABLE MOBILITY – WHO’S IN CHARGE?
11:30
Sustainability as the Source of Innovation
Vanessa Thompson, Clean-tech author & speaker, New Degree Press
11:50
Need for Speed – The Future of Charging in E-Mobility
Alexander Junge, Member of the Executive Board of Aral AG, General Manager bp pulse, Central Europe
12:10
E-Mobility – Pathway to a More Sustainable Future
Alexander Junge, Member of the Executive Board of Aral AG, General Manager bp pulse, Central Europe
Vanessa Thompson, Clean-tech author & speaker, New Degree Press
12:40
Multi-Stakeholder-Dialogue as a Key Tool for Building Sustainable Ventures across Nations
Dr. Jeremias Kettner, German Foreign Policy Expert
Bernhard Randerath, CEO, German Emirati Institute
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13:00 – 14:00

BREAK
Session 3
URBAN MOBILITY – HOW CITIES MOVE
14:00
The Mercedes-Benz SUSTAINEER: An Innovation Driver for a Sustainable Urban Mobility
Marcel Minter, Head of Business & Product Strategy, MB Vans, Mercedes-Benz AG
14:20
New Urban Mobility & Smart Cities – Does the Ideal City for Future Mobility Exist?
Marcel Minter, Head of Business & Product Strategy, MB Vans, Mercedes-Benz AG
Jason Whittet, Digital Innovation Lead – Smart Cities, Amazon Web Services
John C. Schönbeck, Director Strategic Partnering, Designworks, a BMW Group Company
14:40
AfricroozE: Setting a Milestone in Africa’s Mobility Transition
Rumbi Ebbefeld, Project Management, AfricroozE
Jürgen Perschon, CEO, AfricroozE
15:00
Insights into the Usage Habits of Owned Micromobility: Hardware Trends and Customer Habits
Manuel Hug,, CEO and Co-Founder, SoFlow AG
15:00 – 16:30
MIND-SHIFTER COMPETITION
Elevator Pitch of Mobility Start-Ups
Interactive Stage
15:20
Human-Scaled Mobility in Cities
Lynn Greenberg, Founder & CEO, Pivt Enterprise
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Session 4
PUSHING THE LIMITS – NEW DIMENSIONS OF MOBILITY
15:40
Let’s Give Cars a Sense of Smell
Thorsten Graunke, Senior Scientist – Smart Sensing and Electronics, Fraunhofer IIS
16:00
Urban Electric Mobility – Silent & Smog-free
Simone Vicari, Vice President Of Global Operations, Lexgo
16:20
Will Satellites Drive the Future of Mobility?
Anela Boese, CTO, Stellar

16:40
Sustainable Urban Mobility – The Final Frontier
Sascha Pallenberg, Member of the Advisory Board, SHIFT Mobility
17:00
The Metaverse – A Story about the Dos and Don’ts on a Way to Smarter Environments
Jay Latta, Speaker & CEO, STINT – Strategic Intelligence for New Technologies
17:20
Road to Metaverse
Michael Broda, CEO, ECON
17:40
Same Same but Different? Communication in the Era of Digitalization
Daniel Schwing, Head of Client Sales, STRÖER
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18:00

