AFRICA'S LARGEST & ONLY RAIL EVENT

 

The only place to access US $508 billion in African railway projects

 

 

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LEADING RAIL KEYNOTES.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Howard Smith
Operations Director,
Crossrail, UK

Argent Chuula
CEO,
COMESA & ACTESA, Zambia

Jack van der Merve
CEO,
Gautrain Management Agency, South Africa



 
 

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WHY WE ARE THE BEST.

Introducing the Africa Boardroom.

 

This service GUARANTEES our sponsors meetings with African operators, end users and government. The Africa Boardroom service has pre-selected  23 of the top African buyers in the rail space. This is your chance to get face time with a decision maker who would typically take months to secure a meeting with. This is the perfect opportunity to get exclusive insights into projects and influence policy.

 

  Africa Rail- map of operators

DO BUSINESS WITH AFRICA'S OPERATORS

 

CONFERENCE BROCHURE.

24 African Countries |
100 Speakers   |
6500 Attendees |
850 VIP buyers |
250 Exhibitors |

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THE POWER OF WOMEN IN RAIL.

TO CELEBRATE WOMEN AROUND THE WORLD, WE ARE THRILLED TO BE ANNOUNCING SOME KEY FEMALE LEADERS WHO WILL BE SPEAKING AT AFRICA RAIL IN JUNE.

 

Barbara Mommen, CEO,Maputo Corridor Logistics Initiative, South Africa
Liz Whitehouse, Managing Director,Africa House, South Africa
• Emma Wade-Smith,
Trade Director for Sub-Saharan Africa, Department for International trade
• Louise Jacobus,
Country Division Controller: Mobility,Siemens Southern & Eastern Africa
• Maria Mankwana Raoleka,
General Secretary,SANWIT, South Africa

 

Africa Rail would like to increase female attendance to 50% in 2017, if you have female colleagues or friends please encourage them to:


 

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OUR 2017 SPEAKERS.

 

 

 

  • Mr Herman Bruwer at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Herman Bruwer
    General Manager: Safety Compliance
    Railway Safety Regulator
    Mr Argent Chuula at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Argent Chuula
    Chief Executive Officer
    Alliance for Commodity Trade in Eastern & Southern Africa, COMESA
  • Mr Bhekithemba Dlamini at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Bhekithemba Dlamini
    Director Engineering
    Swaziland Railway
    Mr Christian Engelbrecht at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Christian Engelbrecht
    Associate Partner
    Letsema Consulting and Advisory (Pty) Ltd
  • Dr andrea Giuricin at Africa Rail 2017
    Dr andrea Giuricin
    Special Advisor to NTV
    TRA Consulting
    Engr Chidi Izuwah at Africa Rail 2017
    Engr Chidi Izuwah
    Executive Director
    The Presidency, Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission,
  • Mr Charles Kateeba at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Charles Kateeba
    Ag. Managing Director
    Uganda Railways
    Betram Kiswaga at Africa Rail 2017
    Betram Kiswaga
    Deputy Managing Director
    Tazara
  • Mr David Kwenda at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr David Kwenda
    Director of Maintenance
    CEAR
    Barbara Mommen at Africa Rail 2017
    Barbara Mommen
    Chief Executive Officer
    Mcli
  • Mr Chimeta Mulambia at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Chimeta Mulambia
    Head of Production Planning and Control
    Central East African Railways
    Engr. Fidet Okhiria at Africa Rail 2017
    Engr. Fidet Okhiria
    Managing Director
    Nigerian Railway Corporation
  • Mr Isaiah Okoth at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Isaiah Okoth
    Group Chief Executive
    Rift Valley Railways
    Mr Bello Roni at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Bello Roni
    Deputy Director: Signalling and Telecommunications
    Nigerian Railway Corporation
  • Mr Howard Rosen at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Howard Rosen
    Chairman
    Rail Working Group
    Mr Derek Thomas at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Derek Thomas
    Development Economist
    Letsema
  • Mr Didier VANDENBON at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Didier VANDENBON
    Director General
    Cameroon Railways
    Mr Onasanya Fredrick Yomi at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Onasanya Fredrick Yomi
    Assistant Director
    Nigerian Railways Corporation
  • Mr Charles Mwaura at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Charles Mwaura
    Group Chief Executive Officer
    Pamoja Capital
    Mr Nicholas Chikwenya at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Nicholas Chikwenya
    Director of Transport
    Ministry of Transport, Works, Supply and Communications
  • Mr Joubert Fortes Flores Filho at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Joubert Fortes Flores Filho
    Engineering Director
    MetroRio
    Eng. Paul Kabaale at Africa Rail 2017
    Eng. Paul Kabaale
    GM Safety
    Rift Valley Railways
  • Mr Tshepo Kgobe at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Tshepo Kgobe
    Senior Executive Manager : Technical Services
    Gautrain Management Agency
    Mr Jean MAPOUTH at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Jean MAPOUTH
    Rolling Stock Projects Director
    Cameroon Railways
  • Mr Shewangizaw Kifle Mulugeta at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Shewangizaw Kifle Mulugeta
    Director: Business Development
    Ethiopian Railways Coproration
    Mr Jean Nepo Ndayambaje at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Jean Nepo Ndayambaje
    Railway & Cable Car Dvpt Senior Engineer
    Rwanda Transport Development Agency
  • Mr Stephenson Ngubane at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Stephenson Ngubane
    Chief Executive Officer
    Swaziland Railways
    Mr Johny Smith at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Johny Smith
    Chief Executive Officer
    Walvis Bay Corridor Group
  • Mr Kurt Davis at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Kurt Davis
    Investment Banker
    Barclays Capital
    Mr Winston R. Cluff at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Winston R. Cluff
    Managing Director
    Cluff Trade & Investments
  • Youssef Draïss at Africa Rail 2017
    Youssef Draïss
    CEO
    Casablanca Transport Sa
    Mr Vincent Tshiongo at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Vincent Tshiongo
    Chief Operating Officer
    Rift Valley Railways
  • Mr Jack Van Der Merwe at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Jack Van Der Merwe
    Chief Executive Officer
    Gautrain Management Agency
    Mr andrew marsay at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr andrew marsay
    Transport Economist
    'ANDREW MARSAY TRANSPORT ECONOMIST'
  • Mr Hlayisani Matelakengisa at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Hlayisani Matelakengisa
    CEO
    Railroad Association of South Afria
    Mr Essam Selim at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Essam Selim
    Chairman and Former MD
    Egyptian Railways Maintenance & Servces
  • Mr Howard Smith at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Howard Smith
    Operations Director
    Crossrail
    Mr Christopher Chiboboka Musonda at Africa Rail 2017
    Mr Christopher Chiboboka Musonda
    Managing Director
    Zambia Railways

