Information published on 12 October 2010 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 205.

14th Annual UIC eBusiness Conference (Paris - UIC HQ, 28-29 October 2010)

  • eBusiness

Time is quickly approaching for the to the 14th Annual UIC eBusiness Conference, that will take place in Paris, UIC HQ, 28-29 October 2010. The theme of this year’s Conference will be “Business Value of IT – A Strategic Asset for Growth” and will address a variety of subjects having a current impact on Railway IT development.

Highlights of this year’s conference will include:

  • Connecting legacy systems securely on the open internet (using the TAF Common Components)
  • EU Policy priorities in Information Technology for enhancing the use of Rail Transportation
  • Service-Oriented Architecture – a step beyond data exchange
  • Leveraging current legacy systems to protect current investment
  • Applications supporting Train planning and operations
  • Importance of harmonized legal framework and data exchange for cross-border traffic
  • Shaping the future of passenger rail distribution
  • Content aggregation technology to power multi-modal integrated displays
  • Mobile Applications for Railways

All the accompanying documents and more detailed information are available on our website at : http://www.uic.org/spip.php?article2590

Please note that this year the conference will take place during two half-day sessions. The plenary session will take place on Thursday, October 28, 14.00-18.00 followed by a welcome cocktail. This will be complimented by a half day of workshops in specialised subject areas on Friday, October 29, 9.00-12.00 followed by lunch.

Conference Language

The event’s official language is English. No translation will be provided.

For further information about the programme or to sponsor or exhibit, please contact John Lutz: lutz@uic.org