Information published on 16 June 2020 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 696.

Two web-conferences on 22 June and 6 July will focus on Covid-19 and Latin American rail networks

  • Latin America
  • Covid-19
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  • Video Conference

The UIC Latin America Region together with the UIC Covid-19 Task Force Group and ALAF (Latin America Railway Association) are organising two web-conferences on 22 June and 6 July focused on Covid-19 and Latin American rail networks.

The seminar will be an opportunity to share experience between European, Asian and American railway representatives.

The welcome and introductory messages will be delivered by Mr François Davenne, UIC Director General, Mr Guilherme Quintella, Chairman of the UIC Latin American Region and José Villafañe, General Secretary of ALAF.

Concluding the session, Mr Marc Guigon, Leader of the UIC Covid-19 Task Force and Latin America Coordinator will present the work of the group.

The two conferences will consist of two panels: Asian/European and American, each followed by a Q&A session, moderated by Marc Guigon and Vanessa Pérez Miranda.

  • Panel 1 focusing on the Asian and European experience
  • Panel 2 providing an overview of the reality in different countries in the Latin American Region.

Register here: https://uic.org/events/covid-19-latin-american-rail-networks-impacts-and-adaptations

For more information please contact Vanessa Perez: perez@uic.org