IRS5: Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur | 15-17 November 2017
IRS6: Prague | 21-23 February 2018
'International Railway Summit introduced a very unique, interesting and useful model for getting parties together with shared interests in very specific topics, like railway infrastructure. The intimate nature of the event and the scheduled one-on-one networking sessions made the overall experience very structured and worthwhile.'
Head of Sales Rail Systems
'The perfect platform to meet the "railway family". Well-organized conference sessions and meetings, and the attractive supporting programme, offer easy access to constructive dialogues. We are looking forward to the next International Railway Summit'
Vanessa Gutiérrez Artés
Civil Technical Engineer
International Railway Summit was a really interesting summit. We met some of our key clients in a friendly, handy and productive atmosphere. Everyone was in an open and cooperative attitude.'
Prof. Stefan Karch
Head of Technology and Innovation
Swiss Federal Railways
'International Railway Summit is a very useful opportunity to refresh your mind in respect to railways innovations.'
Berner & Mattner
'The International Railway Summit was an excellent networking event offering both the possibility to get up-to-date information on major trends in the railway industry through high level keynote speeches and to meet potential new business partners in individual sessions. Very well organized, excellent new contacts, highly recommendable!'
Team Leader Sales, Rail Systems
'It was a very interesting event with top management participants from the rolling stock business all around the world.'
Executive Director, Brussels Branch
East Japan Railway Company
'International Railway Summit was a very beneficial event for JR East as we met with many new suppliers and exchanged ideas with them about the products and services they provide.'
“IRS 2015 was an interesting and well-organised exhibition-summit. I appreciate the opportunity for KleinTech to have a speech in front of Railway Industry leaders to present our innovative machine vision and deep learning based inspection systems, and also the chance to have one-on-one meetings with railway management decision makers. We gained good contacts and overall are pleased with the outcome of the International Railway Summit."
Transport for Greater Manchester
“The unique format of the International Railway Summit really does connect suppliers with transport bodies in a way I've not seen elsewhere. With great content, this is an event worth attending.”
International Sales Manager
"The summit I attended was a great success for our company. Good balance between attending buyers and sellers. Perfect location, good speakers and nice framework programme. Excellent opportunity for presenting our products and networking.“
AST Language Services
"The summit gave us the opportunity to make personal contact with a number of very senior personnel and buyers from international rail network and supply companies. We will definitely be attending the event again in 2016."
“The atmosphere experienced during the International Railway Summit was unique. Everything was very well organized! During the networking sessions we had the chance to talk with real experts and potential business partners, sharing our ideas and experiences.”
Pedro Pablo Garcia de Ascanio
Metro de Madrid
“I had a very interesting experience attending Barcelona 2015 Railway Summit. It was a very good opportunity to meet professionals of the railway industry at all its levels: Managers, Providers, Technicians, regulators…. The one-on-one meetings also gave me the chance to talk about specific topics with some of them, so I fully recommend them.”
“The conference was very well organized and we met potential clients that showed interest in our market and business activity.”
"LPT-IT attended the well-organized summit in Barcelona 2015. LPT-IT got a number of leads that would have been hard for us to find elsewhere.”
Director of Operations
"The format was highly innovative allowing one to one meetings with a range of suppliers and also presentations on topics covering railways in Europe and beyond."
International Sales and Marketing Manager
Beena Vision Systems
“The Summit was invaluable in gaining direct access to senior representative of major European Railways, both the formal and informal activities were well organised and provided an environment where suppliers and clients were relaxed in a “neutral” environment – well done IRITS!”
CEO & CTO
"The International Railway Summit has a useful and unique platform for bringing parties with shared interests together. The combination of talks on relevant topics and scheduled one-on-one meetings created a good point of contact between potential customers and us as a supplier, and made the event very worthwhile. We look forward to attending again"
Director of Ferrocarril Metropolità de Barcelona
Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona
“If you want to reach affordable solutions for improving your business, It is essential to be familiar with upcoming railway innovations and the best practices from the sector leaders. International Railway Summit is the ideal networking platform to acquire those competences in a relaxed and professional environment. A highly worthwhile and constructive experience.”
IRS6 Experts & Partners
Selecting good solution providers and forging good relationships with them have become an increasingly vital process of rail transport operation. We are witnessing a marked shift from the traditional dependence on the domestic supply market to an interest in the wider and more competitive international supply chain.
International Railway Summit selects and invites key global solution providers who have proven track records of working with leading rail operators to demonstrate their expertise at the annual meetings. Experts are invited to provide one-to-one consultation sessions to buyer delegates, host workshops and technical review sessions, and showcase their products and services in the exhibition area.
The following experts and partners will take part in the 6th International Railway Summit in Prague, 21-23 February 2018:
Extrusions, vulcanized frames, rings, etc. Silicone, EPDM, CR, NBR, NBR, TPE
Products that fasten, fix, identify, protect cables and connecting components
Truck cranes and excavator attachments
Sensor data solutions for asset monitoring and predictive maintenance
Computer Software: PI System, Real-Time Operational Data Infrastructure
Safe and reliable Traction Power Control and Field Force Management
Turnkey solutions for automatic people counting based on most accurate technologies
Passenger Information Systems, Infotainment, Software, customized solutions
An entry point to feed electric and diesel locomotives in train depots & yards
Locomotive jump starting units for engines up to 6000 horse power and maintenance free batteries
Online control of track machines, quality and productivity of track
Brazilian Association of the Railroad Industry
Representative body for UK-based suppliers to railways world-wide
International Marketing Partner
Premium market research reports
We have a variety of sponsorship, exhibition and meeting packages available to solution providers.
For further information and application enquiries please contact
Jules Omura (firstname.lastname@example.org, +44 20 7112 5397).