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Final trolley 2.0 virtual conference

19.10.2020

Join us for the final trolley 2.0 conference on 12 and 13 November to learn about current developments around trolleybuses in Europe.

Participants will learn about the main accomplishments of the project in the development of smart trolley grids and innovative in-motion charging concepts. This comprises lessons learnt from the trolley 2.0 demonstrations that took place in various European trolleybus cities as well as new knowledge products.

Speakers include representatives of leading trolleybus operators including SZKT Szeged, PKT Gdynia, BBG Eberswalde as well as leading academic (University of Gdansk, University Dresden, TU Delft) and industry representatives (evopro, PRE Power, Kummler+Matter, LibroDuct, ...) from Europe. The conference is organised and will be moderated by the leading European trolleybus interest group, trolley:motion.

Program 12 November:
9.30 – 9.40       Welcome message and short introduction to trolley 2.0
9.40 – 10.40     Session I: Decision-making: what bus system to go for?
10.50 – 11.50   Session II: Planning of trolley infrastructure
12.00 – 13.00   Session III: New trolleybus vehicle concepts

Program 13 November:
9.30 – 10.30     Session I: Energy management and storage in trolley systems
10.40 – 11.40   Session II: Smart trolley grids
11.50 – 13.00   Session III: The future of trolleybus systems

To register for the final conference, please click here

Related Projects

trolley:2.0

Further Information

Henning Günter

+49 221 6060 55 13

h.guenter@rupprecht-consult.eu

Wolfgang Backhaus

+49 221 6060 55 19

w.backhaus@rupprecht-consult.eu

Hybrid-trolleybus in Gdynia