Investment and development for railway operators, end-users, government and investors

 
 
 

World leading rail and infrastructure speakers

The Africa RAil full event brochure- keynotes, roundtables, seminars, workshops and much more

Africa Rail has handpicked Dirk Ahlborn,Rob van Kranenburg, Howard Smith and Conor O’Neill and identified them as the finest innovators and entrepreneurs in the railway sector.

Innovators and leaders to watch, learn from and engage with. All four and operators from 15 different African countries are speaking at Africa Rail 2015!

Take a look at the brochure to learn more about our keynotes.

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MEET THE SPEAKERS

 

  • Mr Conor O'Neill at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Conor O'Neill
    Senior Research Associate, NewRail
    Newcastle University
    Dirk Ahlborn at Africa Rail 2015
    Dirk Ahlborn
    President and CEO
    JumpStartFund
  • Mr Howard Smith at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Howard Smith
    Chief Operating Officer
    Crossrail
    Rob van Kranenburg at Africa Rail 2015
    Rob van Kranenburg
    Founder
    Council - The Internet of Things
  • Ian Klein at Africa Rail 2015
    Ian Klein
    Scientist
    Spero Energy Inc
    HE Yamfwa Mukanga at Africa Rail 2015
    HE Yamfwa Mukanga
    Minister
    Ministry of Transport Works Supply and Communications Zambia
  • Samy Abdaltawab Abdallatif Mohamed at Africa Rail 2015
    Samy Abdaltawab Abdallatif Mohamed
    Operation General manager of Cairo region
    Egyptian National Railways
    Mr Chris Bishop at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Chris Bishop
    CEO
    Forbes Africa
  • Mr Norman Frisch at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Norman Frisch
    Business Development Executive: Transport Solutions
    Huawei Technologies
    Mr Nkululeko Gobhozi at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Nkululeko Gobhozi
    Principal Engineer: Communications Technology
    Transnet Freight Rail
  • Mr Marc Granger at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Marc Granger
    Chief Executive Officer
    Gibela Rail Transportation
    Mr James Holley at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr James Holley
    Divisional Chief Executive
    Grindrod Rail
  • Mrs Bertha Matope Kanjere at Africa Rail 2015
    Mrs Bertha Matope Kanjere
    Operations Director
    Central East African Railways
    Mr Charles Kateeba at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Charles Kateeba
    Chief Executive Officer
    Uganda Railways
  • Mr Arvind Khare at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Arvind Khare
    Chief Executive Officer
    C C F B
    Mr Ilidio Dinis Matola at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Ilidio Dinis Matola
    Executive Director
    Mozambique Ports & Railways
  • Sindiso Ngwenya at Africa Rail 2015
    Sindiso Ngwenya
    Secretary general
    Comesa
    Mr Vincent Passau at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Vincent Passau
    Director of Information Solutions & Mainline Solutions
    Alstom
  • Mr Eric Peiffer at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Eric Peiffer
    Chief Executive Officer
    Vecturis
    Mr Pierre Pozzo di Borgo at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Pierre Pozzo di Borgo
    Principal Investment Officer
    IFC
  • Mr Bello Roni at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Bello Roni
    Deputy Director: Signalling and Telecommunications
    Nigerian Railway Corporation
    Mr Hamadou Sali at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Hamadou Sali
    Chairman
    CamRail
  • Mr Gary Seabrooke at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Gary Seabrooke
    Director of Business Development
    African Rail Company Ltd.
    Dr Richard Sezibera at Africa Rail 2015
    Dr Richard Sezibera
    Secretary General
    East Africa Community
  • Mr Adeseyi Sijuwade at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Adeseyi Sijuwade
    Managing Director
    Nigerian Railway Corporation
    Mr Nedean Singh at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Nedean Singh
    Product Manager for Locomotives in Sub-Saharan Africa
    GE Transportation
  • Johny Smith at Africa Rail 2015
    Johny Smith
    Chief Executive Officer
    Walvis Bay Corridor Group
    Hon O.M Pofu at Africa Rail 2015
    Hon O.M Pofu
    Minister
    Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure Development
  • Hon Minister Dzifa Attivor at Africa Rail 2015
    Hon Minister Dzifa Attivor
    Minister
    Ghana Ministry of Transport
    Mr Gaurav Agarwal at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Gaurav Agarwal
    Director of Corporate Communications
    MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS, INDIA
  • Mr Oliver Andrews at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Oliver Andrews
    Chief Executive Officer - Africa Infrastructure
    Africa Finance Corp
    Mr Patrick Chisanga at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Patrick Chisanga
    Chief Executive Officer
    Zambia Development Agency
  • Ms Pascal Grasset at Africa Rail 2015
    Ms Pascal Grasset
    Vice President: Development & Marketing, MEA
    Alstom
    Mr Remigious Makumbe at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Remigious Makumbe
    Director of Infrastructure and Services
    Southern African Development Community
  • Ms Nonkululeko Sishi at Africa Rail 2015
    Ms Nonkululeko Sishi
    Group Executive: Human Resources
    Transnet Group
    Mr Hippy Mbahupu Tjivikua at Africa Rail 2015
    Mr Hippy Mbahupu Tjivikua
    Acting Chief Executive Officer
    TransNamib