 

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MOST SUCCESSFUL & WELL ATTENDED RAIL EVENT IN AFRICA.   

 

One huge conference, one massive exhibition.

A meeting place for 7,500 attendees, 850 VIPs and 250 exhibitors.

2016 SUCCESS.           

EXHIBITION

With over 150 exhibitors and 5,800 attendees, this is THE one-stop shop for product demonstrations and networking. Leading rail solution providers met our extensive list of buyers from across Africa.

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CONFERENCE

A strategic, two day conference, addressed the key challenges and opportunities that are imperitive to building a smart, efficient and sustainable railway system in Africa.

SPONSOR A SESSION

 

Africa Rail- networking while billions of dollar deals are done

NETWORKING

No other event has a show around making sure you met the right people to grow your business. Attracting senior representatives from governments, operators, end users and consultants from across Africa.

HAVE PRE-ARRANGED MEETINGS

 

 

WHO WE ARE. 

From a small conference with a handful of exhibition stands, it now takes up 2 massive halls in Johannesburg. And has grown to become Africa’s most successful and well attended railways conference and exhibition.

For 2 decades, Africa Rail has become the undisputed leader. It is an unrivalled platform for the continent’s railways industry to come together … to learn, to network and to do business. With a consistent annual increase its no doubt that Africa Rail has been called “the must attend event in the rail industry.” 

 

In 2017 we are expecting:

300 Exhibitors     

6500 Attendees

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THE AFRICA RAIL DIFFERENCE.   

Hosted over

15,886 attendees

over the last 3 years

A CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION IN HARMONY.

MORE CUSTOMERS, MORE BUSINESS>>>

Africa Rail exhibitor borchure- boom your stand today

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DESIGNED TO OPTIMIZE EVERY SALES OPPORTUNITY...

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MAKING HISTORY. 

