‘Level Crossings in Europe’ 7th April 2016 at East Japan Railway Co.

Our Mr Wim Coenraad will give a presentation concerning Level Crossings in Europe during the Signalling Seminar, organised by IRSE International Technical Committee on the 7th and 8th of April, Tokyo Japan.

Signalling Seminar AGENDA 7th to 8th April 2016
7th April at East Japan Railway Co. Head Office in Shinjuku
Chaired by YUJI HIRAO

  • 9:00 Registration
  • 9:30 Opening Session
    President of the IRSE Andrew Simmons
    Vice-chairman of JR-E and Chairman of UITP Masaki Ogata
  • 9:50 Session 1 Level Crossing
    Wim Coenraad (Movares, NL); Level Crossings in Europe
    Takashi Kawano (East JR); Improving Safety at Level Crossings – Japanese Development
    *Rod Muttram (Fourth Insight Ltd. UK); Level Crossings in USA
    Peter Symons (Tritun Pty Ltd. AUD); Level Crossings in Austraria
  • 11:40 Discussion
  • 12:10 Lunch
  • 13:10 Session 2 Signalling system architecture and system
    Frans Heijnen (HRC, NL); EULYNX
    Yuichi Baba (East JR); Innovation of a Train Control System in Japan
    Robert Burkhardt (ISIS Consultants, USA); PTC system
  • 14:40 Discussion
  • 15:10 Coffee Break
  • 15:30 Session 3 Traffic Management
    Ian Mitchell (Delta Rail, UK); Traffic Management in Europe
    Andrew Simmons (Network Rail, UK); Digital Railway(BAE System)
    Yamato Fukuta (East JR); Innovation of a Traffic Management System in Japan
  • 17:10 Discussion
    17:40 Closing
  • 18:00 Welcome Reception at SHINONOME (15th Floor in JR East Building)
    sponsored by Hitachi

8th April Technical Visit