12th UIC ERTMS World Conference 2016
29 February - 2 March 2016
“ERTMS – Managing long term safety investment in a rapidly changing world”
The 12th UIC ERTMS World Conference, following the successful previous editions in Istanbul (2014) and Stockholm (2012), is due to take place at “Square – Brussels meeting Centre”, an attractive location in the centre of Brussels city, prized for its position and practicality, situated in the cultural quarter of Brussels in front of the Central Station, with easy access to train connections and accommodation.
The 2016 edition is organised by INFRABEL.
During the 2016 ERTMS World Conference, the railways and supply industry will come together to showcase the latest achievements of ERTMS and prove their commitment to further development and progress. The technical exhibition will convincingly demonstrate the supply potential and the application of leading technologies within the ERTMS concept.
The main structure of the conference for 1 and 2 March 2016 will be as follows:
SESSION 1: Long term vision on safety IT/cyber security
SESSION 2: Migration Interoperability, interference, efficiency, national, best practices
SESSION 3: Global opportunities and Challenge ERTMS outside Europe, new environments, new lines, technology changes
SESSION 4: Financing and Asset Management Business cases, return on investment, optimisation
SESSION 5: Operation Training, traffic management, maintenance of various assets, L1LS Level 1
SESSION 6: Evolution Innovation, IP Radio/GSMR/public, Satellite, ATO Automatic Train Operation, ERTMS L3, application levels of ERTMS
The technical visit, organised by the host of the conference INFRABEL, will take place on 29 February 2016.
For more information regarding the conference, exhibition and sponsoring possibilities please contact Barbara Mouchel, (UIC).