ATTS "Tram Tuesdays"

Bimonthly international cycle of videoconferences, on Tuesday evenings, always at 9.00 pm (21.00 hours CET=GMT+1 in Winter / 21.00 hours CEST=GMT+2 in Summer).

Topics: Tramways and other transport modes worldwide (history, technique, modern and vintage images).


You can connect as early as 8.45 pm by accessing the "waiting room".
Participation is reserved for ATTS members (in good standing with the payment of membership fee for the current year), as well as for outsiders with a personal invitation.
To receive a personal invitation, please write to: "This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it."  
Videoconferences are held on the Zoom platform (https://zoom.us/), which can be used both via personal computer and via smartphone app. The download is free. The access data (meeting id and passcode) are communicated via email within the previous days. 
Some of the presentations are held in English, some others are held in Italian with notes in English.
For any questions you can contact us at the email address: "This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it."">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it."
Few but fundamental rules for participation: you must enter your name and surname (no nicknames allowed).
Your microphone has to be muted during presentation, in order to avoid any noise.
At the end of each presentation, we will strongly appreciate all your questions and suggestions.

Programme of upcoming videoconferences 

 
 

11 october 2022 21.00 CEST (GMT+2) Cina
Corrado Borazzo
HONG KONG TRAMWAYS (in Italian with notes in English)

25 october 2022 21.00 CEST (GMT+2) Italia
Antonio Accattatis
TURIN INTERURBAN TRAMWAYS (in Italian with notes in English)
 
8 november 2022 21.00 CET (GMT+1) Italia
Mario Forni
TRAMWAYS IN SOUTH-TYROL  (in Italian with notes in English)
 
22 november 2022 21.00 CET (GMT+1)Regno Unito
Michael Russell
BLACKPOOL'S TRAMWAYS (in English)
 
13 december 2022 21.00 CET (GMT+1)   Svizzera
Martin Gut
TRAMS IN ZURICH (in Italian with notes in English)
 
20 december 2022 21.00 CET (GMT+1) Giappone
Jack May
TRAMWAYS OF JAPAN
 (in English)
 
 

List of past videoconferences

All video-meetings are saved on youtube. Viewing of the recordings is reserved for ATTS members. Instructions for subscription are available on our website: www.atts.to.it/en/association.
Here is a list of the past international presentations (normally spoken in English and/or with English texts):
Jan. 2021: TROLLEYBUSES IN BRITAIN (Michael Russell)
Feb. & Jul. 2021: SAN FRANCISCO'S F-LINE (Peter Herlich)
Feb. 2021: TRAMWAYS OF THE FRENCH MARITIME ALPS (José Banaudo)
Mar. 2021: THE GOLDEN AGE OF TRAMWAYS 1900-1930 (Roberto Cambursano)
Mar. 2021: TRAMWAYS IN BUENOS AIRES (Ernesto Falzone)
Apr. 2021: TRAMWAYS IN ROTTERDAM (Bas Schenck)
Apr. 2021: THE TRAM IN GENOA, HOW IT WAS AND HOW IT SHOULD HAVE BEEN (Fiorenzo Pampolini)
May 2021: BOLOGNA TRAMS FROM 1904 TO 2026 (Roberto Amori)
Jun. 2021: TRAM EXPANSION IN MUNICH (Luca Giannitti)
Jul. 2021: TRAMWAYS IN LYON (Enrico Fedeli)
Sep. 2021: THE FUTURE OF THE TROLLEYBUS (Arnd Baetzner)
Oct. 2021: FUNICULARS AND RACK RAILWAYS IN GENOA (Claudio Serra)
Oct. 2021: URBAN TROLLEYBUSES IN TURIN (Antonio Accattatis)
Nov. 2021: TRAM-TRAIN IN LUGANO (Giovanni Mantovani)
Nov. 2021/Jan 2022: TRAMWAYS OF RUSSIA (Michael Russell)
Nov. 2021: THE SWAN SONG OF THE TRAMWAY 1930-1945 (Roberto Cambursano)
Dec. 2021: THE MUSEUM-RAILWAY BLONAY-CHAMBY (Martin Gut)
Feb. 2022: PCC, THE AMAZING STREAMLINED STREETCAR (Tony Schill)
Feb. 2022: TRAMS AND TROLLEYBUSES OF UKRAINE (Lars F. Richter)
Mar. 2022: TRAMS BEYOND THE IRON CURTAIN, DDR 1974 (Alan Murray-Rust)
Mar. 2022: GLASGOW'S TRAMWAYS AND ITS TRAMCARS (Hugh Mc.Aulay)
Mar. 2022: THE GENOA-CASELLA RAILWAY (Claudio Serra)
Apr. 2022: THE ISLE OF MAN TRANSPORT SYSTEM (Jan Longworth)
May 2022: TROLLEYBUSES AROUND TURIN (Giovanni Zampa)
May 2022: URBAN TRAMWAYS HISTORY IN TURIN (Antonio Accattatis)
May 2022: TRAMWAYS AT COLD WAR TIMES 1945-1975 (Roberto Cambursano)
Jun. 2022: NANCY: FROM TRAM-ON-TYRES TO TROLLEYBUS (Pierre Debano)
Jun. 2022: TIMISOARA'S TRAMWAYS 1869-1990 (Silviu Danescu)
Sep. 2022: TURIN TRAMCARS OUT OF THEIR INLAND NETWORK (Luca Giannitti)