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“Technology Transformation and New Environmental Thinking”

August 26-27, 2021



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Opening plenary session

Railway Industry on the Verge of Change. Sustainable Development Technologies

Alexander Misharin, Board Chairman, Sinara -Transport Machines


Panel discussion

New Trends in International Transportation Corridors: Ecology and Digital Transformation

Sergey Pavlov, First Deputy CEO, JSC “Russian Railways”

German Maslov, Member of the Executive Board, Vice President, Liner and Logistics Division, FESCO Transportation Group

Anton Zubikhin, Deputy General Director, Sinara-Transport Machines

Johannes Emmelheinz, CEO, Customer Services, Siemens Mobility GmbH

Batyr Kotyrev, Chief Engineer, "NC Kazakhstan Temir Zholy"

Mirosław Antonowicz, Chairman, OSJD Committee


Hall(Corporate University, Room 404)

Round table

Twins rule. Railway's Digital Twin: From Theory to Practice

Denis Simakin, CEO, Modern Radio Technologies

Alexander Semenov, CEO, KORUS Consulting Group of Companies// Dmitry Krasilov, Head of Supply Chain Design, KORUS Consulting Group of Companies

Dmitry Greskov, CEO, Transset

Jean-Michel Evanghelou, Deputy Director, Railway Systems Department, UIC (online)


Panel discussion

Trust as the Driving Force of Development. Affinity for Digital Technologies

Oleg Valinsky, Deputy Managing Director, Head, Directorate of Locomotive Traction, JSC “Russian Railways”

Victor Lesh, Director General, Sinara-Transport Machines

Andrey Romanchikov, Managing Director for Development of Intelligent Control Systems, Transmashholding

Ivan Bukin, Chief Technology Officer, Siemens Mobility

Petr Skobelev, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Head of Department at Samara State Technical University, Co-Chairman of the Committee for Artificial Intelligence at the Scientific and Educational Center “Engineering of the Future” (online)



Hall 1 Exhibition Center for Demonstration and Training (DOVC)

Round table

Zero Waste. Eco-Ambitions as a Source of Modernization

Alexander Nikitin, Deputy General Director, SKF

Vladimir Andreev, Acting Deputy General Director - Chief Engineer, JSC “Russian Railways”

Dmitry Aksakov, Executive Director of the Business Block, VEB.RF

Artur Nurmukhamedov, Founder, NAKHODKA

Igor Sakhin, Head of Advanced Technologies Development Department, CPT Transmashholding

Alexander Schierhuber, CEO, Breitspur Planungsgesellschaft

Alexander Grigoriev, Deputy General Director, Institute of Natural Monopolies Problems

Andrey Ptichnikov, Deputy Head of the Center for Responsible Use of Natural Resources, Institute of Geography of the Russian Academy of Sciences


Panel discussion

Automated Trains: Dream or Reality?

Yury Smagin, Director of Railway Infrastructure Division, Siemens Mobility

Andrey Romanchikov, Managing Director for Intelligent Control Systems Development, Transmashholding

Pavel Sereda, Deputy CEO, Head of Signaling Division, 1520 Group of Companies

Luc Laroche, Head of  Autonomous Trains Project, SNCF (online)

Jack Schneider, Head of International Standardisation ATO & CCS Onboard, SBB AG


Panel discussion

Comfortable, Eco-Friendly, Safe. Railway Transport in Agglomerations

Vladimir Brodsky, Deputy Head of the Center for the Development of Central and St. Petersburg Transport Hubs, Russian Railways

Alexander Loshmanov, Deputy CEO for Passenger Transport Development, Transmashholding

Evgeny Timofeev, Deputy General Director, Trading House STM

Dmitriy Bolotskiy, Deputy CEO, 1520 Group of Companies

Fabrice Morenon, Managing Director of SNCF Hubs & Connexions (online)

Vladimir Valdin, Mass Transit Solutions Director, SIMETRA


Round table

Greenways. Tramway Renaissance in Metropolises

Dmitry Semizorov, General Director, Uraltransmash

Elena Yaremchuk, Department head for Development and Marketing, UKVZ

Dmitry Tvardovsky, First Deputy General Director, InfraVEB


Hall(Corporate University, Room 404)

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Panel discussion

Technological Issues. How to Build Track Superstructures Faster, Safer and Cheaper

Mikhail Lunkov, First Deputy Head of the Central Directorate for Track Repair, JSC “Russian Railways”

Kirill Epshteyn, General Director, RPM Group

Dmitry Raenok, First Deputy General Director for Production, PTK Group

Andrey Ushakov, General Director, NPP ApATeCh

Arman Bubikanov, Deputy CEO, “PROMMASH.KZ” (Ekibastuz railway cluster Railways Systems KZ)

Anthony-Victor Mehl, Sales and Marketing Director – Altametris, SNCF Réseau subsidiary (online)


Round table

Import Substitution Industrialization as a Trend. Localizing and Transferring Future Technologies

Oleg Valinsky, Deputy Managing Director, Head, Directorate of Locomotive Traction, JSC “Russian Railways”

Valentin Gapanovich, President, Non-Profit Partnership “Association of Railway Equipment Manufacturers”

Bernard Kaufmann, Coordinator, IRQB (online)


Round table

Century of Strategy. Priorities of Innovative Development

Vladimir Andreev, Acting Deputy General Director – Chief Engineer, JSC “Russian Railways”