The IET Railway Technical Network are pleased to announce that Martin Halligan, Technical Lead for Railway Integration in the Rail Control Systems team at SNC-Lavalin Atkins has been nominated Vice Chair. Martin has been working with the Young Professional Network since 2018
Martin’s role as Vice Chair will be focused in identifying and presenting hot topics for discussion, drive engagement, input into TN plan and budget for the year as well as deputising for the IET Railway Chair.
The IET Railway TN supports activities that engage with technical professionals in both industry and academia in all areas of the Railway Sector, through their online community and through platforms and Online/F2F events. They also engage and develop the community through direction action, generating ideas for and leading the creation of events, creating and disseminating information around Railway topics.
Amongst its many activities like conferences, seminars and webinars the network has supported a number of initiatives including the IET Codes and Guidance team and the IET Strategic Engagement and Partnerships