 

SEE ALL SPEAKERS

Transnet Engineering pre-event workshop and site visit

Transnet Engineering is the official host of the pre-event workshop to be held on the 29th June 2015 at 08:00.

The workshop will be held at Transnet Engineering's Koedoespoort Factory, where you will experience where the diesel and electric locomotives are manufactured.

This is your opportunity to network with Transnet!

Contact Nivasha today to book your space- seats are limited!
nivasha.govender@terrapinn.comor call +27 11 516 4011

Your opportunity for Africa's largest and longest running railway event!

 

Africa’s longest running and most successful railways event now enters its 18th successful year.

Now taking up 3 massive halls it has grown to become Africa’s most important and best supported railways conference and exhibition.

Billions of dollars of business have either been initiated, concluded or influenced at this show. And it continues to provide the meeting place for buyers, sellers and their partners to do the deals that drive Africa’s railway sector.

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95+ FREE EDUCATIONAL SEMINARS

Get inspired by real innovation

 

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Conference

True visionaries who are able to articulate the African railway opportunities and challenges that lie ahead. Innovative and visionary content to excite, provoke, inspire and engage.

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Exhibition

With hundreds of exhibitors, product launches every minute and over 4000 visitors, it's not just an exhibition, it's an experience. It focuses on everything that the buyer market needs to know.

