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iCity iCare Forum – Smart Transportation and Policy Design 高雄創新智慧交通論壇

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iCity iCare Forum – Smart Transportation and Policy Design 高雄創新智慧交通論壇
Date & Time: June 7, 2017 13:30-17:30
Venue: Pier 2 Arts Center, B10 Warehouse-In Our Time 高雄駁二藝術特區蓬萊倉庫B10電台食堂

Kaohsiung City Government is working with ECCT's Low Carbon Initiative (LCI) to promote 2017 Eco-Mobility Wrold Festival and on 7 June 2017 will togther host a kick-off event: iCity iCare Forum – Smart Transportation and Policy Design.

For the past few years, Kaohsiung has put much effort in reducing carbon emissions by increasing the network of public transportation including MRT, light rail, and city bikes. Now the city is going to be the first city in Taiwan to try out the futuristic public transportation vehicles: 1) self-serviced electric car rental, as well as 2) the autonomous driving electric minibus on a trial basis.

The LCI is therefore to support Kaohsiung in sharing the most advanced eco-mobility technologies and solutions. In addition to KHH Mayor Chen Chu's presence, the Forum's highlights include a showcase of autonomous driving minubus and keynote presentations from KHH Transportation Bureau, Ministry of Transportation and Communitcations (MOTC) and four LCI members:
1. Dr. Ching-Fu Chen , Director-general, Kaohsiung Transportation Bureau
2. Dr. Wang, Mu-Han, Head of Office of Science and Technology Advisor, Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC)
3. Mr. Giuseppe Izzo, Managing Director of Taiwan, LCI Steering Committee/ Vice President of Asia Pacific Region, STMicroelectronics Asia Pacific Vice President and General Manager, Taiwan
4. Ms. Sabrina Schmidt-Koschella, Deputy Director General, German Institute TAIPEI
5. Mr. Jeroen Pynenburg, Local Product Group Manager of EV Charger Infrastructure, ABB Aibo Bei Co., Ltd.
6. Mr. Benny Lu, Manager, Truck & Bus Product, Michelin Tire Taiwan

Welcome to join the Forum. Please click HERE for online registration (FREE registration opens to only 120).