Closing
09:30

Welcome to SHIFT Mobility
Susanne Schöne, Moderation
Session 5
INNOVATIONS – EMPOWER TO MOVE
09:35
A New World on the Horizon? Smart Cities Powered by Quantum Computing
Romi Lifshitz, Quantum Computing Algorithms Developer and Researcher, PASQAL
09:55
Why Customer Driven Design and Innovation Should Replace Technology Driven Innovation
Usha Raghavachari, Lab Director, D-Ford London, Ford Motor Company
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Session 6
KEEPING TRACK – DIGITIZATION IN LOGISTICS
10:15
Autonomous Driving: Silverbullet for Sustainable Mobility?
Augustin Friedel, Mobility Service Expert, MHP: DRIVEN BY EXCELLENCE
10:35
Driving EVs with Data⁠ – How to Bring Your Fleet into the Future
Taco Van der Leij, VP Webfleet Europe, Webfleet
10:55
Beyond Mobility – Digitizing & Connecting Transportation
Doug Brown, Head of Europe, Flexport
Augustin Friedel, Mobility Service Expert, MHP: DRIVEN BY EXCELLENCE
Taco Van der Leij, VP Webfleet Europe, Webfleet
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Session 7
ELLECTRIC x SHIFT
Time to Empower: Female Perspectives in Mobility
11:15
Raising Awareness: Life Cycle Thinking and Environmental Impact of Electric Bikes
Tanja Tanskanen, Sustainability Manager, Ampler
11:30
Future Flight – Creative Women in a New Frontier of Aviation
Louise Bristow, VP Marketing and Communications, Archer
11:45
Italdesign: Let’s Talk Feminine
Francesca di Nicola , Project Manager, Italdesign
Elena Negro, Innovation & Digitalization Product Leader, Italdesign
ellectric Presents New Horizons in Design, Materials and Entertainment
12:00
Challenging the Aesthetics of Safety
Fabrice Furlan, Founder & CEO Plume
Antoine Chastan, Co-founder, Tweener
12:15
The Architects of Future – Time to Move Better
Martina Starke, Studio Director Munich, Designworks, a BMW Group Company
12:30
Design – The Ultimate Experience
Martina Starke, Studio Director Munich, Designworks, a BMW Group Company
Enrico Moccia, Head of UX/UI Mobility Design, Pininfarina
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12:45 – 13:30
BREAK
MIND-SHIFTER – NEXT GENERATION
13:30 – 14:00
Finals Start-Up Competition MIND-SHIFTER
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Session 8
AI – WHEN MOBILITY STARTS THINKING
14:00
Creating Utopia? Designing an Optimal World with Artificial Intelligence
Shalev Lifshitz, Reinforcement Learning (AI) Researcher, University of Toronto
14:20
The Next Generation of Human Machine Interaction
Osman Dumbuya, Founder & Managing Director, Incari GmbH
14:40
Reverse-Engineering Human Perception for Autonomous Driving
Manuel Yoon, VP Strategy, Autobrains
15:00
Key Insights to Making Autonomous Driving a Reality
Tobias Wessels, Chief Development Officer, Helm.ai
15:20
How Responsible Can AI Be in Mobility?
Manuel Yoon, VP Strategy, Autobrains
Shalev Lifshitz, Reinforcement Learning (AI) Researcher, University of Toronto
15:45
Decision Intelligence: Cutting-Edge Technologies to Boost Business Decisions
Pascal Bornet, Global AI expert & Author, Chief Evangelist / Chief Data Officer, Aera Technology
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16:05

Closing
09:00 – 09:10

Welcome to SHIFTx
Lara Babalola: Host of SHIFTx
Short interview with Dr. Hans H. Hamer: CEO, SHIFT Mobility
9:10 – 9:30

Opening Remarks
The Future of Mobility is Accessible by Design
Johann Jungwirth: Vice President of MaaS, Mobileye

