RailUniNet is involved in a number of academic and industry-related activities.


current activities

 

Date: there are two sessions in 2016: May and October.

Duration: 2 x 1-week meetings + 6 months online

Location: Paris, France

Host: UIC, France

Details: SIAFI programme offers interactive sessions on international railway business.

Web: http://uic-elearning.org/siafi.html

 


PAST activities

  • RailNewcastle summer school 2016

Date: 13-17th June 2016

Duration: 5 days

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

Host: Newcastle University, UK

Details: This rail-focused international summer school offered opportunities for Scholars, Bachelor, Master, PhD Students, Early Career Researchers and Professionals to learn about most recent developments in teh railways.

Web: www.newrail.org

 

  • Course on Freight and Logistics

Date: 23rd - 28th November 2015

Duration: 6 working days

Location: Lisbon, Portugal

Host: Instituto Superior Tecnico, Portugal

Web: http://uic-elearning.org/course-on-freight-and-logistics.html

Description: This course is targeting managers and postgraduate students interested in developing basic competences on current EU Freight Transport Policy as well as developing a basic understanding about the freight transport market, logistics sector and supply chains, etc.

Registrations:  Online via TransportNET website

This course is jointly organised by TransportNET and RailUniNet.

 

  • Course on Asset Management

Date: 16th - 20th November 2015

Duration: 1 week taught component + online

Location: Rome, Italy

Host: La Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Web: http://uic-elearning.org/course-on-asset-management.html

Description: This course is targeting engineers and other graduates willing to increase their knowledge in the field of Rail Asset Management, both for professional or study & research reasons. The course will include basic knowledge in the concerned fields, to take into account the possible differences in the background of the participants, normative and standard elements, theoretical concepts on methodologies, practical examples from the railway operation field and will be completed by a project work.

Date: there are two sessions in 2015: 18-22 May and 26-30 October.

Duration: 2 x 1-week meetings + 6 months online

Location: Paris, France

Host: UIC, France

Details: SIAFI programme offers interactive sessions on international railway business.

Web: http://uic-elearning.org/siafi.html


 

 

Date: 15-17th July 2015

Duration: 3 days

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

Host: Newcastle University, UK

Details: This rail-focused international conference offered opportunities for Scholars, Bachelor, Master, PhD Students, Early Career Researchers and Professionals involved in rail-related research projects and courses.

Web: http://conferences.ncl.ac.uk/railnewcastleconference/


other activities

  • Erasmus student and staff exchanges (Europe);
  • and more!