1st UIC Symposium, 01 December 2021, UIC HQ and Online, day 2-1

1st UIC Symposium, 01 December 2021, UIC HQ and Online, day 2-1

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  • Title: 1st UIC Symposium, 01 December 2021, UIC HQ and Online, day 2-1
  • Caption: UIC celebrates its centenary in 2022. To launch these celebrations, UIC held a symposium whose theme was "The Future of the Railways: Making Modal Shift Desirable". The aim was to provide a roadmap for transforming the railways into a sustainable backbone for mobility over the next 5, 10 and 15 years. This event brought together the rail sector stakeholders and representatives of public transport. Launch of Day 2, Keynotes & Asian focus (Description of the speakers in the "Further info" part)
  • Production: Stardust Group
  • Director: Eric MATOUK
  • Copyright: UIC
  • Technical description: coul.
  • Language: EN
  • Creation Date: 01/12/2021
  • Collection: Videos - grand public



  • Séance d'ouverture M. Antoine Kunth, Spécialiste des transports, Banque mondiale M. Bertrand Goalou, Spécialiste des transports sénior à la Banque asiatique de développement Focus sur la région Asie Tribune 1 : Connecter les mégapoles ainsi qu’au sein des villes Modératrice : Mme Lucie Anderton, Responsable de l’unité Développement durable de l’UIC M. HUANG Xin, Directeur Général du Département Voyageur, China State Railway Group Co., Ltd M. Choudhury Rudra Charan Mohanty, Coordinateur du programme environnement, CNUDR M. Tom Sargant, Représentant de la région Pacifique de l’UIC, pour le compte de Mme Megan Bourke-O’Neil, Secrétaire adjointe, Transport for New South Wales ___________________________________________________________________________ Keynotes Mr. Antoine Kunth, Senior Transport Specialist, World Bank Mr. Bertrand Goalou, Principal Transport Specialist, Asian Development Bank Asian focus Panel 1: Connecting megacities and within the cities (10:00-10:50 CET) Moderator: Ms. Lucie Anderton, UIC Head of Sustainability Unit Mr. HUANG Xin, Director General of the Passenger Department, China State Railway Group Co., Ltd Mr. Choudhury Rudra Charan Mohanty, Environment Programme Coordinator, UNCRD Mr. Tom Sargant, UIC Pacific Representative, on behalf of Ms. Megan Bourke-O’Neil, Deputy Secretary, Transport for New South Wales