Sponsored by the Shift2Rail JU, the Politico Connected Transport Summit took place on 16 October. At the event, high-level speakers gave their insights on how to build the future of mobility, including the Vice President of the European Commission for Energy Union, Maroš Šefčovič, and the EU Commissioner for Transport and Mobility, Violeta Bulc.
As part of a panel on multi-modality and smart mobility, Shift2Rail Executive Director Carlo Borghini gave his views on how research and innovation in railway can contribute to a true development of multi-modality, with rail as an essential piece.
Florian Guillermet, SESAR JU Executive Director, and Claire Depré, Head of Unit for Intelligent Transport Systems at the European Commission joined Mr Borghini at the discussion, moderated by Politico transport reporter Josh Posaner.
Pictures and videos from the event are available on the Politico Connected Transport Summit website.