International Transport Forum

2012 Annual Summit / Seamless Transport:Making Connections



Doris Leuthard

Federal Councillor
Federal Department of Environment and Transports, Switzerland

As head of the Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications (DETEC), Federal Councillor Doris Leuthard is one of seven members of Switzerland's Government. Before taking the helm of DETEC in November 2010, Doris Leuthard was head of the Federal Department of Economic Affairs (FDEA), responsible for the labour market, vocational education and training, technology, innovation, agriculture, housing, national economic supply as well as economic and trade policies. She represented Switzerland at international organisations including the WTO, OECD, FAO and the World Bank and chaired the EFTA Council. In 2010, Doris Leuthard was President of the Swiss Confederation.


Thursday, 3 May 2012
09:15 to 11:00