Covid-19 Latin American rail networks impacts and adaptations

22 June and 6 July - online

The UIC Latin America Region together with the UIC Covid-19 Task Force Group and ALAF (Latin America Railway Association) are organising two web-conferences on 22 June and 6 July focused on Covid-19 and Latin American rail networks. The seminar will be an opportunity to share experience between European, Asian and American railway representatives.

The welcome and introductory messages will be delivered by François Davenne, UIC Director General, Guilherme Quintella, Chairman of the UIC Latin American Region and José Villafañe, General Secretary of ALAF.

Concluding the session, Marc Guigon, Coordinator of the UIC Covid-19 Task Force and the Latin America Region for the UIC will present the work of the group.
The two conferences will consist of two panels: Asian/European and American, each followed by a Q&A session, moderated by Marc Guigon and Vanessa Pérez Miranda.

  • Panel 1 focusing on the Asian and European experience
  • Panel 2 providing an overview of the reality in different countries in the Latin American Region.

Note: The language use during the web conference will be Spanish with translation from English to Spanish when necessary.

The schedule corresponds to the Central European time zone (Paris / Madrid time). Please check the schedule in your country here

The link to join the conference will be send to the people registered.
If you are interested in join the web conference, please register below.

For more information please contact Vanessa Perez:

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Thursday 11 June 2020