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International transport and logistics forum «PRO//Motion.1520»

Postponed, дата уточняется

Program of the «PRO//Motion.1520» 2022

  • 9.00 – 23.00
    Registration of participants
  • 19.00 – 23.00
    Пространство делового общения

    Отель Radisson Blu Resort & Congress Centre

  • 9.00 – 10.00
    Welcome coffee
  • 9.00 – 18.00
    Registration of participants
  • 10.00 – 10.15 HALL 1
    Opening ceremony
  • 10.15 – 11.45 HALL 1. PLENARY DISCUSSION
    PRO//New Age International Logistics. Long-term prospects for the North-South Corridor

    • New time – new “export ways”. Building new production and logistics chains with China, India and Iran. Developing trade ties with the Caspian Five
    • Balance of exports and imports. Growth points of the Caspian region’s economies. Developing transport architecture
    • North-South Transport Corridor: from St. Petersburg to the ports of Iran and India. Iran as a hub for Russian imports. Growth of container traffic along the corridor. Developing the cargo base and boosting freight flows. “Pass-through rates” of freight transport. Contributing to the development of transport corridors in partner countries

  • 11.45 – 12.10
    Coffee break
  • 12.10 – 13.30 HALL 1. INTERACTIVE FORMAT
    Infrastructure super-capacity. How to get the maximum throughput out of existing routes?


  • 13.30 – 14.30
    Lunch
  • 14.30 – 15.50 HALL 1. PANEL DISCUSSION
    From the New Silk Road to the Northern Sea Route. What should be the supporting infrastructure for Eurasia?

    • Synergy in the EAEU space. Rebuilding global logistics – building new infrastructure. Growth points for railway cooperation in the CIS space
    • Cargo base and development of alternative transport corridors Russia-Turkey, Russia-Iran-India and Russia-China. Prospects and risks associated with the construction of transport and logistics centres (TLCs).
    • TLC support network. Developing multimodal TLCs. Forming containerised cargo flows. Prospects for the development of TLCs in Siberia and in the Far East. Terminal infrastructure at land crossings. Boosting processing capacity
    • Digitalisation as a factor in the end-to-end efficiency of Eurasian land transport corridors



  • 14.30 – 15.50 Hall 2. PANEL DISCUSSION
    Digital services of the Russian Railways Holding. Will the reliance on domestic developments work?

    • Digital logistics. Interaction between business and government
    • Domestic business process management solutions for critical infrastructure
    • Re-creating the technology base in the transport sector
    • Migrating to domestic software and Open Source
    • Digital cloud services for logistics clients
    • Information security of critical infrastructure. Complete solutions
    • When and to what extent will domestic solutions replace foreign ones?

  • 15.50 – 16.20
    Coffee break
  • 16.20 – 17.40 Hall 1. PANEL DISCUSSION
    Prospects for railway engineering. Do the carrier’s wishes coincide with the new capacities of the leading rolling stock manufacturers (locomotives and wagons)?

    • What can be produced in full and in part, and which components can be ordered from new manufacturers?
    • What financial instruments are needed to increase the output of domestic producers?
    • Component production. Who can produce what, and under what conditions?
    • How to consolidate the component market?
    • How to simplify the certification of imported products in today’s environment? Risks and benefits
    • How will component production affect the cost of rolling stock?

  • 16.20 – 17.40 Hall 2. PANEL DISCUSSION
    Outlooks for the container market. Which paths to choose for containerisation?

    • Restructuring international logistics. Reduction of shipping containers on the market. Train delays at border crossings. Empty container shortage trend
    • Searching for a balance of export-import shipments. Parallel imports. Developing domestic regular container transport in Russia
    • Specialised containers. Risks of shortages in the new environment of train imports. Currency risks.
    • Shortage of fitting platforms and surplus of container equipment
    • Container fleet on the network. Building up a reserve. State support measures. Container fleet of new Asian partners. Is there a shortage looming? 

  • 17.40 – 17.50
    Break
  • 17.50 – 18.30 HALL 1
    Lecture
  • 9.00 – 10.00
    Welcome coffee
  • 9.00 – 14.00
    Registration of participants
  • 10.00 – 11.20 HALL 1. PANEL DISCUSSION
    Railways for e-commerce. Will it be possible to find the key to great success for small and medium-sized businesses?

    • E-com trends 2022: trade volumes, changes in supply directions, expectations of transport shortages, expanding market geography
    • E-commerce for trains: containerising postal items. Cooperation between Russian Railways and Russian Post in the online trading segment
    • "RZD Market" for the B2B segment. Business products for medium-sized companies – satellites of industrial giants
    • Freight Services Electronic trading platform: rolling out digital sales channels and loyalty programmes for small and medium-sized businesses



  • 10.00 – 11.20 HALL 2. PANEL DISCUSSION
    Foundations for the future. How to build many railways after 2022?

    • Major infrastructure projects in the North-West, the Azov-Black Sea basin and the Far East to ensure fast and efficient transportation. Accelerated efforts to boost the export-import potential.
    • BIM technologies and the need for import substitution in construction
    • Environmental factor of the railway sector. Developing the Baikal-Amur Mainline and Trans-Siberian Railway
    • Staff shortages in the construction industry. Reserves for coping
    • Economic risks for metal-intensive construction. Reserves to increase the investment programme
    • Administrative barriers and their impact in construction
    • Synchronising the construction of railroads and power facilities 
  • 11.20 – 11.50
    Coffee break
  • 11.50 – 13.10 HALL 1. PANEL DISCUSSION
    Infrastructure today and tomorrow. Innovative technologies and equipment

    • Strategy for the infrastructure complex development
    • Requirements for advanced technologies and techniques for maintaining and repairing infrastructure
    • Localization of track equipment production. What can be fully and partially produced in Russia, what components can be ordered from new manufacturers?
    • Unmanned infrastructure monitoring
    • Modernization of the signaling system. Current Infrastructure Solutions

  • 11.50 – 13.10 HALL 2. PANEL DISCUSSION
    Discover the country from the train window. Development of rail passenger transportation
    • New models of passenger transport mobility. Combined transport programme. Why better by train?
    • Popularity of hotel trains. New routes of experience
    • Accessible transport in inaccessible areas. Developing suburban railway transport
    • Passenger transportation of the day after tomorrow. Problems and prospects for development
    • Portraits of the wagons of the future. What do passengers need?
    • State-of-the-art services. Digital and remote services
    • New standards for a barrier-free environment. How can the infrastructure at train stations be improved?



  • 13.10 – 14.10
    Lunch