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Automated Metros

23 Feb. > 4 Mar. 2021
Online, 10.00 CET time
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Practical information

How does it work?
  • 7  interactive online sessions – which includes presentations from trainers, discussions with the audience and break-out sessions for the workshop
  • Each session lasts 60 to 90 minutes max
  • Group size: up to 35 participants 
  • Online training tool used: GoToMeeting
  • Accessible from any location and devices worldwide

What material do I receive?

  • Material (presentation & workshop documents) is made available to participants
  • No recording is provided
  • Attendance certificate


All sessions will start at 10.00 CET time (UTC+1)

Week 1

  • 23 February 2021 – Welcome & Introduction to the course
  • 23 February 2021 – Introduction – What is metro automation?
  • 24 February 2021 – Basics on train control command concepts and automation technologies
  • 25 February 2021 – Project Management for Automated Metro Lines – from Designing to Running (Planning, Design, Tendering, Construction)

Week 2

  • 1 March 2021 – Operation and Maintenance of Automated Metros
  • 2 March 2021 – Case Study – Building and Operating Automated Metros
  • 3 March 2021 – The Human Factor & Customer Services – The Case of Milan
  • 3 March 2021 – Energy Efficiency in Automated Metros
  • 4 March 2021 – Case Study – Upgrade of a conventional line into automated metro Case Study – Upgrade of a conventional line into automated metro

UITP reserves the right to make amendments to the programme or any related activity at its discretion.

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