Tomás Andrés Elejalde Escobar | Managing Director
Metro de Medellín | Colombia

Tomás Andrés Elejalde Escobar, Managing Director, Metro de Medellín

Since 2013 has been Planning Manager and Managing Director of Metro of Medellín. Production Engineer, specializing in manufacturing, assembly, production and industrial processes (Dipl.-Ing. Maschinenbau / Fertigungstechnik - Associate Degree in Production Engineering and Mechanical Engineering).  University of Applied Sciences, Cologne, Germany, 1991. Specialist in High Management with emphasis in Quality, University of Antioquia, 1997.Studies in Business Administration and Economics, University of Applied Sciences, Mönchengladbach, Germany, 1994.


World Metro Rail Congress Day 2 @ 11:30

CEO PANEL: The future of new projects and expansion in the LATAM region

  • Is infrastructure key to lifting Latin America’s competitiveness?
  • What is the scope for new projects in Latin America and how has policy changed to make new projects more viable?
  • What will LatAm rail need to overcome to become stronger in the next 10 years?

World Metro Rail Congress Day 2 @ 12:00

Global Project Roundtables

At each round table, the project leader will talk for 5 minutes, following the format as below
  • Project introduction, highlighting particular challenges specific to that project
  • Project progress, emphasising supplier and partner relations
  • Project summary – what would we do differently if we tackled this project again?
The table will then move on to discussion for 25 minutes.
There will then be one rotation, giving participants the opportunity to have joined two round tables in total

Intelligent ticketing: leveraging ancillary revenue for increased ridership

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