Roundtable on promoting PT in a cross-border dimension (Trieste)

25th April, 2019

A round table on the theme "Results and challenges of promoting public transport in a cross-border dimension" was held on 18 April, at the CEI headquarters in Trieste.


The roundtable discussion was focused on some of the challenges that key stakeholders in the public transport are encountering nowadays – especially in terms of diversified mobility (various travelling purposes and decentralization of destinations), competition, digital transformations, governance measures, etc. Furthermore, the speakers discussed the best practice examples, and the importance of making public transport services attractive on regional and cross-border level, but also on a local level.

The event - moderated by CEI project manager, Paolo Dileno – gathered relevant speakers: Graziano Pizzimenti, Regional Minister for Infrastructure Friuli Venezia Giulia Region; Roberto Gerin, Director - Trieste Trasporti; Elisa Nannetti, Director of Trenitalia - Passenger Division FVG; Maurizio Ionico, Director of Ferrovie Udine Cividale; Giulio Bernetti, Manager of Territorial Planning Service, Enhancement of Old Port, Mobility and Traffic, Municipality of Trieste; Carlo Fortuna, EGTC Director Euregio Senza Confini; Alessandro Puhali, EGTC Assembly Member, and Tito Stefanelli, Transportation Consultant, TRT Trasporti e Territorio Srl.