Early Confirmed 2019 Speakers Include:


Oh Young-sik



Brian Kelly


California High Speed Rail Authority

Jean-Jacques Thomas

Chief Digital and Innovation Officer

SNCF Réseau

Leanne Redden

Executive Director

RTA Chicago

Yves Zischek 


Smart Rail 4.0, SBB, Switzerland

Nalinaksh Vyas


Technology Mission, Indian Railways, India

Anja Maria Sonntag

Head of Digital Transformation

 SBB Cargo

Mathieu Dunant

Head of Digital Transformation

 R.A.T.P Group


Ana Maria Moreno

General Manager

Los Tranvias de Zaragoza

Bertrand Minary

Chief Innovation & Digital Officer


Ralph Lujit

Manager Energy & Environment

NS Reizigers

Kaspars Rokens


Rail Baltica, Latvia


Babakalli Alkala, Assistant Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Glasgow, United Kingdom

Babakalli Alkala at RAIL Live 2019

Ashwini Bhide, Managing Director, Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation, India

Ashwini Bhide at RAIL Live 2019

Paul Booth, Principal Engineer, Network Rail, United Kingdom

Paul Booth at RAIL Live 2019

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

Dr Holger Busch at RAIL Live 2019

Heiko Büttner, Chairman, Munich S-Bahn, Germany

Heiko Büttner at RAIL Live 2019

Stéphane Callet, Director Signalling Projects, SNCF, France

Dr. Cheng-Chiou Chang, Committee Member, Department of Rapid Transit Systems, Taiwan

Dr. Cheng-Chiou Chang at RAIL Live 2019

Michal Cieslik, Chief Security Officer, Wiener Linien, Austria

Michal Cieslik at RAIL Live 2019

Peter Cushing, Managing Director, Cushing IP and Co Ltd, United Kingdom

Peter Cushing at RAIL Live 2019

Mark Davis, General Manager, London Trams, United Kingdom

Mark Davis at RAIL Live 2019

Jasmijn De Clerq, Data Scientist, Infrabel Sa, Belgium

Mathieu Dunant, Head of Innovation, R.A.T.P. Group, France

Mathieu Dunant at RAIL Live 2019

Jonny Dymond, Journalist, BBC, United Kingdom

Duilio Fatti, Head of Knowledge and Interfaces Management, Ferrovie Dello Stato Italiane, Italy

Diego Galar, Professor, Lulea University, Sweden

Diego Galar at RAIL Live 2019

Markus Halder, Head Traction Energy Management - Leiter Energiemanagement Traktion, SBB, Switzerland

Rolf Härdi, Chief Technology Innovation Officer, Deutsche Bahn AG, Germany

Rolf Härdi at RAIL Live 2019

Andy Harrison, Founder, Mim, United Kingdom

Charles Hoskins, Senior Director, Strathclyde Partnership for Transport, United Kingdom

Charles Hoskins at RAIL Live 2019

Tobyn Hughes, Managing Director, Nexus, United Kingdom

Tobyn Hughes at RAIL Live 2019

Bob Huisman, Manager of Maintenance Research and Development, NS, Netherlands

Bob Huisman at RAIL Live 2019

Carel Jonckheere, Digital Railway Project Director, Infrabel, Belgium

Carel Jonckheere at RAIL Live 2019

Piia Karjalainen, Senior Manager MaaS Alliance, Ertico I.T.S. Europe, Belgium

Tim Keith, President, Texas Central, United States

Brian Kelly, CEO, California High Speed Rail Authority, United States

Peter Kolar, Strategy Department, S.Z.D.C., Czech Republic

Kristian Kolind, Head of Strategy & M&A, NSB, Norway

Thomas Kritzer, Head of Tramway Division, Wiener Linien, Austria

Thomas Kritzer at RAIL Live 2019

Jon Lamonte, Chief Executive Officer, Transport for Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

Jon Lamonte at RAIL Live 2019

Ralph Luijt, Manager Energy & Environment, NS Reizigers, Netherlands

Ralph Luijt at RAIL Live 2019

Christopher Mcmorrow, Head of Fleet Management, Irish Rail, Ireland

Christopher Mcmorrow at RAIL Live 2019

Andrew Mcnaughton, Strategic Technical Adviser, HS2, United Kingdom

Andrew Mcnaughton at RAIL Live 2019

Bertrand Minary, Chief Innovation & Digital Oficer, Fret SNCF, France

Maz Mirza Bin Mohd Aminurashid, Head, Information Technology, Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd, Malaysia

Maz Mirza Bin Mohd Aminurashid at RAIL Live 2019

Ana Maria Moreno, General Manager, Los Tranvías de Zaragoza, Spain

Ana Maria Moreno at RAIL Live 2019

Alejandro Moreno, Director, Midland Metro Alliance, Spain

Alejandro Moreno at RAIL Live 2019

Oh Young-sik, President and CEO, KORAIL, Republic Of Korea

Sota Ouk, Deputy Director of Railways, Ministry of Public Works and Transport, Railways Department, Cambodia

Sota Ouk at RAIL Live 2019

Nicholas Owen, Journalist, Presenter & Rail Enthusiast, BBC, United Kingdom

Leanne Redden, Executive Director, Regional Transportation Authority Chicago, United States

Kaspars Rokens, COO, Rail Baltica, Latvia

Dirk Rompf, Managing Director Network Planning and Major Projects, DB Netz AG, Germany

Randy Sac, Head - Information Mgmt. & Technology, Light Rail Manila Corporation, Philippines

Christian Schlehuber, Team Leader CyberSecurity OT, Db Netz, Germany

Christian Schlehuber at RAIL Live 2019

Ivana Semanjski, City of Ghent, Belgium

Ivana Semanjski at RAIL Live 2019

Anja-Maria Sonntag, Head of Digital Transformation, SBB Cargo, Switzerland

Anja-Maria Sonntag at RAIL Live 2019

Jean-Jacques Thomas, Chief Innovation Officer, SNCF Réseau, France

Marleen Verheyen, Advisor Traffic Management Services, Infrabel Sa, Belgium

Manel Villalante, Chief Development and Strategy Officer, Renfe, Spain

Manel Villalante at RAIL Live 2019

Nalinaksh Vyas, Chairman, Technology Mission, Indian Railways, India

Nalinaksh Vyas at RAIL Live 2019

Gareth Williams, Head of Energy & Environment, Northern Rail Ltd, United Kingdom

Gareth Williams at RAIL Live 2019

Yves Zischek, Leader, SmartRail 4.0, SBB, Switzerland