FREE TO ATTEND CONTENT LEAD – TRACK & INFRASTRUCTURE MAINTENANCE WEBINARS

All of our webinars are free to attend, presented live and are interactive. All you need to do is register for the relevant sessions individually, with your corporate email address. Sorry, no personal email addresses will be approved.  If you can not make a session at the scheduled time, register anyway and we’ll send you a link to access on-demand!

MONDAY 21st September 2020

10:00am GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 10:00am ET (USA) | REGISTER

Optimising Infrastructure Maintenance From Utilising Predictive Maintenance And Implementing Innovative New Technologies

CALL FOR SPEAKER

  • Comparing user experiences from infrastructure operators with utilising predictive maintenance and big data to run more trains on the network safely
  • What kind of data is being used to identify possible infrastructure failures?
  • Which data represents the highest quality or highest value for predictive models?
  • In which categories can you predict failures and defects? (e.g. switch failures, train induction, rail body)
  • Changes in work processes and how to work co-operatively with contractors
  • Decision making processes for predictive maintenance strategies

MONDAY 21st September 2020

15:00pm GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 15:00pm ET (USA) | REGISTER

Utilising Data To Reduce Manual Surveys And Infrastructure Inspection – How To Turn Data Into Value For Rail Infrastructure Managers

CALL FOR SPEAKER

  • Driving value from data: How do you extract value from your data?
  • How do you run more trains safely and how can you do that without
    increasing the cost of inspection by using the data you have more effectively?
  • Maximising use of available data across different disciplines involved in maintenance, including operations and plant
  • Using data to plan a maintenance optimisation strategy
  • Developing more efficient work practices (more work in less time)

TUESDAY 22nd September 2020

10:00am GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 10:00am ET (USA) | REGISTER

Future Applications Of Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning For Deep Maintenance Data Utilization

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  • Using new tools for big data and machine learning to move towards new models of very deep maintenance

TUESDAY 22nd September 2020

15:00pm GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 15:00pm ET (USA) | REGISTER

Integrating IOT Applications To Assist Asset Management And Predictive Maintenance Programmes

CALL FOR SPEAKER

  • Challenges of integrating the Internet of Things into your asset management strategy and obtaining end-to-end solutions rather than just individual products
  • Predictive algorithms and linking them to asset management systems
  • Technical and commercial challenges associated with combining and integrating various systems with enterprise asset management systems

WEDNESDAY 23rd September 2020

10:00am GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 10:00am ET (USA) | REGISTER

Practical Implementation Of The Latest Innovations In Trackside Monitoring Technologies To Improve Cost, Safety And Availability Of Infrastructure Assets

CALL FOR SPEAKER

  • How to inspect and accurately measure crossings and turnouts
  • Ensuring the safety of the switches/points
  • How to inspect crossings and turnouts reducing track possession, with no transportation and with an accurate measurement?
  • Using video inspection & machine-learning techniques for the identification of potential defects of switches: Do we use another technology or better using both technologies combined?
  • How to maintain the environments of your SNC’s in the best way? How to measure them?
  • New approaches on maintenance strategies of SNC’s to optimise safety factor – Maintenance Performance Indicator (MPI) & research projects
  • Track geometry and switch geometry digital measuring
  • What types of sensors you get most reliable on this data for these different switches and systems

WEDNESDAY 23rd September 2020

15:00pm GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 15:00pm EST (USA) | REGISTER

Using Measurement Data For Quality Tamping

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  • Utilization of tamping and how to better align material tamping
  • Using liability switching crossings
  • How are railways maintaining the environments of their switching and crossings?

THURSDAY 24th September 2020

10:00am GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 10:00am ET (USA) | REGISTER

Vehicle Monitoring The Track – Development Of The Track Condition Monitoring System From In Service Vehicles

CALL FOR SPEAKER

  • Vehicles Monitoring the Track
  • Detection of Track Faults from In-vehicle Data
  • Detection Algorithm Development
  • Trials on Infrastructure
  • Track Quality Assessment from In-service Vehicles

THURSDAY 24th September 2020

15:00pm GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 15:00pm ET (USA) | REGISTER

Optimising Infrastructure Maintenance & The Current Market State

CALL FOR SPEAKER

  • Identifying the current challenges: Reduce cost – whilst increasing capacity and safety
  • Identifying the areas and opportunities for financial gain
  • Understanding the real opportunities and challenges: Reliability, Cost, Efficiency and Standards
  • Asking the right questions is the first route to go entering the world of BIG DATA – translating Big Data into financial gains
  • Advances in Predictive Maintenance
  • What are the major challenges when driving down cost? Capacity, Downtime, scheduling?
  • What information is required to benefit your business?