Session 1:
Sustainable Mobility
09:30 – 10:00
Panel: The End of the Combustion Engine – Batteries That Take us Anywhere
Prof. Dr. Maximilian Fichtner: Director, CELEST
Aimee Boulanger: Executive Director, IRMA
10:00 – 10:30
E Mobility at Shell
Jan Christian Toschka: Retail General Manager Shell DACH
10:30 – 10:50
Smart Grids That Power our Cars
Dr. Robert Kohrs: Head of Department Smart Grids, Fraunhofer ISE
10:50 – 11:10
The Electric Society
Auke Hoekstra: Founder, ZenMo Simulations & Director NEON, Eindhoven University of Technology
11:10 – 11:30
Electrification and Climate Neutrality – An Economic Perspective
Prof. Dr. Andreas Löschel: Chair of Environmental Economics and Sustainability, Ruhr-University Bochum
11:30 – 12:00
THE GREAT SHIFT
Oliver Heyden: Chief Strategy Officer, pressrelations
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12:00 – 12:45 BREAK
Session 2
New Urbanism
12:45 – 13:00
Why Arrival is Partnering with Cities?
Imogen Pierce: Head of City Engagement & Integration, Arrival
13:00 – 13:30
Will Robots Drive the Future of Mobility?
Marie-France Laurin: Director of Business Development, Generation AV Stantec Autonomy
Johann Jungwirth: Vice President of MaaS, Mobileye
Prof. Dr. Hartmut Ayrle: CCO, EFEU Campus Bruchsal
13:30 – 14:00
Smart Cites vs Dumb Cities – How Much Resilience Does the City of Tomorrow Need?
Andrew DeWit: Professor, Rikkyo University Tokyo
Oliver Heyden: Chief Strategy Officer, pressrelations
Karina Ricks: Director of Mobility and Infrastructure, City of Pittsburgh
14:00 – 14:30
Urban Air Mobility – When Will We Start to Fly?
Andreas Perotti: Chief Marketing Officer Europe, EHang
Daniela Richter: Project Lead Windrove & UAM, Hamburg Aviation
Prajwal Shiva Prakasha: Research Scientist, German Aerospace Center
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Session 3
New Dimensions of Mobility
14:30 – 15:00
Elle is Driving a New Perspective
Moderation Britta Reineke: Founder, ellectric
Telma Negreiros: Vice President PR & Communication Europe, Lynk & Co
Imogen Pierce: Head of City Engagement & Integration, Arrival
Shannon E. Thomas: Head of Experience Design, VanMoof
Katelyn Shelby Davis: Co-Author “Women Driven Mobility” & Director, Antenna
15:00 – 15:45
Road to Net-Zero
Jens Müller-Belau: Energy Transition Manager, Shell
15:45 – 16:15
Not Another Car Brand
Alain Visser: CEO, Lynk & Co
16:40 – 17:10
How Will We Buy Mobility in the Future?
Scot Wingo: CEO, Spiffy
17:10 – 17:30
Multimodal – The Answer to All Mobility Needs?
Boyd Cohen: CEO, Iomob
17:30 – 18:00
Do We Still Need Our Car? – Car Pride vs MaaS
Dr. Andreas Nienhaus: Leader Mobility Forum, Oliver Wyman
Rebecca Flynn: Senior Reseacher, London School of Economics
Boyd Cohen: CEO, Iomob
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Session 4
Design and Mobility
18:00 – 18:30
Objects of Movement: 5 Minutes Future
Paolo Tumminelli: Professor of Design, University of Cologne, CEO Goodbrands meets:
Clemens Weisshaar: Co-Owner, KRAM/WEISSHAAR AB
Jeanne-Salomé Rochat: Global Creative Lead, Art Basel
Andrea Zagato: Owner, Zagato Design
Luc Donckerwolke: Chief Creative Officer, Hyundai
18:30 – 19:00
Objects of Movement: Paradigm Shifter
Paolo Tumminelli: Professor of Design, University of Cologne, CEO Goodbrands
Lapo Elkann: Founder, Garage Italia
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09:30 – 09:35

Lara Babalola: Host of SHIFTx
Welcome and Recap Day 1
Session 4
Design & Mobility (2)
09:35 – 10:00
Design is Shaping the Future of Mobility
Moderation Lara Babalola: Host of SHIFTx
Shannon E. Thomas: Head of Experience Design, VanMoof
Kirsty Dias: Managing Director, PriestmanGoode
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Session 5
Data Driven Mobility
10:00 – 10:30
The Challenge of Software Defined Cars
Moderation: Lara Babalola: Host of SHIFTx
Shannon E. Thomas: Head of Experience Design, VanMoof
Kirsty Dias: Managing Director, PriestmanGoode
10:30 – 11:00
Software Defined Products – Impact of Transformation
Ralf Lenninger: Senior Vice President Interior Electronic Solutions Division Interior, Continental Automotive GmbH

