Busworld Academy Turkey 2018

The third edition of the Busworld Academy congress in Turkey, on April 20th, will focus on The future of bus-mobility , with seminars on the digitalization, passenger comfort and bus design, infotainment systems, Mobility-as-a-service, the evolution towards zero-emission buses, passenger safety, business models, market analysis etc.

The Busworld Academy congress accompanies the Busworld Exhibition in Hall B of FUAR IZMIR.

It is the perfect opportunity to see and hear about the latest evolutions in technology and markettrends in the bus- & coach business. Meanwhile, the Busworld Academy offers the best network-event with representatives from international, national and local authorities and federations, with public transport agents and bus-and coach operators, with bus manufacturers and supplier


9:30 - 12:00 Opening remarks Busworld Exhibition
14:00 - 16:00

Opening Session of the Busworld Academy: Market trends in the Bus Sector

Moderator: Mr Jan Deman, Director, Busworld Academy

- Mr. James Norris, Senior Analyst, LMC Automotive: The current bus market situation: a global perspective

- Mr. Turgay Akkaya, Assistant General Manager, ESHOT - Smart and Green Public Transportation; İzmir Case

- Mr. Erdal Uygun, Director of Transportation services, Edirne Municipality, Turkey / Vice-President of Transportation Commission at the Union of Municipalities of Turkey. - Cooperatives in the institutionalization of individual Operators/ Case study of Edirne Public Transport System.

- Mr. Berkan Bayram, Founder and Executive Director, TEHAD (Turkey Electric & Hybrid Vehicles Association): The latest Electric and Hybrid vehicle technologies and industry developments.

- Mrs. Esra Levent, Turkisch representative for Global Passenger Network - Future of coach and coach tourism in Turkey

- Mr. Sedat Çinar, Deputy Director of Commercial Vehicles, Public and Special Sales, BMC - Brief Insight on the Turkish Busmarket



10:00 - 12:00

E-bus Session

Moderator: Mr. Sebastian Castellanos, WRI

- Mr. Sebastian Castellanos, Energy And Climate Associate, WRI - Impact of e-bus in urban areas

- Mrs. Anna Ozdelen, Local Mobility Consultant, Frost & Sullivan - Market Opportunity for Electric Buses in Europe.

- Mr. Hakan Uzkat, Technology Development Manager, ESHOT - Zero Emission Public Transportation Experience

- Mr. Muhammed Emre KIRAN, Training Manager, UITP – Tendering processes for the purchase of E-buses

- Mr. Thomas Mourey, Project Officer, POLIS, network of cities and regions - Eliptic : Optimising existing electric PT infrastucture

- Mr. Artem Burlakov, Head of Project Office,Mosgortrans - Evolution of electric buses in Moscow

14:00 - 16:00

Safety and Technology in Public Buses

Moderator: Mr. Tolga Imamoglu, WRI Turkey Sustainable Cities

- Mr. Tolga Imamoglu, Transport & Road Safety Manager, WRI Turkey Sustainable Cities - Status on safety measures in bustransport in Turkey

- Mr. Hakan Uzun Özet,Head of Transportation Planning Department, ESHOT - İzmir Public Transportation System

- Mr. Utku Cihan, Chief Urban Planner, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality - Year 2030: Transportation System of Izmir

- Mr. Zeynel Albas, Metrobus Depot Manager, IETT Istanbul Electricity, Tramway and Tunnel General Management - Metrobus Maintenance Model

- Mr. Abdullah Keskin,Transportation Planning Manager, Sanliurfa Metropolitan Municipality - Public Transportation Business Models (view prezi)

- Mrs. Perihan Aydin, Occupational Health & Safety Consultant, Director Of Business Development , HED Academy - Driver Training & Competency

- Mrs. Yesim Ayoz, Chairperson, Suat Ayoz Traffic Victims SATMD – How to reduce public transport victims.

- Mr. Andres Alejandro Pinate, Marketing and Customer Director, Vectalia - Remaking the public transportation riderexperience for the digital era

The brochure can be dowloaded here:

Zafer Mah. 840 Sk. Fuar Alanı No:2 Gaziemir
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Date Creator Name
19-04-2018 James Norris The current bus market a global perspective
19-04-2018 Turgay Akkaya Akıllı ve Çevreci TopluTaşıma; İzmir
19-04-2018 Erdal Uygun Toplu Taşımacılıkta Reform ve Kurumsallaşmada
19-04-2018 Berkan Bayram Elektrik ve Hibrit Araç Teknolojileri veEndüstriyel Gelişmeler
19-04-2018 Esra Levent Türkiye’de Şehirlerarası Otobüsve Otobüs Turizmi
19-04-2018 Sedat Cinar Turkey busmarket
19-04-2018 Sedat Cinar TÜRKİYE OTOBÜS PAZARI
20-04-2018 Sebastian Castellanos Barriers and global innovations for the adoption of electric bus fleets
20-04-2018 Anna Ozdelen Electric bus market in Europe 2018
20-04-2018 Hakan Uzkat Sıfır Emisyonlu Toplu Ulaşım
20-04-2018 Emre Kiran Tendering processes for the purchase of E-buses
20-04-2018 Thomas Mourey Optimising existing electric PT infrastucture
20-04-2018 Artem Burlakov Evolution of electric buses in Moscow
20-04-2018 Hakan Uzun izmir toplu ulaşım sistemi
20-04-2018 Utku Cihan Yıl 2030 İzmir Ulaşım Sistemi
20-04-2018 Zeynel Albas Metrobüs Hattı Bakım Modeli
20-04-2018 Perihan Aydin Sürücü Eğitim &Yeterliliği
20-04-2018 Yesim Ayoz Toplu taşıma ve trafik mağdurları
20-04-2018 Andres Alejandro Pinate Remaking the public transportation rider experience for the digital era
20-04-2018 Tolga Imamoglu Toplu Taşıma Sistemlerinde Güvenlik
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