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Metro Projects, 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

Evan Tattersall
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11:20

Victoria Metro Tunnel, Airport Rail Link & Regional Rail Revival projects updates

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11:40

Bangalore Metro: The success story of 25% ridership increase in one year

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12:00

Networking lunch & exhibition visit

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
Azhar Bin Ahmad
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15:00

Transport-oriented development: Malaysia’s experience

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15:20

To be confirmed

Reserved for Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering
Mazli Mustaffa
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15:40

Kuching Urban Transport Systems (KUTS) - LRT Kuching: The new player in the world railway industry map.

Azmale Amzah
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16:00

The Scissor Crossover Assembly replacement project at LRT Sultan Ismail station: Experiences, challenges and lessons learnt during implementation

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16:20

Jakarta MRT extension plans: Building self-sustaining public transport

17:00

Networking cocktail reception & close of day one

last published: 17/Mar/20 06:05

 

Metro Projects, 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

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10:30

LTA’s 2040 plan for Singapore

Reuben Lamack
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10:50

Mass Rapid Transit Trackwork Design Challenges

Reuben Lamack, Technical Director Transport Infrastructure, Jacobs
Kumar Keshav
Metro Projects
11:10

Lucknow Metro: India’s fastest constructed metro

· Importance of meticulous planning in timely execution of a metro rail project· How effective stakeholder engagement leads to smooth execution of any metro project· How Lucknow Metro was constructed in such a short span of time in a congested and old city
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12:10

to be confirmed

Olivier Rivalta
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12:30

Palembang LRT - the first LRT in operation in Indonesia

Muhammad Effendi
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12:50

Challenges in early MRT Jakarta operations and preparations for MRT Jakarta Phase 2 operation

  • MRT Jakarta as culture agent of change in Jakarta
  • MRT Jakarta collaboration with other operator as part to be world class operator by 2023
  • Challenges in beginning of MRT Jakarta operation
  • Preparation for MRT Jakarta phase 2
Gamid Bulatov
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13:10

Moscow Central Diameters: a rail solution connecting Moscow and suburbs

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13:30

Bangkok’s Pink and Yellow MRT Lines

Panel discussion
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13:50

Metro leaders’ panel: Achieving operational excellence

  • Cost- and operationally-efficient methods of increasing capacity
  • From off-the-shelf to collaborative solutions: Driving innovation to solve the problem of crowded lines
  • Identifying and addressing the barriers to efficient use of networks
  • New technology deployment in metro lines
Henri Pottier, Vice President Asia-Pacific, RATP Dev Asia-Pacific
Frazer Stirling, Business Development Director - Australasia, The Go-Ahead Group
Naoto Kimura
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14:50

Ginza Line’s large-scale renovation project: Shibuya Station relocation, station renovation and rolling stock replacement on Tokyo Metro’s oldest line

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15:10

Bangkok Monorail (NBM) and Eastern Bangkok Monorail

last published: 17/Mar/20 06:05