MPC Forum in Istanbul 21-21 March 2014

Opening and keynote presentations
 Welcome & keynote speech  Prof. Lale Akarun, University of Boğaziçi
Overview of Viajeo Plus & Objectives of the
forum
 Dr. Yanying Li, ERTICO – ITS Europe
Istanbul metropolitan Municipality: EU
Project Experiences
 Mrs. F. Betül Güney Akbiyik, Transport
Coordination Directorate Istanbul
Metropolitan Municipality
Istanbul public transport operator’s vision on HORIZON2020 and potential contribution  Mr. Fatih Caniteziett, İstanbul Electric
Tram and Tünel Company
 MPC partners & research funding schemes  Dr. Marcello Scalisi, UNIMED
Presentations from Mediterranean partner countries
 Sustainable Transport and Urban Mobility in Egypt  Prof. Iman Mohammed Wafei Ramadan,
Arab Academy
 Sustainable Transport Project in Egypt  Mr. Mohamed Fathy Ali, Egyptian
Environmental Affairs Agency
Sustainable Transport and Urban Mobility in Jordan Prof. Turki Ibrahim Obaidat Kayed, Jordan
University of Science & Technology
Sustainable Transport and Urban Mobility in Lebanon  Prof. Lindos Daou, Université Saint Esprit de
Kaslik
SOLUTIONS: Sharing Opportunities for Low carbon Urban TransportaTION  Mrs. Pınar Köse, EMBARQ Turkey
 Sustainable Transport and Urban Mobility in Palestine Prof. Khaled Al-Sahili, An Najah
University
 Sustainable Transport and Urban Mobility in Turkey  Dr. Gurkan Gunay, University of Boğaziçi