Light Rail Day in Stockholm, 05-06.11.2018
-Now open for registration-
Light Rail Day is the leading conference for Tramway in Scandinavia. One of our focus areas this year is "Challenges in existing Light Rail Systems"
The Schedule has again interesting international speakers – and there is more to come.
10:30 - Start Monday with an excursion to the new tram stop in City Centre “T-Centralen” and visit of the brand new Lindingö depot.
15:00 Back at the hotel the Nordic Light Rail Price will be awarded after the speeches of the day. Monday ends with our Networking Dinner.
Tuesday is our conference day with many lectures. Don’t miss this important Event for Tramways in Scandinavia.
The price for registration is 4.900,- DKK net (ca. 660,- € net) for both days and 4.300,- DKK net (ca. 580,- € net) for participation on Tuesday only.
Sign up here: http://www.conferencemanager.dk/Lightrailday2018
Venue: Hotel Scandic Hasselbacken
100 55 Stockholm
|Day 1 09:30||Registration starts at the Hotel Scandic Hasselbacken|
|10:30||Tram transport to the City Centre, visit of the new tram stop "T-centralen"|
|11:00||Return trip by tram to the depot of "Stockholms Spårväger AB"|
|12:00||Lunch at "Lidingö Depot"|
|13:00||Guided tour at the depot|
|14:45||Back to the hotel by bus|
|15:00||Coffee break and welcome|
|16:00||Speaker from Stockholms Spårväger "Vision and tradition in a Nordic context"|
|16:30||Bernd Reuss will give an introduction to the Nordic Light Rail Prize and the winner|
|17:30 - 18:00||Speach of the Nordic Light Rail Prize winner|
|Day 2 08:30||Registration at the hotel|
|09:00||Mårten Ignell, Head of Project M33, Göteborgs Spårvägar, Sweden "M33 - the new tram for Gothenburg"|
|09:30||Mathias Sdun, Chief specialist, Urban planning and transport, COWI Denmark "Lightrail in the context of Road Safety"|
|10:15||Christian Goubeau, Internation sales, Rail Power Systems GmbH, Germany "Extension of tramway line 7 towards T-Centralen - Design for a reduced visual impact of the catenary system"|
|11:15||Stefan Menzel, Operating Manager, Transport, Solingen-Stadtwerke, Germany "Motivation for employees through classic communication"|
|11:45||Martin Schmidt, Traffic planner, City of Norrköping, Sweden - "The small things you never think about. How to keep your tramway network up to date"|
|13:30||John Krause, Executive Director, Chicago Streetcar Renaissance, US "Streetcar Chicago - from planning to start"|
|14.15 - 16.30||Speakers yet to come|