Using IoT Systems to Deploy Predictive Maintenance and Fleet Management Efficiency Through Intelligent Use of Smart Data

IoT tracking and processing options have multiplied over the years and have already reached billions of connected devices. The impact of IoT on the rail logistics sector already indicates the opportunities for huge improvements for end to end visibility, benefitting rail operators. This virtual workshop will demonstrate how rail operators are integrating IoT solutions into their companies processes by using real time monitoring for predictive maintenance, whilst optimising Big Data analytics to increase the availability of their assets.

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Virtual Workshop


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Meet the speakers



Ben Holliday | Managing Director | Rotaia Media
& Daniel MacGregor | Co-Founder | Nexxiot

Organisor and Moderator’s Welcome


Gerrit Koch to Krax | Head of Wagon Intelligence | DB Cargo

Asset Digitalization at DB Cargo; Step 2

  • Where is DB Cargo right now within Wagon Intelligence Project, which pitfalls did we discover
  • What’s next on the agenda? We deeply integrate IoT data in our companies processes.
  • How can we all evolve faster? Data sharing, standardization and Know How transfers are crucial.
DB Cargo


Mikko Alanko | Vice President Of Digital Services | VR FleetCare

Value of condition monitoring and how to realise it in practice - true case from Finnish Railways

  • VR FleetCare is implementing bogie and wheelset condition monitoring into passenger coaches for Finnish Railways
  • By combining IoT, analytics, and technical expertise, we are targeting to extend the maintenance interval up to 60%
  • With right approach the value can be provided to the fleet owner right from the first year after implementation
VR Group


David Dorval | Founder & CEO | Stimio

An evolutive IoT deployment strategy in trains to improve operational and maintenance costs

  • Solutions to help railways define and deploy the right IoT architecture that will achieve their operational and maintenance needs
  • How an evolutive IoT architecture can facilitate data acquisition and analytics to generate savings and enable new business models


Martin Zsifkovits | Head of Innovation Management | Rail Cargo Group

Business Opportunities arising from SmartCargo @RCG

  • Where can we gain advantages from primary and secondary data?
  • How can we transform data and insights into new business models, services or products?
  • What are the methods applied and how will RCG proceed in this domain?
Rail Cargo Group


Francis Cepero | Director Vertical Market Solutions | A1 Digital

A1 Digital


Open Discussion Group


End of Virtual Workshop


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Supported By

DB Cargo
VR Group
Rail Cargo Group
A1 Digital