Climate Action

Decarbonising road transport

12/09/2018

Global Climate Action Summit

At this high-level event key regulators from across the global will discuss challenges and opportunities for decarbonizing road transport. The event is co-organised by the European Commission and the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT). The objective is to underline the need for more ambitious action towards low- and zero-emission mobility.

High-level panelists will share main lessons learnt and present their on-going initiatives to accelerate the transition towards a decarbonised road transport sector. There will be two panels, one on light-duty vehicles, one on heavy-duty vehicles.

Date & time: 12 September 2018, 1:00-3:30pm

Location: Marriott Union Square, 480 Sutter Street, San Francisco, California

Event outline

Welcome

  • Opening remarks from Mauro Petriccione, Director-General, DG CLIMA, European Commission, and Drew Kodjak, Executive Director, ICCT

Panel I: Light-duty vehicles

  • Officials from the European Commission, California, Canada and China will discuss lessons learnt and present new initiatives

Networking break

Panel II : Heavy-duty vehicles

  • Officials from the European Commission, California and Canada will discuss lessons learnt and present new initiatives

Each panel will be followed by an open discussion

Closing remarks from Mauro Petriccione, Director-General, DG CLIMA, European Commission  

Space is limited. Please RSVP by registering at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/clean-efficient-and-electric-transportation-solutions-at-the-gcas-tickets-48932770233