Head of Engineering
Marc is a results orientated leader, with more than 20 years of experience in worldwide bus automotive manufacturing, body/ chassis design engineering and electric vehicle development. Marc has been recognised in the industry for his ability to strategically identify key market opportunities and has a proven track record in driving forward the improvements necessary to align organisations with operational excellence. His management style creates a culture of best practice, proactive problem solving, and motivation and he is comfortable partnering with all.
Wednesday, 1 May: Noon-12.30pm
Transdev’s communications transformation journey
Responsible for over 145 million customer journeys a year, Transdev Australasia has a challenging scope of operations – across multi-modal transport systems, large fleets, and a geographically dispersed workforce of almost 6,000.
This presentation covers Transdev’s evolution from getting the foundations of critical communications right – focusing on fundamental KPIs such as adequate communications network coverage, driver safety and operational efficiency – to becoming an innovative leader in passenger commuting services.
Marc will share his Chief Engineer’s vision of: real-time customer intelligence; data analytics incorporating video, telematics and IoT devices; and how interoperability of DMR and mobile broadband network technologies, and value adding software applications; have provided the springboard for innovation. The orchestration of these convergent technologies provides the ability for their fleet operators to make the right, timely decisions.
Marc will also provide an early preview of their demonstration vehicle, Bus Zero, and share his insights for advancing innovation through open platforms for peer knowledge sharing, focusing on integration capabilities and striving for further efficiencies.