- Santo Domingo (República Dominicana)
From April 9th to 14th, 2024, the XXII Latin American Congress on Public and Urban Transport will take place in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. This event is a leading gathering for innovation and sustainability in the transport sector.
This congress represents a key event for public transport and urban mobility in Latin America. Organized by the Latin American Foundation for Public and Urban Transport (ALATPU), it brings together international experts in a professional forum aimed at the exchange of knowledge and experiences in improving public transport systems and mobility planning in the region.
Furthermore, this congress gathers national, regional, and municipal authorities responsible for transportation, traffic, and mobility, as well as operators, consultants, educators, and university students interested in these critical issues. It also attracts a diverse audience of individuals passionate about enhancing public transport, promoting sustainable mobility, urban management, and traffic and transport planning.
The primary goal of this event is to foster the exchange of knowledge, best practices, and collaboration among the various stakeholders involved in public transport and urban mobility. The topics addressed are oriented toward the challenges faced by Latin American cities in terms of congestion, pollution, and accessibility. Innovative and sustainable solutions are also explored to contribute to the reclamation of public space and enhance the quality of life for citizens.
This congress is also an opportunity to establish networks and collaborations that can lead to significant improvements in public transport and urban mobility throughout the region. The most recent edition of the congress was a resounding success, and this new edition is expected to continue sharing innovative ideas and solutions for addressing the challenges of public and urban transport in Latin America.
More information: CLATPU.org