Upcoming events

European Parking joint workshop, 13 September 2018 – Prague

Date: September 13, 2018

Location: Prague, Czech Republic

The Czech parking Association will host the annual joint workshop of the European Parking Association and Polis in the marvellous city of Prague. This workshop will take place on 13 September and is followed the day after by a Polis network Parking Working Group meeting.

The workshop gathers about 80 urban parking professionals discussing recent developments in parking. The 13 September workshop will deal with three issues:

  • Fair and efficient enforcement: scheme design and technologies to enable efficient enforcement, clamping, cross-border and digital enforcement
  • Future of parking: parking as enabler for car sharingA system that gives people access to a (small or large) flee..., electromobility, parking policy in view of automated driving
  • EU parking policy processes: digital parking standards, PARK4SUMP project

The working group meeting on 14 September will focus on the validation of the Polis position paper on the use of digital parking information (informed drivers and informed policy makers).

Please register here if you want to attend.

CIVITAS Forum 2018 – 19-21 September, Umeå, (Sweden)

Start date: September 19, 2018

End date: September 21, 2018

Location: Umeå, Sweden

This year’s CIVITAS Forum Conference will take place from 19-21 September in Umeå, Sweden.

Over three days, hundreds of policymakers, city representatives, academics, and practitioners will gather to debate pressing topics surrounding sustainable urban mobility and witness the pioneering solutions bringing cleaner, better transport to Europe.

For more information please visit CIVITAS Forum 2018 – Umeå, Sweden 

Autonomy and the Urban Mobility Summit, 25-26 October 2018 – Paris, France

Start date: October 25, 2018

End date: October 26, 2018

Location: Paris, France

More info about this key mobility event can be found here: https://www.autonomy.paris/en/ 


2018 Annual Polis conference, 22-23 November Manchester, UK

Start date: November 22, 2018

End date: November 23, 2018

Location: Manchester, UK

The Polis Annual Conferences provide an opportunity for cities and regions to showcase their transport achievements to a large audience and for the wider transport community to engage with representatives of city and regional authorities on innovative transport solutions.

This year’s Annual Polis Conference on “Transport innovation for sustainable cities and regions” will take place on 22 and 23 November 2018. It will be hosted by Polis president Manchester, and will take place in the Manchester United Old Trafford Stadium.

Registrations open in June 2018. 

For more information, please visit the Polis website.

URBAN FUTURE global conference – 22-24 May 2019, Oslo (Norway)

Start date: March 22, 2019

End date: May 24, 2019

The URBAN FUTURE global conference is one of Europe’s largest event for sustainable cities with a strong focus on citizens as the catalysts of change. City Changers are decision makers who actively, passionately and effectively make cities more sustainable. In 2019 Urban Future will be held in Oslo, the European Green Capital 2019.

 Key topics are Urban Mobility, the role of Built Environment & Architecture, Leadership, Green Business & Innovation. The conference attracts every year cities and municipalities, businesses, research, innovation and science, real estate, national and regional government, architecture and urban planning, NGOs, Start ups.

For more information, visit https://www.urban-future.org/