EUROCITIES and the Vital Nodes project (www.vitalnodes.eu) attended the 1st
Corridor Conference of the Interregional Alliance for the Rhine-Alpine Corridor
EGTC on 7 June 2018 in the Committee of the Regions in Brussels.
The event was organised around 5 thematic topics & workshops:
-the Chinese Belt
-the future priorities for the development of the Corridor
-the results of the „European Rail Freight Line System“ project
-the experiences with the legal form of a EGTC
-the visionary workshop on the future of the corridor
Additionally to these workshops, a political plenary session with representatives from academia, industry and local authorities, among who the vice-chair of the mobility forum, Mr. Christian Specht from Mannheim, was organised after the introduction by the Corridor Coordinator Pawel Wojciechowski.
The conference underlined the importance of a joint and coordinated development of the Rhine-Alpine corridor, echoing the motto “one corridor, once voice”.