Information published on 30 April 2013 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 344.

Announcement of Asset & Evolution Management Conference (Paris, 10-11 September 2013)

  • GSM-R

UIC and the GSM-R Industry Group have the pleasure to invite you to the
“GSM-R Asset & Evolution Management” Conference, to take place on 10 and 11 September 2013, at UIC HQ.

Aim of the Conference:

  • Provide information on GSM-R’s present, evolution, and strategy for the future
  • Support the railways to look at wider opportunities
  • Promote the debate at the event and beyond
  • Demonstrate GSM-R technology & applications

Who should attend?

  • Railways & rail transport experts
  • Strategy decision makers
  • Telecom, signalling, operation domains
  • Authorities & standardisation bodies (e.g. EC, ECC, ETSI, 3GPP, sector)
  • International audience

Conference main targeted subjects:

  • Status of GSM-R (implementation, ETCS, applications, lessons learnt)
  • Common procurement & support methods
  • GSM-R support for existing and new applications
  • Status and technical solutions on interferences to GSM-R
  • System management & performance monitoring
  • European international routing management
  • Packet switching for ETCS
  • Migration to IP challenges, including GSM-R migration
  • Future railway systems:
    • Co-existence & Interoperability
    • What can broadband bring to operations?
    • Security & intrusion
    • New UIC “FRMCS” Project *FRMCS = Future Railway Mobile Communication Systems

For further information please contact Isabelle Jubier: jubier@uic.org