Date(s) - Jun 24, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Join Women in Rail and the Young Rail Professionals in this webinar on innovation:
Innovation Culture in the Railway Industry – Decarbonisation, Digitalisation and Decoding the Impact of COVID-19 on Rail Supply Chain
Innovation has seen unprecedented growth and focus in the railway industry in order to address the needs of decarbonisation and digitalisation. In this talk, Alex Burrows, Managing Director at the Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education will deliver an interactive talk on the culture of innovation in the railway industry and how the existing challenges related to decarbonisation and digitalisation are being addressed in the rail industry. In addition, he will shed some light on the Rail Supply Group’s (RSG) Coronavirus taskforce survey, which is being carried out to develop a strategy to deliver the fullest, fastest and best recovery for our rail supply chain in response to COVID-19.
Speaker – Alex Burrows
Alex Burrows is the Managing Director of the Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education (BCRRE), including the Rail Alliance, which is part of the School of Engineering at the University of Birmingham.
If you are interested in attending the webinar, please register here. https://womeninrail.org/events/west-midlands-innovation-culture-in-the-railway-industry/