More often than not, being on the move causes great stress. A loss of balance is being increasingly felt between the available mobility options and our life aspirations. There is a growing wish for constantly available, affordable, clean, and safe forms of mobility. This desire faces a reality characterized by traffic congestion, emissions and gaps in service provision.
Andy Fuchs is General Manager at the Toyota Foundation Europe in Berlin. He has many years of international experience in the automotive industry. In addition to various positions in sales and marketing at Audi, Fuchs has held leading positions at Audi and Toyota. The Toyota foundation Europe works with universities, non-profit organizations and research institutes worldwide on new concepts to make urban mobility available at all times and accessible to everyone.
Daniel Sperling is the American founding Director of the Institute of Transportation Studies at the University of California, Davis. He is Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Professor of Environmental Science and Policy. Since 1981, he has authored more than 200 technical papers and twelve books, including "Two Billion Cars: Driving Toward Sustainability".
Philipp Rode is Executive Director of LSE Cities and the Urban Age Programme. LSE Cities is an international centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science that LSE Cities that studies how people and cities interact in a rapidly urbanising world, focusing on how the design of cities impacts on society, culture and the environment.
Regina Clewlow is CEO and Co-founder at Populus - a data platform for cities to manage the future of mobility. She has over a decade of experience in transportation, where she is an expert on innovations in public transport, shared mobility, and autonomous driving
Erik Jonnaert is the Secretary General of the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA), a position he has held since July 2013. In addition, he is currently chairman of the steering committee of EATA, the European Automotive and Telecom Alliance, which aims to accelerate the deployment of connected and automated driving.