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Presentations from the RBGC Vilnius Transnational Roundtable

Rail Baltica Growth Corridor – First Transnational Roundtable
Vilnius, Lithuania
24 November 2011

Venue: Radisson Blu Hotel Lietuva, address: Konstitucijos pr. 20, Vilnius

AGENDA

OPENING SESSION (Welcoming remarks)

Moderator: Mr. Albertas Arūna, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Project Manager

Mr. Romas Adomavičius, Deputy Mayor of Vilnius, Lithuania
Mr. Kęstutis Kriščiūnas , Vice-mayor of Kaunas, Lithuania
Mr. Hannu Penttilä, Deputy Mayor of  Helsinki, Finland
Mr. Alfonsas Daniūnas, Rector of Vilnius Gediminas Technical University
Mr. Algirdas Šakalys, Adviser for transport to the Prime Minister of Lithuania

SESSION I

RAIL BALTICA AND REFORMING OF EU TRANSPORT POLICY

Panel I. Transport policy perspectives

Moderator: Mr. Gražvydas Jakubauskas, Head of Innovation and Development Division of Ministry of Transport and Communication of the Republic of Lithuania

Key note speech: Mr. James Pond, Advisor to the Rail Baltica EC Coordinator / Representative of EC DG MOVE (presentation)

Mr. Roberts Zile, MEP/ECR, Latvia (presentation)
Mrs. Jurgita Skritaitė, Deputy Director of Transport Policy Department, Ministry of Transport and Communications, Lithuania (presentation)
Mr. Toomas Hajdak, Head of Transport Development Division, Ministry of Economy and Communications, Estonia

Panel II. Transport business perspectives

Moderator: Mr. Alminas Mačiulis, Director of Transport Investment Directorate, Lithuania

Key note speech: Mr. Olli-Pekka Hilmola, Professor, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland (presentation)
Mr. Antanas Zenonas Kaminskas, Director, JSC Lithuanian Railways (presentation)
Mr. Edmundas Daukantas, DB Schenker, Managing Director, Schenker UAB, Lithuania (presentation)
Mr. Aivars Taurins, Chairman of Latvian Logistics association (presentation)
Mr. Mikhail Pimonenko, Director, North-West Russia Logistics Development Center, Russia (presentation)

SESSION II

LOCAL AND REGIONAL EXPECTATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS TOWARDS RAIL BALTICA DEVELOPMENT

Moderators: Mr. Martin Reents, City of Berlin and Mr. Olli Keinänen, City of Helsinki (presentation)

Key note speech: Rail Baltica Perspective, Mr. Hannu Penttilä, Deputy Mayor of Helsinki, Finland (presentation)

Presentation of case studies and local contributions

Mr. Endrik Mänd, Chief Architect, City of Tallinn, Estonia (presentation)
Mr.Vygintas Grinis, Head of Investments and Program development Division, City of Kaunas, Lithuania (presentation)
Prof. Tadeusz Truskolaski, University of Bialystok, Mayor of City of Bialystok, Poland (presentation)
Mr. Tomasz Jakubiec, Manager of the Division of City Development Strategy, Bureau of Entrepreneurship and Investor Relations, Lodz City Council, Poland (presentation)

Conclusions Dr. Jürgen Murach, Senate Department for Urban Development, City of Berlin, Germany


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