Information published on 14 November 2017 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 570.

UIC Director General took part in the European Rail Summit

  • Modal Complementarity
  • Reporting

Jean-Pierre Loubinoux, UIC Director General, participated in the European Railway Summit on 7 November 2017 in Brussels on the theme “Beyond the Fourth Railway Package”.

As “impulse speaker” during a session dedicated to “Rail in Tomorrow’s Transport Mix”, he particularly insisted on the main trends and oppotunities given to the railways, by mentioning among other points:

  • Modal complementarity
  • The development of corridors
  • Management of the interfaces of the logistics chains (stations and hubs)
  • The impact of digital and openness to a new ecosystem
  • The pursuit of innovation
  • The rail asset in a sustainable, connected, integrated chain of mobility