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Digital Railway Delivering Differently Conference Day One


Digital Railway Delivering Differently Conference Day One
11 December 2017
15:00 - 21:00

University of Birmingham, Digital Railway and the Railway Industry Association (RIA) are joining forces to deliver the Digital Railway – Delivering Differently Conference – and you’re invited.

The two day conference will bring together suppliers, rail operators and other industry organisations in the rail sector to share knowledge from the Digital Railway Programme and the UK Rail Research Innovation Network (UKRRIN). The day will consist of detailed presentations on the Early Contractor Involvement Phase 2 themes, speeches from high profile speakers, a tour of the UKRRIN laboratory, interactive sessions, and focussed networking activities (as part of RIA’s Unlocking Innovation Scheme).

Day One: Monday, 11th December 2017

15:00 – 16:30        

Registration

17:00                       

Introductory Presentations

From 18:00           

Unlocking Innovation Networking Opportunities plus the opportunity to visit demonstrations facilitated by University of Birmingham (Evening includes meal/refreshments)

 

Day Two: Tuesday, 12th December 2017

07:45                       

Registration

09:45                       

Welcome from David Waboso, Managing Director, Group Digital Railway

10:05                        

Opening address from Senior politician

10:45 – 17:30        

The day will consist of:

  • Presentations and Sessions exploring the findings from the Early Contractor Involvement Scheme
  • A chance to hear about Digital Railway and Network Rail Route Challenges
  • Ask your questions to an panel of experts
  • Opportunity to find your perfect working partners as part of the Unlocking Innovation Scheme
  • Explore demonstrations and exhibitions from the UKRRIN and other rail industry organisations

Detail

Date:
11 December 2017

Time:
15:00 - 21:00

Organiser

University of Birmingham, Digital Railway and the Railway Industry Association (RIA)

Phone:


Website:

Venue

Gisbert Kapp

University of Birmingham
Birmingham
B15 2SQ



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