Carlo M. BORGHINI
Mr Carlo Borghini was appointed Executive Director of the Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking on 16 February 2016 and is responsible for the overall management of the S2R JU activities. Before joining S2R, he held different Senior Management positions in other international private and public organisations, and in particular the position of Deputy Executive Director for the SESAR Joint Undertaking (SJU) in Brussels from 2008 to 2014. In this capacity, he had specific responsibilities for corporate governance, administration and finance while contributing the overall management of the programme. More specifically, he managed a budget amounting to over €2 billion, with a portfolio of more than 300 different projects undertaken by the 16 SJU Members.
Presentation: Research strategy and deployment for more energy efficient railways in Europe
The presentation will be centred on the work ongoing in Shift2Rail to meet expectations in terms of more energy efficient railways in Europe. This covers, on the one hand, the ongoing research and innovation activities tackling different parts of the Railway system and, on the other hand, the market uptake of the new innovative solutions.