micromobility expo 2020, 14 - 16 May

Discuss and inform!

In the forum, experts and users from industry, administration and politics discuss innovations, best practice examples and solutions. At the networking area next to the forum, participants can exchange ideas and make contacts in a relaxed atmosphere.


Conference Language is mostly German

Thursday 2 May 2019
10.30 - 11.00 a.m. OPENING Dr. Andreas Gruchow, Member of the Managing Board, Deutsche Messe AG
Raimund Nowak, Managing Director, Metropolregion Hannover Braunschweig Göttingen Wolfsburg
11.00 - 11.45 a.m. HOW IS MICROMOBILITY CHANGING THE FACE OF MOBILITY AND TRANSPORT? Prof. Dr. Stephan Rammler, Research Director of the Institute for Future Studies and Technology Assessment, Berlin in dialogue with Dr. Stefan Wolf, Corporate Strategy Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, Hannover
11.45 - 12.45 p.m. HOW TO HANDLE ALL THE NEW SMALL VEHICLES? A discussion about the restructuring of the urban transport area – focusing on legal issues, but also on habits and acceptance.

Christian Förster, IFM Institute for Vehicle Engineering and Mobility | Frank Otte, Chairman of the Association of Cycling-Friendly Municipalities (AGFK) / Head of the Osnabrück Municipal Planning | Thorsten Bullerdiek, Spokesman, Lower Saxony Association of Towns and Municipalities | Rüdiger Prang, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, Hannover | Kirstin HEGNER, Managing Director of the Digital Hub Mobility Initiative UnternehmerTUM (München, Germany)
13.00 - 15.15 p.m. INTERNATIONAL MICROMOBILITY ROUNDTABLE Opportunities & challenges for Urban Europe feat. Stephan SCHMID, proEME Coordinator / DLR Stuttgart (Germany) | Martí JOFRE, Innovative Mobility Services - FACTUAL (Barcelona, Spain) | Steven HAVEMAN, University of Twente (Netherlands) | Joern Stadtlander, Owner & CEO of StaRSCo-Group Hamburg – Munich – Zielona Góra (Poland) | Dr. Harald HEMPEL, DAKO GmbH | Amelie EWERT, HEV TCP Taskforce 32 small electric vehicle
An event within the EMEurope Project "Promoting Electric Mobility in Urban Europe" (EMEurope is co-funded by the European Commission as part of the ERA-NET Cofund scheme under Horizon 2020 Programme for EU funding programme for research and innovation.).
Conference Language: English
15.30 - 16.15 p.m. LEV & MICROMOBILITY Fishbowl feat. Dr. Richard AUMAYER, Robert Bosch GmbH | Sigfried NEUBERGER, Geschäftsführer Two-Wheeler Industry Association (ZIV) | Micro Mobility Systems | TÜV SÜD | Motorbike Industrial Association (IVM)
Karsten Bettin: Kwiggle – unique in the world: last mile carried in hand-luggage
Thomas Everding: e2work – the cellular car sharing for your fleet
Dr. Dr. Ingo Wöhler (VCD): OptiPeds/PedsBlitz: Optimisation of the Pedelec rental system in Hannover
Sven Mittelbach: Rydies – Digitizing & cross-linking of cycling and scooter mobility
Robin C. Henning (R.C.H. Mobility): Enjoy micromobility
Subsequent roundtable talks with the speakers and the audience

