FREE TO ATTEND SEMINAR DAY 1

 

The exhibition has on floor technical seminars and attracts visitors looking to source the latest technologies helping to change the face of rail. 

We will analyse the latest projects, tenders, and discover challenges and opportunities that your business can get involved with. If you provide solutions to the rail sector then this represents fantastic opportunity to move your business forward in 2017.

 

10:00  REGISTRATION & EXHIBITION OPENS

 

Diana Zhou , Business Strategy Team, Hyperloop One

 

 

10:30

The Real Business Case for A European Hyperloop

  • What will the impact on travel will a hyperloop network have?
  • Hear the latest updates on the networks we are currently developing

Diana Zhou , Business Strategy Team, Hyperloop One 

 

Pierre-Alain Boeswillwald , Project Manager, Transport planning, operation and vehicle technology, TTK

 

 

11.00

Network optimization with dynamic modelling: the case study of Karlsruhe

  • How did we use dynamic modelling in the Karlsruhe case?
  • Discussing the impact this had on the network and how the results can impact other networks

Pierre-Alain Boeswillwald , Project Manager, Transport planning, operation and vehicle technology, TTK

 

Carla Shepherd, Project & Marketing Office, WMG

 

 

11:30

Hub to Home: Very Light Rail and Autonomous Solutions for Community Transport

  • Sharing an update on our research on low carbon mobility from very-light weight to energy storage
  • What do we mean by autonomous solutions and what impact will this have on travel?

Carla Shepherd , Project & Marketing Office, WMG

 

Ann Gavaghan , Design & Communities Manager, London Underground

 

 

12:00

London Underground’s Station Design Idiom: A manifesto for good design

  • How does TFL ensure maximum impact through station design?
  • Sharing some of our most memorable projects and the impact this had on our customers

Ann Gavaghan , Design & Communities Manager, London Underground

 

Chloe Smith , Senior Stakeholder Engagement Manager, Transport for London

 

 

12:30

What is good stakeholder management and how does it ensure the success of infrastructure projects?

  • How does TFL make sure that our stake holder management drives the best return on investment?
  • What have been the key lessons we have learnt which have truly improved the success of infrastructure projects

Chloe Smith , Senior Stakeholder Engagement Manager, Transport for London

 

Marco Tagliabue , Sales Manager, EMEA, Fluidmesh

 

 

13:00

Creating a secure and reliable high speed wireless connection for Metro trains

  • How does FluidMesh overcome the unique challenges that Metro networks provide in terms of wireless connection?
  • What results does Fluidmesh technology provide to our customers?

Marco Tagliabue , Sales Manager, EMEA, Fluidmesh

 

Jenny Boughton , Principal Sponsor World Class Capacity, Strategy & Service Development, TfL Rail & Underground & Wendy Ransome, Principal Planner, Transport Planning, Transport for London

 

 

13:30

Demand driven innovation leading to world class capacity

  • London is growing and capacity on the underground is paramount: how does TFL stay ahead of the curve?
  • How does TFL make sure that the demand driven innovation approach working?

Jenny Boughton , Principal Sponsor World Class Capacity, Strategy & Service Development, TfL Rail & Underground
Wendy Ransome , Principal Planner, Transport Planning, Transport for London
 

Isabelle Adams, Head of Scheme Design, Crossrail 2  

14:00

Technical challenges facing Crossrail 2

  • Hear what the key challenges are for London’s next rail expansion
  • Understand which key technologies could help solve these problems

Isabelle Adams , Head of Scheme Design, Crossrail 2
 

 

14:30 END OF ON-FLOOR SEMINARS