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Digital Rail, Wednesday 1 July 2020

08:50

Welcome remarks

09:00

Opening address

Dr Jacob Kam
09:10

Rail Leader Interview

Back by popular demand, we kick off Asia-Pacific Rail 2020 with a series of interviews with C-Level rail operator leaders. Don’t miss these exclusive insights from some of the region’s most forward-thinking executives.
Panel discussion
09:50

Rail Leader Panel

Moving beyond mass transit to personalised transit
  • Why rail players must prioritise and speed up their digitalisation processes, and how they can do it
  • What are the long and short term digitalisation goals rail operators should be setting and where should they be investing to achieve them?
  • Multimodality: What does the future look like and what is rail’s role?
  • How to adapt existing service-provider business models through data-sharing and standardization to accommodate MaaS
  • Finding cost efficiencies through digitalisation
10:40

Title Sponsor Address

Gerhard Kress
Digital Rail
11:00

Digital train: Shaping connected mobility

Digital Rail
11:20

Global innovations in passenger experience and safety – case studies from Australia

Digital Rail
11:40

To be confirmed

Reserved for Thales
Digital Rail
12:20

Networking lunch & exhibition visit

Panel discussion
13:20

Innovative models in rail operations

14:40

The Digital Present

  • Digital is not in the future – it’s right now
  • Why the most adaptable will succeed
  • How can rail can get up to speed with other industries
Digital Rail
15:00

To be confirmed

Reserved for KONE
Prof Nalinaksh Vyas
Digital Rail
15:20

Industry 4.0 applications for coach manufacturing: Digital industry solutions to increasing production, maintenance and monitoring

Ian Tsui
Digital Rail
15:40

Advanced digital technology to prevent wheel slide

Panel discussion
Digital Rail
16:00

Improving customer service and helping operators transform railway systems digitally

Utilizing Internet of Things (IoT) technology with the use of sensors, machine learning analytics and cloud
17:00

Networking cocktail reception & close of day one

last published: 19/Feb/20 03:35

 

Digital Rail, Thursday 2 July 2020

Richard Anderson
09:10

Lessons from 25 years of metro benchmarking

  • What benchmarking data shows us about 20-25 year trends in metro performance
  • Key hot topics in the industry from an operator perspective and how these have evolved in 20-25 years
  • What does this tell us about the future?
  • In particular, what do customers actually want from embracing the opportunities of digital, data, new technology?
Richard Anderson, Managing Director, Transport Strategy Centre (Tsc), Imperial College London
Panel discussion
09:30

Keynote operations panel

  • What do passengers really want and how can operators deliver this?
  • With a myriad of new technology applications on the market, how can operators choose what delivers value to both passengers and the business?
  • What is the role of operators in driving innovation in technology to solve problems relating to the future of mobility?
  • The role of suburban and urban rail in meeting the urban mobility challenge
  • Strategic allocation of continual investment to meet needs of riders
Sumit Srisantithum, Chief Operating Officer, Bangkok Mass Transit System Public Company Limited (BTS)
10:10

Diamond sponsor address

Digital Rail
10:30

Security in the cloud: Knowing and managing your role in the Shared Responsibility Model - building in-house capability or using partners?

Gerald Schinagl
Digital Rail
10:50

Designing and deploying a rail enterprise management system

Towards data-driven just-in-time predictive maintenance and asset renewal
Digital Rail
11:10

To be confirmed

Reserved for CISCO Systems
Digital Rail
11:30

Networking lunch & exhibition visit

Zailani Safari
Digital Rail
12:10

Boosting digitalisation via Transfer of Technology (ToT), industry collaboration, and Human Capital Development

An impactful initiative by the government for rail industry development in Malaysia
Digital Rail
12:30

Combining and analysing data from different sources: Extracting the best value through a coherent data strategy

Athasit Sirisonthi
Digital Rail
13:10

Digital applications in the design and construction of mass transit projects

Wilson Shao
Digital Rail
13:30

Digital innovations and new technologies: Improving customer experience

Wilson Shao, General Manager - Beijing And Tianjin, Mtr Corporation And General Manager, Beijing MTR Corporation Limited
Digital Rail
13:50

Digitalisation of the Light Rail System

  • Light Rail in Singapore
  • Existing system and the challenges faced by operators
  • Digitalisation of operations and maintenance to improve processes
  • Implementation of condition monitoring: Current situation and upcoming initiatives
  • Creating a digital twin to improve reliability
Gerald Schinagl
Digital Rail
14:10

Blockchain-based tokenization of rail infrastructure assets for lean operation models for secondary lines

Bill Lee
Digital Rail
14:30

Industry/Digital 4.0, AI, Machine learning, Analytics – What, Why, How

Cris Tran
Digital Rail
14:50

The future of digitalisation in rail (with a little help from blockchain)

Cris Tran, Regional Head And Managing Director, Infinity Blockchain Ventures
Digital Rail
15:10

Cloud-based data analytics: Adapting solutions for rail

last published: 19/Feb/20 03:35