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Governance Now Rail Tech Modernisation Virtual Meet

The transition from traditional infra for next-generation Railways

Indian railways have ambitious modernisation plans and projects will rely heavily on technology to achieve them. The transition into transitional infrastructure and services to next-generation infrastructure comes with its own set of challenges and complexities. Understanding the changing dynamics, Governance Now is organising a virtual meet for Railways organisations to address the digital transformation challenges of Railways.

Governance Now Rail Tech Modernisation Virtual Meet t will discuss how Indian Railways can make this shift from tradition IT infra to modern IT infrastructure.

Who Should Attend: IT, Systems, Computer, Telecom Department of all Railways PSUSs and Organisations

Key Discussion Areas:

Draft Agenda

10.00 am – 12.15 am

Modernisation of Railway's technology infrastructure

Shri R S Khurana

Mumbai Railway Vikas Corporation Ltd

Shri Sunil Kumar

Group General Manager - Internet Ticketing Services

Shri Ajay Gupta

Group General Manager (IT)
Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd

Shri Sanjay Kumar Gupta

General Manager (IT)

Shri SS Mathur

General Manager (CC)
Centre for Railway Information Systems

Shri Chandra Kishore Prasad

Regional GM & Head IT
Railtel Corporation of India Ltd

Shri Gaurav Agarwal

Sr.Director - Enterprise Sales
VMware India

Shri Prashant Chaudhary

Director – Government
VMware India

Shri Pankaj Shukla

Director, System Engineering
VMware India

12.15 pm – 2.00 pm

Digital Transformation of Railways

Shri Puneet Chawla

RailTel Corporation of India Ltd

Smt. Rajni Hasija

Director (Tourism and Marketing)

Shri Rajeev Sharma

Additional Member (Signal)
Railway Board

Shri Anshul Gupta

Principal Executive Director (Signal
Railway Board

Shri Sanjay Singh

Executive Director
Mumbai Railway Vikas Corporation Ltd.

Shri A K Sinha

Chief Mechanical Engineer (IT) & Chief Plant Engineer
Rail Coach Factory (RCF), Kapurthala

Mr Iain Macpherson

Vice President, Travel & Transportation Industries
SAP Asia Pacific Japan

Shri Rajeev Singh

Vice President - Public Services
SAP India Pvt Ltd

Shri Rajaji Meshram(Moderator)


02.00 pm – 02.45 pm

Securing the digital Infrastructure of Railways

Shri AK Sablania

Executive Director (DNM) & Director/CEO (REL)
RailTel Corporation of India Ltd

Shri Rajneesh

Director Mechanical Engineer (C&IS), Computerisation & Information System (C&IS)
Railway Board

Shri Sandip Trivedi

Group General Manager - ITP

Shri Vijay Devnath

General Manager (Infra & Security) & CISO

Shri Aseem Ahmed

Director-Products, Asia Pacific and Japan
Akamai Technologies

Vidur Gupta(Moderator)


Shri Vivek Jain

Business Head, Government & Public Sector
Akamai Technologies