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Mobility and Transport

Key events of the mandate

  1. April 2024
    Transport Research Arena 2024

    In 2024, Transport Research Arena (TRA) will take place in Dublin, Ireland from Monday 15 to Thursday 18 April. The theme for TRA 2024 is “Transport Transitions: Advancing Sustainable and Inclusive Mobility”.

  2. April 2024
    Road Safety Conference 2024

    The 2024 Road Safety Conference takes place in Dublin, Ireland on 16 April, as a side-event of Transport Research Arena (TRA). The conference is an opportunity to engage with EU Member State authorities and all stakeholders on the progress being made with implementing the Safe System approach and with achieving the goal of halving road deaths by 2030. 

  3. April 2024
    Connecting Europe Days 2024

    The Connecting Europe Days 2024 will be the place to discuss concrete measures and exchange good practices on creating a sustainable, smart and resilient, transport and mobility network in Europe. The event is being organised together with the Belgian Presidency of the Council of the EU in Brussels, Belgium.

  4. December 2023
    EU Transport Day at COP28

    From 30 November to 12 December 2023, the world came together for the next round of climate negotiations at COP28 in Dubai, UAE. In the margins of the conference, the EU organised several side events, including an EU Transport Day’ on 6 December, with panels discussing the role and contribution of transport in fighting climate change at global level. 

  5. October 2023
    Urban Mobility Days 2023

    The Urban Mobility Days brought together key stakeholders to discuss the path forward for a sustainable, innovative, and equitable future for Europe’s urban mobility. The 2023 edition was organised together with the Spanish Presidency of the Council of the EU.

  6. April 2023
    EU-India Aviation Summit

    The European Commission and Ministry of Civil Aviation of India jointly organised an EU-India Aviation Summit on 20-21 April 2023 in Delhi, India.

  7. November 2022
    EU Drone Days

    The EU Drone Days took place from 29-30 November in Brussels, Belgium, in cooperation with SESAR 3 Joint Undertaking. On the agenda: the Commission’s Drone Strategy 2.0, and an exhibition of the latest industry innovations in urban air mobility and SESAR 2020 U-space projects.

  8. November 2022
    Youth Dialogue with Commissioner Vălean

    As part of the European Year of Youth, Commissioner Vălean invited young transport professionals from all over Europe to share their views in a youth dialogue on jobs in transport - from train drivers to air traffic controllers. 

  9. September 2022
    Urban Mobility Days 2022

    The Urban Mobility Days 2022 took place from 20-22 September in the city of Brno, Czech Republic, under the theme “Moving people and goods more sustainably”.

  10. June 2022
    Connecting Europe Days 2022

    The Connecting Europe Days 2022 – formerly known as TEN-T Days – took place in Lyon France, from 28-30 June 2022, in cooperation with the French Presidency of the Council of the EU.

  11. September 2021
    Connecting Europe Express

    As part of the European Year of Rail, a special EU train criss-crossed the continent from 2 September to 7 October 2021, stopping in over 100 cities in 26 countries: The Connecting Europe Express! 

  12. January 2021
    European Year of Rail 2021

    The European Year of Rail 2021 promoted trains as a safe and sustainable means of transport. A special EU train crossed the continent from 2 September to 7 October 2021, stopping in over 100 cities in 26 countries: The Connecting Europe Express