On April 19-20, 2010 the 2nd annual workshop RAINWORM 2010 on the subject
“Current Issues of Implementing TAF TSI in the Information Systems of the Infrastructure Managers and Railway Operators in Central Europe”
took place. The workshop was organized for the representatives of infrastructure managers, railway undertakings, and infrastructure managers associations by OLTIS Group Company.
The subject of the workshop was loosely linked to the previous year. The workshop was divided into several sections: (1) Introduction, general issues, a general framework, (2) Integration of information systems, TAF TSI (3) Charging the railway infrastructure access fees, (4) Selling the railway capacity (slots), compiling the shift plan; (5) Dispatching and operational control, (6) Infrastructure restrictions , reference files.
Particularly the practical experiences of the specialists, who use information technology to solve real problems, were most valuable for the whole event. The workshop was – as last year – very positively evaluated by its participants. It significantly enriched them by many new knowledge, insights and experiences. Certainly not only the pleasant environment with high-quality services, but also a carefully selected professional program and flawless work of the organizers have contributed to the success of the event.