Conference “Fit for 55: the Road Ahead”, 1 June 2022

Brussels, 1 June 2022, International Road Transport Union and the European Commission are organising “Fit for 55: the Road Ahead” conference which will be held physically and online from 17:00 to 19:00 (CET).

Following last year’s IRU-EU Conference on Fit for 55 and its implications for road transport, the next conference will focus on EU plans for alternative fuel infrastructure and supporting road transport operators to scale up green technologies.

Leading figures from EU institutions, governments, shippers, and the wider road transport industry join to debate two key topics:
Fit for 55 – Is the EU ready to roll out alternative fuel infrastructure?
• Fit for 55 – Is the EU ready to incentivise the decarbonisation of road transport?

Confirmed speakers include:
Ismail Ertug – European Parliament Rapporteur on the AFIR
Agnė Vaiciukevičiūtė – Deputy Minister of Transport and Communications, Republic of Lithuania
Jaime Moreno – Director General for Land Transport, Spanish Ministry of Transport, Mobility and Urban Agenda
Gerrit Marx – Chief Executive Officer, Iveco Group
Sjel Wijngaards – Deputy Managing Director, Jan de Rijk Logistics
Julia Poliscanova – Senior Director, Vehicles & Emobility – Transport & Environment (T&E)

For more information and registration, please see here.

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