25. 4. 2018
The GR – Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre will from 25 to 27 April host one of the two biggest congresses of the 2018 in Slovenia. The 9th TEN-T DAYS 2018 will bring more than 2000 delegates and 26 ministers of transport. European Commissioner for Transport Violeta Bulc has successfully invited Ministers, Members of the European Parliament and key stakeholders to Ljubljana to discuss how to contribute to smart, sustainable and safe Mobility, relying on the trans-European transport network and investments in transport connectivity. The TEN-T Days will also host an idea accelerator and futuristic lab, to allow young European entrepreneurs and companies to showcase innovative mobility solutions. There will be a high-level Interinstitutional meeting to discuss further synergies between transport, energy and digital connectivity, and the investment support with highest EU value-added in the post-2020 framework, leading to a Ljubljana declaration by all relevant stakeholders on key principles for investment in smart, sustainable and safe mobility. Among the high-level events, there will be Ministerial sessions with Western Balkans and Turkey, and with Southern Mediterranean countries.
At the opening event on 25 April, the Future of Mobility: Idea Accelerator and Futuristic Lab and Hackathon will be opened as well. Innovative companies and entrepreneurs will get an opportunity to present their ideas and to reach out to participants from across the EU including public authorities, transport companies, project promoters, public and private banks, investors, etc.