​Dedicated to bringing the best global speakers the industry year after year, here’s a look at just some of our incredible speakers for 2017.


Mr Sudath Amaratunga, Technical Manager Alliances, Sydney Light Rail Delivery Office, Transport For New South Wales

Mr Sudath Amaratunga at World Metrorail Congress 2017

James Ambrose, Principle Engineer, Network Rail

Mr Azmi Abdul Aziz, Group Managing Director, Prasarana Malaysia Berhad

Mr Azmi Abdul Aziz at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Mr Pankaj Kumar Bansal, Managing Director, Chennai Metro Rail Limited

Roger Bedell, Product Director, Furrer and Frey

Dr Eng Getachew Betru, CEO, Ethiopian Railway Corporation

Dr Eng Getachew Betru at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Mr Chris Binns, Chief Engineer, Crossrail

Henok Bogale, General manager, Addis Ababa Light Rail, Ethiopian Railways Corporation

Henok Bogale at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Thomas Brückl, Technical Engineer, Wiener Linien

Bernhard Bruckner, Corporate Information Security Manager, Kapsch Carriercom

Bernhard Bruckner at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Andrea Bruschi, Transportation and Mobility Planner, MMspa

Dr Holger Busch, Scientific Advisor, Fraktion Bündnis 90 / Die Grünen

Dr Holger Busch at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Stephane Callet, System Engineer, SNCF

Mr Simon Chung, Principal Systems Performance Engineering Manager, London Underground Limited

Mr Howard Collins OBE, CEO, Sydney Trains

Mr Paul Comfort, CEO, Maryland Transit Administration

Matt Cullen, CEO, M-1 Rail

Mr Mark Curran, Night Tube Sponsor, London Underground

Mr Peter Cushing, Metrolink Director, Transport for Greater Manchester

Mr Peter Cushing at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Michele Dix, Chairperson and Managing Director, Crossrail 2

Mr Noel Dolphin, Director at Furrer Frey G.B., Furrer and Frey

Simon Dupuis, Manager for Procurement, City of Ottawa

Mr Mark Elliott, CEO, Northwest Rapid Transit

Tim Flower, Head of Maintenance, Network Rail

Jonathan Fox, Director of London Rail, Transport For London

Kuldeep Gharatya, Head of Innovation, Technical Strategy and Performance, TFL

Kuldeep Gharatya at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Dawn Griffiths, Business Development Manager, Sepura

Wynton Habersham, SVP, Dept. of Subways, New York City Transit

Michele Hanson, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Transport for London (TFL)

Andy Harrison, Director, Minconsult Limited

Stuart Harvey, Interim Director of Capital Programmes, London Underground

Andreas Heitland, Director Rail Services and Strategic Development, Knorr Bremse SfS GmbH

HE Abdul Mohsin Ibrahim Younes, CEO of Rail Agency, Roads and Transport Authority

Dr Alan James, Vice President Worldwide Business Development, Hyperloop One

Dr Albert JÖRG, Product Management, voestalpine Schienen GmbH

Mr Navneet Kaushik, Executive Director - Signal and Telecom Projects, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation

Johannes Kreinbucher, Chief Operating Officer, Voestalpine Signaling Zeltweg Gmbh

Mr Chris Lane, Head of Smart Travel, West Midlands Combined Authority

Ewan Lawson, Senior Research Fellow, RUSI

Ewan Lawson at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Mr Lincoln Leong, Chief Executive Officer, MTR Corporation

Mr Lincoln Leong at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Rob Lloyd, CEO, Hyperloop One

Rob Lloyd at World Metrorail Congress 2017

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

Mr Jeremy Long at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Verónica Lopez Quesada, Director, Subterraneos de Buenos Aires

Verónica Lopez Quesada at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Shaun McCarthy, Director, Action Sustainability

Olivier Menuet, Vice President, Sncf

Mr Shahril Mokhtar, CEO, MRT Corp

Alejandro Moreno, Director, Midland Metro Alliance

Alejandro Moreno at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Mr Claus Rehfeld Moshoj, Managing Director, Aarhus Letbane Is Tramways In Denmark

Mr Claus Rehfeld Moshoj at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Ba Myint, Senior General Manager, Myanmar Railways- Ministry Of Rail Transportation

Mr Patrick Nathan, Vice President, Corporate Information & Communications, SMRT Corporation Limited

Héloïse Nonne, Head of Data Science, S.N.C.F.

Mr Henrik Olsen, Chief Executive Officer, Copenhagen Metro

Heinz OSSBERGER, Senior Vice President / Corporate Engineering, Voestalpine VAE Gmbh

Nicholas Owen, Journalist, Presenter & Rail Enthusiast, BBC

Nicholas Owen at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Rob Paris, Head of Sustainability and Consents, Crossrail

Felipe Sanjuan Pasamar, Business Development Director, The Sepura Group

Felipe Sanjuan Pasamar at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Nicolas PERROT, UK & Northern Europe Metro & LRT Product Line Director, Systra

Mr David Pickeral, Entrepreneur and strategic advisor to Connected & Autonomous Vehicles and Smart Cities, Entrepreneur

John Pizzamiglio, Lead for Advertising Strategy, Transport for London

Mathias Pott-Stahmeyer, Head of IT and Program Manager for Digitalization for Stations, DB Station&Service AG

Robert Powers, Assistant General Manager, Planning, Development and Construction, Bay Area Rapid Transit

Mr Lukas Prettner, Product Manager, voestalpine Schienen GmbH

Mr Lukas Prettner at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Mr Raheel Qureshi, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) & Cyber Security Design Authority, Thales

Jorge Rauber, General Manager, SBASE

Ms Leanne Redden, Executive Director, R.T.A. Chicago

Mr Martin Rohrleef, Project and Innovation Manager, Ustra Hannoversche Verkehrsbetriebe Ag

Mr Bello Roni, Deputy Director: Signalling and Telecommunications, Nigerian Railway Corporation

Sami Sahala, I.T.S. Chief Advisor, Forum Virium Helsinki

Sami Sahala at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Mr Ankala Saibaba, Chief Engineer, Indian Railways

Mr Ankala Saibaba at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Andrew Salzberg, Head of Transportation Policy and Research, Uber

Brad Smid, Project Director, City of Edmonton

Rohit Talwar, Chief Executive Officer and Best Selling Author of The Future of Business, Fast Future Research

Rohit Talwar at World Metrorail Congress 2017

Mr Lysander Van Der Sluis, Project Experience at stations, R.E.T.

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

Mr David Waboso, Managing Director, Digital Railway, Network Rail

Jérémie WAJS, LRT Systems Unit, Systra

Dr David Warburton, Chief Executive, Auckland Transport

Mr Mark Wild, Managing Director, London Underground