Key Takeaways By Rail Analysis For Smart Mobility Conference

Smart Mobility

1) Four Key Indicators for Mobility

  • New Material
  • Electric Vehicles (integrate with Powergrid)
  • Policy
  • High asset utilization

2) Opportunities For Companies In Mobility

  • Sub-assembly, complete assembly, Mobility
  • Real time pricing
  • Big Data (Mobility)


3) Opportunities for India for adopt E- Mobility for its transportation needs :

  • New Jobs
  • Mobility
  • Environment
  • Shared Cars (Team Members)

4) Transit Systems can be broken down into :

  • MRT
  • LRT
  • BRT
  • PRT (Pod Rail Transit) solves this issue :
    1. First mile connectivity
    2. Last mile connectivity

Alstom and Siemens Merger Update :

It is expected by the end of the next calendar year. It could take anything between 12 and 18 months.

Steps taken for increasing the revenue of Rapid Metro Gurgaon:

  1. Train Branding
  • Inside Train Branding
  • Outside Train Branding (Exterior Wrapping)

Rapid Metro

  1. Station Branding
  • Static Display Panels
  • Retail Area
  • Bill Boards, Pillars, Rental Area

  1. Experiential Marketing
  2. Poetry Express
  3. Birthday On Wheels Express
  4. Discovery Kids Joy Express
  5. Educational Programmes
  6. Accessible Travel

Dopplemayr Cabling Solutions:

As a quality, technology and market leader in ropeway construction, Doppelmayr / Garaventa operates production sites as well as sales and service branches in more than 35 countries around the world. To date, the company has built more than 14,800 ropeway systems for customers in 91 states. With flexibility, know-how and pioneering spirit, the group has grown to meet all challenges in traditional and new markets.


Major highlights of the Conference:

  • The European Business and Technology Centre (EBTC) has joined the Smart Mobility Conference as ‘Strategic Partner’
  • Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) has joined the Smart Mobility Conference as ‘Knowledge Partner’
  • Business Session 1: Optimizing Electric-Mobility Solutions & Green Technologies for Mass urban Transit/ City’s Sustainability
  • Business Session 2: Intelligent Transport Systems and Digital Technologies for Better Traffic Flow Management
  • Business Session 3: Development of Urban Metro Rail for Smart Urban Transportation

The list of key speakers shared their perspective on Electric Mobility, Intelligent Transport System and Metro Railways is as follows:

  • Dr Amory Lovins, Chairman Emeritus and Chief Scientist, Rocky Mountain Institute
  • Mr Poul V Jensen, Director, European Business and Technology Centre (EBTC)
  • Mr Anil Srivastava, Director General, DMEO & Adviser (Transport), NITI Aayog
  • Dr. Winfried Damm, Director, Indo German Energy Forum (GIZ)
  • Mr Awadhesh Kumar Jha, Vice President, Fortum India Pvt Ltd
  • Mr Mahesh Babu, CEO, Mahindra Electric Mobility Limited
  • Mr Ayush Lohia, CEO, Lohia Auto Industries
  • Mr Ranbir Saran Das, Chairman & Managing Director, Fairwood
  • Mr Aashish Kapur, Leadership Role (Business Development), Ecorys India Pvt Ltd
  • Mr Bharat Salhotra, Vice President Sales & Business Development – Asia Pacific Region, Alstom Transport