IRS5 : Social and Economic Sustainability for Rail Transport

15-17 November 2017 Shangri-La Hotel , Kuala Lumpur

The 5th International Railway Summit took place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the first time the event had been held in Asia. Over 250 delegates from across the globe built networks, forged partnerships, and learnt from industry leaders on new projects, innovation, and best practice.

Why should I attend?

Listen to thought leaders debate pressing issues
Have guaranteed one-to-one meetings based on business matchmaking
Save time and meet up to 15 buyers over two days
Know buyers’ project requirements ahead of the meeting
Make friends over coffee, lunches and dinners

On the Agenda

Does high speed rail offer value for money?

Mohd Azharuddin Mat Sah

Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD)


How will digital technology transform the railway?

Yuan Xilin

President, Transportation Sector


Is Urban rail coping with increasing urbanisation?

Dato’ Sri Azmi Abdul Aziz

President & Group CEO

Prasarana Malaysia

What our Speakers say about the Conference Programme

Key buyers participating in event

Junn B. Magno

General Manager

Philippine National Railways

Tony Frazer

General Manager Operations, Interstate Network

Australian Rail Track Corporation

Mohammed Rabie Khlie

Director General

ONCF (Moroccan Railways)

Marcello Barreto Marques

Chief Operating Officer

FTL - Transnordestina Railroad | Brazil

Sirima Hiruncharoenvate

Deputy Governor of Strategy

State Railway of Thailand

Magesan Hanchinural

Head of Procurement, South East Asia


Noormah Mohd Noor


Express Rail Link

Mahendran R Suppiah

General Manager, Rail Operations

Malayan Railways (KTMB)

Michael Boback

Head of DB International Procurement Office Asia

Deutsche Bahn

What our Experts say about One-to-One Conference Programme

Special Partners

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