08.00 - 08.55

Check-In


09.00 - 09.20

Opening Speeches Day II

Saal Europa

(English/German)

Prof. Dr. Johannes Walther, CEO, Institut für Produktionsmanagement
Michael Ziesemer, President, ZVEI - Zentralverband Elektrotechnik und Elektronikindustrie e.V.
Ralf Meinsen, CEO, Competence Network Rail Berlin-Brandenburg

09.20 - 09.40

 

The digitizAtion strategy of Deutsche Bahn AG

Saal Europa

Stefan Stroh, Chief Digital Officer, Deutsche Bahn AG

Keynote: digital

(English/German)


09.40 - 10.00

 

Without Innovation No Business growth

Saal Europa

Rolf Härdi, CTO, Deutsche Bahn AG

Keynote: competitive

(English/German)


10.00 - 10.20

 

Competitiveness in Passenger Rail: Which Innovations will benefit future Profitability

Saal Europa

Burkhard Reuter, Member of the Management Board, Alstom Transport Deutschland GmbH

Keynote: automated

(English/German)


10.20 - 10.40

 

Conception of the Future Train: potential Benefits for Operators and Customers

Saal Europa

Dr. Jens Cattarius, Vice President Engineering, Bombardier Transportation

Keynote: competitive

(English/German)


10.40 - 11.00

 

Globalizing Railway: Asia's share in developing European rail

Saal Europa

Prof. Weiping Yu, Vice President, CRRC Corporation Ltd.

Keynote: International

(English/German)


11.00 - 11.45

Coffee Break and Official Deutsche Bahn AG tour through the Trade exhibition


11.45 - 12.45

Masterclass Session 1:
Competitive

Saal Europa

Masterclass Session 2:
International

Room I

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Matthias Tomenendal, Berlin School of Economics and Law

Hyperloop: Vaporware or ruin of traditional rail

Dirk Ahlborn, CEO, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies
Dr. Josef Doppelbauer, Executive Director, European Agency for Railways

(English/German)

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Alexander Tsipoulanidis, Berlin School of Economics and Law

European Rail Cargo Transport: Bright Future or Declining Business

Philippe Golder, CEO, FORWARDIS (part of SNCF Group) & Ischtar El-Radhi, BU Manager Special Transports, FORWARDIS (part of SNCF Group)
Prof. Dr. Uwe Höft, Department Marketing - Innovation - Railway System, Technical University of Applied Science Brandenburg

(German)


12.45 - 13.45

Street Food Lunch in the Exhibition


Track Presentations

13.45 - 15.55

 

Track 1:
Competitive

Saal Europa

 

Track 2:
International

Room I

 

13.45 - 14.05

Mobility of the Future: What does it take for rail to stay competitive

Dirk Junghans, Managing Director, Liebherr-Transportation Systems GmbH & Co KG
(English/German)

Green Energy Supply for railway in Austria and Europe

Harald Jony, Head of Energy Management- Rail Systems, ÖBB-Infrastruktur AG
(German)

14.05 - 14.25

Digital Railway Communication: next generation voice & data connectivity

Bernhard Bruckner, Head of Security Management, Kapsch CarrierCom AG
(Englisch/German)

Intelligent Mobility 2020: The Digital Future of Travel

Nial Finnegan, Offerings Manager for Transport, Fujitsu Services
(English)

14.25 - 15.15

Coffee Break and Networking in the Exhibition


 

Track 3:
Automated

Saal Europa

 

Track 4:
Digital

Room I

 

15.15 - 15.35

 

Automated & Connected solutions for Rail applications

Bernhard Bihr, President, Bosch Engineering GmbH
(English/German)

Traceability in Rail's supply chain: a route to 100 percent quality?

Jörg Pretzel, CEO, GS1 Germany GmbH
Gregor Kolokewitzsch, Project Director "Auto-ID spare part serialization and traceability", Deutsche Bahn AG
(German)

15.35 - 15.55

 

Maintenance 2025: why the train of the future is not standing still

Stefan Gladeck, Director Sales and Marketing Industrial Market Central Europe, SKF GmbH
(English/German)

Predictive Maintenance: why the true potential hides in infrastructure

Mathias Augustyniak, Managing Director, Scheidt & Bachmann GmbH
(German)

15.55 - 16.05

Short Bio-Break


16.05 - 17.00

Closing discussion: Executive Outlook

(English/German)

How railway keeps pace with the intermodal competition until 2025

Saal Europa

 
Uwe Günther, CPO, Deutsche Bahn AG
Rolf Härdi, CTO, Deutsche Bahn AG
Michael Fohrer, Chairman of the Board and President BU Locomotive & Tram, Bombardier Transportation GmbH
Burkhard Reuter, Member of the Management Board, Alstom Deutschland & Österreich
Michael Peter, CEO Business Unit Mobility Management, Siemens Mobility
Oliver Kraft, CEO, voestalpine BWG

17.00

Closing Address

Saal Europa

Prof. Dr. Johannes Walther, CEO, Institut für Produktionsmanagement

 

(English/German)

 

 

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