conference programme day 1

Opening Addresses by

Mr Matthias Ruete – Director-General Mobility and Transport, European Commission

Ms Anne E. Jensen – Member of European Parliament

Need for safe and secure Truck parking Areas

moderated by Mr Enrico Grillo Pasquarelli – Director Inland Transport, European Commission

Viewpoint of Transport Companies

Mr Pere Padrosa – President of Padrosa Group, Vice President International Road Transport Union (IRU) and President of IRU Goods Transport Council - presentation

Viewpoint of Drivers

Mr Roberto Parillo – President of the Road Transport Section of the European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF) – presentation

Viewpoint of Shippers

Mr Thorsten Neumann –Chairman Transported Asset Protection Association Europe, Middle East & Africa (TAPA-EMEA) – presentation

Viewpoint of the Authorities

Mr Anti Moppel – Counsellor, Ministry for Economic Affairs and Communication Estonia – presentation

SESSION ON European standards and certification

moderated by Mr Rémi Mayet, Deputy Head of Land Transport Policy, European Commission

Creating a Labelling Scheme for Truck Parking Areas along the Trans European Motorway Network

Mr Rob de Leeuw van Weenen – LABEL Project Coordinator, NEA Transport research and training- presentation

Set-Up of Certification and TPA Audits in Practice

Mr Michael Manroth – Consultant and DEKRA Auditor- presentation

Session on financing and information systems

moderated by Mr Rémi Mayet, Deputy Head of Land Transport, European Commission

Economic Feasibility and Financing Options. Looking Back on SETPOS.

Mr Jonathan James – Director, Sustainable Transport Group, AECOM - presentation

Viewpoint of PPP Operator/ Motorway Concession Operator

Mr Lionel Leullier –Manager Logistics Development, Société des Autoroutes du Nord et de l’Est de la France (SANEF) - presentation

Truck Parking Information and Reservation Systems

Mr Paul Riley – Director at Jacobs Consultancy - presentation

Panel Discussion

moderated by Mr Andy Salter, Journalist

Ms Anne E. Jensen – Member of European Parliament

Mr Janusz Lacny – President International Road Transport Union

Mr Szabolcs Schmidt – Head of Land Transport Policy, European Commission

Mr Ludwig Büchel – President Union Internationale des Chauffeurs Routiers

Mr Ton Barten – Director All4Trucks

Mr Klaus-Peter Junk – Product Manager DEKRA Certification GmbH

CLOSING SESSION OF DAY 1

Ceremony to Hand over the Results of LABEL to the Industry

Mr Enrico Grillo Pasquarelli – Director Inland Transport, European Commission

Mr Janusz Lacny – President International Road Transport Union