Photo: Asia Pacific Rail 2017

Hong Kong March 22 2017 – Today is the final day of Asia Pacific Rail 2017. One of the calendar events of the year, the two day conference saw some of the railway industry’s most influential players come together.

Bombardier, Thales, Nokia, CRRC and Hyperloop One, amogst a host of others, are all in attendance.

Four different all day seminars will take place today, with the focus topics being:
Track infrastructure, revenue and ticketing, latest technologies and the overground and underground university.

Standout talks include two panels in the morning, one on optimising track maintenance with minimal passenger disruption and the other on moving ticketing from smart cards to the cloud.

The final talk of the today will be on the Singapore method for major infrastructure projects.