Programme Outline:

Day1, Thursday, 22nd November, 2018

Inaugural Session

Day 2, Friday, 23rd November, 2018

0845 – 1000 Hrs Registration for Seminar 1 / Networking Tea
1000 – 1300 Hrs Seminar 1: Enhancing Speed & Throughput of Indian Railways

Focus Areas:

  • Bullet & High Speed Trains in India – Status as on date and way forward
  • Semi High Speed Trains
  • Emerging and proven technologies in building high speed networks
  • Opportunities for business – developing railway stations, rolling stock, track, brake technology, etc.
  • Emerging technologies and building the required eco system
  • Challenges – Technical & Financial
  • Global experience
Opening Remarks by the Session Chairman Mr Vivek Garg
Head – Regional Head Quarters, Locomotives
Siemens Ltd
Theme Presentation Mr Shakeel Ahmed
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India LLP
Release of CII – Deloitte Report on “Predictive Maintenance for Railways”
Key Note Address Mr Rajesh Agrawal
Member (Rolling Stock)
Railway Board, Ministry of Railways
Government of India
Emerging Brake System Technology for High Speed and Semi High Speed Trains Mr V Chandrasekar
Vice President - Engineering
Faiveley Transport Rail Technologies
India Ltd
Technical Challenges Mr Ankit Saboo
Executive Director
Elektrolites Power (Pvt) Ltd
Mr Anton Scharlach
Engineering/Competence Centre
Industry 4.0 in Transportation Mr Girish Rao
Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director
Harting India Pvt Ltd
Emerging Technologies and Building the required Eco System Mr Shree Harsha
Business Consulting Director
Dassault Systemes India Pvt Ltd
  Mr Vijay Kalyani
Head – Sales & Marketing
Bonatrans India Pvt Ltd
Mr Petr Janoš
LCC Manager
Bonatrans India Pvt Ltd
Japanese Shinkansen & Mumbai – Ahmedabad High Speed Rail Project Dr Takeshi Tsuyoshi
Executive Officer, Director, Indian High
Speed Rail Division
International Affairs Headquarters
East Japan Railway Company
Hitachi’s Global experience in speed & throughput enhancement applicable for Indian Railways Mr Narendra Ashar
Director - Consulting Services
Hitachi Consulting Software Services India Pvt Ltd
Mr Mangal Dev
Head - Hitachi Railway Systems Business
(India & South Asia) & Director
Hitachi India Pvt Ltd
Advanced Composites – Ideal Solution for Modern Rolling Stock & Railway Stations Dr PKC Bose
Vice Chairman & Managing Director
SAERTEX India Pvt Ltd
Synthetic Ester Dielectric Liquids for Rolling Stock Transformers Mr Nitin Satija
Director & Country Head
M&I Materials India Pvt Ltd
  Q & A
1300 Hrs Session Concludes
1300 – 1345 Hrs Networking Lunch
1300 – 1345 Hrs Registration for Seminar 2
1345 – 1645 Hrs Seminar 2: Emerging Opportunities in the Railway Value Chain – Business for the Businesses

Focus Areas:

