Simultaneous English translation will be provided for all keynotes, presentations and discussions in the main auditorium. Available languages for all sessions included in the program.

 

08.00 - 08.45


Opening (🇩🇪/🇬🇧)

Prof. Dr. Johannes Walther, CEO, Institute for Production Management

09.00 - 09.15


09.15 - 09.35

 
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Keynote: New technologies (🇩🇪/🇬🇧)

Drive technology of the future: Innovations for efficiency and economy

Dr. Jörg Nikutta, Managing Director, Alstom

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09.35 - 09.55

 

Keynote: DIGITIZATION (🇩🇪/🇬🇧)

Cybersecurity & Software Reliability: Why Digital Capabilities Need to Move into Railways

Krishna Bodanapu, CEO, Cyient
Amir Levintal, CEO & Co-Founder, Cylus
Christian Kern, Investor & Advisor, Cylus / former CEO, ÖBB / former Federal Chancellor, Austria

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09.55 - 10.15

 
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Keynote: Digital Transformation

Smart Data Management in Rail 4.0

Stefan Gladeck, Member of the Management Board, SKF GmbH

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10.15 - 10.35

 
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Keynote: International Markets

More people on the rails: how politics, rail and industry should work together to turn traffic around

Berthold Huber, Member of the Management Board, Deutsche Bahn AG

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Coffee break & networking in the exhibition

Exhibition tours of the DB procurement divisions

10.35 - 11.30


11.30 - 12.15
 



Track 1: (🇩🇪/🇬🇧)
Digital Transformation

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Matthias Tomenendal, Berlin School of Economics & Law

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Track 2: (🇬🇧)
International markets

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Alexander Tsipoulanidis, Berlin School of Economics & Law

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11.30 - 11.45

WITH KI & IOT TO EFFICIENT PREDICTIVE MAINTENANCE

Andreas Kunze, CEO, KONUX GmbH
 

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HOMOLOGATION AND CERTIFICATION: HOW NEW STANDARDS HELP RAIL CUSTOMERS

Dr. Stefan Siegler, Chairman IRQB, UNIFE

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11.45 - 12.00

Digital rail - intelligent sensors for future-oriented infrastructure monitoring

Renate Bay, CEO, ASC GmbH
Dr. Klaus Ulrich Wolter, fleet management, Consulting, Digitalisation, DB Systemtechnik GmbH

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Do you want a steering wheel?: digital chassis control and wear reduction (🇩🇪)

Paul Hofbauer, Produktmanager Hydraulik, Liebherr Transportation Systems

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12.00 - 12.15

ATO LEARNINGS: THE COPENHAGEN CASE

N.N., Metro Copenhagn
N.N., Ramboll

DIGITAL VISION: SALES SERVICE FROM THE CLOUD

N.N., Amazon Web Services
Oliver Krülle, CIO, DB Vertrieb GmbH

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12.15 - 12.45 

Track 3: (🇩🇪/🇬🇧)
Automation

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Matthias Tomenendal, Berlin School of Economics & Law

Track 4: (🇬🇧)
New Technologies

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Alexander Tsipoulanidis, Berlin School of Economics & Law

12.15 - 12.30

Robotics & Cobotics: where they will enter the railway sector

Ronald Naderer, CEO, FerRobotics Compliant Robot Technology GmbH

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ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING: START OF A MANUFACTURING REVOLUTION

N.N., Ultimaker

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12.30 - 12.45

"RFID" the future for a better technical infrastructure

Günter Rössler, Senior Sales Manager, KATHREIN Solutions GmbH

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THE TRAIN OF THE FUTURE IN THE CONNECTED WORLD OF TOMORROW

N.N., Cisco

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Lunch & networking in the exhibition

12.45 - 14.00


14.00 - 14.30

Start-Up Pitches

by DB Digital Ventures & DB Mindbox

5 minutes, 5 startups, 1 stage

Onno Szillis, Startup Relations & DB Mindbox, Deutsche Bahn AG
Vincent Genz,
CEO, SIUT GmbH

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14.30 - 15.30

Masterclass: (🇩🇪/🇬🇧) Substitution of the diesel engine

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Matthias Tomenendal, Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Recht Berlin

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Masterclass: (🇩🇪)
Innovative freight transport

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Alexander Tsipoulanidis, Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Recht Berlin

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14.30 - 14.50

The electrification of secondary lines will replace the diesel engine

Dr. Wolfgang Klebsch, Senior Project Manager, VDE Verband der Elektrotechnik Elektronik Informationstechnik e. V.

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Improved economic efficiency through new technologies

Jens-Erik Galdiks, Head of Rolling Stock Technology & Innovation, SBB Cargo

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14.50 - 15.10

Hybrid, hydrogen drive and battery-powered solutions replace diesel engines

Dr. Tobias Fischer, Head of Technology Vehicles and Infrastructure, Deutsche Bahn AG

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New Silk Road & Co: Innovative transport corridors for the freight traffic of the future

Peter Plewa, Managing Director, duisport agency GmbH

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15.10 - 15.30

Open discussion
 

Open discussion 


Coffee & Refreshment Break

15.30 - 15.40


15.40 - 16.40

Executive Outlook (🇩🇪/🇬🇧)

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Railway Revolution 2025: how innovations cycles can be accelerated

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Stephan M. Wagner, ETH Zürich

Uwe Günther, CPO, Deutsche Bahn AG
Rolf Härdi, CTIO, Deutsche Bahn AG
Johannes Emmelheinz, CEO of Mobility Customer Services, Siemens AG
Beatrice Lippus, Associate Vice President Transportation BU, Cyient

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Closing Adress

16.40