Friday 3 May 2019
10.00 - 12.00 a.m. ELECTRIC HOLIDAYS Presentation of concepts and discussions on promoting electric mobility in tourist regions. Business models for providing electric vehicles and charging infrastructure.
Micromobility: a new hype in tourist destinations
Prof. Dr. Eckehard Fozzy MORITZ, Director of the Innovationsmanufaktur München
Butjadingen: A North Sea peninsula is going to implement electric mobility
Ina KORTER, Mayor of the Municipality of Butjadingen
Uelzen – the worldwide most beautiful railway station and the most powerful charging infrastructure in Germany | Marcus SCHÜMANN, Managing Director of mycity / Municipal Utility of Uelzen
What should be the role of restaurants and hotels to benefit from electric mobility
Amadeus BÜRGEL, Managing Director, Bürgel GmbH, Nienburg
Travelbike: E-Bike Tourism | Franz TEPE, Marketing Director, 2-Wheeler Purchasing Cooperation (ZEG)
All you need is torque and speed – and no noise! Electric Motorbikes, a perspective for the motorbike tourism? | Matthias SCHMIDT, Owner of mms-concept, Osterode am Harz
An event within the project "Electric Mobility for Tourist Destinations" (funded by the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure)
12.15 - 13.15 p.m. MICROCITY TALK Fishbowl feat. Tim Gerstenberger, City of Hannover | Mascha BROST, DLR Institute of Vehicle Concepts | Prof. Martin PROMINSKI, Institute for Open Space Planning – Leibniz University of Hannover | Martin RÖHRLEEF, Head of Mobility Innovation ÜSTRA Hannover Transport Services | Florian Walberg, Walberg Urban Electrics GmbH
13.30 - 15.00 p.m. HOW CAN WE SPEED UP THE DEVELOPMENT OF FAST CYCLE LANES Fast cycle lanes are a convincing way to increase the attractiveness of two-wheeled vehicles. There is no longer any doubt about the benefits – but how do you go about removing the obstacles?
  • Electric Cycle Ruhr Fast Lane - a 101 kilometre long fast lane for anyone who wants to cycle between Hamm and Duisburg. A longer part crosses Dortmund | Winfried SAGOLLA, Stadt Dortmund
  • Cycle fast lanes in the Hamburg metropolitan area - Based on an analysis already completed, the Hamburg metropolitan area is leading preliminary studies on eight fast lanes. In summer 2020, specific routes are expected to be found for these cycling paths | Dr. Susanne ELFFERDING, Metropolregion Hamburg
  • Electric Cycle Fast Lane in Göttingen - Germany’s first cycle lane was realized in 2016 within the national programme “Showcase Region of Electric Mobility” in the University City of Göttingen. | Sören KOSS., City of Göttingen
15.15 - 16.45 p.m. CARGO BIKES IN EVERYDAY LIFE – LEISURE AND BUSINESS Latest Technology and fields of application feat. Sascha AUER, Sales Manager ProCargo CT1, Sortimo International GmbH | Jonas KREMER, Founder and CEO, citkar GmbH | Thomas LUDEWIG, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles | Frank TRISTRAM, EcoLibro | Lars WICHMANN, Managing Director, Velogold | Franz TEPE, Marketing Director, ZEG

Saturday 4 May 2019
10.00 - 16.00 a.m. E DRIVERS ONLY The Metropolregion Hannover Braunschweig Göttingen Wolfsburg invites the active electric car drivers for an exchange of their experiences.
10.00 - 12.30 a.m. ELECTRIC ALL THE WAY Tours, best practices and special cases. Let electric mobility move you!
feat. inter alia:
Printed material delivered by electric power
Thomas RÄTZKE, Managing Director of the Umweltdruckhaus Hannover
Trip by Twizy – from Munich to the North Cape
Otto SCHÖNBACH, National Twizy Meeting
Climate Protection Tour: by electric car through Italy
Hannes KOHLENBERG, Bürgerenergie Schaumburg
Around the world in 80 days – in pure electric mode
Rafael DE MESTRE, Eco Grand Prix
Bike-Leasing through deferred compensation program
Max PRUMBAUM, Consultant eurorad Germany
12.30 - 13.00 p.m. MICRO-ELECTRIC VEHICLES & SHARING MODELS ELEVATOR PITCH feat. Bodo VON BRAUNMÜHL, Tier Mobility GmbH | Swapfiets | Mobike [tbd] | Yorks Scooter | Adaptive City Mobility | Christopher KAINDL, VOI Technology AB
13.00 - 14.00 p.m. MICROCITY TALK FISHBOWL feat. Tim GERSTENBERGER, City of Hannover | Prof. Lars GUSIG, Hannover University of Applied Sciences and Arts | Christopher KAINDL, VOI Technology AB | Lars ZEMKE, Electric Empire – Federal Association of Electric Micro Vehicles | Patrick MORDA, Senior Editor, FOCUS E-Bikes, BurdaNews GmbH
14.00 - 16.00 p.m. IS GERMANY SLEEPING THROUGH THE ELECTRIC MOBILITY WAVE? Panel discussion feat. representatives of the Gerrman Parliamentary Parties.
  • Katja KEUL, Member of the German Bundestag (Alliance 90/The Greens) – fährt BMWi3
  • Jens-Michael EMMELMANN, Councillor, State Capital Hanover (CDU) – Tesla Model 3
  • Giovanni GRAZIANO, Councillor, City of Goslar (SPD) – BMWi3
  • Peter SCHMIDTHÜLSEN, Councillor, Town of Nienburg (Alliance 90/The Greens) – Renault ZOE
  • Dr. Petra JÄCKEL, Councillor, Municipality of Bovenden, Göttingen District (Alliance 90/The Greens) – Nissan Leaf
  • Matthias GLEICHMANN, Councillor, Town of Langenhagen (SPD) – BMW225xe
  • Mareike WULF, Member of the Lower Saxony Landtag, Hannover (SPD) – BMW225xe
Further politicians who will be present: Olaf MICHALOWSKI, Group Chairman Independent Voting Association, Wesermarsch County Council.

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