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International Railway Summit

IRS7: How do we achieve an efficient railway system in the digital era?  

20-22 February 2019 | Frankfurt

Special discount available for Railway Pro members and subscribers

What is International Railway Summit?

International Railway Summit is a meeting of the world’s key rail sector buyers and carefully selected technical experts.


Buyers’ project requirements are matched with experts’ solutions, which leads to 30-minute one-to-one consultation meetings during the International Railway Summit.


In addition, delegates also attend a conference programme given by key industry leaders and experts and network with industry colleagues and potential business partners over lunches, dinners and a site visit.

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

What is the endgame of digitalisation?

Jean Pierre Loubinoux

Director General

International Union of Railways (UIC)

How can digital remove barriers to cross-border travel?

Elisabeth Werner

Director Land Transport, DG Move

European Commission (EC)

François Davenne

Secretary General

IGO for Intl. Carriage by Rail (OTIF)

How can digital remove barriers to cross-border travel?

Clare Gilmartin

CEO

Trainline

How can digital remove barriers to cross-border travel?

Roland Bosch

CEO

DB Cargo AG 

Alistar Dormer

CEO

Hitachi Rail Europe  

What is the endgame of digitalisation?

How can digital remove barriers to cross-border travel?

How can digital remove barriers to cross-border travel?

Josef Doppelbauer

Executive Director

EU Agency for Railways

Chairman

Simon Fletcher

Director Standardisation & Coordinator Europe

International Union of Railways (UIC)

Hear what participants say about our conference programme

"Through its well balanced agenda, the presentations of keynote speakers, which I was happy to be part of, the panel discussions and the bilateral contacts, the latest edition of International Railway Summit in Vienna was certainly a particularly interesting event."


Jean Pierre Loubinoux

Director General

International Union of Railways (UIC)

Pre-Arranged One-to-One Consultation Meetings with Recommended Technical Experts

Key buyers participating in IRS7 include

Peter Kohler

CEO

Leo Express 

Roland Bosch

CEO

DB Cargo AG

Mogens Hagelskaer

CEO

Odense Letbane P/S.

Igor Jerabek

Sales and Operations Director

Metrans Rail s.r.o.

Caroline Whittam

Rail Operations Manager

Transport for Greater Manchester

Andy Doherty

Chief Technology Officer

Network Rail

Jaap Bierman

Managing Director

HTM Personenvervoer N.V

Andreas Redling

Managing Director 

Rail Cargo Group

Maurizio Capotorto

Director of Industrial Planning Direction

Trenitalia

Andrey Valeryevich Pavlov

Deputy Chief Engineer

Petersburg Metropoliten

Thomas Baake

CEO

ERL Maintenance Support Sdn Bhd

Sujatha Jayaraj

Director (Finance)

Chennai Metro Rail Ltd

Shahar Ayalon

Director General

Israel Railways


Mahendran R Suppiah

General Manager Rail Operations

Malayan Railways (KTMB)


Chung Li-Jung

Deputy Director General

Mass Rapid Transit Bureau Kaohsiung City

Abbas Nazari

Dir UIC Middle East,Tehran (D.G.Int. Affairs, Iranian Islamic Republic Railways)

Hear what participants say about our one-to-one meeting programme

"Through its well balanced agenda, the presentations of keynote speakers, which I was happy to be part of, the panel discussions and the bilateral contacts, the latest edition of International Railway Summit in Vienna was certainly a particularly interesting event."


Johannes Hainbucher

International Sales Manager

Linsinger

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