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SafeRail: Ensuring Mission Critical Safety and Security Across the Rail and Transit Network (Boston, United States - March 17-19, 2020) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

October 14, 2019 GMT

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 14, 2019--

The “SafeRail: Ensuring Mission Critical Safety and Security Across the Rail and Transit Network” conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

What is the SafeRail Congress?

The SafeRail Congress is a forum for railroads, transit agencies and solution providers to collaboratively work together to create safe, secure and reliable networks.

SafeRail will feature a number of important topics in the rail industry including digitalization, PTC implementation and asset management. The SafeRail Congress will be co-located with the SmartTransit Congress which looks at how digitization and technology are revolutionizing transit.

Featuring C-level Speakers

Dedicated to safety and security in the industry SafeRail brings together leading experts to discuss the challenges faced by the industry, the latest solutions and best practice.


2019 Agenda for reference:

Day 1

08:30 Registration

09:00 Welcoming address

Plenary: Delivering a safe and secure service in a digitalized world

Moderator: Michael Lowder, Principal, Michael W. Lowder & Global Associates LLC

09:10 How is safety and security changing in the digital age?

09:25 Bridging the gap between government and industry

09:40 Cyber - we are at war! Can an operational military perspective help YOU protect YOUR transportation systems?

10:10 Working with regulatory bodies: data sharing and regulatory oversight

10:25 America’s transportation infrastructure: a matter of national security

10:40 Panel discussion: Technology: friend or foe?

11:10 Networking coffee break

11:20 Positive Train Control: Ensuring You Meet The Deadline

Moderator: Mike Ogborn, Senior Advisor, ASLRRA

11:55 Working with the industry to oversee delivery of PTC

12:10 Advisory Session

12:25 Overcoming the challenges to successfully implementing PTC

12:40 Maintaining Configuration Management in a Post PTC World

12:55 Panel discussion: Post-deployment strategies, what opportunities does PTC present?

13:25 Networking Lunch

13:55 Reliable and Well Maintained Infrastructure

Moderator: Mischa Wanek Libman, Executive Editor, Mass Transit

14:25 Case study: Implementing a Safety Management System at Amtrak

14:40 Using predictive maintenance to sustain a good state of repair

14:55 Advisory Session

15:10 Panel discussion: Collecting and using data effectively

16:10 Networking Break

16:40 Roundtable discussion: Getting the most out of fiber optic sensors for asset monitoring across transport infrastructure

JJ Williams, Chairman, Fiber Optic Sensing Association

Day 2

08:00 Registration

09:00 Welcoming address

Plenary: Using technology To Mitigate Human Error

Moderator: Chris Hart, Former Chairman, National Transportation Safety Board

09:10 Business continuity planning

09:25 Using technology to assist in reducing security risks

09:40 Diagnosis, Protocol, Compliance and Regulation - A guide to better understanding sleep apnea

09:55 Implementing and managing a successful safety management programme

10:10 Panel discussion: Can we run a safe and efficient service with minimal human intervention

10:40 Networking coffee break

11:00 Interactive Workshop Sessions

11:40 Robotics and artificial intelligence to enhance safety oversight

12:40 Networking Lunch

13:10 Tackling Rail Related Fatalities

13:40 Strategies for reducing trespassing and suicide incidents

13:55 Mitigating worker accidents and fatalities

14:10 Advisory Session

14:25 Technology and engagement to improve grade crossing safety

14:40 Raising public awareness of the dangers of railroads

14:55 Panel discussion: What are the factors contributing to the reduction of suicide and trespassing incidents and how can we build on these

15:25 End of Conference

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