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UIC Freight Department and RAME Office in Tehran holds a webinar on “Corridors: A tool to boost international freight”

UIC Freight Department and RAME Office in Tehran holds a webinar on “Corridors: A tool to boost international freight”
A webinar titled “A tool to boost international freight” will be held on October 14, 2020, with the host of UIC and UIC Middle East Regional Office.

TEHRAN UIC RAME: It was scheduled that UIC Freight Department and RAME Office hold a webinar on “Corridor: A tool to boost international freight” on October 14, 2020, 9:00 a.m to 12 p.m in Paris local time with the participation of Middle East Railways. In this webinar, topics such as success factors for international rail corridors, improving border crossings and reducing stops at borders, operational measures, usable case for coordinating the braking system, digitalization tools to support border crossings and smooth operation, implementation of transit strategies to support logistics along the corridors will be addressed.

Corridors: a tool to boost international freight

Venue: MS Teams video conference

Time: 9:00 – 12:00 (Paris time)

Host: RAME and UIC Freight

Target groups: RAME Members – UIC Freight Forum Members – APRA Members – UIC partners in corridor development

Language: English

Moderation: UIC

 

09:00 - 09:15  OPENING   

Welcome by UIC

Welcome by RAME

 

09:15 - 10:30   SUCCESS FACTORS FOR INTERNATIONAL RAIL CORRIDORS     

 

  Work of RAME and presentation by TCDD and RAI (20’)

 

  Implementing corridor management: bringing together all stakeholders (30’)

  - UNECE transcontinental initiatives (Roel Janssens, UNECE Transport Division)

  - “Fostering an international approach to support freight in Europe (Joost Overdijkink, Senior Advisor UIC; Rafi Papo, RCG )

 

 

  MAIN CONCLUSIONS AND NEXT STEPS FOR A STRONGER MULTI REGIONAL COOPERATION

10:30 - 10:45  BREAK

   

10:45 – 12:00  IMPROVEMENT OF BORDER CROSSINGS AND REDUCING STOPS AT BORDERS (45’)

  -  Operational measures: use case on braking harmonisation (Sven Seligmann, DB Cargo)

 

  - Digitalisation tool to support border crossing and smooth operation (Ekaterina Kozyreva, IEC Intl)

  - Implementing transit guidelines to support logistics along corridors (Satoko Kagawa, WCO tbc)

  REGIONAL DEVELOPMENTS (20’)

  Mr. Talib Javad Kadhim, Director General of Iraqi Railways 

 

  CLOSING

 

 

Oct 6, 2020 08:48
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