PPP Event 21/10/2019Brussels

#Energy4Transport Workshop – 21 October 2019 – Brussels


21 October 2019 – Brussels

What technology mix to achieve zero net carbon energy carriers in road transport by 2050?

EGVIA is hosting an exciting technical workshop looking into the energy needs for a zero net carbon energy carrier in road transport. Speakers from major institutions tackling this issue will provide you with an overview of what is at stake for the future and try to answer the above question.

The workshop will take place from 12.00 to 18.00 in Brussels, at the bip.brussels (Rue Royale, 2-4, 1000 Brussels), and the (draft) agenda is articulated in 5 acts:

12.00- 13.30       Welcome Lunch

13.30 – 14.00      Opening Session

                             Dr.-Ing Stephan NEUGEBAUER, EGVIA Chairman / Director Global Research Cooperation, BMW
                             Jean-François AGUINAGA, Head of Unit Future Urban & Mobility Systems, European Commission DG RTD  TBC

14.00 – 14.20      Presentation of the CO2 evaluation assessment from ERTRAC
                             Prof. Zissis SAMARAS, ERTRAC Vice Chair / Lab of Applied Thermodynamics, Aristotle University

14.20 – 14.40      Keynote Speech: outlook of the “World Energy Outlook 2018” report
                             Apostolos PETROPOULOS, Directorate of Sustainability, Technology and Outlooks, International Energy Agency

14.40 – 16.00      Panel Discussion: Renewable fuels

                             Marta YUGO, Science executive, economics & modelling, CONCAWE
                             David BOTHE, Frontier Economics Limited
                             Axel VOLKERY, European Commission, DG MOVE, Sustainable and Intelligent Transport unit
                             Patrik KLINTBOM, ETIP Bioenergy
                             Staffan LUNDGREN, Volvo

                             Followed by an exchange of views with the audience
                             Kindly moderated by Neville JACKSON, Ricardo, ERTRAC Vice Chair

16.00 – 16.30     Coffee Break

16.30 – 17.50     Panel Discussion: Electrification

                            Mateja POREDOS, Innogy/E.ON
                            Pepijn VLOEMANS, Head of communication, Fastned
                            (TBC), Ministry of education, research and innovation, France
                            Frank BREUST, Director Government and External Affairs, BMW Group

                            Followed by an exchange of views with the audience
                            Kindly moderated by Matthias BRENDEL, AVL

17.50 – 18.00     Concluding Remarks

Interested? Just fill the registration form available on the website*.

Already delighted to meet you there!


*Participation is free but registration is mandatory.

Lucie Beaumel