EU Light Rail 17.-18. May 2018 in Brussels

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10.00 17 may 2018 Event registration
10.30 Welcome and opening remarks Bernd Reuss - EU Light Rail
10.40 Harnessing technology to protect our customers and the environment Jan Pannus - Director of Movement, Tram Unit, STIB-MIVB
11.10 Urban Transit´s role in the Smart City Jonathan Jarrit - Director, Strategic Consulting & Technology, Amey
11.35 Innovations in urban integration Thomas Lorent - General Manager, Sustainable Resilient Systems, Pandrol CDM Track
12.00 Lunch, Networking and Exhibition
13.00 Vienna: Lessons in tramway and metro energy efficiency Eva Keuschnig - Head of Resource Management, Wiener Linien
13.25 VABTram.suite: Software solutions for infrastructure, depots and the OCC Stephan Fromm - Head of Innovation Management, VAB Berlin
13.50 Modern light rail safety & driver assistance Stephan Marstrander - International Sales, BBR Rail Automation
14.15 Utrecht: A case study in hight-floor to low-floor conversion Elske Olthof - Consultant, Public Transportation, Mott MacDonald
14.40 Smart Concept: Intelligent fire protection systems Rüdiger Kopp - General Manager, Fixed Systems, FOGTEC
15.15 Refreshments, Networking and Exhibition
16.00 Technical visit to STIB-MIVB Haren Tram Depot
Evening networking activities
08.45 18 May 2018 Event registration, Networking and Exhibition
09.30 Light rail´s role in future cities Laurent Dauby - Director, Rail Transport, UITP
09.55 Midland Metro: Tripling the network in the next decade Phil Hewitt - Metro Programme Director, Transport for West Midlands
10.20 Advancements in driver safety systems Andrés Munoz de Dios - Director General, Metro Tenerife
10.45 Refreshments, Networking and Exhibition
11.30 Condition-based maintenance and monitoring of rail vehichle wheels Prof. Dr Stefan Lutzenberger - Managing Director, Müller-BBM Rail Technologies
11.55 Innovations in passenger engagement Constance Gallay - Head of Innovation, Keolis Group
12.20 How sensory design can make trams more attractive and user-friendly Elisabeth Dalby - Public Relations, RCP Design Global
12.45 VDV Tram Train: A new future for vehicle procurement Andreas Heitland - General Manager, Projects & Consulting, Prose
13.15 Lunch, Networking and Exhibition
14.00 Closing remarks
14.15 Close of EU Light Rail 2018