 

 

AFRICA'S LARGEST RAILWAY EXHIBITION

SINCE 1997

 

 1997

THE SHOW WAS BORN OUT OF A DESIRE TO PLAY A CENTRAL ROLE IN INFLUENCING THE GROWTH OF THE RAILWAY SECTOR

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 2007

THE SHOW CONTINUED TO ACT AS BUILDING BLOCK FOR CHANNELLING INNOVATION AND INVESTMENT AS WELL AS A GUIDE TO HONING IN ON WHAT IS RELEVANT AND CRITICAL FOR ALL IN THE AFRICAN SECTOR

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 2017

NOW IN ITS 20TH YEAR, AFRICA RAIL CONTINUES TO GROW. BILLIONS OF DOLLARS OF BUSINESS HAVE EITHER BEEN INITIATED, CONCLUDED OR INFLUENCDE AT THIS SHOW

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“Biggest rail exhibition in Africa” 

 

Stephane Guy, Services Operations Director, Gibela Rail Transportation

Thousands of rail attendees- operators, end users and government- Africa Rail

SPONSORS & EXHIBITORS.

  • Platinum Sponsor

    GE Transportation at Africa Rail 2017

    Associate Sponsor

    Transnet Engineering at Africa Rail 2017
  • Associate Sponsor

    Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa at Africa Rail 2017

    Gold Sponsor

    Alstom Transport at Africa Rail 2017
  • Gold Sponsor

    Gibela Rail Transportation at Africa Rail 2017

    Gold Sponsor

    Cummins Power Generation at Africa Rail 2017
  • Gold Sponsor

    Ni-Foundry (Guestro) at Africa Rail 2017

    Gold Sponsor

    Thales Global Services SAS at Africa Rail 2017
  • Bronze Sponsor

    Siemens (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2017

    Bronze Sponsor

    Rail Safety Regulator at Africa Rail 2017
  • Lanyard Sponsor

    DACHSER South Africa (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    A B B at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Vossloh at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Bombardier at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    MTU South Africa (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Gear Rail at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Business France at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Scaw Metals Group at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Voith Turbo (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    The Timken Company at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Plasserail at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Schlatter Industries AG at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    PENGG KABEL GmbH at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    HIMA Paul Hildebrandt GmbH at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Sheltam (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    LH Marthinusen (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Radel at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Schaltbau Gmbh at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Wabtec South Africa (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Techtronic Technology Solutions at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Rock Engineering Africa at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Glova Rail As at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    SA Biotech at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    TATRAVAGONKA a.s at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Klueber Lubrication at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Ansys Rail at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Times Microwave by Webb Industries at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Titagarh Wagons AFR at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Ecoan Engineering at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Pfisterer at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    SSAB south africa at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Railserve, Inc. at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    ATS - African Traction Systems at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Thermitrex (PTY) Ltd at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Lucchini R.S. Spa at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Atlas Copco South Africa at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Hardface Technology Pty Ltd at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    The India Thermit Corporation at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Surtees Tube Technologies Pty Ltd at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Brady Corporation at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Penbro Kelnick at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Prime Automation - Pilz at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Rugged Interconnect Technologies at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    United Wagon Company at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Sebvest Engineering at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Railcor Pty Limited at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    NSH Rail Services CC at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Actum Electronics Closed Corporation at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Aveng Manufacturing Lennings Rail Services at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Electro Motive Diesel at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Brenco Reelin at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Isringhausen SA (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    HARTING SA at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Phendula Synergy Pty Ltd at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Letsema Consulting and Advisory (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Microelettrica Scientifica at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    B B D Steel Supplies at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Hellermanntyton at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    A.J.M Engineering Services (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Voestalpine Vae S A at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Bakara Engineering (Pty) Ltd at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    CCPITMSC at Africa Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    ŚRUBENA UNIA S.A at Africa Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Jiangsu Tedrail Industrial Co,. LTD at Africa Rail 2017

EVERY EXHIBITOR HAS A SUCCESS STORY...

Africa Rail- save the date 13-14 June 2017

“Must attend event in the rail industry”

 

Matthias Handschin, Business Development Director, Alstom  

WHO SHOULD SPONSOR/ EXHIBIT.  

Africa Rail- engineering & construction exhibitors

Engingeering & Construction

Africa Rail- rolling stock exhibitors

Rolling Stock &  Components

Africa Rail- signalling exhibitors

Signalling, Telecommunications & IT

Africa Rail- energy and power exhibitors

Energy & Power

Africa Rail- equipment & maitenance exhibitors

Equipment & Maintenance Services

Africa Rail- track and infrastructure exhibitors

Track & Station Infrastructure

Africa Rail- ticketing system exhibitors

Ticketing Systems

Africa Rail- legal and financial exhibitors

Legal & Financial services, Enterprise & Asset Management

Africa Rail- tunneling and construction exhibitors

Tunneling & Construction, Safety & Security

Africa Rail- IOT & analytic exhibitors

IOT & Analytics

EXPERIENCE

AFRICA RAIL.

 

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