About Digital Rail Revolution 2019

The?Digital Rail Revolution Conference?2019?will take place at the Royal Lancaster Hotel, London on?7 November.

Each year the event brings together hundreds of railway professionals from across the world to network and learn about the latest breakthroughs, innovations, challenges and solutions affecting the international railway industry?including:

Big Data | Predictive maintenance | Cybersecurity | 5G | Artificial Intelligence | Autonomous trains | Hyperloop technology | Collaboration | Standards | Safety.




Featured Speakers

Anne Berner

Former Minister for Transport and Communications, Government of Finland and Board Director

Vivek Mohan

Director of Mechanical Engineering for Freight, Indian Railways

Erni Basri

Deputy Director for Track and Building Infrastructure Railway Area I and Project Manager, Construction of Light Rail Transit LRT Jabodebek, Ministry of Transportation Indonesia

Digital Rail Revolution news

Russian Railways’ reveal their digital transformation strategy

Evgeny Charkin, Director of Information Technologies at JSC Russian Railways writes that in this modern world it is impossible to ensure the further dynamic growth of any business without focusing on digitalisation. As such, Russian Railways Holding has started to develop digital technologies in order to safeguard its future.

How important is an effective cyber-security strategy for the rail sector?

Ahead of his participation at Global Railway Review’s Digital Rail Revolution conference being held in London on 7 November 2019, Tommaso Spanevello, Public Affairs Manager at UNIFE spoke to us about the importance of an effective cyber-security strategy for the rail sector, the opportunities for data-sharing and the need for more cooperation and collaborative research.

Digital strategies help TOCs provide better customer experience and service

Historically a lack of investment in digital technology and connectivity, coupled with outdated attitudes from those at the top, has seen the rail industry unable to keep up with modern, digital customer expectations. Global Railway Review speaks to Peter Gough, Managing Partner and Founder of ORM, to discuss the ways in which rail is finally embracing technology in a bid to catch up with other sectors and provide a connected, digital experience for passengers.