12 September: 08:00 AM – 09:30 AM (CEST)
14 September: 07:45 AM – 09:15 AM (CEST)
ADBI, in collaboration with the Asian Development Bank, World Conference of Transport Research Society (WCTRS), Chubu University, and Eastern Asia Society of Transport Studies (EASTS), will hold two sessions during the 14th International Conference of EASTS.
Session 1: COVID-19 and Transport Policy in Developing Asian Countries (12 Sep 2021)
Building on joint research undertaken by ADBI, WCTRS, and EASTS members, this session will examine how the transport sector can help control the COVID-19 pandemic, recover from the crisis, and build back better. It will also address onward transport policy priorities and related collaboration opportunities for developing Asian countries.
Session 2: Frontiers in High-Speed Rail Development Book Launch (14 Sep 2021)
This session will launch the new book Frontiers in High-Speed Rail Development. Moderated by renowned Japanese TV personality Tomoyo Nonaka, it will feature a roundtable discussion on sustainable transport planning insights and policy lessons explored in the book
Both sessions will include English-Japanese simultaneous interpreting.
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