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Session 6
Renewable Energy
11:00 – 11:25
The Journey in Taipeh
Sascha Pallenberg: Digital Transformation Expert
11:25 – 11:45
Bio-LNG – Much More Than a Bridging Technology
Dr. Max Kofod: Shell
11:45 – 12:15
The Need for New Fuels: Green Mobility Future
Henning Meyersrenken: Chairman of the Board, Green Mobility Future GmbH
Marcus Herfort: Co-Founder, Green Mobility Future GmbH
12:15 – 13:00
Will Synthetic Fuels Power Future Mobility?
Mats Hultman: Head of OEM Partnerships, NESTE
Clara Bowman: General Manager, HIF Global
Ralf Diemer: CEO, eFuel Alliance
13:00 – 13:20
Access, Availability, Across Borders: Development of a Pioneer Approach
Adam Broadbent: Head of Car Sharing, Lynk + Co
Sören Steckmest: Vice President International Sales, Arvato Financial Solutions
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13:20

Closing Remarks
Lara Babalola: Host of SHIFTx

9.00 – 10.00 REGISTRATION / COFFEE
Session 1
Connect and Rule? – Connected Vehicles and Digital Mobility Services
10:00 – 10:20
The Myth of the Autonomous Vehicle
Jack Stilgoe, PROFESSOR / UCL (live stream)
10:20 – 10:30
Increasing Resilience in the Mobility Ecosystem through Choice and Trust: Lessons from Vancouver
Sandra Phillips, FOUNDER AND CEO / MOVMI (video talk)
10:30 – 10:40
The 3d Sense – The Relevance of 3D Perception for the Future of (Not Only) Mobility
Florian Petit, CO-FOUNDER / BLICKFELD
10:40- 10:50
How Different Would London Be If It Was Built Today? – Digital Solutions for Human-Centred Urban Mobility
Raunaq Bose, CTO / HUMANISING AUTONOMY ( live stream )
10:50 – 11:00
Managing the Complexity of Automated Driving and City Robotics
Gereon Meyer, Head of Department European and International Business Development at VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik
11:00 – 11:10
Ethics and Autonomous Vehicles: Why the Trolley Problem is Right Answer to All the Wrong Questions
Nicholas Evans, PROFESSOR / UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS LOWELL ( live stream )
11:10 – 11:40
Urbanisation, Collectivism and Smart Technology – How Can We Solve the Larger System-Level Questions of Future Mobility?
PANEL DISCUSSION AND Q&A
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11:00 – 12:30 Livestream @Xtended Space
Fuelling the future – paving the way to a hydrogen society
Albert Biermann / President and Head of R&D Division, Hyundai Motor Group
Sae Hoon Kim / Vice President & Head of Fuel Cell Division at Hyundai Motor Group
Bertrand Piccard / Swiss psychiatrist and balloonist, Hyundai Brand Ambassador
Mark Freymüller, CEO at Hyundai Hydrogen Mobility AG
Stefan Linder / Head of Innovation & Technology, Alpiq
Dr. Marcus Guzmann / Chief Sales Officer at Hydrogenious
Moderator: Nicole Scott

