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Join us at SmartRail Europe

Taking place in Rome and partnered with Italian rail infrastructure manager RFI, SmartRail Europe focuses on the very latest challenges and topics relating to the railway industry across the continent. With talks from various key EU policy makers as well as leading operators covering topics ranging from ERTMS signalling and asset management to cross border […]

BAI’s Group Chief Technology Officer joins Forbes Technology Council

BAI Communications (BAI) announced today that Brendan O’Reilly, Group Chief Technology Officer, has been accepted into Forbes Technology Council, an invitation-only community for world-class CIOs, CTOs, and technology executives. Brendan O’Reilly was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of his experience. Criteria for acceptance includes a track record […]

Sydney’s public transport users know what they want: connectivity on the go

Australia’s Greater Sydney area is one of the fastest-growing regions in the Western world, not only in population numbers but also population density. That’s driving the need for more public transportation that’s fast, comfortable, efficient and meets passengers’ evolving expectations of a connected transport experience. In the last 25 years, Sydney’s population grew by 75% […]

Public transport is central to the city of the future

It’s no secret that public transport is critical to urban mobility and environmental sustainability. As cities take steps to become smart and future-ready, many are beginning to realise the vital role public transport also plays in social equity, especially when combined with the connected technologies that underpin smart city ambitions. Public transport has vast potential […]

On track to achieving hyperconnected travel

When thinking about the future of travel, you imagine intelligent systems that make moving around more flexible, sustainable, and responsive to passenger needs. But that isn’t a far-fetched idea, customers are already expecting these smarter experiences now. With the new normal allowing more flexible hours and the ability to work from anywhere, people are on […]

Getting riders back on board

With public transport ridership falling by 80 percent or more in some parts of the world because of COVID-19, refilling trains and buses is a business imperative for transport authorities. It’s also essential to meeting cities’ long-term sustainability goals. According to BAI Communications’ connectivity outlook report, advanced networks play a big role in getting riders […]

Why connectivity is key to levelling up

“While talent is spread evenly across our country, opportunity is not”. So said Michael Gove, Secretary of State for Levelling Up, when he launched the government’s long awaited White Paper last month. Alongside the commitments to rejuvenate local government, the White Paper showed a realisation that digital connectivity – the new ways of learning, working […]

Join Josh MacKinnon at Smart Transit East in Boston

Smart Transit is the go-to event portfolio for senior industry professionals across North America looking to keep abreast of the rapid pace of change in the passenger transit sector. Taking place in Boston, MA, this year’s Smart Transit East congress will highlight the technical, commercial and operational opportunities for established transit authorities and agencies in the eastern […]

Passenger rail: improving safety, meeting expectations

One positive milestone has been rather consistent across the globe as different regions continue their pandemic recoveries: Ridership on passenger rail systems is rising. We’ve seen evidence of this in the United Kingdom, Canada, Hong Kong, and the United States. For some passengers, it’s the first time in roughly two years that they’re commuting by public transportation, and they […]

Join Mark Francisco, Head of Engineering at BAI Communications UK at the TOP Conference

TOP (Telecommunications, Optics and Photonics) conference is taking place from 14-15 February 2022 in London, UK. Developed in conjunction with Optical Connections, the conference will provide excellent networking opportunities for optical and photonic component and systems manufacturers and developers, along with fibre infrastructure and data centre providers.  It will focus on the development and application of optics […]