Mark Kirkpatrick

Aurizon

Vice President and Head of Operations Services

Mark is responsible for the Operations Services department at Aurizon, which includes the National Operations Centre, Service Design, Asset Planning, Train and Technology systems and Business Improvement teams. He has held many key management positions across the areas of Service Design and Operations Planning. Prior to his current role, Mark was with Canadian Pacific, where he was accountable for driving productivity, efficiency and growth.

An Optimized Network Panel Discussion

This panel discussion will focus on how technology disruption is accelerating which presents both opportunities and challenges. Panel members will discuss how companies can leverage new disruptive technologies effectively to add value and what key attributes should a new technology system bring as standard and beyond normal business requirements.