Road User Charging – National Case Studies



Thought leaders discussion: Lessons learnt and the ‘new normal’ post Covid-19

07 Jul 2021

Johan Schoups, CEO of VIAPASS and Bernd Datler, Managing Director of ASFINAG will give an overview of the impact of the pandemic on tolling in both Belgium and Austria throughout the varying states of lockdown. What interesting learnings have arisen throughout the last 18 months and how has the movement of goods and/or passengers developed during the crisis? From wider acceptance of digital products, the rise of online shopping and the need for movement of essential goods, what is the true impact of the pandemic on RUC and what does this mean for the next 5-10 years? Has the pandemic set back projects or in fact, propelled forward ideas?