RUC Conference Programme


RUC Conference Programme

Two Days of Intelligence

The two-day agenda for CiTTi Magazine’s Road User Charging Conference is developed to ensure all delegates receive:

Ideas from leading senior international practitioners who understand your challenges

Invaluable case studies on what authorities around the world have learned

Networking breaks, including drinks reception, to help you dissect the event with your peers.

3rd March 2021

  1. Is there an update on the legislation process for the Eurovignette Directive?   What has the review been for the EU Framework to the develop of infrastructure?    What will happen to vignettes in the ...
  2. Has COVID-19 made any changes to payments and OBU’s  Why have rates changed?   What changes have been made for trucks to be equipped with OBU’s   
  3. TBC
  4. What does interoperability mean for the average driver? How to benefit from interoperability driving in Europe? Is EETS encouraging a better approach to interoperability for HGVs but is there any solu ...
  5. How does the draft legislation align the level of the discount to the CO2 emitted by the vehicle?  By when do Member States need to reform their toll charges in line with CO2 emissions?  What are the ...
  6. New free flow toll collection system with multiple lanes  Does this mean all vehicles need a DSRC?  Cashless payment tolls, are they a new way of payment after COVID-19?  
  7. What challenges were faced with local and national toll collectors during COVID-19?  What can be implemented for the future?  Lessons learnt on how to tele-working on commuter traffic and urban mobili ...
  8. •    Challenges and benefits using ANPR as an electronic fee •    Does this reduce manpower?  •    Discuss the process implementing ANPR system in Swede
  9. When will this be implemented?  Discuss the process of implementing the new truck toll  Show the problems and benefits to implement a new truck toll?  
  10. Challenges expected on European roads?  Different tolling system and rates – does this affect your operations  Is interoperability an issue?   How much hassle does it cause freight companies using the ...
  11. Trucks will now pay tolls on 1st category roads  Extending the toll road payments who will be affected?  How much budget revenue was used to develop road infrastructure? 

4th March 2021

  1. Nation’s oldest turnpike will be turning their entire system to cashless by autumn 2021 
  2. Does it give customers more ease when paying? Who benefits from these fuel cards? Explain the implementation of introducing 3 new fuel cards to the toll system
  3. When will this be implemented? Why has Brussels introduced congestion charging in the city? How will Brussels increase the use of public transport?
  4. State of play of tolling and e-tolling deployment Interoperability challenges Impact of COVID-19 on tolling revenues in some of Western Balkans parties Plans to ensure regional interoperability
  5. How to increase more funding for road infrastructure  What opportunities are there for the future of road charging?  Will technology soon change the ways toll operators work?  
  6. Look at Jakarta’s cities which build MRT, LRT and BRT which have an individual plan to meet the needs for places for interchange Discuss the interchange points which will be built as TOD and PPP schem ...
  7. When will this be implemented?  When will GNSS truck tolling take into effect?  Can the truck toll increase or decrease trucks on the road?  
  8. What does this mean for road users? How much has increased? Which state owned motorway will be affected?
  9. How did this happen? Does this mean drivers will soon be able to cross all motorways of the country with one OBU? When will this be implemented?
  10. Can replacement of toll road fees and fuel tax and vehicle registration help road charging?  Does it receive public acceptance?  When will this take place?