ASEAN in 2050:
The Transport System and its Implications on Energy, Environment, and Climate Change
Date / Time February 22, 2012 / 9:00~17:30
Venue Nikko Bali Resort and Spa(Bali Indonesia)
Organizer Institution for Transport Policy Studies (ITPS)
No. of Attendees 27 (Closed meeting)

Since 2011, Institution for Transport Policy Studies (ITPS) has been conducting "A Study of Long-term Transport Action Plan for ASEAN" in collaboration with research organizations and experts in countries of ASEAN in order to deliver initial recommendations on long-term traffic policy in ASEAN in response to climate change.

This international conference was held with the primary objective of promoting relevant parties' understandings of research outcomes so far, current situations or approaches of ASEAN countries on transport and energy, environment, and climate change issues. With the attendance of Dr. Bambang Susantono, Vice Minister for Transportation, Republic of Indonesia, government officials and experts from ASEAN countries and international organizations engaged in an active exchange of views with regard to policies and the future vision of transport and society in each ASEAN country.

Program Opening
Yosuke Takada Director, Japan International Transport Institute, ITPS
Welcome Remarks Bambang Susantono Vice Minister for Transportation, Republic of Indonesia
Presen-tation Philippe Crist Administrator, Joint Transport Research Centre of the OECD/ITF
Iwao Matsuoka Deputy Director, Japan International Transport Institute, ITPS
Paul Emmerson Principal Transportation Officer, Transport Research Laboratory (TRL)
Alvin Mejia Environment Specialist, Clean Air Initiative for Asian Cities (CAI-Asia) Center
Ko Sakamoto Transport Economist, Sustainable Infrastructure Division, Regional and Sustainable Development Department, Asian Development Bank
Roland Haas Programme Director, ASEAN-German Technical Cooperation on Cities, Environment, and Transport in the ASEAN Region, German International Cooperation (GIZ)
Jane Romero Climate Change Specialist, Climate Change Group, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)
Panel Discus-sion Moderator
Heather Allen Programme Director Sustainable Transport, Transportation Division, TRL
Elly Sinaga Director, Urban Transport System Development, Ministry of Transportation, Indonesia
Lemar Jimenez Senior Transportation Development Officer, Department of Transportation and Communications, Philippines
Athibhu Chitranukroh Senior Plan and Policy Analyst and Chief of Railway Information Center, Office of Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning (OTP), Thailand
Tran Anh Duong Deputy Director General, Environmental Department, Ministry of Transport, Vietnam
Haruramathever a/l Suppiah National Key Result Area (NKRA) Coordinator, Ministry of Transport, Malaysia
Bandith Sulayakham Deputy Director of National Transport Committee Secretariat Office, Department of Transport, Ministry of Public Works and Transport, Laos
Closing Remarks Sophie Punte Executive Director, CAI-Asia Center

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