Sei Sakairi
JR East, Japan
Speaking on 24 November during the Big Data in Railway Operations sessions


Sei Sakairi
JR East

New Transport Arrangements using ICT

Topics to be covered during the presentation:

  • Congestion and delay of trains in real time
  • Station Congestion Prediction
  • System for train dispatchers


Through this research, a visualizing system and smartphone application app have been developed due with the intention of is to visualize current status and to be the of assistance in making decisions according to situation. Another method has been developed that estimates in-station congestion by applying the numbers of passengers entering and exiting the station. Usefulness of the prototype systems have been confirmed through dispatcher tests.

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We look forward to welcoming you in Naples between 22 – 24 November for the Intelligent Rail Summit. 

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