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Final Conference

Decongesting Europe: New approaches to freeing our cities: How walking and cycling can help reduce congestion - 13-14 March 2018 | Brussels

The conference "Decongesting Europe: New Approaches to Freeing Our Cities" brought together the partners and pilot cities from the FLOW and TRACE projects on 13 and 14 March 2018 in Brussels. Below, you can download the presentations from the conference. Click on the hashtag #MakeAllModesCount to see how participants engaged in the discussion online! 

Opening Plenary 

Parallel Sessions


  • This session was made of a panel with politicians followed by interactive discussion in groups. There were no presentations foreseen. 



Recommendations Plenary 

In the "Recommendations Plenary", speakers from all the parallel sessions presented the main points from their sessions. Karen Vancluysen, Polis Secretary General, awarded the Dutch consulting firm Goudappel Coffeng with the FLOW Reduction Congestion Award. The speakers then reflected on the "FLOW Recommendations" in a debate moderated by Siegfried Rupprecht (Rupprecht Consult). 

Introduction to FLOW and TRACE tools 

Parallel sessions 



  • This session was made of three thematic working groups on the TRACE tools. No presentations were foreseen. 





Closing Plenary