ATTS "Tram Tuesdays"

Bimonthly cycle of videoconferences, on Tuesday evening at 9.00 pm (Central Europe Time).


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. The topics addressed are the following:

(A) - ATTS ACTIVITIES
(B) - TRAMWAYS AND OTHER TRANSPORT MODES 
(C) - HISTORY AND TECHNIQUE

Some of the presentations (highlighted in red) 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."
Few but fundamental rules for participation: you must enter your name and surname (no nicknames allowed).
Your microphone will 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 .

All video-meetings are saved on youtube. Viewing of the recordings is reserved for ATTS members. Instructions for subsription are available on our website: www.atts.to.it/en/association

 

Programme of upcoming videoconfereces (2021)

  

22 June 2021 21.00 hours CEST (GMT+2)
(C)-R. CAMBURSANO - L. GIANNITTI: Presentation of the new ATTS book "C'era una volta la metropolitana leggera" (in Italian)

 

6 July 2021 21.00 hours CEST (GMT+2)
(B)-PETER EHRLICH: San Francisco's E and F-lines: how the story went on  Stati Uniti dAmerica (in English)

 

20 July 2021 21.00 hours CEST (GMT+2)
(B)-ENRICO FEDELI: Tramways in Lyon  Francia  (in Italian with notes in English)

 

6 September 2021 21.00 hours CEST (GMT+2)
(B)-ARND BÄTZNER:  The future of trolleybus in an age of travel disruptions    (in English)

 

21 September 2021 21.00 hours CEST (GMT+2) 
(B)-GUIDO MAGENTA: Tram history in Milan  Italia  (in Italian with notes in English)

 

5 October 2021 21.00 hours CEST (GMT+2)
(B)-CLAUDIO SERRA: Funiculars and rack railways in Genoa  Italia  (in Italian with notes in English)

 

19 October 2021 21.00 hours CEST (GMT+2)
(B)-ANTONIO ACCATTATIS: Turin urban trolleybuses  Italia  (in Italian with notes in English)

 

2 November 2021 21.00 CET (GMT+1)
(B)-GIOVANNI MANTOVANI:  Tram-train in Lugano    (in Italian with notes in English)

 

16 November 2021 21.00 hours CET (GMT+1)
(B)-MICHAEL RUSSELL:  Tramways of Russia    (in English)

 

30 November 2021 21.00 hours CET (GMT+1)

(C)-ROBERTO CAMBURSANO: 1930-1945-THE SWAN SONG OF THE TRAM (in Italian with notes in English)

 

14 December 2021 21.00 CET (GMT+1)
(B)-MARTIN GUT:  The museum-railway Blonay-Chamby     (in Italian with notes in English)