Information published on 11 October 2010 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 205.

Invitation to the CREAM Final Conference “Customer-driven Rail-freight services on a European mega-corridor based on advanced business and operating Models” (Brussels, 4 November 2010)

  • Freight
  • Research

UIC, HaCon Ingenieurgesellschaft mbH and the CREAM partners have the great pleasure to invite you to the CREAM Final Conference in Brussels (Belgium) on November 4th, 2010.

You will have the opportunity of an exclusive comprehensive one day insight view into this collaborative rail freight research project, summarising the results and achievements on rail freight logistics on the corridor from Western Europe through South East Europe to Mid-East.
The latest developments and good practice on this important European rail and freight axis will be presented as well as the most promising new technologies and advanced business and operating models.

Conference Highlights

  • Successfully implemented rail freight services on the CREAM corridor
  • Quality Manuals for rail services
  • Innovative telematic solutions
  • The latest technical developments (e.g. Semi-trailers in unaccompanied intermodal transport chains, Semi-trailers for unaccompanied intermodal transport of plate glass. the Dual-power locomotive)

The conference will conclude with a reflection on the day’s outcomes and consider which developments are likely to occur in the R&D field in the coming years.
Simultaneous interpretation will be offered into German and English.

We ask you to register exclusively online by using the following link http://www.uic.org/forms/spip.php?article1291&var_mode=calcul

The online registration will close on October 22nd, 2010.

Please find all information on the official CREAM website:
http://www.cream-project.eu

For further information please contact Lars Deiterding, from HaCon: lars.deiterding@hacon.de or Enno Wiebe, from UIC: wiebe@uic.org