Sustainable Transport Events at the Ninth Session of the World Urban Forum (WUF9)

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Please see below an overview of sustainable transport events at the Ninth Session of the World Urban Forum (WUF9). Should you wish to have more information regarding a specific event, you can reach out to the relevant contact person listed in the tables below.

Booths and Activities about Sustainable Mobility

During the WUF9, MobiliseYourCity Partnership will have a permanent booth in the exhibition zone where you can learn more about sustainable mobility. UN-Habitat will display innovative cycling data at the Urban Brains Bamboo Pavilion from the 8th to 12th February.

Sustainable Transport Events

If you are interested in organizing a transport event, please contact Mark Major: mark.major@slocatpartnership.org.

February 8, 2018
Time Title of the Event Organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
09:00 – 11:00 What Does Inclusive Transit-Oriented Development Mean to You? ITDP Networking Event Room 410 Ramon Cruz,
ramon.cruz@itdp.org
13:00 – 14:00 Towards Integrated Transportation in Cairo: A story of Partnership, Process and Piloting ITDP, Govt of Egypt, UN-Habitat-Cairo & GOPP Side Event Room 407 Ramon Cruz,
ramon.cruz@itdp.org
17:00 – 18:00 How walkable Is your city ? New methods in measuring walkability at the city, neighborhood, and street level ITDP Side Event Room 410 Ramon Cruz,
ramon.cruz@itdp.org
February 9, 2018
Time Title of the Event Organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
08:00 Cycling Kuala Lumpur Urbanice & UN-Habitat High-Level Event TBD Stefanie Holzwarth,
stefanie.holzwarth@un.org
09:00 – 11:00 Achieving slower cities towards the new urban agenda Despacio Networking Event Room 405 Carlosfelipe Pardo, pardo@despacio.org
11:00 – 12:00 Presentation of the UITP-WB Campaign on Gender in Public Transport UITP & World Bank Booth Event SPAD Booth Kaan Yildizgoz, kaan.yildizgoz@uitp.org
11:00 – 12:00 Linking urban planning with mobility planning in Douala, Cameroon MobiliseYourCity Partnership French Pavilion Event French Pavillon Contact@MobiliseYourCity.net
14:00 – 15:00 Delivering sustainable urban mobility for all SLoCaT Partnership Side Event Room 305 Mark Major, mark.major@slocatpartnership.org
16:00 – 16:45 Get to know the Transformative Urban Mobility Initiative TUMI – Transformative Urban Mobility Initiative German Pavilion Event German Pavilion Armin Wagner,
armin.wagner@giz.de
February 10, 2018
Time Title of the Event Organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
09:00 – 13:00 TUMI Site Visit to Sunway Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) TUMI – Transformative Urban Mobility Initiative Site Visit TBD Please indicate interest directly to:
Armin Wagner,
armin.wagner@giz.de
9:00 –  11:00 Right to the City: Land Value Sharing: How to make it work in Developing Countries UN-Habitat, ITDP & GOPP Networking Event Room 304 Ramon Cruz,
ramon.cruz@itdp.org
February 11, 2018
Time Title of the Event Organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
09:00 – 11:00 Capacity building to deliver sustainable urban mobility for all SLoCaT Partnership Networking Event  Room 305 Mark Major, mark.major@slocatpartnership.org
11:00 – 13:00 Urban energy, mobility and resource management UN-Habitat & Wuppertal Institute Networking Event AFINUA Room  Oliver Lah,
oliver.lah@fu-berlin.de
11:00 – 14:00 Innovative clean transport business models: training for public officials WRI Training Event Room 407 Angela Enriquez,
aenriquez@wri.org
13:00 – 20:30 Thriving Cities, Prosperous Countries: From Agenda to Implementation WRI Side Event Grand Salon One at Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur Angela Enriquez,
aenriquez@wri.org
14:30 – 16:30 Urban mobility and safe and accessible transport for all WUF9 Special Sessions  TBD Stefanie Holzwarth,
stefanie.holzwarth@un.org
17:00 – 19:00 Multilateral Development Banks’ Regional and Thematic Initiatives toward the NUA EIB Networking Event AFINUA Room Meryn Martens
m.martens@eib.org
February 12, 2018
Time Title of the Event Organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
11:00 – 13:00 Urban pathways – Supporting Low carbon plans for Urban Basic Services Wuppertal Institute,
UN-Habitat, UN Environment & Urban Pathways project
German Pavilion Event AFINUA Room Oliver Lah,

oliver.lah@fu-berlin.de

Stefanie Holzwarth,
stefanie.holzwarth@un.org

 11:00 – 14:00 Shaping urban mobility –
An integrated approach by the TUMI initiative
TUMI – Transformative Urban Mobility Initiative Training Event Room 402 Armin Wagner,
armin.wagner@giz.de
14:00 – 14:45 Integrated & Sustainable Urban Mobility: Effective sector transformation through connecting institutional
and policy frameworks with planning & investment
MobiliseYourCity Partnership German Pavilion Event German Pavilion Markus D. Delfs,
markus.delfs@giz.de
14:00 – 15:00 Measuring and managing expanding urban public transport in support of the New Urban Agenda UITP & WhereIsMyTransport Side Event Room 401 Philip Turner,
philip.turner@uitp.org
17:00 – 18:00 Urban Cable Cars as a new dimension to Sustainable Urban Transport Doppelmayr Side Event Room 405  Carmen Hobitsch,
Carmen.Hobitsch@doppelmayr.com
February 13, 2018
Time Title of the Event Organizers Type of the Event Venue Contact Person
10:30 – 11:30 Women, Access and transport ITDP, Ford Foundation & NextCity Stage Event Next City’s World Stage Ramon Cruz,
ramon.cruz@itdp.org