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Interview with Shift2Rail’s Executive Director at InnoTrans 2016

Our Executive Director, Mr Carlo Borghini, was interviewed by Yves Perreal - the Shift2Rail Projects Director - at the InnoTrans 2016 fair in Berlin, Germany. In this video, shot at the Thales stand, Mr Borghini summarises the objectives and activities of the Shift2Rail venture. You can watch it here.

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Nomination of new Executive Director of the Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking

Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking (S2R JU) welcomes the new Executive Director S2R JU is delighted to announce the nomination of Carlo Borghini as its new Executive Director. Mr Borghini’s appointment comes as the JU reaches a fully operational state, with all its Members selected and the first call for research activities under way. Press Release: download.

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Calls for Proposals Published

The Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking launched the first calls for proposals for S2R JU members (CFM) and non-JU members (OC), aimed at driving innovation in railways, under Horizon 2020. Indicative budget: €90 million EU funding Estimated projects value, including in kind contributions by the members, other than the Union or their affiliated entities: €170 million Full details can be seen here: H2020 call page More information: Multi Annual Action Plan : http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/data/ref/h2020/other/wp/jtis/h2020-maap-shift2rail_en.pdf Press Release : http://ec.europa.eu/transport/modes/rail/news/2015-12-17-shift2rail-calls_en.htm

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