Busworld Academy - ASRTU - IRU Congress - Bus & Coach - A Smart Transportation System for India

Busworld Academy - ASRTU - IRU Congress | Bangalore, 10 and 11 November, 2016 Busworld India

Following the success of the IRU – Busworld Academy Congress held back in April 2015 in Mumbai, we are now joining forces with the Association of Road Transport Undertakings (ASRTU) to explore current challenges, as well as potential opportunities and enabling framework for efficient, comfortable and safe buses in India.


Programme

Working languages: English

DAY 1 (10.11.2016)

11:00 - 12:00, Inauguration Ceremony + VIP tour of the exhibition

  • Welcome Address: Didier Ramoudt, President, Busworld International
  • Address by: Oleg Kamberski, Head Passenger Transport, IRU
  • Address by: Jan Deman, Director, Busworld Academy, Belgium
  • Address by: Prasanna Patwardhan, President, BOCI
  • Address by: Bart De Groof, Consul General for Belgium in Chennai
  • Chief Guest: Shri Rajender Kumar Kataria, IAS, MD KSRTC, & VP ASRTU
  • Vote of thanks: Rajan Sharma, Managing Director, Inter Ads Exhibitions Pvt. Ltd.

12:00 - 13:45, Media and Delegate Lunch

Busworld Academy - ASRTU - IRU Congress

13:45 Welcome words

  • Shri Abhay Damle, Joint Secretary, MoRTH
  • Shri P.S. Ananda Rao, ED, ASTRU
  • Oleg Kamberski, Head – Passenger Transport, IRU
  • Jan Deman, Director, Busworld Academy, Belgium (download presentation here)

Afternoon Session 1 on “Efficient, comfortable and safer bus connectivity for India”

  • Chandramowli Kailasam, Team Leader - Commercial Vehicle Research, Mobility - Automotive & Transportation, Frost & Sullivan; (download presentation here)
  • Prasanna Patwardhan, President, Bus Operators Confederation of India;

Tea Break

Afternoon Session 2 on “Indian bus industry: challenges and opportunities”

  • Oleg Kamberski, Head – Passenger Transport, IRU on “International best practises on bus market regulation”; (download presentation here)
  • Jaspal Singh, Consultant, Valoriser Consultants on “Technology: an enabler for the bus industry” – (download presentation here)
  • Prasanna Patwardhan, President, Bus Operators Confederation of India “What is changing in the Motor Vehicle Act”;

DAY 2 (11.11.2016)

Morning Sessions 1 on “Travel and tourism sector in India: challenges and opportunities”

Tea Break

Morning Session 2 on “Electromobility in India: Vision 2020 and Beyond”

Lunch Break

Afternoon Session on “Bus safety”

  • Fredrik Rosen – SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden – Fire Research : “Fire safety and –prevention in buses and coaches”; (download presentation here)
  • Patrick Botto – Accidentologist – France : “Analysis of bus accidents – Lessons to be learned”; (download presentation here)
  • N V Karanth, Senior Deputy Director, ARAI on “Current and Future Trends in mass transport” (download presentation here)
  1. November 10-11, 2016
  2. Location: Busworld India - BIEC - Bangalore - Hall 3 - lower floor - back right corner
  3. Registration:click here!

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