Glen Weisbrod, President of EDR Group, spoke at the International Transport Forum’s 2013 Summit on “Funding Transport,” held in Leipzig Germany, May 22-24 2013. The annual Summit is the leading global platform for debate on the future of transport. At the Summit, Ministers from more than 50 countries will engage decision-makers from industry, civil society and research to explore the trends that will shape mobility in the 21st century.
Weisbrod spoke as part of a panel on "Making Better Choices: Assessing Transport Investments," and was joined by fellow panelists who include the Vice President of the Korea Transport Institute; the Head of Division, Projects Directorate, European Investment Bank; Assistant Deputy Minister of Policy, Transport Canada; and the Director of Transport and Communications in East Asia, Asian Development Bank. Immediately following the session, Nobel Prize winner Amartya Sen delivered the keynote.
Click here to read a summary of key points addressed during the panel discussion, as well as quotes and photos.For more information about the International Transport Forum visit: http://www.internationaltransportforum.org/.