AirRail Speakers


Simon Addyman, Project Manager - Bank Station Capacity Upgrade Project, London Underground

Mr Adriano Alessandrini, Project Coordinator CityMobil 2, Sapienza Universita di Roma

Mr Stuart Anderson, Head of Retail, Transport for London

Mr Richard Anderson, Managing Director, Railway Technology Strategy Centre

Mr Richard Anderson at AirRail 2015

Mr Miles Ashley, Programme Director of Crossrail and Stations, Transport For London

Andy Barr, Chief Operating Officer, Sales and Strategy, Hitachi Rail Europe

Andy Barr at AirRail 2015

Mr Andrew Bata, Chief of Strategic Improvements and Best Practices, M.T.A. New York City Transit

David Benton, Product Marketing Manager, TATA Steel

Mr Anders Blomberg, Project Manager Strategic Development, Bombardier Transport

Michael Bont, Vizedirector, Basel Trams

Mr Mike Brown, Managing Director, London Underground

Mr Mike Brown at AirRail 2015

Mr Andy Byford, Chief Executive Officer, Toronto Transit Commission (TTC)

Mr Jean CELLMER, Head of GSM-R Network Life, Réseau Ferré de France

Mr Jean CELLMER at AirRail 2015

Mr Isaac Centellas Garcia, Managing Director, Metros Ligeros De Madrid

Mr Isaac Centellas Garcia at AirRail 2015

David Clarke, Director of Future Railways, RSSB

David Clarke at AirRail 2015

Mr Christian Courtois, Head of Department, SNCF

Mr Paul Cox, , Network Rail

Mr Peter Cushing, Metrolink Director, Transport for Greater Manchester

Mr Paul Dalton, Senior Project Manager, Mace

Mr Patrick Debeuf, Head of Engineering - Electric rolling stock, De Lijn

Mr Emanuele Di Liberto, Director of Business Development Transportation Market, Alcatel-Lucent

Mr Peter Dijk, CEO, Amsterdam Metro & Tram

Ms Michele Dix, Managing Director of Planning, Transport for London

Mr Chris Dulake, Chief Engineer, Crossrail

Mr Jason Durk, Head of Passenger Information, National Rail Enquiries

Mr Simon Earles, Head of Surface Access, Heathrow Airport

Mr Carlos Esquíroz, Engineering & Maintenance Director, METRO DE MADRID

Amanda Esteban, Product Manager, Teltronic

Amanda Esteban at AirRail 2015

Mr Joubert Flores, Director, Metro Rio

Ms Marta Fontecha, Business Development û Transport Division, Teltroonic S.A.U

Mr Alberto Forchino, Head of Special Engineering Projects, Turin Metro

Mr Magnus Forsen, Director,Strategic Development GSC, Bombardier Transport

Mr Matthew George, CEO, Bridj

Mr Matthew George at AirRail 2015

Mr Dave Gorshkov, Chairman, Digital Grape

Mr Matthew Griffin, Transforming IM Design Authority, Transport for London

James Hammett, Integration Manager, Centro

Mr Peter Hausken, ICT Manager at Operations, Norwegian State Railways

Dr Frank Heibel, Director, Doc Frank

Mr Phil Hewitt, Chief Executive Officer, Tramlink Nottingham Ltd

Mr David Hughes, Director of Major Programme Sponsorship, London Underground & London Rail, Transport for London

Mr Tobyn Hughes, Deputy Director, Nexus

Mr Tobyn Hughes at AirRail 2015

Mr Chris Jackson, Editor in Chief, Railway Gazette International

Mr Oliver Jaycock, General Manager, Marketing, London Luton Airport

Ian Jones, Key Account Manager, Siemens

Mr Harald Jony, Sales Director, OBB-Infrastruktur AG

Glenn Keelan, Programme Manager for Victoria Station, London Underground

Mr Jon Kirkup, Lead Sponsor, Major Line Extensions, London Underground

Mr Jon Kirkup at AirRail 2015

Mr Christoph Klaes, Head of Light Rail, Siemens AG

Oleg Kopitsyn, Executive Director, Maxima Telecoms

Mr Desmond Kuek, President and Group CEO, SMRT Corporation Limited

Mr Jerzy Lejk, President of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Warsaw Metro

Mr George Leoutsakos, Deputy Engineer Manager, ATTIKO METRO S.A.