https://xtended.ifa-berlin.com/
11:40 – 1:00 LUNCH BREAK AND NETWORKING
Session 2
Smart Environments – Urban Future and Mobility Infrastructures
1:00 – 1:20
#Modu 2.0 – A Multimodal Strategy
François Bausch, DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER, MINISTER FOR MOBILITY AND PUBLIC WORKS / LUXEMBOURG
1:20 – 1:30
Better Streets, Better Cities – How Human-Centric Urban Design Fosters Sustainable Mobility
Vanessa Carlow, PROFESSOR / UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, BRAUNSCHWEIG x FOUNDER / COBE BERLIN
1:30 – 1:40
How to Avert the Carmageddon – Building Neighborhoods for People, Not Cars
Gerald Franz, SENIOR EXPERT / URBAN INNOVATION VIENNA
1:40 – 1:50
Imagine a Better Future – Three Principles
Josephine Yilan Liu, FOUNDER / URBAN FUTURE
1:50 – 2:00
Building the Mobility System of the Future
Lizann Tjon and Debbie Deckers, Project Lead, CTO / Amsterdam (live stream)
2:00 – 2:10
Same Equals Not Fair and The Tragedy of The Commons
Ilja Radusch, DIRECTOR / DAIMLER CENTER FOR AUTOMOTIVE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY INNOVATIONS
The Big Link! Making Antwerp Future Proof, My Mobility, My Freedom!
Koen Kennis, DEPUTY MAYOR MOBILITY / CITY OF ANTWERPEN (live stream)
Future Mobility and the Urban Form
Max Schwitalla, FOUNDER / STUDIO SCHWITALLA
2:35 – 3:05
Undergoing Transformation – On the Way to a Smart Mobility Campus
Roland Clement, Autostadt Chief Executive Officer / AUTOSTADT GMBH (live stream)
3:05 – 3:35
Think Globally, Act Locally – Does Smart Technology Enhance Future-Proof Mobility and Make Our Cities More Livable Places?
PANEL DISCUSSION AND Q&A
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3:35 – 4:30 COFFEE BREAK AND NETWORKING
Session 3
Beyond Green Sheen – Social Transformations and Industry Disruptions Towards a Sustainable Mobility Ecosystem
4:30 – 4:50
More Than the Electric Car – How to Transform the Mobility Sector
Dirk Messner, PRESIDENT / GERMAN ENVIRONMENT AGENCY
4:50 – 5:00
Zero Fossil Fuels in Two Decades
Felix Ekardt, PROFESSOR / UNIVERSITY OF ROSTOCK x DIRECTOR / RESEARCH UNIT SUSTAINABILITY AND CLIMATE POLICY, LEIPZIG
5:00 – 5:10
Transportation Transition: Are We Fit for the Future?
Claudia Kemfert, PROFESSOR / HERTIE SCHOOL OF GOVERNANCE x HEAD / GERMAN INSTITUTE OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH, DEPARTMENT ENERGY, TRANSPORTATION, ENVIRONMENT
5:10 – 5:20
The Future of Transport Living Far From Cities in Regenerative and Resilient, Self-Reliant Communities
James Ehrlich, FOUNDER / REGEN VILLAGES FACULTY x MEMBER / SINGULARITY UNIVERSITY (live steam)
5:20 – 5:30
More Regulation, Less Choice – Pushing Towards Sustainable Mobility
Philine Gaffron, SENIOR RESEARCHER / INSTITUTE FOR TRANSPORT PLANNING AND LOGISTICS, UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, HAMBURG
5:30 – 5:40
Green Transformation at Deutsche Bahn – Joining Forces to go Climate Neutral
Andreas Gehlhaar, HEAD OF SUSTAINABILITY & ENVIRONMENT / DEUTSCHE BAHN AG
5:40 – 6:10
Beyond Green Sheen – On the Way to a Truly Sustainable Mobility System
PANEL DISCUSSION AND Q&A
6:30 – 9:00
Get-together
Shift Mobility x The German Apartment
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9.00 – 10.00 REGISTRATION / COFFEE
Sessions 4
Transformational Creativity – How to Navigate Mobility Industries Successfully Through Necessary Change
10:00 – 10:20
Disruption is in Our Genes: How Opel is Tackling the Biggest Transformation in Automotive History
Michael Lohscheller, CEO OF OPEL AUTOMOBILE GMBH / MEMBER BOARD OF MANAGEMENT GROUPE PSA (live stream)
10:20 – 10:30
Designing Sounds For Tomorrow
Renzo Vitale, CREATIVE DIRECTOR SOUND / BMW GROUP

