African Railway Thursdays - 6th Webinar "Health & Safety Challenges faced by Railways since COVID-19"


30 September 2021, 11h-14h

UIC African Railway Thursdays:
Bimonthly webinars dedicated to activities and projects of the UIC and UIC Africa.

The topic of the 6th Webinar : Health & Safety Challenges faced by Railways since COVID-19, 30 September 2021, 11h-14h CET (French Time)

Programme

11h-11h20

Official Opening
Mr Mohamed Rabie Khlie, Chairman UIC Africa, UIC Vice-Chairman
Mr François Davenne, UIC Director General

Mohamed Rabie Khlie
Mohamed Rabie Khlie
François Davenne
François Davenne

Panel 1: Overview of Health & Safety in Railway Transport dictated by Pandemic
Moderator : Frédéric Henon

11h15-12h15

The future "normality" of rail transport after the pandemic: recommandations and perspectives
Speakers : Marc Guigon, UIC Passenger Department Director , Head of UIC TaskForce COVID-19 ; Philippe Lorand, UIC Senior Advisor Passenger

The compared level of risk for long-distance passengers during COVID-19, findings and lessons learnt
Speaker : Torben Holvad - Team Leader, ERA Analysis and Monitoring Unit 15

New global approach onto Railway Safety since the COVID-19 Pandemic
Speaker : Frédéric Henon - UIC, Head of Operations & Safety

Session Q/R

Marc Guigon
Marc Guigon
Torben Holvad
Torben Holvad
Frédéric Henon
Frédéric Henon
Philippe Lorand
Philippe Lorand

Panel 2: Health & Safety challenges during COVID-19, network experiences
Moderator : Ali Chegini

12h45-13h45

Health & Safety in UK, 2020 report: findings and recommandations for UK rail transport
Speaker : Marcus Dacre - RSSB, Professional Head Risk and Safety Intelligence

Presentation of the results of the DB epidemiological study on long distance trains during COVID-19
Speaker : Christian Gravert - Chairman of the UIC-UIMC group

Management of COVID-19 impacts and the post-pandemic, SNCF
Speaker: Frédéric Villot, Health and Safety Project Manager, SNCF

Challenges faced by railway networks in Asia

Specificities of African countries, examples of Morocco, Cameroon and Côte d’Ivoire

Session Q/R

Ali Chegini
Ali Chegini
Marcus Dacre
Marcus Dacre
Christian Gravert
Christian Gravert
Frédéric Villot
Frédéric Villot

Conclusions

13h45-14h

Saïd Chandid, UIC Africa Regional Office

Saïd Chandid
Saïd Chandid

Language

English & French

Registration

Contact

UIC: Maria Lafont, lafont@uic.org

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