Ecoscore in EU Car Labelling

Vrijdag, 15 december, 2017 - 09:30

Allow Independent Road-testing and Clean Air Lovers & Lobbyists organise the seminar "What role can Ecoscore play in EU car labelling?" with the aim to give a clear understanding of the Ecoscore and to start a debate on the elements to be taken into account in the EU Car Labelling Directive 2020.

The Ecoscore methodology will be explained in detail. Comparison will be made with the ADAC WLTP Ecotest. Possible improvements will be dealt with like usage of real world data, car weight, consumer profiles and ways of communication.






9h00                 Registration      

9h30-9h35        Welcome address, Philippe Awouters, Coordinator Clean Air Lovers & Lobbyists

9h35-9h50        The Ecoscore, a good tool for environmental and fiscal policy – Wilfried Vandaele (NVA), Vice-president of Flemish Parliament

9h50-10-h20     Ecoscore calculation method in detail – Tobias Denys, Project Manager Ecoscore VITO

10h20-10h40    Use of Ecoscore in daily fleet management, Danny Baeten, Director Marketing and ICT Aquafin




11h00-11h20    The ADAC EcoTest: explanation and experiences; Guido Gielen, Technical Director FIA (Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile)

11h20-11h40    Reality versus labo: importance of taking into account the real emissions on the road: Nick Molden, CEO Emissions Analytics

11h40-12h00    Integrating CO2 and other pollutants in car labelling, Vicente Franco, Clean Air Unit, DG Environment

12h00-12h30    Questions from the room to the speakers




Date: Friday 15 December 9h30 – 12h30, registration as from 9h

Location: Vlaams Parlement, Visitor Entrance The Loketten,

                 Ijzerenkruisstraat 99, 1000 Brussel, Belgium


The seminar will be in English without simultaneous translation.
Registration: please register until 12 December by sending your first and last name, organisation and date of birth to You will receive a confirmation email.