In its 19th edition, the Semana de Tecnologia Metroferroviária, conference sponsored by Associação dos Engenheiros e Arquitetos de Metrô (AEAMESP), had as its main theme "The Challenges of Sustainable Mobility".
The event was held from 10 to 13 September and it is considered the most important Technical Conference of the rail transport sector in the country. According to Luiz Fernando Ferrari, Director of Business Development and Vice President of the Sindicato Interestadual da Indústria de Materiais e Equipamentos Ferroviários e Rodoviários (Simefre), "this year's event repeated the success of previous editions, emphasizing the issues of urban mobility, especially for systems of rail transportation of medium capacity."
Alstom was one of the sponsors of this edition and focused its actions on dissemination of regional trains, the Citadis trams and Axonis, new solution presented during technical lecture of the Transport Global Solutions (TGS) Brazil Site Manager Director, Cristiano Alves.
The company also had a booth at Metroferr - exposure that occurs in parallel to the Conference - in which were exposed products manufactured to meet urban mobility in large cities.