Networking is an essential part of the Summit programme. In 2020, join ministers, industry leaders, heads of international organisations, top researchers and civil society representatives at the Presidency Reception hosted by the Republic of Ireland and the Gala Dinner.

Please reserve your place during registration.


Presidency Reception hosted by Ireland, Wednesday 27 May, 18:30, at KongressHalle am Zoo

The Presidency Reception is the opening networking event for all Summit participants. 


Gala Dinner, Thursday 28 May, 19:00, Glass Hall

Cocktail reception from 18:00 in the exhibition area hosted by the International Transport Forum

The Gala Dinner is a not-to-be-missed part of the Summit for all Summit participants held in the Glass Hall next to the Congress Center Leipzig.

This festive evening starts in the exhibition area with a Cocktail reception before moving to the Glass Hall where the delegates are welcomed for a seated 3-course dinner in a warm and convivial atmosphere. Coffee and dessert bars are laid out as an inviting option for networking and the dance floor with lounge and dance music concludes the evening.