6th Railway Brake and Friction Conference 

19 November 2024, LONDON

“This event met my objectives because you have the opportunity to meet brake specialists in a compact but high level event.” – Joern Fritsch, Renk

About this event


This conference brings together industry, researchers and policy makers from around the world to discuss brake and friction technologies, solutions, case studies and business opportunities.

The programme is under development, but topics and speakers already confirmed include…

– overview of UIC’s noise and vibration activities covering transformation of iron blocks in CBBS

Pınar Yılmazer, Sustainability Programme Snr Advisor, UIC

– understanding freight train braking issues

Paul Gray, Professional Lead Engineering Research, RSSB 

 – revolutionising Rail Freight: the business case for the Digital Wagon  

Damon Thomas, CEO, SENSEi IOT

 – flexible friction wheel/rail friction management solutions for all rail systems and environmental conditions

Jackie Butterfield, Lead Application Engineer, L.B Foster Rail Technologies 

– case study: railway friction management technology or reducing rail noise and rail and wheel wear for metros, tramways and trains

senior representative, ELPA

Join this event to network with the global railway brake and friction  under one roof, and save yourself time and money.

“This event met my objectives in terms of networking and getting information about new technical developments. The information given in the presentations will come in useful in the real field.” – Joerg Huber, Knorr-Bremse

meet delegates face-to-face  to build relationships and do business

– learn new information so you can be updated on the latest technologies and opportunities

showcase your products and services in person to a global audience for less than the cost of a single print advert