Upcoming Events

14.11.2018 (Wednesday)

UIC 1st door-to-door solutions workshop - 14 November 2018, Warsaw, Poland

The event will be an opportunity for railways to discuss business opportunities for the first and last mile solutions, with a strong focus on sustainable solutions

The goal of the workshop is to open a dialogue between railway companies and urban mobility providers for a new mobility offer to exchange best practices and stimulate partnerships and cooperation, in the frame of the new UIC project “Door-to door solutions” (2018-2020) that will be presented in the workshop.

Car sharing, carpooling, bike sharing, scooter sharing, stations as hubs, Maas tools, journey planners, integration with public transport, electric vehicles facilities and integrated offer: these are areas in which railway companies are engaging with passion and new forms of business can be created for the benefits of customers, citizens and environment.

Participants and speakers will gather UIC Members and key stakeholders from the door to door economy.

This event is recognized as contributing to the UNFCCC Talanoa Dialogue

To register, please follow this link https://events.uic.org/uic-1st-door-to-door-solutions-workshop-14-november-2018

15.11.2018 (Thursday)

UIC - Global debate on mobility challenges for future society, from 15th to 16th of November 2018, Warsaw, Poland

The UIC – International Union of Railways – is a global organisation with the primary mission of promoting rail transport at world level with the objective of optimally meeting current and future challenges of mobility and sustainable development.

The Debate will be focused on the following areas:

  1. New mobility system concepts
  2. Towards an integrated transport system
  3. IT - New opportunities and threats
  4. Competitiveness of transport stakeholders
  5. Sustainability and resilience of the transport system

The aim of this event is to stimulate an “out of the box” discussion on transport needs and the ideal transport system in 2050 and the role of railways/ guided transport systems therein.

https://events.uic.org/global-debate-on-mobility-challenges-for-future-society

25.04.2019 (Thursday)

DACH - Transport Congress, from 25th to 26th of April 2019 in Bregenz, Austria

Our tri-national Transport Congress "Growing traffic streams - do new technologies offer a way out?" takes place from 25th to 26th April 2019 in Bregenz/Austria.

On the first day the demands of growing traffic streams will be highlighted from both, the business and the national economic side. Modern technologies´contributions to fulfil these demands will be examined in detail alike. On the second day the potential of optimisation of both the infrastructure and the running of transport services by new technologies for rail and road will be discussed. Starting keynotes and a high level panel discussion at the end of the Congress will round up this new format. This is the place to be, if you want to know more about solutions (not only) for the Alpine Corridor. Attention: This Congress will be held in German language.

Save the date - DACH-Verkehrskongress.pdf

12.06.2019 (Wednesday)

17th European Transport Congress (ETC), 12th to 14th June 2019 in Bratislava, Slovakia

A prospect to ETC 2019:

The 17th ETC will be held from 12-14th June 2019 in Bratislava, Slovakia. The Congress will be organized by the University of Zilina, their team decided to organize the Congress in the Slovakian Capital due to the better centrality of the location.