2019 Interactive Programme 

Boosting rail’s modal share of the transport market through collaboration and digitalisation

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Programme

08:20 - Chair’s opening remarks

Speakers:
Anne Berner, Former Minister for Transport and Communications, Government of Finland and Board Director

10:00 - Keynote panel discussion: Better, faster, more connected and personal: The future of rail in the transport eco-system

Speakers:
Christian Schang, Main Projects Director, Member of the Board of the Network Owner Division, SNCF Reseau
Bertrand Minary, Director Innovation & Digital Freight, Chief Innovation & Digital Officer Freight, Rail Freight & Intermodal Division, Logistics, SNCF
Keir Fitch, Head of Unit, Rail Safety and Interoperability, European Commission
Johannes Emmelheinz, CEO, Customer Services, Siemens Mobility

11:45 - Achieving interoperability in rail

Speakers:
Carlo Borghini, Executive Director, Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking

13:30 - Analysing Oxford County Council’s First/Last Mile Transport Vision: the journey between rail, work and home

Speakers:
Llewelyn Morgan, Service Manager: Infrastructure, Innovation and Development, Oxfordshire County Council

13:45 - Examining Indonesia’s future rail strategy

Speakers:
Erni Basri, Deputy Director for Track and Building Infrastructure Railway Area I and Project Manager, Construction of Light Rail Transit LRT Jabodebek, Ministry of Transportation Indonesia

14:00 - Investigating Indian Railway’s future road map for a digital railway

Speakers:
Vivek Mohan, Director of Mechanical Engineering for Freight, Indian Railways

Stream A

Stream B

14:40 - Condition Base Monitoring and the Digital Supply Chain

Speakers:
David McGorman, Digital Director, Unipart Rail, Managing Director, Instrumentel

14:55 - Case study: ProRail

Speakers:
Thymo van den Brug, Manager Development, Asset Management Information, ProRail

14:55 - Case study: Infrabel

Speakers:
Carel Jonckheere, Project Director, Smart Railway, Infrabel

15:40 - Case study: SNCF

Speakers:
Bertrand Minary, Director Innovation & Digital Freight, Chief Innovation & Digital Officer Freight, Rail Freight & Intermodal Division, Logistics, SNCF

15:40 - Case study: Network Rail

Speakers:
Toufic Machnouk, Route Programme Director, London North Eastern & East Midlands, Network Rail

15:55 - Absolute track geometry – a case study

Speakers:
Florian Auer, Director of Technology and Innovation, Plasser & Theurer

16:10 - Case study: DB Cargo AG

Speakers:
Fabian Stoffler, Vice President Asset Digitisation, Head of Amspire Digital Lab, DB Cargo AG

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