MaaS Meetup #1: “Living Lab Zuidas”
On 07 December, Amsterdam Economic Board will facilitate a Meet-up on Mobility as a Service (MaaS). This is the first Meet-up of a series of five around MaaS to accelerate the adoption in the metropolitan region of Amsterdam. The Board invites you all to come, discuss and contribute to the acceleration of MaaS in the region.
Speakers are: Robert Scheerder (Integraal Sustainable Transitions / Klimate Kic) & Stephan van Dijk (AMS Institute)
Date: December 7
Time: 09:00 – 10:30
Location: Spaces Zuid
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