  • Aligning Railways procurement to Make in India and Startup India
  • Reforms in procurement policies – journey so far
  • Modernisation plans in Indian Railways in terms of IT, Indigenous Development, Project Review & PPP, Electrification – Planning for the years ahead
  • Valuing customer through safety enhancement - New Safety initiatives by Indian Railways and latest technologies for enhancing security
  • Smart Rolling Stock – lightweight mobility solutions, rail coach interiors & air conditioning
  • Contemporary technology for track laying and maintenance
  • Innovative Technologies in Railway Signalling & Telecom - Use of artificial intelligence for preventing signal failures
  • Condition Monitoring, Bridge Health Monitoring
Opening Remarks by the Session Chairman Mr V K Agarwal
Executive Director - SRESTHA
Key Note Address Mr S K Lohia
Managing Director
Indian Railways Stations Development Corporation Ltd
  Mr B P Awasthi
Executive Director - Track (Procurement)
Railway Board, Ministry of Railways
Government of India
Artificial Intelligence - Moving from Myth to Reality Mr David Cregan
Vice President - Product & Business Development, Electronics Division
Wabtec Corporation
Enhance Safety & Efficiency using Drones and Connected Technologies Mr Shailendra Singh Director Global Business Development - Commercial Drones Honeywell Aerospace
HARTING in Railway A Trustful Partnership with India Mr Malte Hofmann
Global Industrial Segment Manager - Transportation
Harting, HQ, Germany
Condition Monitoring Systems Mr Riccardo Ruggiero
Head - Diagnostic Technologies
ESIM, Italy
Conservation of Metals – EWAC Powder Spray System Dr Siva P
Head - R&D
EWAC Alloys Ltd
Use of Stainless Steel in Coach Building and Railway Infrastructure Mr Nagarajan P
AGM & Segment Lead – Railways & Metro
Jindal Stainless Ltd
How to develop roll formed sections for coaches, freight stocks and bogies? COPRA® RF Technology Mr Albert Sedlmaier
Managing Director
Data M Sheet Metal Solutions GmbH
Mr Suprith Kashyap
Data M Software India Pvt Ltd
HoListic Consistent Force Measurement on Rail Vehicles Mr Peter Groll
Vice President – Construction Minerals & Metals, EMEA Region
Schenck Process
  Q & A
1645 Hrs Session Concludes
1645 Hrs Visit to the InnoRail India Exhibition

Day 3, Saturday, 24th November, 2018

0900 – 1015 Hrs Registration for Seminar 3 / Networking Tea
1015 – 1300 Hrs Seminar 3: Reshaping Urban Transportation in India – Catapulting to the Next Level

Focus Areas:

  • Current Scenario and Future of Urban Mass Transportation
  • Building Metro Infrastructure – Stations, track laying, signaling, telecom, etc
  • Urban Transportation in India – Smart Transport for Smart Cities & Smart Regulation
  • Modern Techniques/Technologies for Traffic Optimization
  • Smart transportation solutions
  • PRT Pods : Future of smart transport in Indian cities
  • Last mile connectivity: e-vehicles; buses
  • Emerging opportunities in the Urban Transport sector
  • Construction of Urban Transportation Networks
Opening Remarks by Session Chairman Mr C M Rao
Executive Director – Train Set
  Mr Tilak Raj Seth
Chairman – Conferences, InnoRail 2018 &
Executive Vice President – Mobility Division
Siemens Ltd
  Mr Anil Saboo
Elektrolites Power Pvt Ltd
Reshaping Urban Transportation in India Mr Sudhir Rao
Bombardier Transportation India Pvt Ltd
Emerging Opportunities in the Urban Transport sector Mr Ashwani Kumar
Vice President & Head - Product Application Group
Jindal Steel and Power Ltd
Urban Transport Mr Nitin Kumar
Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Ultra PRT Ltd, UK
System Assurance, RAMS & Applicable Standards Dr Ajeet Kumar
Delivery Manager (Railways)
L&T Technology Services
Smart Mobility Solutions for Urban Transportation Mr Vikram Singhal
Doppelmayr India Pvt Ltd
Signalling & Train Control for Urban Transportation in India Mr Chandrika Prasad
Managing Director
PNCS Rail & Metro Consultancy
Redefining the experience of Railway Stations though Design Ar Gurpreet S Shah
Principal Architect
Creative Group
Development Oriented Transit - Sustainable & Smart Transportation Solution Ar Priyanka Kumar
Architect – Urban Planner
Regional Centre for Urban & Environmental Studies
  Q & A
1300 Hrs Session Concludes
1300 – 1400 Hrs Networking Lunch
1400 Hrs Visit to the InnoRail India Exhibition

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