FRIDAY 25th September 2020

10:00am GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 10:00am ET (USA) | REGISTER

Signalling Systems Digitalization: Towards A New Generation Of O&M Solutions

CALL FOR SPEAKER

  • STS signaling products evolution in the digital revolution
  • STS Intelligent Asset Management System (IAMS): Description of the STS platform and its capabilities leveraging on signaling systems digitalization to drive O&M capabilities
  • IAMS application over the world on different STS systems: Metro and Railway (passenger and freight) applications
  • Final results & O&M benefits

FRIDAY 25th September 2020

15:00pm GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 15:00pm ET (USA) | REGISTER

Reducing Maintenance Cost And Failures With Successful Predictive Maintenance

CALL FOR SPEAKER

  • Opportunities for predictive maintenance: Using geo-data for Track maintenance
  • What Data? Finding data that you didn’t know existed and strategic Data Utilisation
  • Diagnosing track defects: Diagnostic data to monitor track conditions
  • Leverage asset management to maximise maintenance delivery & reliability of assets
  • Reduce number of failures and unplanned maintenance

MONDAY 28th September 2020

10:00am GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 10:00am ET (USA) | REGISTER

Smart System Engineering For High Speed Trains Maintenance

CALL FOR SPEAKER

  • High-speed train maintenance is very complex and high tech, and the challenges to achieve as reliability availability are very high. In order to reach these challenges, new maintenance technologies and innovation need to predict the failures and increase train availability and reliability.
  • To apply condition-based maintenance techniques, learn how to developed algorithms capable to predict the failures, using machine learning technology to do it.
  • Machine learning, needs a lot of data to model the algorithms; develope a real-time monitoring system using Google Cloud architecture.

MONDAY 28th September 2020

15:00pm GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 15:00pm ET (USA) | REGISTER

Industrial Internet Of Things (IIOT) Technologies Into Rail And Transport Of Environments Offers The Benefits Of Connected Operations While Providing Unmatched Security

CALL FOR SPEAKER

  • System wide infrastructure digitization efforts to support formation of BIM, asset inventory, and condition assessment data sets
  • Asset performance modeling and automated deficiency management
  • Use of improved technology capabilities including native mobile applications, 3D cameras, and drones to semi- to fully-automate infrastructure digitization efforts
  • Real-time video capture and analysis capabilities to provide real-time system support
  • Comprehensive cybersecurity capabilities to address vulnerabilities within Railway Systems and Infrastructure,
  • Improved access control and drone identification and suppression capabilities
  • Edge computing on connected devices to optimize data processing and response times,
  • Last mile and broader network interconnectivity to optimize bulk good, freight, and ridership usage

TUESDAY 29th September 2020

10:00am GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 10:00am ET (USA) | REGISTER

Separating Meaningful Data From The Mass Of Data Collected By Sensors

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  • Mass of Data Challenge
  • Mining for the Valuable Data
  • Finding the Right Miner
  • Importance of Analysis Methods
  • Cost of Separation, Finding in the Right Way

TUESDAY 29th September 2020

15:00pm GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 15:00pm ET (USA) | REGISTER

Big Data Strategy For Track & Asset Maintenance

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WEDNESDAY 30th September 2020

10:00am GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 10:00am ET (USA) | REGISTER

Achieving Optimum Asset Reliability And Minimise Maintenance Costs

CALL FOR SPEAKER

  • Shifting from traditional maintenance to a predictive model: Diagnostic inspections vs visual inspections
  • Methods and process for implementing track predicative maintenance
  • The future of technology applications for maintenance and data utilisation
  • Algorithms and image processing technologies
  • Real-time information: Separating meaningful data from the enormous amount that has been collected

WEDNESDAY 30th September 2020

15:00pm GMT (UK) | REGISTER | 15:00pm ET (USA) | REGISTER

Diagnostic And Maintenance Machines

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