September 19 - September 20 Podcar City : Berlin  
September 19 04:00 pm - 06:00 pm Icebreaking – Opening Reception Floating Lounge on Spree near Est Side Gallery Address:   Mühlenstrasse 610243 Berlin www.floatinglounge-berlin.com 
September 20 08:00 am - 09:00 am Registration at Technische Universität Lecture Hall H1012 TU BerlinStrasse des 17. Juni 13510623 Berlin www.tu-berlin.de 
September 20 09:00 am - 10:30 am Plenary Chamber: Urbanization, Regional City Centers and Sustainable Transportation Welcoming Remarks from: Magnus Hunhammar, CEO Institute for Sustainable Transportation, (SE)Hans Lindqvist, Chair of KOMPASS & County Councilman Stockholm & former member of European Parliament (SE)Video  Opening Remarks from Rod Diridon, Chair Emeritus of California High Speed Rail Authority & Executive Director, Mineta Transportation Institute (US)"Sustainable High Speed Rail Internationally and in the US"  Experience from Podcars in Current Operations and...
September 20 10:30 am - 11:00 am Exhibition Hall: Networking break
September 20 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Session A1 - Theme: Plans for Podcars in Built Environments Moderator: Hans Lindqvist, Chair of KOMPASS Tom Karlsson, Transportation & Park Director, City of Uppsala (SE)"Plans to connect university hospital, science park and central station by Podcars"Hans Larsen, Transportation Director, City of San José, California (US)"Report on Barriers and Opportunities for San Jose’s Automated Transit Network Project"John Hammersley, Bid Manager, Ultra Global PRT (UK) "Progress and plans for ULTra PRT in Amritsar, India"
September 20 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Session B1 - Theme: New Sustainable Transport Solutions Moderator: Jan-Erik Nowacki, Founder, General Transport System (SE) Jerry Sanders, CEO, SkyTran (US)"New and Improved: Passive MagLev, Podcars and Mass Transit"Patrick Teufelberger, Board Member, CityCoaster Verkehrsysteme (AUT) "CityCoaster – Podcar on its own way"Bengt Gustafsson, CEO, Beamways (SE) "Beamways PRT system and software products"
September 20 12:30 pm - 01:30 pm Exhibition Hall: Networking break Lunch at Venue Special guest speech during lunch break: Hans-Josef Fell, member of the Green Party and German Parliament, Fell framed German Renewable Energy legislation (DE)"Die Energy- Wende: From nuclear and fossil energies to 100% renewable energy sources" Video
September 20 01:30 pm - 03:00 pm Session A2 - Theme: Plan for the future today Moderator: Lawrence J. Fabian, ATRA Ron Swenson, Board member of Association for the Study of Peak Oil (ASPO-USA), (US)Can Solar Podcars meet dramatic challenges of Post-Oil SocietyMagnus Hunhammar, CEO IST (SE) "Urban planning with Podcars – Swedish examples" Alain Kornhauser, Professor Princeton University & Chairman ATRA (US) "Near-term Examples to Increase Land Values and Revitalize Urban Areas Using Podcars"
September 20 01:30 pm - 03:00 pm Session B2 - Theme: Expand the Use of Podcars / PRT Moderator: Ingmar Andréasson, Vice President ATRA (SE) Nathan Koren, Associate: Transport Planning & Technology, Capita Symonds (UK) "Freight PRT: Lessons from and for logistics"Jörg Schweizer, Professor Bologna University (IT)"PRT mode share estimations in western and eastern European cities"Ingmar Andréasson, Vice President ATRA (SE)"Supplementing Mass Transit with Podcars"
September 20 03:00 pm - 03:30 pm Exhibition Hall: Networking break
September 20 03:30 pm - 04:45 pm Plenary Chamber - Theme: Strengthening the Investment Panel Discussion 1 Theme: Strengthening the Investment of Podcars by Standards? Moderator: David D. Little, Principal Washington Office, Lea+Elliott (US) Panelists: Gene Nishinaga, CEO, Transit Control Solutions (US)Bo Olsson, Chief Strategist, Swedish Transport Administration (SE)Robbert Lohmann, Commercial Director, 2GetThere (NL)Lars Anger, Project Manager, Innovatum Science Park (SE)   Panel Discussion 2 Theme: Can Podcars strengthen the investments of the build environment, the...
September 20 04:45 pm - 05:00 pm Closing remarks
September 20 07:00 pm - 10:00 pm Conference Dinner Café Campus Gastronomie, Villa BelMarchstrasse 6-8 10587 Berlin www.cafe-campus.de