Information published on 3 March 2015 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 438.

ERRIC/IRFC International Rail Conference in Prague, 18 – 20 March 2015

  • Freight

Date: 18 – 20 March 2015
Venue: Clarion Congress Hotel Prague****, Prague
Organiser: OLTIS Group
Official languages and simultaneous interpreting: English, Russian, Czech

Patronage: UIC, UNIFE, CER, OSJD, Government of the Czech Republic, Ministry of Transport (CZ),
Ministry of Education (CZ)
Sponsors: ÖBB-Infra, CD Cargo, AZD Praha, TrackTec, ERMEFRET, Hupac Intermodal, UniControls, HaCon, Hit Rail

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Newly confirmed speakers include:

• Vladimir Yakunin, Chairman UIC, President RZD
• Johann Pluy, General Manager of Railway Systems and Authorised Officer of ÖBB-Infrastruktur, ÖBB-Infrastruktur
• Hans Ring, Director International Affairs, Trafikverket
• Ján Simčo, Director of Strategy and Development Department, Železničná spoločnosť Cargo Slovakia

Newly confirmed lectures include:

• UIC Role of Making Rail Freight More Attractive, Competitive and Reliable (Hans-Günther Kersten, Director Freight, UIC)
• Railroad Logistics between East and West (Aleksandra Röhricht, CEO, ERMEFRET)
• Future Development Connecting 1435 and 1520 Railway Networks (Alberto Grisone, Managing Director, HUPAC Intermodal)
• Development of Transit Transport between Europe and China in the Context of 3PL-4PL Logistics (Lilia Krutonog, Head of Intermodal, Rail Cargo Logistics)
• Environmental Assessment of Terminal – Eliminating Black Wholes and Identify Hot Spots (Lars Deiterding, Managing Director, HaCon)

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