Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transportation, India (CILT-INDIA) is
organising a three day seminar on FOIS (Freight operating Information System).
The seminar will be held from 14-16th March 2018 at CILT India headquarter.
This program will be conducted by experts from CRIS, Indian Railways, CILT for
various industries like cement, fertilisers, coals, container train operators,
ports and steels/iron ore.
Railways (IR) has implemented the FOIS for continuous visibility of consignment
on the IR Network. This indigenously built system offers host of features
ranging from e-registration of rakes, booking and payments, cargo tracking,
rake and terminal management systems. For a supply chain manager, FOIS provides
strategic advantages of meeting the volume - variety - visibility challenge.
certificate program in FOIS aims to provide a complete management module for
freight train handling, billing and revenue collection as well.
accounts/finance and terminal managers would especially be benefitted as the
course has been designed for people who are responsible for the performance of
the terminal including the process involved in handling traffic at railway
Other then that the program
will also be of great importance for professionals working with ports,
electricity boards, steel plants, cement, chemical, CTO and fertilizer plants,
food grain logistics and container operators and other industries having an
operating railway siding. Typically, people in logistics, IT and finance
departments should be nominated for this training.