Valentina Matvienko, Chairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation:
“The International Congress ROAD TRAFFIC RUSSIA is purposed to enable dedicated legislations provision, initiatives of federal and regional innovative projects, implement of innovative technologies, efficient advanced road traffic management systems, form a uniform government policy in this area”.
Igor Shuvalov, First Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation:
“The Congress outputs will be of great help: based on the forum output a panel session of the Government Committee of road traffic safety will be held. In the course of this session we will consider possible implementation of the said issues and offers”.
Igor Levitin, Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation:
“I appreciate the hosts’ input in dealing with critical issues of road traffic management in the framework of the International Congress ROAD TRAFFIC RUSSIA for 2 years already. I wish the participants every success in promoting the ideas aimed at traffic efficiency enhancement in Russia”.
Sergey Sobyanin, Mayor of Moscow City:
“The International Congress ROAD TRAFFIC RUSSIA comprised the relevant participants at the right place and on the right time”.
Viktor Kiryanov, Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs:
“By now we have come up with very ambitious challenges: to reduce the death toll related to traffic accidents to 1.5 times by 2020, particularly by implementation of modern road traffic management technologies and policies. I am positive that an elaborate discussion in the framework of the Congress and experience sharing between experts and specialists from different countries will help us deal with these issues”.
Philippe Bovy, Professor emeritus of Transportation at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne:
“In the upcoming years Russia is to host a series of international Mega events: Universiade-2012 in Kazan, the Olympic Games in Sochi in 2014, FIFA-2018. Provision of these events does not only imply big-scale transportation challenges, but also colossal opportunities. It is a great honor for me to make a speech in the framework of ROAD TRAFFIC RUSSIA and a be able to share experience and discuss concepts of transportation system development with the leading international experts”.