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Transforming Transportation 2018: Realizing Sustainable Mobility for All in the Digital Era

January 12, 2018 | 9:00 to 17:45 ET, 14:00 to 22:45 GMT
World Bank Headquarters, Washington DC

**The above video is part of a playlist that contains seven separate videos from the conference**

Mobility that is smart and sustainable will be essential in addressing global issues such as climate change, poverty, women’s empowerment, and public health and safety.

This January, transport leaders from around the world will convene for the 2018 edition of Transforming Transportation to explore the cutting-edge solutions that will help make mobility safer, greener, more inclusive and efficient.

This year’s conference will pay special attention to the role technology and digital platforms can play in the transition to sustainable transportation, looking at innovations like shared mobility, autonomous driving, and electric vehicles.

THURSDAY January 11

9-9:30am | Welcome address

9:30-11am | Opening Session: Achieving Sustainable Mobility for All in the Digital Economy

11:15am-12:45pm| New Mobility and Universal Access

2-3:20pm | Autonomous Vehicles: Are We Ready?

4-5:30pm | Transport Corridors: Connectivity for a Brighter Future

5:30-5:45pm | Lee Schipper Memorial Scholarship

FRIDAY January 12

9-10am | Transport is Not Gender-Neutral

10-11am | Meeting Road Safety Financing and Implementation Challenges

11:15am-12:45pm | Digital Enablers for Sustainable Mobility

2-3:30pm | Urban Mobility: Emerging Trends from Africa

3:45-5:15pm | Green Transport: Are We There Yet? The Ride to Low-Carbon Transport

5:15-5:45pm | Closing Remarks



Founder, Zipcar

Co-Founder & CEO, Mobike

CEO, World Bank

Vice President, Sustainable Development, World Bank

Mayor of Bogota, Colombia