10:30 – 10:40
AI-Driven Data Models: A New Paradigm to Spark Fruitful Creativity in Urban Environments?
Mohamed Fakhfakh, DIRECTOR PLATFORM & PRODUCTS / ABL SOCIAL FEDERATION GMBH
10:40 – 10:55
New Mobility. New Business Models. New Marketing
Dietrich Pflüger, DIRECTOR DIGITAL MARKETING STRATEGY / FISCHERAPPELT and Kay Dallmann, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT ACCOUNTING / ARVATO FINANCIAL SOLUTIONS
10:55 – 11:10
Tackling Two Essential Requirements for Future Mobility: Safety and Sustainability ”
Sumi Somaskanda in conversation with Dr. Kerim Galal, Executive Vice President Corporate Strategy & Innovation / DEKRA
11:10 – 11:25
Reinvent Yourself: Of Sport Stars and Sports Cars
Christian Knörle, Head of Company Building / Porsche DIGITAL and Lena Schrum, CO-FOUNDER / AWARE THE PLATFORM
11:25 – 11:40
Impulse Talk
Felix Petersen, HEAD OF EUROPE / SPIN – ELECTRIC SCOOTER SHARING
11:40 – 11:55
Evolution or Revolution? – Accelerating change through data-driven technologies
Thomas Schmidt, CEO / MANAGING DIRECTOR BRIDGESTONE MOBILITY SOLUTIONS / WEBFLEET SOLUTIONS
11:55 – 12:10
Empowering People to Improve – Mobility and Energy for the Future
Jan Toschka, Retail GM DACH / Shell
12:10 – 12.20
Drones, Cargo Bikes, E-Trucks and more: How Innovation and Technology is Driving the Mobility of Goods
Frank Sportolari, PRESIDENT UPS GERMANY, AUSTRIA, SWITZERLAND x PRESIDENT OF AMCHAM GERMANY
12:20 – 1:00
Back to Start! – How to Survive as a Company in a Fundamentally Changed and Globalized Mobility Environment
PANEL DISCUSSION AND Q&A
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1:00 – 2:00 LUNCH BREAK AND NETWORKING
2:00 – 2:30
“The Historian is a Reverse Prophet“ – Where Do We Come From, Where Are We Today and Where Are We Going in Traffic Planning?
Hermann Knoflacher, EMERITUS PROFESSOR / UNIVERSITY OF VIENNA and Heiner Monheim, CEO / RAUMKOM in conversation with Sumi Somaskanda
Session 5
Co-Innovation and Integration – New Synergies and Global Perspectives on the Mobility Market
2:30 – 2:50
Walking as a Service – Stepping Into a Smarter Future
Glenn Lyons, PROFESSOR / UWE BRISTOL (live stream)
2:50 – 3:10
A New Paradigm for Mobility? Old Demands and New Realities – A European-African Dialogue
Jürgen Perschon, DIRECTOR / EUROPEAN INSTITUTE FOR SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT and Patrick Kayemba, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR / FABIO
3:10 – 3:20
Self-Driving Priorities: Building Robots or Understanding Humans?”
Gustav Markkula, PROFESSOR / UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS (live stream)

3:20 – 3:30
Title: Snail Pace or Whiplash – Mobility at the Edge of Chaos
Michael Schreckenberg, PROFESSOR / UNIVERSITY OF DUISBURG-ESSEN
3:30 – 3:40
The First Thing We Do, Let’s Kill All the Cars
Justas Petronis, PRODUCT MARKETING MANAGER / TRAFI (live stream)
3:40 – 3:50
Mobility Planning: Data vs Perception
Amit Bhatt, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR INTEGRATED TRANSPORT / WRI INDIA (live stream)
3:50 – 4:00
Taipei – The future of urban mobility is no rocket science
Sascha Pallenberg, Head of Digital Transformation / Daimler AG (live stream)
4:00 – 4:30
Linking Expertise, Using Synergies – On How to Create an Interdisciplinary Pool Expertise on the Future of Mobility
PANEL DISCUSSION AND Q&A
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Closing