BCRRE at Innotrans 2018

Category
Engineering and Physical Sciences, Research
Dates
Tuesday 18th (13:00) - Friday 21st September 2018 (17:35)
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BCRRE at InnoTrans 2018

Join us in Hall 7.1c, stand 305, to hear updates from BCRRE academics, staff and collaborators. We will be giving short presentations on recent and current projects, research themes, collaborations and the Digi-Rail demonstrator project for SMEs in eligible areas of the UK. You will also have the opportunity to find out about UKRRIN and how your company can benefit from this major investment in UK-based rail research.

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Tuesday 18/09/18

 13.00  BCRRE research overview  Professor Clive Roberts, Academic Director, BCRRE
 13.10  BCRRE education overview  Robert Hopkin, Head of Development, BCRRE
 14.00  World-class collaboration (UKRRIN)  Alex Burrows, Director, BCRRE
 14.10  UKRRIN theme: Infrastructure  Rod Anderson, University of Southampton
 14.20  UKRRIN theme: Rolling Stock  Professor Simon Iwnicki, Huddersfield University
 15.30  Research theme: Hydrogen & discontinuous electrification  Dr Stuart Hillmansen, Senior Lecturer, University of Birmingham

Wednesday 19/09/18

11.30 BCRRE research and education (overview)  Robert Hopkin, Head of Development, BCRRE
11.35  Collaboration theme: Resilience of rail infrastructure to future extremes in weather and climate  Tom Butcher, Met Office
11.50  Collaboration theme: Sensing & control for Rail  Steve Hill, McLaren
12.30 Supporting and connecting your business to grow globally Wendy Richards, Deputy Head of Transport Infrastructure, DfIT
13.00

Innotrans Keynote

UK Industrial Strategy
Mike Noakes, BEIS
14.00 Research theme: Hydrogen & discontinuous electrification  Dr Stuart Hillmansen, Senior Lecturer, University of Birmingham
15.00 World-class collaboration (UKRRIN) Sharon Odetunde, Head of Academic Partnerships, RSSB
15.01 UKRRIN theme: Digital Twin Professor Clive Roberts, Academic Director, BCRRE
15.20 UKRRIN theme: Rolling Stock Professor Simon Iwnicki, Huddersfield University
15.30 UKRRIN theme: Infrastructure Rod Anderson, University of Southampton

Thursday 20/09/18

11.30  World-class research & education overview Robert Hopkin, Head of Development, BCRRE
11.40   Collaboration themes:  SSASAMS, S-CODE & Autoscan projects Dr Edward Stewart, Lecturer, University of Birmingham
12.00  

Innotrans Keynote

Business Birmingham
David Fisken, West Midlands Growth Company
12.30   Collaboration theme: Digi-Rail programme Robert Hopkin, Head of Development, BCRRE
14.00   World-class collaboration (UKRRIN) Sharon Odetunde, Head of Academic Partnerships, RSSB
14.10   UKRRIN theme: Infrastructure Rod Anderson, University of Southampton
14.20 UKRRIN theme: Digital Systems (research theme: digital twin) Professor Clive Roberts, Academic Director, BCRRE
14.30 UKRRIN theme: Rolling Stock Professor Simon Iwnicki, Huddersfield University
15.00 Collaboration theme: Sensing & control for Rail Steve Hill, McLaren Applied Technologies
15.10 Collaboration theme: Condition monitoring & sensing Dr Mani Entezami, Senior Research Fellow, BCRRE
15.20    

Friday 21/09/18

 11.00  World-class research & education overview Robert Hopkin, Head of Development, BCRRE 
 11.10  World-class collaboration (UKRRIN)  Alex Burrows, Director, BCRRE
 11.30  Collaboration theme: S-CODE & Autoscan projects  Dr Edward Stewart, Lecturer, University of Birmingham
 11.40  Research theme: Digital Twin  Professor Clive Roberts, Academic Director, BCRRE