Workshop – Day 1

Thursday 25th April 2013
09:30 -9:40  Welcome and outline of the project George Kotsikos Newcastle University
09:40-10:00 Keynote address Alessandro Damiani
Head of Unit, DG
Research & Innovation- EU
  The American and Japanese perspective
10:00-10:15 Collaboration in International Transportation Research: A View from the Transportation Research Board Steve Godwin
Transportation Research Board (TRB), USA
10:15-10:30 Challenges in Transport and RTDI through international collaboration Toshiyashu Ichioka EU- Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation, Japan
10:30-10:45 General discussion about the issues raised Moderator
10:45-11:15 Coffee break
11:15-11:30 Demonstration of the HERMES portal Corry Gellatly
Newcastle University
11:30-11:40 Integration of TRIS/ITRD into TRID and integration of ATRI from ARRB Lisa Loyo
TRB
11:40-11:50 ETNA PLUS – European Transport Network Alliance project concerning trans-national collaboration in transport research and innovation Mathilde Bruyere
ETNA PLUS project partner
11:50-12:05 Summary of the previous presentations and format of the rest of the day George Kotsikos
Newcastle University
12:05-13:30 Mode specific breakout sessions
Discussion of issues with cross-border collaboration
Each mode session led by a moderator
13:30-15:00 Lunch break
15:00-15:20 General area for presentation of results, measures/initiatives/solutions identified All
15:20-17:00 Drafting of Guidelines on policies/measures Led by a moderator