ESPRIT was at the Transport and Air Pollution (TAP) Conference in Lyon in May 2016

Location: Lyon (France)


The 21st International Transport and Air Pollution Conference took place in Lyon on 24th—26th May 2016. The aim of the conference was to bring together scientists, international experts, users and decision makers to share their contributions on the current scientific knowledge of air pollution due to emissions from transport systems.

ESPRIT papers presented included Richard Mounce (University of Aberdeen): ‘On the potential for lightweight electric vehicles to facilitate one-way trips in and around cities’, and Shadi Sadeghian (Vedecom): ‘ESPRIT: a new carsharing concept - A socio-economic assessment from Lyon region, France’.

Conference participants enjoyed drinks in the Hotel de Ville on Tuesday evening (photo: bottom left) and dinner at the 3-star Michelin chef Paul Bocuse’s restaurant on Wednesday evening (photo: bottom right)