ACCESS2ALL Project Conference Accessibility in Public Transport – Barrier-free Travelling 29/09/2009 Print
ACCESS2ALL Project Conference Accessibility in Public Transport – Barrier-free Travelling

The ACCESS 2 ALL workshop aims to bring together all stakeholders in the area of the public transport including the special role of mobility impaired (MI) users.
The workshop’s programme will include presentations by key experts of the projects’ consortium and of external attendees, such as the European Commission and experts of the MEDIATE project as well as interactive parallel sessions involving all interested participants.
The topics of the workshop will revolve around the following thematic areas:
- The overall problem of mobility in today’s societies
- The addressed user groups and their needs
- Experience through best practices and primary implementation scenarios
- Accessibility as a universal concept
Moreover, open discussion and interactive sessions are foreseen.
The workshop is being organised by the High Institute for Education and Sciences ISEC (PT) in cooperation with the University of Stuttgart (DE), with the support of the coordination team of the project.
The workshop will be held in Porto (Portugal), on 29th Sep 2009. The venue will be announced soon.
Join the workshop and watch the state of the art presentations on research in accessibility of public transport, meet key stakeholders and industry's representatives from around Europe and participate to open discussions with European Commission officers and National or European authorities.

Porto, Portugal
Forum Website (incl. detailed programme information and registration):
Alexandra Kuhn
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Phone +43-1-711 62 - 65 3104