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Metro Projects, 2020年3月11日(三)


Welcome remarks


Opening address

Chong Kheng Chua

Rail Leader Interview

Back by popular demand, we kick off Asia-Pacific Rail 2020 with a series of interviews with C-Level rail operator leaders. Don’t miss these exclusive insights from some of the region’s most forward-thinking executives.
Panel discussion

Rail Leader Panel

Moving beyond mass transit to personalised transit
  • Why rail players must prioritise and speed up their digitalisation processes, and how they can do it
  • What are the long and short term digitalisation goals rail operators should be setting and where should they be investing to achieve them?
  • Multimodality: What does the future look like and what is rail’s role?
  • How to adapt existing service-provider business models through data-sharing and standardization to accommodate MaaS
  • Finding cost efficiencies through digitalisation

Title Sponsor Address

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Bangkok Expressway and Metro Public Company Limited (BEM) expansion plans

Evan Tattersall
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Victoria Metro Tunnel, Airport Rail Link & Regional Rail Revival projects updates

A S Shankar
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Bangalore Metro: The success story of 25% ridership increase in one year

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Networking lunch & exhibition visit

Networking lunch & exhibition visit
Panel discussion

Innovative models in rail operations

Francis Bedel

The Digital Present

  • Digital is not in the future - it’s right now
  • Why the most adaptable will succeed
  • How can rail can get up to speed with other industries
Francis Bedel, Chief Digital Officer, International Union of Railways (UIC)
Azhar Bin Ahmad
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Transport-oriented development: Malaysia’s experience

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To be confirmed

Reserved for Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering
Mazli Mustaffa
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Kuching Urban Transport Systems (KUTS) - LRT Kuching: The new player in the world railway industry map.

Azmale Amzah
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The Scissor Crossover Assembly replacement project at LRT Sultan Ismail station: Experiences, challenges and lessons learnt during implementation

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Jakarta MRT extension plans: Building self-sustaining public transport


Networking cocktail reception & close of day one

last published: 21/Jan/20 07:25


Metro Projects, 2020年3月12日(四)

Richard Anderson

Lessons from 25 years of metro benchmarking

  • What benchmarking data shows us about 20-25 year trends in metro performance
  • Key hot topics in the industry from an operator perspective and how these have evolved in 20-25 years
  • What does this tell us about the future?
  • In particular, what do customers actually want from embracing the opportunities of digital, data, new technology?
Richard Anderson, Managing Director, Transport Strategy Centre (Tsc), Imperial College London
Panel discussion

Keynote operations panel

  • What do passengers really want and how can operators deliver this?
  • With a myriad of new technology applications on the market, how can operators choose what delivers value to both passengers and the business?
  • What is the role of operators in driving innovation in technology to solve problems relating to the future of mobility?
  • The role of suburban and urban rail in meeting the urban mobility challenge
  • Strategic allocation of continual investment to meet needs of riders
Sumit Srisantithum, Chief Operating Officer, Bangkok Mass Transit System Public Company Limited (BTS)

Diamond sponsor address

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To be confirmed

Kumar Keshav
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Lucknow Metro: India’s fastest constructed metro

· Importance of meticulous planning in timely execution of a metro rail project· How effective stakeholder engagement leads to smooth execution of any metro project· How Lucknow Metro was constructed in such a short span of time in a congested and old city
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Networking lunch & exhibition visit

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Chennai Metro Phase II

Olivier Rivalta
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Palembang LRT - the first LRT in operation in Indonesia

Muhammad Effendi
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Challenges in early MRT Jakarta operations and preparations for MRT Jakarta Phase 2 operation

  • MRT Jakarta as culture agent of change in Jakarta
  • MRT Jakarta collaboration with other operator as part to be world class operator by 2023
  • Challenges in beginning of MRT Jakarta operation
  • Preparation for MRT Jakarta phase 2
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Kolkata Metro Extension Project

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Bangkok’s Pink and Yellow MRT Lines

Panel discussion
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Metro leaders’ panel: Achieving operational excellence

  • Cost- and operationally-efficient methods of increasing capacity
  • From off-the-shelf to collaborative solutions: Driving innovation to solve the problem of crowded lines
  • Identifying and addressing the barriers to efficient use of networks
  • New technology deployment in metro lines
Frazer Stirling, Business Development Director - Australasia, The Go-Ahead Group
Naoto Kimura
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Ginza Line’s large-scale renovation project: Shibuya Station relocation, station renovation and rolling stock replacement on Tokyo Metro’s oldest line

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Bangkok Monorail (NBM) and Eastern Bangkok Monorail

last published: 21/Jan/20 07:25


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