Breakfast event: Saving lives on Europe’s roads: What can a reform to the General Safety Regulation offer?
Hosted by MEP Deirdre Clune, this breakfast event will focus on the issue of road safety. In particular, the meeting aims to discuss and debate the expected reform to the General Safety Regulation for motor vehicles. It will allow for a range of stakeholders and decision makers to discuss the potential of new safety technologies to help save lives on Europe’s roads.
Welcome and introduction - MEP Deirdre Clune
State of play on the revision of the General Safety Regulation - Mehdi Hocine, DG GROW, European Commission
Prof. Klaus Kompass, Vice President Vehicle Safety at BMW
Stefan Benz, Senior Technical Expert for Road Safety at Bosch
Richard Schram, Technical Manager at Euro NCAP
Laurianne Krid, Director-General at FIA Region I
Moderator: Jennifer Baker, EU policy correspondent
Closing remarks - MEP Michael Cramer