Talent And Expertise Development Platform (TEDP) Autumn Event

28th-30th October 2024, Valencia, Spain ADIF’s Technological Training Centre (ATTC)

Join us for the autumn event of the Talent Expertise Development Platform

We are pleased to announce the autumn meeting of the Talent Expertise Development Platform and its Training Centres Network, scheduled to take place on October 29th and 30th, 2024, in Valencia, Spain. Hosted at the kind invitation of ADIF’s Technological Training Centre (ATTC), this event promises to be an enriching experience for all participants.

About the Event:
The Talent Expertise Development Platform (TEDP) fosters continuous learning and innovation within the railway training sector. Convening biannually, TEDP meetings provide a unique space for members to connect, share valuable insights, and stay ahead of the curve on the latest advancements in rail training.

This autumn’s gathering will place a specific focus on digital transformation within railway training. Through collaborative discussions and presentations, we aim to unearth innovative approaches and best practices that empower training organizations to embrace the full potential of digital learning technologies.

Key Features of the Event:

  • Interactive Workshops: Engage in discussions on training technologies, training facilities, and more.
  • Technical Visits: Explore ATTC’s cutting-edge training facilities, traffic control simulation, immersive classroom, and VR infrastructure maintenance simulation, etc.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with industry peers and exchange ideas.


(CET time: UTC+1)
ADIF’s Technological Training Centre (ATTC)
Address: Camino Molino de las Fuentes s/n. Valencia 46026
Station: Valencia-Fuente San Luis

Monday 28 October

14.00-17.00 TEDP Working Groups: TCN, EIR, Railway Talent
17.00-17.30 Coffee break and networking session

19.30 Dinner - Pelayo Gastro Trinquet

Tuesday 29th October

08.45-09.00 Registration
09.00-09.30 Opening & Welcome by UIC and ADIF

09.30-11.15 Workshop I: Digital transformation in railway training (with 15min coffee break)

11.15-13.00 Technical visit I: Software training simulators (3 groups/sessions)

  • Traffic control simulation
  • Immersive classroom
  • VR infrastructure maintenance simulation

13.00-14.00 Lunch at ATTC

14.00-15.00 Technical visit II: ATTC Guided Tour

  • Training facilities
  • Hyflex classrooms
  • Hardware simulators

15:00-16:30 Feedback from the 28th October TEDP meetings

  • UIC TEDP Working groups studies presentation (Training Centres Network, Railway Talent, Education, Innovation and Research)
  • UIC TEDP Major events (WCRT, Hackathon)
  • Round table

16.30-17.00 Coffee and networking session

17.30-19.00 City visit: Valencia downtown

20.00 Dinner at Valencia city - Helen Berger Hotel Restaurant

Wednesday 30th October

09.30-11.00 Workshop II: Railway Training Facilities - Challenges and opportunities

11.00-11.15 Coffee break

11.15-12.00 Technical Visit III: Traffic Control Centre
12.00-12.30 Final round table & Closing

12.30–13.30 Lunch at ATTC

Optional city visit: Albufera Lake Natural Park
13.45 Visit to Albufera Lake Natural Park and transfer to airport
16.00 Arrive to airport


Join Our Working Groups

We invite you to extend your engagement beyond the event by joining our platform’s working groups. Collaborate with peers on ongoing initiatives and contribute with your expertise to shape the future of rail talent development.

Explore the three working groups:

Join us on Monday 28 October in the afternoon for this collaborative effort and register. As the three working group meetings will be happening simultaneously, we kindly ask you to select only one working group to attend.

Public Transport Info

Two underground lines from airport to city: numbers 3 and 5. Schedule from 05.27 am to 23.57 pm. (about 30 minutes from airport to Xativa stop):

ATTC (ADIF’s Technological Training Centre)
Three commuter lines C3, C5 and C6 (Valencia-FSL is first stop from Valencia Nord station just near Xativa underground stop). https://www.renfe.com/es/en/suburban/suburban-valencia/timetables

Valencia Tourist Card 72 hours
Include urban and airport transportation

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