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EIT Urban Mobility presents 'How has COVID-19 impacted the transport and mobility sector?'


EIT Urban Mobility invites you to join the online event on the topic 'How has COVID-19 impacted the transport and mobility sector?' as part of this year’s Focus Nordic+ Mobility Series.

The Focus Nordic+ Mobility Series is organised jointly by ITS Norway, Innovation Norway, and Royal Norwegian Embassy in Copenhagen. 

During the first event of the series, held on 14 April 2021 10:00 -11:15 (CET), the EIT Community will discuss the influence of the ongoing pandemic on today’s and tomorrow’s mobility landscape in the Nordic and Baltic region. Key speakers from influential industries will use 5 minute pitch approach to inspire, lead and strengthen the discussion with short keynotes interspersed with Q&A and guided discussion rounds in break-out rooms.


10:00 - 10:10

Welcome and introduction

by the meeting facilitator Victoria Goncharova, EIT Urban Mobility Innovation Hub North 

10:10 - 10:25

First round:

  • Dr. Anna Clark, Innovation Lifecycle Manager, EIT Urban Mobility Innovation Hub North, Denmark
  • Peter Kisch, Head of Innovation Department, City of Lund, Sweden
  • Jonas Bjaaland, Green Investment Director, Vækstfonden, Denmark
10:25 - 10:40 Breakout-Room Discussion (15 min)
10:40 - 10:55

Second round:

  • Claes Kanold, Leader Mobility Services, Ruter, Norway
  • Jonna Heikkinen, Head of Global Business Development, MaaS Global, Finland
  • Siiri Silm, Researcher, University of Tartu, Estonia
10:55 - 11:00 Breakout-Room Discussion (15 min)
11:00 - 11:15

Wrap up

by Jenny Simonsen, Director for Operations and New Mobility, ITS Norway