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Transit agencies across North America are facing similar challenges around increasing capacity and safety, meeting riders’ mobility demands, and keeping up with the rate of digital change.

As the only dedicated strategic technology congress for North American metro, rail and bus, SmartTransit brings together transit agencies, railroads, governments and solution providers to tackle these challenges and develop strategies to deliver a seamless transit system.

Join us over the two days to learn, connect with your peers and share ideas. By attending you can:

  • Watch presentations and discussions from senior-level transit agency executives. You can also customize your agenda so you don't miss the presentations that are most important to you
  • Interact with speakers and fellow attendees using our text and video chat function
  • Visit our virtual expo booths and be able to have real-time demos
  • Take part in intimate virtual roundtable sessions on the topic matter you're most interested in
  • Join our fun networking tool which randomly connects you with other attendees!


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Schedule

· Stage
Latest Developments at MBTA
Rob DiAdamo
· Stage
The Future of Public Transportation
Paul Comfort
· Stage
Maximizing Metro Capacity : How TFL has implemented safety systems to a level that allows the Victoria Line to operate at a train per minute in London
Frank Ibe
· Stage
Building a Better T
Steve Poftak
· Stage
Piper Networks
· Stage
Panel Discussion
Frank Ibe Rob DiAdamo Steve Poftak
· Sessions
Roundtable: Getting the Most Out of Fiber Optic Sensors for Asset Monitoring Across Transport Infrastructure
Deep Desai Mike Hines
· Stage
Microtransit: Friend over Foe?
Mike Goldman
· Stage
Telecom : CBTC radio link requirements and the challenge for cooperation with other ITS Systems
Stephane Callet
· Stage
Modernized maintenance – the benefits of robots over the need to send a workforce
Girija Subramaniam
· Stage
RTD - Denver's Implementation of MaaS in the Uber app
Tonya Anderson
· Stage
Spectrum Utilization For PTC - Lessons Learned & Opportunities Going Forward
Alan Tilles
· Stage
Careshare, Scooters, Bikeshare, Oh My: Disruption and What Lies Ahead
Brandon Thomas
· Stage
Panel Discussion: PTC & Signalling
Alan Tilles Stephane Callet Girija Subramaniam
· Stage
Panel Discussion: MaaS & Integrated Mobility
Tonya Anderson Brandon Thomas Mike Goldman
· Stage
Changing ridership numbers
Liam Henderson
· Stage
Automated Shuttles - where have we come, where are we going?
Joseph Holmes
· Stage
Reducing fatalities: Innovative methods to help reduce fatal collisions
Robert Gatchall
· Stage
Automation in Transport Depots
Joseph Holmes
· Stage
Case study: Innovative use of Thermal Imaging Technology to Record Trespassing Data
Sarah Searcy
· Stage
The Connected Customer Experience- Operator Perspective
Shirley Qian
· Stage
Advances in Distributed Sensing for Rail Applications
Mike Hines
· Stage
Wireless 101- An introduction to the Federal Communications Commission and it’s Regulation of Wireless
Alan Tilles
· Stage
Panel Discussion: Safety & Automation
· Stage
Panel Discussion: Connecting With The Passenger
· Stage
Using trial running trains for technical functions validation
Stephane Callet
· Stage
New York City Transit Subway Service Visualization
Alla Reddy
· Stage
MTA’s use of Real Time Data for their Transit Priority Initiative
Holly Arnold
· Stage
PATH Rail Transit
Clarelle  DeGraffe
· Stage
Panel Discussion
Stephane Callet Holly Arnold Alla Reddy Clarelle  DeGraffe
· Stage
Fare pricing strategies: Smarter Fares
Jorge Morgado
· Stage
Rail Standardization – Lessons from Aviation
Timothy Tenne
· Stage
MaaS - An International Perspective
Johannah Randall
· Stage
Modern KPIs for the Transit Industry
Sophia Mohr
· Stage
The latest advances in contactless payment: Direct bank transactions & account based
Mark Langmead
· Stage
Panel Discussion
Sophia Mohr Mark Langmead Timothy Tenne Johannah Randall
· Stage
The increased need for cyber security and the growing threat of cyber-attacks
· Stage
Cyber-Attacks: How Prepared are Transport Operators?
Scott Belcher
· Stage
Panel Discussion: Cyber Security in Transit
Scott Belcher

Speakers

Clarelle  DeGraffe
Clarelle DeGraffe

General Manager, Port Authority Trans-Hudson

Steve Poftak
Steve Poftak

General Manager, MBTA

Attilio Framarini
Attilio Framarini

Senior Cyber Security Analyst

Johannah Randall
Johannah Randall

Director - Start-Up Rail, Rail Innovation Group

Robert Gatchall
Robert Gatchall

Chief Safety & Security Officer, Virgin Trains USA

Liam Henderson
Liam Henderson

Founder, Rail Innovation Group

Timothy Tenne
Timothy Tenne

Senior Director - Compliance, AMTRAK

Rob DiAdamo
Rob DiAdamo

Executive Director, MBTA

Mike Goldman
Mike Goldman

Vice Chairman, WMATA

Mark Langmead
Mark Langmead

Compass Operations Director, Translink

Jorge Morgado
Jorge Morgado

Head of Communications, Metro do Porto

Mike Hines
Mike Hines

Chairman, Fibre Optics Sensing Association

Deep Desai
Deep Desai

Board Member, Fibre Optic Sensing Association

Frank Ibe
Frank Ibe

Head of Line Operations, Transport for London

Michael Ogborn
Michael Ogborn

Senior Advisor, American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association

Girija Subramaniam
Girija Subramaniam

Founder, Forcing Function

Sarah Searcy
Sarah Searcy

Bicycle & Pedestrian Program Manager, Institute for Transportation Research and Education

Alla Reddy
Alla Reddy

Deputy Chief, MTA New York City Transit

Bob Newhouser
Bob Newhouser

ex-MTA New York City Transit

Brandon Thomas
Brandon Thomas

Advisor, Central Ohio Transit Authority

Holly Arnold
Holly Arnold

Deputy Administrator and Chief Planning, Programming, and Engineering Officer at State of Maryland

Scott Belcher
Scott Belcher

Research Associate, Mineta Transportation Institute

Stephane Callet
Stephane Callet

Project Manager, SNCF

Tonya Anderson
Tonya Anderson

Senior Product Manager, Regional Transportation District

Alan Tilles
Alan Tilles

Chairman, Shulman Rogers

Sophia Mohr
Sophia Mohr

Chief Innovation Officer, Central Ohio Transit Authority

Dyan Crowther
Dyan Crowther

Chief Executive Officer, HS1

Shirley Qian
Shirley Qian

Senior Planner, Captial Corridor Joint Powers Authority

Paul Comfort
Paul Comfort

Author, The Future of Public Transportation

Joseph Holmes
Joseph Holmes

Sales Director, EasyMile

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