Cristian Parro

Cristian Stiven Parra Gonzalez is a psychologist with experience in coordinating research projects, clinical support in catastrophic cases, psychological first aid care, and psychosocial support for infants in the educational field. He’s passionate about generating a social and environmental impact in each of the people and organizations that he has met and had the opportunity … Continued

Daniela Ladino

Hellen Daniela Ladino Escobar soon realized that she likes to take care of the environment and work with children. She decided to be part of the positive change by using the bicycle and also to be an example teaching the future of the world which focuses on children. Currently, she’s focused on giving her best … Continued

Tomi Ristimäki

Tomi is the CEO of Kempower. He is one the rare cleantech professionals in Europe with over 20 years of experience in electrification and over 10 years of experience in electric mobility. Tomi is passionate about making the world cleaner and more sustainable by enabling the electrification transition. Tomi says: “As a kid I was … Continued

Walther Ploos van Amstel

Walther is professor for city logistics at the university of applied sciences in Amsterdam. His focus is on sustainable zero-emission city logistics using innovative light electric vehicles, micro hubs, and smart planning based on traffic data and public private partnerships. His future city logistics projects will look at car free residential zones, campuses and circular … Continued

Anni Sinnemäki

As the first female Deputy Mayor responsible for city planning, traffic system, and real estate, Anni Sinnemäki works to make a difference in building a cohesive and sustainable city every day. She strongly emphasizes combining land use planning and traffic planning: This includes replacing motorways with city boulevards, making Helsinki carbon neutral by 2035, investing … Continued

Anna Huttunen

As a Project Manager and enthusiast, Anna Huttunen pushes for greener, cleaner, more efficient mobility in the medium-sized Finnish city of Lahti, the European Green Capital 2021. At the helm of the sustainable urban mobility plan, Anna is transforming Lahti’s connectivity through improved walkability and cycling, multi-modality, and low-carbon mobility options. She leads the city’s … Continued

Dávid Vitézy

Dávid Vitézy has been fascinated by public transportation since he was a little child and never really lost his interest. It has been a long way from his first steps as spokesman of an NGO in Budapest, where he fought against car-oriented city planning, to his position as General Director of the Hungarian Museum of … Continued

Jaime Ruiz Huescar

Jaime Ruiz Huescar is passionate about urban innovation and the future of urban mobility. Luckily, his work allows him to actively contribute to making our cities more sustainable, liveable and equitable by collaborating with many different key actors and decision makers, and connecting cities to foster joint progress. His experience has taught him that many … Continued

Koen Kennis

After having worked in the private sector for several years, Koen Kennis, an Electronics Engineer, decided to engage himself in politics and actively change his hometown Antwerp for the better. As Vice mayor and responsible for mobility, Koen has initiated a number of immense transport projects in Belgium’s second largest city. The latest is ‘The … Continued

Sidsel Birk Hjuler

Sidsel Birk Hjuler firmly believes that cycling and walking will revolutionize the 21st century city. That’s why she works tirelessly on her mission to get it taken seriously in all sectors of traffic planning. She is the newly appointed Global Lead of Active Mobility at Buro Happold. As board member of the European Cyclists’ Federation, … Continued