Seminars in English

(Free, Pre-registration required)

Location: Makuhari Messe, International Conference Hall

November 28 (Thu.) 10:00~16:00

FULL

T-21

Room 303 (3F)

Language: English (translation to Japanese during Q&A)

Action Plan Presentation for the JICA Knowledge Co-Creation Program "Urban Railways Management" 2019

Organizer: JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency)

Sponsor: Japan Railway Technical Service, Fuji Sankei Business i


JICA organizes a one-month program for Urban Railways Companies (MRTs, Trains, LRTs, etc.) or related government officials from developing countries. At the end of the program, participants will present their action plan, explaining the new knowledge they acquired in Japan and how they will use it in their respective countries.
This presentation offers a good opportunity to collect information on various countries and to make connections and expand your international network.

November 29 (Fri.) 10:00~12:00

T-33

Room 302 (3F)

Language: English, Japanese (simultaneous interpretation)

The Swiss innovations shaping the future of railway technologies

Organizer: Embassy of Switzerland in Japan, Swiss Business Hub Japan

Track inspection powered by Deep Learning:
A Project by SBB (Swiss Federal Railway) and CSEM (Swiss Research and Development Center)

Mr. Philipp Schmid, Head of Robotics & Machine Learning, CSEM

Mr. Marcel Zurkirchen, Head of Measurement and Diagnostics, Swiss Federal Railway (SBB)

What can rail industries in Japan learn from Switzerland?

Dr. Satoru Sone, Prof. of Kogakuin Univ. and Prof. Emeritus, the Univ. of Tokyo

Ragistration Form

November 29 (Fri.) 13:00~16:50

FULL

T-34

Room 302 (3F)

Language: English, Japanese (simultaneous interpretation)

France-Japan Railway Technology Symposium 2019
-Advanced Technologies in France and Japan-

Special Cooperation: Société Franco-Japonaise des Techniques Industrielles (SFJTI)

Supporting Organization: French Embassy

The use of modelling tool in order to evaluate the dwelling times for trains

Mr. Guillaume CRAVEUR, Fire Safety Manager, Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer français (SNCF)

New ways for efficient Mass-Transit Railway by SNCF

Mr. André-Philippe CHAMARET, Energy savings & Propulsion System Engineer, Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer français (SNCF)

Numerical simulations to reproduce various phenomena during the travel of rolling stock

Dr. Masakazu TAKAGAKI, Senior Chief Researcher, Head of Computational Mechanics Laboratory, Railway Dynamics Division, Railway Technical Research Institute

Innovation in Railway Maintenance utilizing IoT

Mr. Kazuyuki TOMI, Director, Technical Center, Research and Development Center of JR East Group, EJR

Development of Fuel Cell Hybrid Test Train in JR East

Mr. Naoto YANESE, Principal Chief Researcher, Environmental Engineering Research Laboratory, Research and Development Center of JR East Group, EJR

Natural Disaster Measures of Tokyo Metro

Mr. Toshiaki KOGURE, Deputy Director, Safety Affair Department, Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd.

* Procedural presentation (table of contents, CV, presentation) will be sold at the seminar venue reception (1000 yen)

(Pre-registration required)

Reception

(Pre-registration required)

Location: Makuhari Messe, International Conference Hall

November 28 (Thu.) 16:00~17:30

T-24

Room 304 (3F)

5th Railway Designer Evening 2019

Organizers: Railway Designers’ Evening Planning Committee, Fuji Sankei Business-i

Participation Fee: ¥5000

Ragistration Form