PRIMAAS Final Conference: Paving the Way for the Future of Multimodal Transport

The University of Aveiro and CIM Coimbra is hosting the PRIMAAS Final Conference, a two-day event taking place on May 30-31, 2023, focused on exploring the future of rural mobility. The conference will bring together experts, policymakers, and stakeholders in the field of sustainable and inclusive mobility to share their knowledge and experiences, as well as to discuss the best practices and innovative solutions for addressing the challenges faced by rural areas.

Event Details

Title: PRIMAAS Final Conference

Dates: May 30-31, 2023

Location: University of Aveiro, Portugal

Organized by: University of Aveiro and CIM Coimbra



The PRIMAAS Final Conference will include a mix of keynote speeches, panel discussions, and interactive workshops designed to engage participants and facilitate meaningful conversations. The following is the proposed agenda for the event:


Day 1: May 30, 2023

09:00-09:30 – Registration and Welcome Coffee

09:30-10:00 – Opening Ceremony and Welcome Speech

10:00-11:00 – Keynote Speech: “The Role of Sustainable and Inclusive Mobility in Rural Development”

11:00-12:30 – Panel Discussion: “Challenges and Opportunities in Rural Mobility” 12:30-14:00 – Lunch Break

14:00-15:30 – Workshop: “Innovative Mobility Solutions for Rural Areas”

15:30-16:00 – Coffee Break

16:00-17:30 – Workshop: “Engaging Stakeholders in Rural Mobility Planning”

17:30-18:00 – Closing Remarks for Day 1

Day 2: May 31, 2023

09:00-10:30 – Panel Discussion: “Policy Frameworks and Funding Opportunities for Rural Mobility”

10:30-11:00 – Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 – Workshop: “Digitalization and New Technologies in Rural Mobility”

12:30-14:00 – Lunch Break

14:00-15:30 – Workshop: “Promoting Active and Sustainable Transportation in Rural Areas”

15:30-16:00 – Coffee Break

16:00-17:30 – Final Plenary Session: “The Way Forward for Rural Mobility”

17:30-18:00 – Closing Ceremony


The PRIMAAS Final Conference promises to be a valuable opportunity for stakeholders in rural mobility to learn from each other, share experiences, and develop new strategies to address the challenges and opportunities in this sector. By fostering collaboration and innovation, this event will contribute to the development of more sustainable, inclusive, and efficient mobility solutions for rural communities, helping to improve the quality of life for residents and promote sustainable development in these regions.

Find more information and register HERE.