The EU Urban Mobility Days successfully took place between 20 – 22 September in Brno, Czech Republic and online. The aim of the conference was to provide a unique forum for urban transport practitioners, NGOs, academics, policy makers and urban planners to discuss ambitious climate targets and how to transform urban mobility within the framework of the theme “Moving people and goods more sustainably”. The Urban Mobility Days conference was jointly organized by the European Commission, Directorate-General for Mobility & Transport (DG MOVE) and the Czech Presidency of the Council of the EU.
Across the three days of the conference, stakeholders traversed the length and breadth of sustainable urban mobility, therefore examining the latest challenges and solutions at hand. The conference which was engaging as ever, comprised of different panel discussions, thematic sessions, exhibitions and side events, discussions ranging from boosting active travel to financing climate neutrality, to zero-emission zones and SUMPs. On 22 September, Jiri Karpeta, partner of Robodrone Industries participated in the plenary session 4 where they discussed about implementing Urban Air Mobility (UAM) in cities. In this session, they explored the potential of UAM for tackling urban mobility challenges, while displaying different scenarios for the use of UAM and the integration of UAM within sustainable urban mobility planning, policy and framework.