Information published on 26 September 2012 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 310.

UIC eBusiness Conference

  • eBusiness

One more month until the 16th Annual UIC eBusiness Conference to be held in Paris, UIC HQ, from 18 – 19 October 2012. The theme of this year’s conference will be “Emerging Trends in Information Technology for the Railway Sector” and will address a variety of subjects having a current impact on railway IT development.
This year’s conference will focus on productivity and IT tools that will give the sector access to better, more timely information – allowing for more effective decision-making for our freight and passenger companies.

Some highlights of this year’s conference are:

  • Seamless Trip Planning, Booking and Delivery
  • European Regulatory Framework for Telematics – What’s ahead?
  • Industry Reference Files – Baseline for IT Interoperability
  • Employing Search Engines for Big Data
  • Timetable Exchange – New Opportunities

The registration form, all the accompanying documents and more detailed information are available on our website at:

http://www.uic.org/spip.php?rubrique2072

Again, the conference will take place during two half-day sessions at UIC Headquarters (Paris). The plenary session will take place on Thursday, 18 October, 14.00-18.00 followed by a welcome cocktail. It will be of interest to the general audience and focus on technology applications and standards. This will be complimented by a half day of workshops in specialised subject areas on Friday, 19 October, 9.00-12.00.

Conference Language

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

CALL for PAPERS

There is still room on the agenda – if you are interested in making a presentation on the subject please contact John LUTZ (lutz@uic.org).

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