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Rail reimagined – transport leaders gather at 10th International Railway Summit
Adina Vălean, the European Union’s Commissioner for Transport, Christian Kern, Former Federal Chancellor of Austria, and Gianluigi Castelli, Chairman of the International Union of Railways (UIC) & Italian State Railways (FSI), were amongst the influential decision-makers to address the 10th International Railway Summit.
EU Transport Commissioner Vălean to outline net-zero mobility vision
The European Union’s Commissioner for Transport, Adina Vălean, will share Europe’s vision for global sustainable mobility on 24 February 2021 during the 10th International Railway Summit. The summit will take place online, in association with the International Union of Railways (UIC).
Cybersecurity experts debate how to secure rail networks during the pandemic
Rail cybersecurity experts debated what operators and infrastructure owners should prioritise when securing networks during the webinar ‘Cybersecurity for rail digital transformation projects during the pandemic’ on 2 December 2020. The webinar was organised by the International Railway Summit in association with Waterfall Security Solutions.
Managing station passenger flow debated in IRS Rail Webinar
Senior figures responsible for managing healthy and efficient travel for rail passengers took part in the webinar ‘Managing passenger flow in stations post-lockdown’ on 20 November 2020. The webinar was produced by the International Railway Summit in association with Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) and passenger flow forecasting experts Veovo.
How to make good decisions in tough times to be debated in IRS Rail Webinar
How rail can make strong and effective decisions in difficult circumstances will be debated in the webinar 'Good decision-making for railways in tough times', taking place on 25 November at 10:00 CET. The webinar is presented by the International Railway Summit in association with operations simulation experts Trenolab.
IRS Rail Webinar: Optimising railway resources a priority in lockdown
Senior figures from Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) and New Jersey Transit shared operational best practice in the IRS Rail Webinar ‘Optimising rail resource management during uncertain times’ on 28 October. The webinar was organised by the International Railway Summit in association with GOAL SYSTEMS, experts in the optimisation of mobility operations.
IRS Rail Webinar to debate securing digital transformation against cyberattack
Senior figures responsible for protecting rail services against cyberattacks will take part in the webinar ‘Cybersecurity for rail digital transformation projects during the pandemic’, on 2 December 2020 at 11:00 CET. The webinar is organised by the International Railway Summit in association with cybersecurity experts Waterfall Security Solutions.
Nudging rail passengers for social distancing debated at IRS Rail Webinar
Leading rail operators and cutting-edge developers debated strategies and technologies for safe travel in the webinar ‘Digital nudge for social distancing’ on 14 October 2020. The webinar was organised by the International Railway Summit in association with Swiss Federal Railways (SBB), Industrial IoT specialists Advantech and real-time monitoring and digitalisation experts smart motors®.
10th International Railway Summit to be held online
The 10th edition of the International Railway Summit, a unique networking event for the rail sector, will be held online from 23-26 February 2021, the organisers IRITS Events have announced. The backbone of the International Railway Summit is a bespoke programme of business introduction meetings.
Rail sector leaders to debate how to manage resources in unpredictable times
Major long-distance and urban rail operators and operations optimisation experts will debate ‘Optimising rail resource management during uncertain times’ in an exclusive webinar taking place on 28 October 2020 at 14:00 CET. The webinar is produced by the International Railway Summit in association with transport management software providers Goal Systems.
Rail operators and innovators share global best practice to combat COVID-19
Railway operators and companies developing leading-edge technology came together to share best practice in the webinar ‘Providing a healthy environment for rail passengers’, broadcast on Friday 18 September. The webinar was produced by the International Railway Summit in association with Swiss Federal Railways (SBB), and sponsored by Industrial IoT experts Advantech.
Rail leaders to share digital solutions for social distancing
Major rail operators and cutting-edge innovators will debate how to tackle new demands on the sector in the webinar ‘Digital nudge for social distancing’ on 14 October 2020 at 13:00 CEST. The webinar is the second of the four-part series ‘The power of digital to inspire rail passenger confidence’, produced by the International Railway Summit in association with Swiss Federal Railways (SBB).
SBB rail webinar series to explore digital solutions to inspire passenger confidence
Railway operators, infrastructure owners and innovative technology providers will gather to share best practice and exciting advances in the webinar series ‘The power of digital to inspire rail passenger confidence’. The four-part series, which is produced by the International Railway Summit in association with Swiss Federal Railways (SBB), will begin on 18 September 2020.
Rail Baltica to outline vision for digitalisation and sustainability
Senior figures from Rail Baltica, the EU Agency for Railways (ERA), the Association of the European Rail Industry (UNIFE) and the International Union of Railways (UIC) will present a webinar ‘A sustainable and connected Rail Baltica’ on 16 July 2020. The webinar is Part 2 of the two-part series ‘Rail Baltica: opportunities in Europe’s latest megaproject’.
Rail Baltica presents post-COVID strategies and opportunities
Policymakers responsible for coordinating, funding, and realising the €5.8bn Rail Baltica project presented the latest plans, timelines, and supplier opportunities during the webinar ‘Rail Baltica as driver of economic development in the post-COVID recovery’ on 1 July 2020. The webinar was organised by the International Railway Summit, in association with Rail Baltica.
EU announces emergency rail recovery measures
Senior transport policymakers from the European Union announced regulatory changes and support mechanisms for the rail sector during the webinar ‘EU’s COVID-19 relief measures for the rail sector’ on 9 June 2020. The webinar was organised by the International Railway Summit.
Global transport leaders present visions of post-COVID future in first IRS Rail Webinar
Elisabeth Werner, the European Commission’s Director of Land Transport, and François Davenne, Director General of the International Union of Railways (UIC), were among transport leaders predicting rail’s post-COVID future in the inaugural IRS Rail Webinar on 2 June 2020.
EU to announce emergency rescue measures for the rail sector
Senior EU policymakers will announce the measures they are taking to alleviate pressure on the rail sector during an IRS Rail Webinar session hosted by the International Railway Summit on 9 June 2020. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, rail operators are suffering from a significant loss of revenue. At the same time, they are having to put in place unprecedented levels of safety measures.
9th International Railway Summit will explore digital for smooth intercontinental freight
How digital technologies can be the passport to smooth intercontinental rail freight will be debated at the 9th International Railway Summit in Warsaw, Poland.