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OUR SPONSORS & EXHIBITORS   

  • Title Sponsorship

    Airports Company South Africa at Africa Rail 2015

    Platinum Sponsor

    GE Transportation at Africa Rail 2015

    Platinum Sponsor

    Nedbank Capital at Africa Rail 2015
  • Platinum Sponsor

    South African Maritime Safety Authority - SAMSA at Africa Rail 2015

    Associate Sponsor

    Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa at Africa Rail 2015

    VIP Sponsor

    Transnet Engineering at Africa Rail 2015
  • Gold Sponsor

    Alstom at Africa Rail 2015

    Gold Sponsor

    The Boeing Company at Africa Rail 2015

    Gold Sponsor

    Gibela Rail Transportation at Africa Rail 2015
  • Gold Sponsor

    Grindrod South Africa (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

    Gold Sponsor

    Huawei Technologies at Africa Rail 2015

    Gold Sponsor

    Thales at Africa Rail 2015
  • Gold Sponsor

    Z T E at Africa Rail 2015

    Business Hub Sponsor

    AECOM at Africa Rail 2015

    Bronze Sponsor

    Gunnebo at Africa Rail 2015
  • Bronze Sponsor

    Parsons at Africa Rail 2015

    Bronze Sponsor

    Railway Safety Regulator at Africa Rail 2015

    Official International Airline Partner

    Ethiopian Airlines at Africa Rail 2015
  • Official National Partner

    SA Express Airways at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Radixx Intl at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Marine Data Solutions at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    KPM Africa at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Gibb at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Hitit Computer Services at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Chieftain Trailers at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Multitel at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Actom Transport at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    A.J.M Engineering Services (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Rollon at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    S.S.G. Consulting at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    The India Thermit Corporation at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Barloworld Handling Pty Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Surtees Tube Technologies Pty Ltd at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Musco Lighting at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Hansafrique at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Continuing Education At The University Of Pretoria at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Ngolovan C.C. at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Proavos Private Limited at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Aveng Manufacturing Lennings Rail Services at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    PAULSTRA HUTCHINSON at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    General Cable at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Interfleet Technology South Africa at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Railex Limited at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Chengdu Aigre Technology Co., Ltd. at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    DB International GmbH at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Mingtu International Exhibition (Beijing)Co.,Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    K.I.U. System Solutions at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Mega Fortris South Africa PTY LTD at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Pelco by Schneider Electric at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    African Rail Company Ltd. at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Techtronic Technology Solutions at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    E2S warning and safety signals at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Schlatter Industries AG at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Throughput Technologies at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Rail Road Association of South Africa at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    SDV/Bollore Africa Logstics at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    CSR Corporation Limited at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Amphenol at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    SSAB south africa at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    CMA CGM Shipping Agencies South Africa at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Ingeteam Power Technology S.A at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Epa Survey & Technical Services at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Ansys Limited at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    RJ Connect at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Helukabel SA at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Narrowtex at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Hytera at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Bombardier at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    WaveTrain Systems AS at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Titagarh Wagons Limited at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Gear Group at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Boise Rail at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    ArcelorMittal at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Phendula Synergy (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    HYCON MARECHAL TECHNOLOGY (PTY) LIMITED at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Terex Port Equipment Southern Africa at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    A B B at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Yale Engineering at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    LH Marthinusen (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    GMT at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Delta Manufacturing at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Vertex at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Harsco Track Technologies at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Railcor Pty Limited at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Voith Turbo (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Wabtec South Africa (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Total Post services at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Engen Petroleum Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Jascom at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Cordstrap SA (Pty) Ltd. at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Big Lift Trucks at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Afri-Cross Logistical Solutions at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Nungu Group at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Lockheed Martin at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Lion of Africa Insurance at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Minmetals International Advertising & Exhibition Co. Ltd. at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Scaw Metals Group at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Hegenscheidt-MFD GmbH & Co. KG at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Nencki at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Kingdom Power Rail Solutions at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Thermitrex (PTY) Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Letsema Consulting & Advisory (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Isringhausen SA (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Powertech (Power Technologies (Pty)Ltd) at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    The Timken Company at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    African Pilot at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    CTE Investments (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Reelin Bearings at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Mtu South Africa at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Voestalpine Vae S A at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    TLC Engineering Solutions (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Lucchini R.S. Spa at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    China Shipbuilding and Offshore International Co.,Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Hellermanntyton at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    ATS - African Traction Systems at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Compressor and Engine Engineering at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Pandrol Sa Pty Ltd at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Microelettrica Scientifica at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Plasserail at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    HARTING SA at Africa Rail 2015
  • Exhibitor

    DCD Group (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Progress Rail EMD at Africa Rail 2015

    Exhibitor

    Imfuyo Projects (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2015

 

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200 exhibitors, 5000 attendees from these sectors

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“The experience at Africa Rail has been exciting, we have been partners for as long as the exhibition has been running and will continue to do so as long as the event continues.”

Msokoli Ntambana, Transnet Engineering

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Co-located with Africa Rail 2015:

  • Transport Africa Awards 2015
  • Africa Ports and Harbours 2015
  • The Cargo Show Africa 2015
  • Transport Security & Safety show Africa 2015
  • Aviation Festival Africa 2015