EcoMobility is travel through integrated, socially inclusive, and environmentally-friendly transport options, including and integrating walking, cycling, wheeling, and passenging. By enabling citizens and organizations to access goods, services, and information in a sustainable manner, EcoMobility supports citizens’ quality of life, increases travel choices, and promotes social cohesion.
In this session, innovative concepts for promoting EcoMobility in cities will be presented and experiences shared on their implemention, evaluation and financing. Challenges and opportunities to advance sustainable urban mobility from different regions will be discussed.
Participants will develop their understanding of:
Compact city centered on public transportation
Jun Nakamura, Vice Mayor, City of Toyama, Japan
Transportation oriented development: Boulder Junction TOD
Matthew Appelbaum, Mayor, City of Boulder, United States
Electric Mobility: Partnerships, achievements and challenges
Kang Woo-Dae, Director, City of Changwon, Republic of Korea
Shyh-Fang Liu, Consultant / City’s Policy Advisor, Kaohsiung City Government, Chinese Taipei
Cheol-wan Park, Director (former),Green Capital Promotion Agency of Cheongju