The complete meeting-place
Our conference programme is filled with the most actual topics discussed in the transport industry right now. Experts from large parts of the industry experts will participate as speakers. This year we have more English seminars than ever before.
Every day we highlight a particularly interesting topic in a key seminar. The days have different specializations:
Tramways in the Nordic countries
If you are interested in what is happening in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden, similarities and differences in planning and implementation, do not miss this seminar. Tuesday 6 October 13.00 - 14.30.
Modern trams are comfortable, easy accessible, silent, and without harmful emissions to the environment. The experience in other countries is that new tram lines attract investors and becomes a vital part in city development. The present rapid urbanization puts the society in a hurry to make the cities liveable for its residents and visitors.
Presentation and Panel discussion about the Nordic plans:
Ove Skovdahl, Rejlers Norway, Per Gunnar Andersson, Trivctor Traffic Sweden, Claus Rehfeld Moshøj, Aarhus Letbane Denmark and Björn Silfverberg, WSP Finland.
Moderator Thomas Lange, AB Stockholms Spårvägar.
Industry´s vision of better transports in the nordic region
On wednesday 7 October between 13.00 and 14.30 you can listen to leading representatives of transport purchasers in the Nordic region give their view of the future.
The seminar will answer two main questions;
- What does the private sector’s vision of tomorrow’s transports of goods and people look like?
- How is the responsibility for ensuring that tomorrow’s transports support Nordic enterprise divided up and taken on?
Kai Eide, Norway´s ambassador to Sweden, Michael Svane, DI Transport, Are Kjensli, NHO Logistikk og Transport, Per Bondemark, Swedish Shippers´ Council, Lena Erixon, Swedish Transport Administrations and Svein Horrisland, Norwegian National Rail Administration.
Nordic civil works in an international perspective
Is there any unsolved challenges that needs urgent attention? Have we any problems with health and safety? Will the off-shoring increase? Those questions are answered under Elmia Nordic Roads key seminar "Nordic civil works in an international perspective".
The seminar begins with two 20 minutes long lectures. The closing panel discussion ties together the answers in a summarized discussion. The Key seminar is on wednesday 8 October 13.00 - 14.30.
Representant from Bilfinger Construction GmbH, Adam Whenman, WSP Group India, Harri Yli-Villamo, Infrapro, Bo Larsson, Swedish Transport Administration, Björn Östlund, ÅF Infrastructure AB, Mats Karlsson, Swedish Transport Administration and Mark Baynham, CH2M.