International Road Federation (IRF )

New Release: Connected and Autonomous Mobility Manifesto

The International Road Federation (IRF) is pleased to announce the launch of the Connected and Autonomous Mobility Manifesto. This document’s main objective is to provide the basis for discussion to proactively prepare ourselves for the mobility revolution that Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAV) bring to the mobility and transport sector.

The Manifesto summarises the initial discussions about the main challenges of the main workstreams guiding the IRF Connected and Autonomous Mobility Committee (CAMC) work: Regulatory framework, Future work and social needs, and Technological innovations.

Liesbeth CasierSenior Policy Advisor, International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)

Liesbeth Casier is a Senior Policy Advisor with IISD’s Economic Law and Policy Program. She works with the Public Procurement and Infrastructure Finance team on research and advisory services that involve innovation in public procurement. She also works on IISD’s Sustainable Asset Valuation. Liesbeth has advised governments in Bhutan, Canada, Colombia, the Dominican Republic, India, Morocco, Paraguay, Senegal, South Africa and the Netherlands.
Liesbeth also works extensively with the European Commission, the Inter-American Development Bank, the World Bank and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on policy frameworks and the business case for sustainable infrastructure. She represents IISD at the OECD Working Group on Leading Practitioners on Public Procurement.
Liesbeth previously worked with UN Environment and started her career as consultant in auditing and corporate finance with a family-owned consultancy business in Belgium. Liesbeth has an academic background in political science and law.