Monorail: A Sleek Way to Transport People in Railway

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Propulsion in Revolutionary Railway Systems

Propulsion systems on Monorails – a modern mass transit solution with efficient drive technology.


The content will be about

  • General context of Monorail in transit system
  • Fully automated and driverless Monorail system
  • Propulsion technology in Monorails
  • Future of Monorail

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  • Date: 20 Jun 2022
  • Time: 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM
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  • Co-sponsored by IEEE Toronto Section
  • Starts 15 June 2022 11:22 AM
  • Ends 20 June 2022 05:00 PM
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Marko Kroenke


Monorail: A Sleek Way of Railway Transportation

Propulsion Design Tips will be presented for novel traction converter topics!


University Karlsruhe (KIT) MSc for Management and Engineering (MSc)

University applied science Cologne Dipl.-Ing. Vehicle Engineering (Dipl.-Ing.)

Apprenticeship as car mechanic Mercedes-Benz

Euro-Engineering (EUR ING)

Professional Engineer (P.Eng.)





Marko Kroenke has more than 25 years’ experience in the railway business on a global scale. He started at Deutsche Waggonbau, which was later taken over by Bombardier Transportation, leading the independent and certified testing facilities for railways. Afterwards, he was responsible for global standardization in the head quarter, managing engineering for locomotives and production optimization. In 2012 he was appointed to Product Management of fully automatized and driverless transport systems. He led all research developments, including innovative autonomous People Mover. Finally, he was overall responsible for global technology, innovation and research. In recent years he founded his own company, KroenkeConsulting, with service and project delivery for airports, battery technology, and autonomous systems. In addition, he is co-founder and CEO of iMRail (Innovative Monorail Technology) developing a new and total turnkey Monorail System. Further on, he is President of the International Monorail Association. His new responsibility is for Ricardo Rail leading business activities in Canada.


Address:Toronto, Canada


A Presentation from 5:00 to 6:30 PM