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International Association Public Transport (UITP)

57th UITP World Congress and Exhibition

Public Transport: Moving People, Moving Cities

Keynote Speech:  “Challenges and Opportunities of Globalization in the 21st Century”

Helsinki, Finland, 21 May 2007

Mr. Rifkin gave the keynote speech at the 57th International Association Public Transport World Congress and Exhibition in Helsinki, Finland.  The biennial event brought together over 8,000 members of the international public transport community to discuss issues facing the transport industry and to highlight new innovations.  Mr. Rifkin’s speech focused on the need to make the transition from the internal combustion engine to hydrogen fuel cell vehicles with the goal of achieving a near zero emission target in the world transport market by 2050.   


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UITP 57th World Congress: May 21, 2007 (PDF)


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