Programme

Programme

Wednesday 10th of November 2021 

The programme is subject to regular updates 

09:00 - 09.30

Welcoming and Opening Remarks

Master of ceremony: Malika Seddi, ASECAP Secretary General

• Massimo Schintu, ASECAP President – Welcome
Keynote speakers
• Adina Vălean, Transport Commissioner, European Commission
• David Maria Sassoli, President of the European Parliament (invited/TBC)

09:30 - 10:45

EU Green Deal : Accelerating mobility project delivery that meet climate change challenges targeting carbon free emission with sustainable funding and investments
(Political panel with high level personalities)

Moderator: Malika Seddi, ASECAP Secretary General (Key points from ASECAP sustainability report)

• István Ujhelyi, Vice-Chair of the Committee on Transport and Tourism, European Parliament
• Elzbieta Lukaniuk, Member of Adina Vălean Cabinet in charge of Roads and Railways, European Commission
• Bill M. Halkias, IRF President
• European Investment Bank representative (invited/TBC)
ASECAP Company Personalities :
• Roberto Tomasi, CEO, Autostrade per l’Italia, Italy
• António Pires de Lima, CEO of the Brisa Group and Chairman of BCR, Portugal
• Pierre Coppey, President and CEO of Vinci Autoroutes, France 

10:45 - 11:15

Coffee break - Exhibition - Networking 

11:15 - 12:30

Parallel session 1
Road Safety: What are the safety gains

Moderator: Emanuela Stocchi, ASECAP Chair of the Road Safety, Environment, Marketing committee, AISCAT

Keynote: Thomas Malagié, ASECAP Representative, EGRIS ASFA, France - RISM ASECAP study outcomes
• Bernhard Lautner, Road Safety Expert, Austria - Relaunch ASFINAG Road Safety Programme
• Cristina Zamorano, Manager Of A Road Safety Center in Abertis Autopistas, Spain - Road Safety: Challenges And Commitments
• Konstantinos Papandreou, CEO, Olympia Odos Operations SA, Malimoglou Charalampos, Olympia Odos, Greece - Road Safety Key Performance Indicators related to Human Factor
• Joao Neves, Head of the Road Traffic Safety Unit, ASCENDI, Portugal - Ascendi’s Road Safety Action Plan
• Ulrich Zorin, Road Management Director, DARS d.d., Slovenia - New technologies to improve safety and optimal traffic flow

11:15 - 12:30

Parallel session 2
Digital transformation on road infrastructure

Moderator: Jacqueline Erhart, ASECAP Chair of the Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) and Connected & Autonomous Vehicles committee, ASFINAG

• Florian Hofbauer, Research Associate, University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria - Towards Requirements related to future CCAM Services for Road Usage Optimization
• Fabrizio Paoletti, ITS Standardisation & Regulations Autostrade per l'Italia, Italia - A DATEX II model to manage carriageway and lane regulations for delivery of ITS Services
• Paulo Pereira, Globalvia - Beira Interior Concession, Operations Systems Manager, Portugal - The C-ROADS PT pilot in the A23 Gardunha tunnel
Enrico Ferrante, Head of Innovation Departement, S.p.A. Autovie Venete - C-ITS deployment infrastructures and services on road core network: Autovie Venete experience in the C-Roads Project
• Tyler Milligan, Milligan Partners LLC, Managing Partner, United States - Apples and Oranges

12:30 - 13:00

Vendors insights

Moderator: René Moser, ASFINAG  

13.00 – 13.45

Lunch break - Exhibition - Networking

13:45 - 15:00

Parallel session 1
Sustainable transport solution - Toward low carbon motorway

Moderator: Alenka KOSIC, ASECAP Chair of Data Gathering, Analysis & Statistics DARS, Slovenia

Konstantinos Koutsoukos, President HELLASTRON, Greece - The Greek Road Network as one of the key sectors that is helping Greece recover and emerge even stronger from the pandemic, creating new jobs and opportunities
• Valerio Molinari, ECOGEST SPA Company's Majority Shareholder, Italy & Mark Cannata, Co-founder of the Kassandra method - The resilience of motorway infrastructures to the phenomenon of climate change
• Pedro Barradas, Chief Strategy Officer, Armis ITS, Portugal - Zero Waist Road Maintenance Operations
Noémie Frontère, ASFA, France - Meeting CO2 reduction targets: assessing the estimated impact, ASFA prospective view
• Kalliopi Tzivanaki, Olympia Odos S.A., Greece - Olympia Odos Leaps Forward in Energy Efficiency
Richard Lax, Executive Expert EU Affairs, KAPSCH, Austria - Tackling EU taxonomy for sustainable activities - where does tolling and ITS fit in?

13:45 - 15:00

Parallel session 2
Emerging Technologies / R&D Projects 

Moderator: Rui Manteigas, Secretary General, APCAP, Portugal
• Paolo Guarnieri, Head of Business Development, Autostrade Tech S.p.A., Italia - The ARGO Project for infrastructure monitoring
• George Kiousis, Technology Director, Attiki Odos, Greece & Athanasios (Thanos) Doganis, President of the Board, Terra Mapping the Globe S.A., and senior partner at Digence PC - A Rapid Response System for the Case of an Earthquake affecting a major Transportation Network
• Orestis Giamarelos, Research Engineer, Federal Highway Research Institute (BASt), Germany - Advancing European Harmonisation of ITS: The Reference Handbook for Harmonised Core ITS Service Deployment in Europe
• Yannis Handanos, Quality & Administrative Support Manager, Olympia Odos Operations SA, Greece & Dr. Manthos Bimpas, Electrical Engineer, Institute of Communication and Computer Systems, Greece - A Robotic-based Communized Platform for Automatic Maintenance of Road Infrastructures
A-TO-BE, Portugal - Tolling, Digital & Innovation
John Davis, TollPlus, Ireland - Next Generation Tolling Back Office Solutions

15:00 - 16:15

Plenary
Innovation in toll collection: Making it Cashless and Interoperable - Possible or not Possible? That is the question. 

Moderator: Bruno De La Fuente, ASECAP Chair of Tolling, Charging, Concessions Committee, SEOPAN, Spain
• Christophe Boutin, EETS Facilitation Platform (EFP), President – ASFA Executive Director, France
• EUCARIS – Cross border rules -(invited)
• Mark Compton, Chief Executive Officer, Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, IBTTA President, USA
• Javier Martínez Ordóñez, CEO of Vialivre S.A., Cintra, S.A., Portugal - A Study Case in Portugal of the Feasibility and Potential of Mobile Apps for Toll Charging: Satelise ® Pilot Project in A22 and A28
Christophe Saintillan, Deputy Executive Director in charge of IT and Tolling, Vinci Autoroutes, France - AI at the service of Tolling improvements
Arnaud Hary, Business Development Officer, Spain - Emovis, ABERTIS Mobility services

16:15 - 16:30

Closing Remarks

• Massimo Schintu, ASECAP President
• António Nunes de Sousa, ASECAP Incoming President
• ASECAP Days 2022 

16:30 - 18:30

Exhibition / Networking