Place: Helsinki City Hall, Empire room
Address: Aleksanterinkatu 20, 00170 Helsinki
The FABULOS consortium warmly welcomes you to the Open Market Consultation event to Helsinki. The aim of the consultation is to gain market insight on state of the art and future developments in the field of automated mini-buses. In order to achieve this, the tender specifications need to be refined and repositioned in cooperation with the procurers, potential suppliers, bus manufacturers and other specialists in the fields of automated vehicles and urban public transport.
The Open Market Consultation will be held at the Helsinki City Hall on 26 April 2018 (address: Aleksanterinkatu 20, 00170 Helsinki).
13.00 – 13.30: Registration and coffee
13.30 – 13.40: Welcome by Helsinki city representative
13.40 – 13.50: Introduction to FABULOS
Mr. Pekka Koponen, Development Director Smart City, Forum Virium Helsinki
13.50 – 14.00: The Challenge
Mrs. Renske Martijnse, Coordinator FABULOS, Forum Virium Helsinki
14.00 – 14.15: FABULOS requirements and specifications
Mr. Oscar Nissin, Robotbus project manager, Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
14.15 – 14.30: Field Testing for Service validation
Mrs. Ulla Tikkanen, Technical Project Manager FABULOS, Forum Virium Helsinki
14.30 – 14.45: Pre-Commercial Procurement Process
Mr. Hugo Goncalves, PCP specialist, Forum Virium Helsinki
14.45 – 15.00 Questions
15.00 – 15.20: Coffee Break
15.20 – 16.20: Parallel break-out sessions
Various smaller groups to discuss the FABULOS challenge and the field testing approach in two 30-minute sessions.
Separate parallel session for procurers.
16.20 – 17.00: Supplier pitches
Up to 8 Suppliers (Two powerpoint slides each. Slots allocated on a first-come first-served basis, pre-registration via FVH required)
17:00 -17.15: Wrap-up and next steps
Forum Virium Helsinki, Renske Martijnse
17.15 -18.00: Drinks and networking