European Council
Council of the European Union

Indicative programme - Transport, Telecommunications and Energy Council (Transport and Telecommunications issues), 8 and 9 June 2017

Council of the EU
  • 07/06/2017
  • 12:07
  • Media advisory
  • 327/17
  • Transport
  • Telecommunications
07/06/2017
Press contacts

Päivikki Ala-Honkola
Press officer
+32 22818648
+32 479955086

Place:
European Convention Center, Luxembourg

Chairs:
Kadri Simson, Estonian minister for Economic Affairs and Infrastructure, and
Urve Palo, Estonian minister for Entrepreneurship and Information Technology,
on behalf of the Maltese Presidency of the Council

All times are approximate and subject to change

Thursday, 8 June - Transport issues

from 08.30
Arrivals

+/- 09.00
Doorstep by Ambassador Neil Kerr 

+/- 10.00
Beginning of Council meeting
 (Roundtable)
Adoption of non-legislative A items

+/- 10.15
Training for lorry and bus drivers (live streaming)
Road safety (live streaming)
EU's maritime transport policy until 2020 (live streaming)

+/- 10.50
Any other business
- Mobility package (live streaming)
- Professional qualifications in inland navigation (live streaming)

+/- 13.00
Working lunch debate - reducing greenhouse gas emissions from ships

+/- 14.30 
Any other business
- European Aviation Safety Agency (live streaming)
- Aviation: Open and Connected Europe (live streaming)
- Aviation security: electronic items in cabin luggage
- Social dimension in the aviation sector

+/- 15.50
Any other business
- Automated and connected driving (live streaming)
- Acts of terror in road transport (live streaming)
- EU cycling strategy (live streaming)
- Rail Safety: ERTMS & ETCS (live streaming)
- Work programme of the incoming Presidency

+/- 17.00
Press conference
 (live streaming)

Friday, 9 June - Telecommunications issues

from 08.30
Arrivals

+/- 08.45
Doorstep by Ambassador Neil Kerr

+/- 09.30
Beginning of Council meeting
 (Roundtable)

+/- 09.30
Review of EU telecoms rules

+/- 11.30
Parcel delivery (live streaming)

+/- 11.55
ePrivacy (live streaming)

+/- 12.10
Any other business 
- Wholesale roaming (live streaming)
- WiFi4EU (live streaming)
- Digital Single Market strategy (live streaming)
- Cybersecurity (live streaming)
- Europe's Digital Progress report (live streaming)
- Work programme of the incoming Presidency

+/- 13.00
Press conference
 (live streaming)