Information published on 10 December 2019 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 672.

Save the date for the UIC Asia-Pacific Conference on Digital from 14 – 15 May 2020 in Perth, Australia

  • Asia Pacific
  • Digital
  • Promoting
  • Railway Conference

Register here: https://uic.org/events/uic-asia-pacific-conference-on-digital

From 14 – 15 May 2020, UIC Asia-Pacific will be hosting the Conference on Digital which will take place in Perth, Australia, at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre.
The challenge of the 21st century will definitely be mobility.
Megacities are facing an era of considerable development all over the world and will require to move people and goods longer and faster.
Rail has a key role to play in this mutation and has to remain the backbone of this future multimodal mobility.
The issue is global and Australia is part of the game.
Digital is the only way to win this fantastic challenge.

So, during this two-day event, we will have the opportunity to exchange, discover, explore, understand and learn what are the latest innovations and their potential interests and benefits for rail. The following main themes will be discussed:

  • Digitalisation
  • Condition Monitoring and Machine learning
  • FRMCS other future developments
  • Big Data
  • Intelligent Railway Technology

A Call for Papers is open for those who would like to share their experience. All information is available at the following link:

https://uic.org/events/uic-asia-pacific-conference-on-digital#Call-for-Papers

The UIC Asia-Pacific Conference on Digital, on 14 and 15 May, will be preceded by the Conference On Railway Excellence (CORE) 2020 established in recent years as the premier technical event in the Australasian rail conference market (https://www.core2020.org.au/) from 11 – 13 May and the 29th UIC Asia-Pacific Regional Assembly on the afternoon of 13 May.

We hope that it will be a great opportunity for all of you to broaden your understanding of UIC Asia-Pacific railways and strengthen cooperation among the members and partners.

We are looking forward to meeting you in Perth!

For further information please contact Béatrice Ségéral, Senior Advisor Institutional Relations & Asia-Pacific Region:

segeral@uic.org