2017 CONFERENCE SPEAKERS 

 

Abdur-Rahman Abdullah, Vice President, Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University

Abdur-Rahman Abdullah at Africa Rail 2017

Yonov Frederick AGAH, Deputy Director-General, W.T.O.

Yonov Frederick AGAH at Africa Rail 2017

Gaurav Agarwal, Director of Corporate Co-ordination, Ministry Of Railways, India

Gaurav Agarwal at Africa Rail 2017

Corneille Ahossi, Director General, OCBN Benin-Niger Railways

Lovemore Bingandadi, Transport Advisor SADC, Tripartite COMESA, EAC and SADC

Lovemore Bingandadi at Africa Rail 2017

Seth Bodnar, Chief Digital Officer, President Digital Solutions, G.E. Transportation

HE Talai Boudjema, Minister, Ministry of Public Works and Transport

HE Talai Boudjema at Africa Rail 2017

Herman Bruwer, General Manager: Safety Compliance, Railway Safety Regulator

Herman Bruwer at Africa Rail 2017

Christopher Chiboboka Musonda, Managing Director, Zambia Railways

Nicholas Chikwenya, Director of Transport, Ministry of Transport, Works, Supply and Communications

Nicholas Chikwenya at Africa Rail 2017

Argent Chuula, Chief Executive Officer, Alliance for Commodity Trade in Eastern & Southern Africa, COMESA

Winston R. Cluff, Managing Director, Cluff Trade & Investments

William Dachs, Chief Operations Officer, Gautrain Management Agency

Andreas dammann, Business Manager Rail - EMEA, Cummins Inc

Azoupiou Daouda, Director of Cabinet, Ministry of Transports - Burkina Faso

Azoupiou Daouda at Africa Rail 2017

Kurt Davis, Investment Banker, Barclays Capital

Bhekithemba Dlamini, Director Engineering, Swaziland Railway

Youssef Draïss, CEO, Casablanca Transport Sa

Pieter Du Plessis, Group Executive Chairman, Naledi Inhlanganiso

Pieter Du Plessis at Africa Rail 2017

Fabio Duarte, Commercial and B.D Director, Nacala Railway Corridor

Christian Engelbrecht, Associate Partner, Letsema Consulting and Advisory (Pty) Ltd

Christian Engelbrecht at Africa Rail 2017

Joubert Fortes Flores Filho, Engineering Director, MetroRio

Azzedine Fridi, General Manager, ANESRIF

Azzedine Fridi at Africa Rail 2017

Desire Gapili, Head of Urban Transport, Chad Ministry of Transport

Desire Gapili at Africa Rail 2017

Dr andrea Giuricin, Managing director of CRIET - Transport at University, Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV)

HE Minsao Gnofam, Minister, Togo Ministry of Infrastructure &Transport

HE Minsao Gnofam at Africa Rail 2017

Alfred Gunzo, Chief Engineering Officer, National Railways of Zimbabwe

Alfred Gunzo at Africa Rail 2017

Dr Angus Hay, General Manager, Neotel

Dr Angus Hay at Africa Rail 2017

Yassir Hida, Head of Service Operations, Moroccan National Railways ONCF

Yassir Hida at Africa Rail 2017

Engr Chidi Izuwah, Executive Director, The Presidency, Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission,

Louise Jacobus, Country Division Control: Mobility, Siemens Southern & Eastern Africa, Siemens

Louise Jacobus at Africa Rail 2017

Paul Kabaale, GM Safety, Rift Valley Railways

Paul Kabaale at Africa Rail 2017

Charles Kateeba, Ag. Managing Director, Uganda Railways

Tshepo Kgobe, Senior Executive Manager : Technical Services, Gautrain Management Agency

Michael Kisaka, Director Rail Regulation, SUMATRA

Betram Kiswaga, Deputy Managing Director, Tazara

SANJAY Kumar, Chief Engineer (Signal, KOLKATA METRO RAIL CORPORATION

SANJAY Kumar at Africa Rail 2017

David Kwenda, Director of Maintenance, CEAR

Israel Mbwi Lambi, Director General, SNCC

Nthabeleng Ledwaba, Head: Faleme Integrated Project, In Partnership with the Ministry of Infrastructure and Land Transport, Faleme Integrated Project

