International Association of Railway Operating Officers (IAROO)
IAROO provides its members with the latest operating and technical information that drives superior railroad management now and in the future. This year’s program will include sessions that cover emerging locomotive technologies, drones used in operations testing, and more.
Drones for Operations Testing
DATE: October 12 | 10:30AM
DESCRIPTION: Presentation of CSX’s use of drones for Operational Testing. Brief history of how this came to be. Summary of our program policies. Summary of the FAA requirements for commercial pilots. Will also bring an actual drone to display as well as some video of actual operational tests performed with the drone.
Staying Ahead of Well Intentioned Public Projects – Retaining the Ability to Serve Your Customers
DATE: October 12 | 11:00AM
STR; SmartStart, KickStart, and ESG
DATE: October 12 | 11:30AM
Yoho: Uncontrolled movement and Main Track Derailement – Safety Recommendations
DATE: October 12 | 12:00PM
Energy Management/Emerging Locomotive Technologies
DATE: October 12 | 1:45PM
Trip Optimizer’s Role in Interoperable Automated Train Operations
DATE: October 12 | 2:18PM
Technology Development on AAR, Strategic Initiative Overview
DATE: October 12 | 2:51PM
DESCRIPTION: Technology Development on AAR, Strategic Initiative Overview.
New Rolling Stock & Technology “Disappointment Syndrome”
DATE: October 12 | 3:25PM
Wabtec’s Automation Roadmap
DATE: October 13 | 8:30AM
Fatigue Risk Management
DATE: October 13 | 10:00AM
State of the Industry
DATE: October 13 | 10:40AM
DESCRIPTION: A review of current issues of interest to the industry.
DATE: October 13 | 11:20AM
Installation of New IAROO President
DATE: October 13 | 12:00PM