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Technical Visit to France and Germany

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A team of no more than 18 delegates to two main cities, Paris and Munich, from 10 to 14 Sep 2018 with an aim to explore new technologies, design and operational approaches in the railway and transportation area in Europe.

Date and Time

10 September 2018 - 09:00 to 14 September 2018 - 18:00

Location

France and Germany, France - icon_popup  (See map)

Organiser

Organised by the E & S.E Asia:Hong Kong local network.


About this event

Railway and Transport Section is organizing an European visit as part of the Section’s annual event with a team of no more than 18 delegates to two main cities, Paris and Munich, from 10 to 14 Sep 2018 with an aim to explore new technologies, design and operational approaches in the railway and transportation area in Europe. By joining this technical visit, participants could benefit from the following:
• To be provided with the precious opportunity to visit the R&D and manufacturing facilities of the top European manufacturers or railway companies such as Siemens, Thales, SNCF and Deutsche Bahn, so as to appreciate the latest technologies being developed and researched for rail and road transportation; and 
• To be provided with an opportunity to build up a social and professional network through face-by-face acquaintance of experienced and knowledgeable engineers and managers from the Railway and Transport industry in Europe. 
 

Programme

A tentative visit programme is shown below (for reference only):
10 Sep Visit to Thales Digital Factory 
10 Sep Presentation of Hyperloop One by SYSTRA
11 Sep Visit to TGV OCC, Depots and Stations
12 Sep   Visit to Paris Metro OCC, Depots and Stations
12 Sep Flight from Paris to Munich
13 Sep   Visit to Siemens’ Mobility ITS
14 Sep   Visit to DB OCC and stations
14 Sep   Visit to BMW Factory / BMW Museum
*Please note that the exact visit programme will be confirmed in August/September.
 

Cost

$8,200pp (member), $9,020pp (non-member)

Registration information

Fees: $8,200 per person (for IET member), $9,020 (for non-member)
The fee covers the following:
- Local transportation in Paris and Munich (Underground metro will be preferred within metropolitan area)
- Air ticket from Paris to Munich (Economy Class, including one checked baggage. Baggage allowance will be subject to airline’s policy which to be announced once confirmed.)
- Accommodations at Paris and Munich (from 10 to 14 September, 4 nights, share twin rooms)
- 2 Networking dinners with hosts in Europe
- Lunches (from 10 to 14 September)
The fee does NOT cover the following:
- Outbound flight ticket to Paris 
- Return flight ticket from Munich
- Entry Visa fee for France and Germany, if applicable
Delegates are advised to buy their own travel insurance.


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