EU-Korea Urban Mobility Forum: Transition Towards Net Zero 08:00-11:00 CET, Tuesday, 6 April 2021

Time Program
[Opening Session]
08:00 – 08:30 (30’)

Opening and welcome remarks (10’)

  • María Castillo Fernández, Ambassador, EU Delegation to the Republic of Korea
  • Cheol-mo Seo, Mayor, Hwaseong City

Keynote speech (20’)

  • Sustainable City and ‘Free Public Transport’ as an Innovative Mobility Policy (20’): Sang-chul Kim, Chairperson of Policy Committee, Our Public Transport Network
[Session 1]
City Cases 08:30 – 09:35 (65')

[Presentation] Innovative public transport policies (45’)

  • Sustainable urban mobility in Budapest (15’): Samu Balogh, Head of the Mayor’s Cabinet, Budapest City
  • Free public transport in Europe: Potential and Priorities (15’): Reggie Tricker, Senior Officer, Sustainable Mobility, ICLEI European Secretariat
  • Public transport innovation policies in Dangjin (15’): Sun-mug Choi, Chief of Transportation, Dangjin City

[Discussion] Implementation of mobility policies and solutions to overcome challenges (20’)

  • Samu Balogh, Head of the Mayor’s Cabinet, Budapest City
  • Reggie Tricker, Senior Officer, Sustainable Mobility, ICLEI European Secretariat
  • Seon-muk Choi, Chief of Transportation, Dangjin City
  • Wun-ho Ryu, Chief of Bus Innovation Bureau Section, Hwaseong City
09:35 – 09:45 (10’)

Break
(Questions from participants will be collected)

[Session 2]
EU-Korea Policy Dialogue 09:45 – 10:55 (70’)

[Presentation] Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan (SUMP) of the EU (15’)

  • Giacomo Lozzi, Senior Project Manager, POLIS Network

[Presentation] Mobility new vision of Hwaseong City (15’)

  • Cheol-mo Seo, Mayor, Hwaseong City

[Policy Dialogue]
Challenges and strategies of urban mobility to achieve Net Zero Emissions

  • Cheol-mo Seo, Mayor, Hwaseong City
  • Beyoung-kyu Choi, Civilian Member of the Hwaseong Tram Project Group
  • Sun-kyo Kim, Researcher, Korea Institute of S&T Evaluation and Planning
  • Giacomo Lozzi, Senior Project Manager, POLIS Network
  • Konrad Otto-Zimmermann, Creative Director, The Urban Idea and Former Secretary General, ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability
Closing
10:55 – 11:00 (10’)

Summary of the Forum and closing remarks