Information published on 15 September 2021 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr eNews.

Save the date: North America rail sustainability webinar to be held on 29 September

  • North America
  • Promoting
  • Sustainability
  • Webinar

The UIC North American region is hosting an interactive online roundtable event on 29 September.

This webinar will bring together the North American rail community on the topic of environmental sustainability and will provide an opportunity to hear about the ambitious strategy to transform the railways in the region as part of a sustainable mobility system. UIC NARA chair, Barbara Barr of the Federal Railroad Administration, will introduce the event and UIC’s Lucie Anderton, Head of Sustainability, will share her global vision for the railways. Sustainability leaders from UIC members Via Rail and AMTRAK will be amongst those presenting their innovative plans and exciting initiatives on a variety of topics, including energy efficiency and waste reduction. Join the debate and share thoughts and challenges for this agenda in the region.

The webinar will take place from 9.30 to 12.00 (US Central Time) on 29 September.

For more information on the programme and to register, please visit https://uic.org/events/north-america-rail-sustainability-webinar

For further information, please contact Lucie Anderton at anderton@uic.org