Workshops are organised by the policy departments and enable members to put questions to and exchange views with experts on subjects associated with parliamentary business or subjects of current interest. They are not necessarily held in public but may be held during a committee meeting.

29-11-2018 - Workshop on Type-approval requirements for motor vehicles

IMCO 11-12-2018 - 11:45
A road in the shape of an arrow with the words road to safety on top.

Each year, more than 1.25 million people die worldwide as a result of road traffic crashes and 50 million people get injured. In EU, over 25.000 Europeans die each year in road accidents and over a million is injured. The workshop will gather MEPs, industry experts, associations and stakeholders, to analyse the latest digital technologies which can help to reduce fatalities and injuries caused by road accidents.

The workshop is a part of legislative work on the proposal of EU regulation on type-approval for motor vehicles as regards their general safety and the protection of vehicle occupants and vulnerable road users COM(2018) 286.

The workshop will be chaired by MEP Róża THUN, IMCO Rapporteur for this file.

The workshop will be held on the 29th of November 2018 from 15h00 to 18h00 in the European Parliament (A1 G-2).

The workshop is organised by Policy Department for Economic, Scientific and Quality of Life Policies at the request of the Committee on Internal Market and Consumer Protection (IMCO).

Location : Altiero Spinelli Building Room A1 G-2


      Mr Antonio Avenoso_European Transport Safety Council
      Mr Stefan Benz_European Association of Automotive Suppliers
      Prof. Wojciech R. Wiewiórowski_European Data Protection Supervisor
    Mr Richard Cuerden_The Future of Transport (TRL)
    Mr Yoni Epstein_Intel (Mobileye)
    Ms Alina Tuerk_Transport for London
    Mr Samuel Kenny_Transport&Environment

Roundtable Presentations

      Mr Marc Billiet_IRU Permanent Delegation to the EU
      Mr Fred Roeder_Consumer Choice Centre
      Mr Ulrich Veh_ACEA
      Ms Fabienne Goyeneche_MICHELIN
      Mr Peter Kronberg_VOLVO GROUP
      Mr Abayomi Otubushin_BMW
      Mr Gianluca Cerio and Mr Andrea Segato_TEORESI S.p.A.
      Mr Gianluca Cerio and Mr Andrea Segato_TEORESI S.p.A.

Other Sources


  • Policy Department for Economic, Scientific and Quality of Life Policies