14
feb
2001
European Parliament
Strasbourg, France

14:00 OPENING OF THE CONFERENCE

  • Mr Philippe Maystadt, President of the EIB

14:15 GUEST SPEAKER

  • Mrs Loyola De Palacio Del Valle-Lersundi, Vice-President of the European Commission; Transport and Energy Commissioner

14:45 PLENARY SESSION

chaired by : Mr Francis Mayer, Vice-President of the EIB

  • Mr Pierre Bilger, Chief Executive Officer of Alstom, France
  • Mr Henning Christophersen, Managing Director, EPSILON Sprl, former Vice-President of the European Commission
  • Mr Kostantinos Hatzidakis, Member of the European Parliament, Chairman of the European Parliamentary Committee on Regional Policy, Transport and Tourism
  • Mr Helmut Draxler, Chairman of the Board of Management of the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB)
  • Mr Alain Lipietz, Member of the European Parliament, Member of the Parliamentary Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • Mr Jaromir Schling, Minister of Transport and Communications, Czech Republic

18:00 CLOSING REMARKS

  • Mr Raymond Barre, former Prime Minister and Chairman of the Lyon-Turin Transalpine Committee, France
  • Mr Ewald Nowotny, Vice-President of the EIB

20:00 DINNER

Restaurant KAMMERZELL

See also the press release announcing the event : http://www.eib.org/news/press/2000/2000-105-conference-on-trans-european-transport-networks-achievements-to-date-and-the-way-forward.htm