Antonio Avenoso wins TISPOL President's Award for outstanding contribution to road safety

Published Sun, 14/10/2018 - 08:01

Congratulations, Antonio! Here is the text of his citation:

Within Europe there are very few people who make a real difference in respect of road safety in every country and beyond. The next winner of the TISPOL Presidents award for excellence in road safety is a dear Friend of TISPOL who for over a decade  has supported us developing joint approaches to road safety and championing our cause at every opportunity.    Hand in hand he has helped us with negotiations at every level to support our activities and bring awareness of the work we do    He has also supported our conferences , council meetings and Project Edward -     Many TISPOL colleagues will know him for his passion for road safety across Europe developing strategies and networks in every country and supporting them with advice and guidance as they develop their own approach.      He  has an excellent  commitment for delivery results and challenging governments, NGOs, politicians and European  Business community to come together to achieve results.    He leads a passionate team who under his guidance are making a real difference to road safety within Europe.      He has managed several international research networks and road safety programmes.     One of note being   He has worked on the Railway and interoperability unity”. Of the Directorate General for Energy and Transport of the European commission.    He holds a Degree in Political Science from the university of PAVIA , and M. Phil in European Studies from the University of Cambridge.        He has worked at ETSC since 2001, and was appointed to the role of Executive Director in 2008.    

Ladies and gentlemen please join me in welcoming   Antonio Avenoso to the stage to receive his well - deserved award.