The speakers for the 5th edition of the WDF will be international railway operators, researchers and association representatives who share solutions and successes on intelligent tracking solutions.

Dirk Ahlborn

CEO
Hyperloop Transportation Technologies
US


Building the Hyperloop

Farid Bazizi

Head of R&D for IoT and Creator of the KUBE
Kapsch CarrierCom France S.A.S.
FR


Industrial Internet of Things for Railways

TC Chew

Director, Global Rail Leader
ARUP
UK


Future Rail 2050

Prof.Dr. Marco Gercke

Director
Cybercrime Research Institute
DE


How AI will change the (rail) industry

Dr. Alexander Horch

Vice President Research, Development & Product Management
HIMA Paul Hildebrandt GmbH
DE


Security for functional safety

Stefan Koller

Head of Wayside Train Monitoring
SBB AG
CH


Digitalisation in railway: automated vehicle identification with RFID

Joel Korsakissok

President
Syntony GNSS
FR


Making GPS work inside tunnels to locate trains and people

Gerhard Kreß

Vice President Data Services
Siemens Mobility GmbH
DE


100% availability in signaling - generating true value with Railigent

Gareth Lees

Research Director
AP Sensing GmbH
UK


Comprehensive train monitoring utilizing fiber optic DAS technology

Christoph Lerch

Head of Sales & Product Management
BÄR Bahnsicherung AG
CH


Interlocking system with object controllers enabled by Frauscher

Ray Lock

Network Technology Director
Westermo Network Technologies
SE


Implementing edge based cyber security for signalling networks

Christian Rahmig

Business Developer
German Aerospace Center (DLR)
DE


Technological approaches for maximising capacity.

Yugo Nomura

Head of Automation Engineering
Rumo
BR


Experience using FOS for various applications

Alexey Ozerov

Head of International Department
JSC NIIAS
RU


Train localisation in command and control 4.0

Dr. Stephan Recher

Deputy Head of Business Development & Sales
SCISYS Deutschland GmbH
DE


Autonomous shunting - research results from Galileo Online: GO!

Dr. Raoul Schild

Managing Partner
Schild & Partner GmbH
DE


Multi-Sensor Train Localisation - Architecture and Performance

Martin Rosenberger

CTO
Frauscher Sensor Technology
AT


Intelligent sensors for more efficient track vacancy detection

Max Schubert

Head of System Architecture LST/TK/ATO
DB Netz AG
DE


FOS development acceleration through AI

Michael T. Weilguny

Sales Manager
SIGNON Österreich GmbH
AT


Potential of georeferenced railway infrastructure data

Hanno Winter

Doctoral candidate
Technische Universität Darmstadt
DE


Evaluation of a fully train-borne localisation algorithm

Hui Zhang

Manager of Axle Counter Business Unit
CRSC Xi'an Rail Transit Industry Group Co., Ltd.
CN


Axle counter business in Chinese metro market

WDF 2019

Intelligent tracking solutions

The 5th edition of the WDF provides an ideal platform for a wide range of railway experts from across the globe. The streams of the conference focus on innovative sensing and tracking solutions for train localisation and asset condition monitoring. Share latest insights, exchange experiences and expand your network.