Nthabeleng Ledwaba at Africa Rail 2017

Jean MAPOUTH, Rolling Stock Projects Director, Cameroon Railways

Jean MAPOUTH at Africa Rail 2017

andrew marsay, Transport Economist, 'ANDREW MARSAY TRANSPORT ECONOMIST'

Hlayisani Matelakengisa, CEO, Railroad Association of South Afria

Barbara Mommen, Chief Executive Officer, Mcli

Chimeta Mulambia, Head of Production Planning and Control, Central East African Railways

Shewangizaw Kifle Mulugeta, Director: Business Development, Ethiopian Railways Coproration

HE Justin Kalumba Mwana-Ngongo, Former Minister of Transportation & Commerce, Ministry of Transport- DRC

HE Justin Kalumba Mwana-Ngongo at Africa Rail 2017

Charles Mwaura, Group Chief Executive Officer, Pamoja Capital

Charles Mwaura at Africa Rail 2017

Yongama Sigqibo Ndungane, Deputy Director: Transport Policies and Strategies, WCG: Dept. of Transport and Public Works

Yongama Sigqibo Ndungane at Africa Rail 2017

Jean Nepo Ndayambaje, Railway & Cable Car Dvpt Senior Engineer, Rwanda Transport Development Agency

Stephenson Ngubane, Chief Executive Officer, Swaziland Railways

William Oberkramer, Alstom Global Solutions Director - Freight & Mining, Alstom

William Oberkramer at Africa Rail 2017

Fidet Okhiria, Managing Director, Nigerian Railway Corporation

Isaiah Okoth, Group Chief Executive, Rift Valley Railways

Vivian Ramathuba, Senior Industry Development Manager, IDC

Vivian Ramathuba at Africa Rail 2017

Maria Raoleka, General Secretary, Sanwit

Hubert François Razanakoto, Director General of Land Transport, Ministry of Transport - Madagascar

Hubert François Razanakoto at Africa Rail 2017

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

Bello Roni at Africa Rail 2017

Howard Rosen, Chairman, Rail Working Group

Paul Runge, Chief Executive Officer, Africa Project Access

Ankala Saibaba, Chief Engineer in Indian Railways, Indian Railways

Ole Torp Sejersen, TMS specialist, IDA

Essam Selim, Chairman and Former MD, Egyptian Railways Maintenance & Servces

Dr Natalie Skeepers, Non- Executive Director, PRASA

Johny Smith, Chief Executive Officer, Walvis Bay Corridor Group

Howard Smith, Operations Director, Crossrail

Nikhil Swami, Executive Engineer, Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation Limited

Derek Thomas, Development Economist, Letsema

Peter Thomas, Chief Commercial Officer for GE Transportation’s Digital Solutions, GE Transportation

Vincent Tshiongo, Chief Operating Officer, Rift Valley Railways

Vincent Tshiongo at Africa Rail 2017

Jack Van Der Merwe, Chief Executive Officer, Gautrain Management Agency

Didier VANDENBON, Director General, Cameroon Railways

Didier VANDENBON at Africa Rail 2017

Emma Wade-Smith, Regional Director, UK Trade and Investment

Liz Whitehouse, Managing Director, Africa House

Liz Whitehouse at Africa Rail 2017

Faizel Williams, , Transnet Rail Engineering

Faizel Williams at Africa Rail 2017

Dr Onasanya Fredrick Yomi, Assistant Director: Signalling & Telecommunications, Nigerian Railways Corporation

Attaoulah Zakaouanou, Director of Rail Transport, Niger Ministry of Transport

Attaoulah Zakaouanou at Africa Rail 2017

Jordan Zimba, Government Inspector of Railway, Ministry of Transport, Works, Supply and Communications