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Future of Rail Presentation Competition & AGM

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Technical lecture
08 March 2022 18:30 - 20:30
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Future of Rail Presentation Competition & Annual General Meeting





The Future of Rail Presentation Competition is our annual presentation competition for young railway engineers and apprentices. Entrants will deliver at 15 minute presentation on a railway engineering related topic.

The winner of NW Centre heat will be awarded the Sir William Stanier FRS trophy (for the year) and
receive a cash prize of £100, with £75 to second place and £25 for the runners up.

The winner has the opportunity to enter the national Future of Rail Competition, which has a first prize of £1000.


1. Rawia El Rashidy, IRR: The Red Approach by Train Service (RABYTS): Online tool for performance and safety analysis

2. Jordan Brant, IRR: Dependable Speed Measurement for Improved Low Adhesion Braking

3. Dan Basher, Digital Transit, Class 185 Deployable Step

4. Charlie Smith, Porterbrook, Optimising driver training through the Class 720/6 Simulator



We are also looking for volunteers for members to join the North Western Centre Committee and the AGM is a great opportunity to get involved.

Address

Manchester Metropolitan University
Room T0.03
John Dalton Building
Oxford Road (entrance on Chester Street)
Manchester
M1 5GD
United Kingdom

Contact Details

Lyndon Platt
0161 276 3750
Siemens Transportation Systems
Ardwick Traincare Facility
Rondin Road
M12 6BFUnited Kingdom
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