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Innovation, Emerging Mobility Trends, and the Role of the Private Sector in Road Safety

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This event, organised by ITF, the Volvo Car Group, and Volvo Group and the members of ITF’s Corporate Partnership Board (CPB), brings together top road safety experts, policymakers and other stakeholders to discuss the ongoing CPB work on the role of the private sector in improving road safety. A press conference on the outputs of the CPB project on "Safe Micromobility" takes places with ITF Secretary-General Young Tae Kim.

Venue: Volvo Studio Stockholm, Jussi Björlings allé 5, 111 47 Stockholm, Sweden

09:00-09:20     Registration and welcome coffee

09:20-09:40     Tour of Volvo Studio

09:40-09:45     Introductory Video on Road Safety

09.45-10.00      Welcome Remarks from Co-hosts Volvo Cars and Volvo Group

      • Malin Ekholm, Vice President Volvo Cars Safety
      • Niklas Gustavsson,  Executive Vice President Public and Environmental Affairs, Volvo Group

10:00-10:45     Launch of the Corporate Partnership Board Project on Safe Micromobility

      • Young Tae Kim, Secretary-General, ITF 
      • Sharon Masterson, Manager, Corporate Partnership Board, ITF
      • Alexandre Santacreu, Report Author and Road Safety Policy Analyst, ITF
      • Christina Moe Gjerde, Strategy and Planning Manager, Voi Technology AB

10:45-10:55     Setting the Scene – The Importance of Co-operation between the Public and Private Sector for Improving Road Safety

      • Florent Menegaux, CEO Michelin

10:55-11:40     Session 1: The Importance of Data in Road Safety

Presentation of the ITF Corporate Partnership Board report New Directions for Data-Driven Transport Safety

      • Alexandre Santacreu, Report Author and Road Safety Policy Analyst, ITF


      • Paola Costa, President SPEA Engineering
      • Karla Gonzalez Carvajal, Transport Practice Manager for Europe, World Bank
      • Jacques Martina, Best Practices Manager, RATP Bus Department


11:40-12:30     Session 2: Road Safety and Autonomous Vehicles

Presentation of the ITF Corporate Partnership Board reports  Automated and Autonomous Driving and Safer Roads with Automated Vehicles?


      • Paulo Humanes, President Business Development & New Mobility PTV Group
      • George Yannis, Professor NTU Athens
      • Seokwoo Lee, CEO, Penta Security
      • Peter Kronberg, Safety Director, Volvo Group
      • Nicolas Beaumont, Senior Vice President Sustainable Development and Mobility, Michelin
      • Catalina Garcia, Global Director of Corporate Affairs, ABInBev


      • Sharon Masterson, Manager, Corporate Partnership Board, International Transport Forum


12:30-13:30     Networking Lunch 

If you or your colleagues are interested in attending, please register by sending an email to

The Corporate Partnership Board (CPB) of the International Transport Forum is a global network of companies from across all transport modes and closely related areas like energy, finance, IT, who understand the challenges to transport and want to work with policy makers to find solutions. Twitter: #ITF_Corporate



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