Urban Vehicle Restrictions - How to achieve stakeholder support?

On Wednesday 15 May, the Mayor of London’s office is presenting the London Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) to European stakeholders. The purpose of this event is to raise awareness among the driving public and businesses of the new environmental scheme that is in place in London since 8 April 2019.
The purpose of the event is to bring the European Commission (represented by DG environment and DG Move), cities, (Brussels and London) , the business community (Eurocemmerce) and the civil society (Transport & Environment) in one event to discuss the design, implementation and communication of Urban Vehicle Access Restrictions.

AGENDA
09:30 Coffee & registration

10:00 Welcome & introduction
Ian Catlow – London’s European Office

POLICY DESIGN
10:10 The environmental and health benefits of reducing air pollution
Michael Klinkenberg – Air Quality Unit, DG Environment

10:30 EU sustainable urban mobility policy
Måns Lindberg – Sustainable & Intelligent Transport, DG Move

POLICY IMPLEMENTATION
10:50 London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone
Catherine Westoby – Transport for London

11:15 Brussels’ Low Emission Zone
Louise Duprez – Brussels Environment

STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT
11:40 Panel debate: towards a healthy and equitable city - the challenges and opportunities for stakeholders
Yoann Le Petit – Transport & Environment
Louise Duprez – Brussels Environment
Catherine Westoby – Transport for London
Isabelle Maurizi - Eurocommerce
Moderator: Ivo Cre - POLIS

12:30 Lunch

Links:

www.twitter.com/LdnEUoffice

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Organisation/acronym:

GREATER LONDON AUTHORITY

Organisation type:

CITY ADMINISTRATION,

Location:

’London’s European Office, Rue du Trone 108, 1050 Brussels

Event type:

Awareness-raising activity, Seminar, Networking event,

Date:

15/05/2019 - 15/05/2019

Themes:

Air quality, Citizen's engagement, Governance, Mobility, Spatial planning, Implementation of legislation, Health,

Target audience:

Research community/Academia, General public/families, Local or regional authorities, NGOs, Business sector, Press/Media, National governments, EU institutions,

Contact details:

ANNA-MARIA SPYRIOUNI
Email: anna-maria.spyriouni@london.gov.uk
Phone: 3226500806