Mr George Leoutsakos at AirRail 2015

Mr Andrew Lezala, Chief Executive Officer, Metro Trains Melbourne

Mr Ian Lindsay, Land and Property Director, Crossrail

Mr Jeremy Long, Chief Executive Officer European Business, MTR Corporation Limited

Mr Klavs Hestbek Lund, Project Director Transportation Systems, Metroselskabet

Rade Maljevic, Sales Manager Public Transport, Kapsch

Mr Dyre Martin Gulbrandsen, Director, Eress

Helen Mathews, Head of Business Development, Nexus

Mr Terry Morgan, Chairman, Crossrail

Mr Axel Muench, Head of CoC, Communication and Information Solutions, Siemens

Harald Murauer, Business Development, Frauscher Sensor Technology

Harald Murauer at AirRail 2015

Mr Gerald Newesely, Product Management, Bombardier

Mr Gerald Newesely at AirRail 2015

Gerald Newesley, Product Management, Bombardier

Gerald Newesley at AirRail 2015

Mr Tom Norris, Managing director, Edinburgh Trams

Mr Rory O'Connor, Chief Executive, Railway Procurement Agency

Mr Rory O'Neil, Director, D.L.R.

Mr Colin Osborne, Sintropher Project Coordinator, University College London

Mr Colin Osborne at AirRail 2015


Mr Nikolaus Panzera, Operation Manager, Wiener Linien

Marc Phillips, Engineering: Head of Projects, Bombardier Transport

Marc Phillips at AirRail 2015

Dr Nicolas Pollet, Head of UAS Project, SNCF

Ron Porter, Solutions Expert, RADWIN

Mr David Potter, Chief Engineer, Eko Rail

Tom Prendergast, CEO, NYCT

Mr Paul Priestman, Director, PriestmanGoode

Mr Cormac Rabbitt, MD, Metro Dublin

Mr Gautam Ram, Vertical Lead - Transport Infra & Logistics, Wipro Ltd

Mr Gautam Ram, Vertical Lead - Transport Infra & Logistics, Wipro Ltd

Mr Gautam Ram at AirRail 2015

Mr Claus Rehfeld, CEO, Aarhus Letbane

Carlos Rios, Senior Manager of Trains System and equipment, Metro De Santiago

Mr Asier Romo, Technical Director. Energy Recovery Systems, Ingeteam Traction

Mr Asier Romo at AirRail 2015

Ms Bridget Rosewell, Founding Partner, Volterra

Michael Rothwell, Salesforce, Valmont

Michael Rothwell at AirRail 2015

Mr David Rowan, Editor, Wired Magazine

Mr Robert Sarfati, Director Consultant, Systra

Mr Robert Sarfati at AirRail 2015

Mr Christian Schang, Project Director, SNCF Reseau

Mr Christian Schang at AirRail 2015

Mr Thomas Siegemund, Director of Product Management for Mass Transit, Bombardier

Mr Thomas Siegemund at AirRail 2015

Mr Kevin Skipworth, Agent General for Western Australia, Government Of Western Australia

Mr Howard Smith, Operations Director, Crossrail

Mr Geoff Snelson, Director of Strategy, Milton Keynes Council

Mr Justin Stenner, Head of Technology, Heathrow Express

Mr Justin Stenner at AirRail 2015

Mr Colin Stewart, Director - Global Rail Leader, Arup

Mr Hugh Sumner, , London Gatwick Airport Ltd

Klug Thomas, General Manager Rail Safety, Honeywell Regelsysteme Gmbh

Klug Thomas at AirRail 2015

Richard Tomlin, Business Development Manager, Hitachi Rail Europe

Richard Tomlin at AirRail 2015

Dr Anthony Townsend, Senior Research Scientist, New York University

Mr Chris Tubbs, Business Development Director, EMEA, Green Hills Software

Mr Bart Van der Spiegel, Energy Management, Infrabel

Mr Shashi Verma, Director of Customer Experience, Transport for London

Mr Henk Waling, Managing Director, Amsterdam Metro

Mr Kevin Ward, Commercial Services Manager, Nottingham City Transport

Mr Kevin Ward at AirRail 2015

Mr Nick Watson, Sales Director, Rail Systems, Siemens

Mr Terry Waugh, Director, Action Renewables

Mr Frank Wefering, , Rupprecht Consult Gmbh

Mr Frank Wefering at AirRail 2015

Mr Christian Wolmar, Writer and Broadcaster specialising in transport., Christian Wolmar

Mr Piers Wood, Managing Director - Urban & Services, Alstom Transport

Mr Piers Wood at AirRail 2015

Andree Woodcock, Metpex Project Coordinator, Coventry University U.K.

Andree Woodcock at AirRail 2015


Co-located with AirRail 2015:

  • MetroRail 2015
  • Light Rail World Europe
  • RailTel Europe 2015
  • Rail Power 2015