07.02. 2011 ESTONIA – THE PERIPHERY OF EUROPEAN TRANSPORT CONNECTIONS

„What makes our environment different from the European one? We have poor flight connections, the drivers prefer Stockholm on their way to Europe, and the rail connection is missing,“ 
                                                                European Transport Commissioner Siim Kallas
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Office of the Member of the European Parliament Tunne Kelam, Information Office of the European Parliament, Pro Patria Training Centre and Konrad Adenauer Foundation proudly present:
ESTONIA – 
THE PERIPHERY OF EUROPEAN TRANSPORT CONNECTIONS
04 February 2011, 12:00-17:00
at the Swissôtel Conference Centre (Tornimäe 3, Tallinn)



Tunne KELAM,

MEP Estonia, Member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs:

Opening of the conference

Listen to the speech (in Estonian)




Juhan PARTS
, 

Estonian Minister of Economic Affairs and Communication: 

Estonia – potential gateway to Central Asia and China

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Henrik HOLOLEI,

Head of Cabinet of the Vice-President of the European Commission in charge of transport: 

Linking Europe to the Estonian transport Network

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Pentti HÄMÄLÄINEN,

Director, Council of Tampere Region:

The Bothnian Corridor – a North-South link in the Trans European

Listen to the speech (in English)

Slides (in English)



Roberts ZĪLE,

MEP Latvia, Member of the Committee on Transport and Tourism:

The priorities of the next budget periood 2014-2020 and Rail Baltic

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Slides (in English)



Vladimir JUŠKIN,

Head of the Baltic Russian Research Centre:

Narva bridge – a bottleneck of transport

Listen to the speech (in Russian)

Slides (in Russian)



Erik SAKKOV

member of the Tallinn Airport Board:

How to boost up flying?

Listen to the speech (in Estonian)

Slides (in Estonian)



Krister KIVI,

journalist:

Fast track globetrotting

Listen to the speech (in Estonian)



Tunne KELAM,

MEP Estonia, Member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs:

CONCLUSIONS

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Slides (in Estonian)
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