Information published on 28 June 2016 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 505.

13th UIC Sustainability Conference to be held in Vienna on 12, 13 & 14 October 2016

  • Sustainable development
  • Promoting

Be a Sustainability champion ! – Apply now

Following the success of previous editions, the first day of the UIC Sustainability Conference will allow UIC members to highlight recent achievements in the field of railway sustainability.

This session will take the form of a world tour of railways, with each given three minutes and one slide to describe the impact on environmental, social and economic sustainability.

This is a unique opportunity to illustrate the engagement of your company in Sustainability issues and share best practice with a global audience.

To be a Sustainability Champion and reserve your time on stage please complete application form here and return it to environnement2@uic.org before 12 September 2016.

Technical day programme

Thursday 13 October will be the occasion for participants to attend numerous parallel sessions focusing on key sustainability issues affecting the rail sector including energy, noise, carbon, sustainability reporting, climate change adaptation, sustainable mobility, recycling and sustainable procurement, sustainability for maintenance activities.

You can download the details of those workshops here. Do not hesitate to check the website for regular updates.

Registration – free of charge – is possible here.

Website: http://uic-environment.org/

For further information please contact Nick Craven, Head of the UIC Sustainable Development Unit:

craven@uic.org