Webinar Programme

Monday 19 October
Learning from incidents and planning change

09:00 – 11:00 BST

Webinar chaired by Ann Mills, RSSB

Network Rails Response to the Covid-19 Pandemic
Gregory Strong, ORR & Mark Sturgess, Network Rail

Caught between a rail and a hard place: Factors impacting Track Worker safety in Lookout-related incidents
Anjum Naweed Central Queensland University & Dr Mark Young RAIB

Disaster Management Plan for Railway Hazards Except Accidents
Somnath Pal, Indian Railways

Leading Safety on the Edge of Disruptions: Creating a repository of railway knowledge as a survival kit in an era of turbulence
Mabila Mathebula, Railway Safety Regulator

Seeing events in context, the human:data interface
Howard Taylor, ORR

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Tuesday 20 October
Collaborating across the workforce

09:00 – 11:00 BST

Webinar chaired by Jen Ablitt, ORR

Using virtual reality simulation to reinforce non-technical skills between train drivers and network controllers
Nicolas Renoir, SNCF Innovation & Research

Authority gradients between frontline workers: motivations and behaviours
Bridie Luva, Central Queensland University & Anjum Naweed, Central Queensland University

The sum of its parts? Exploring the structure and content of SPAD investigation pro formas
Nora Balfe, Irish Rail & Anjum Naweed, Central Queensland University

Current challenges and prospects for fostering engineers who can make decisions and act while responding to equipment failures
Makoto Kato, JREU

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Wednesday 21 October
What's next looking forward to 2050?

09:00 – 11:00 BST

Webinar chaired by Allan Spence, Network Rail

Safety Improvement Strategies for Future Railway Systems
Nikhil Bugalia, The University of Tokyo

Future industry collaboration – two nation’s perspectives
Jesse Baker, RISSB Australia & Ann Mills, RSSB

Prevention is better than a cure – Digital twin based robust train planning approach
Paul Yates, TOSHIBA Europe Ltd

Challenge and Opportunity: The Role of Human Factors in the Design of a Safe and Resilient Digital Railway
Richard Bye, Network Rail

Welcome to IRSC 2021, Korea

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