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INNOVATION

THE FUTURE IS INNOVATION - THE FUTURE IS RAIL - THE FUTURE IS HERE

TRANSFORMATION

The latest technologies transforming regional rail networks

COLLABORATION

UPDATES FROM MAJOR PROJECTS ACROSS MENA & CENTRAL AND SOUTH

Official Government Partners

 

 

MEET THE SPEAKERS

H.E. Dr Abdulla Belhaif Al Nuaimi at Middle East Rail
H.E. Dr Abdulla Belhaif Al Nuaimi
Minister of Infrastructure Development
Sir Peter Hendy
Sir Peter Hendy
Chairman
Network Rail, UK
H.E. Abdul Mohsen Ibrahim Younu
H.E. Abdul Mohsen Ibrahim Younu
CEO of Rail Agency
Roads & Transport Authority, UAE
asset assavbayev at middle east rail
Asset Assavbayev
Chairman of Transport Comittee
Ministry of Investments and Developments, Kazakhstan
mahmood baligh
H.E. Mahmood Baligh
Minister
Ministry of Public Works, Afghanistan   
peter lunden-welden
Peter Lunden-Welden
President & CEO
Seoul Line 9 Operation Company, Korea
khaled el din at middle east rail
Khaled el Din
Vice Chairman for Freight Transport
Egyptian National Railways, Egypt
Youssef Draïss
Youssef Draïss
CEO
Casablanca Transport, Morocco
salah allouzi at Middle East Rail
Salah Allouzi
Director General
Jordan Hejaz Railway, Jordan
Mohamed Siala
Mohamed Siala
Chairman
Libyan Railroads, Libya
 
John Lesniewski
John Lesniewski
Group Chief Commercial Officer
Oman Global Logistics Group, Oman  
Ali Abdollahpour
Ali Abdollahpour
Vice Managing Director
TUSROC, Iran 
MOhammad yamma shams at middle east rail
Mohammad Yamma Shams
President & CEO
Afghanistan Railway Authority, Afghanistan  
Dr Eng Getachew Betru
Dr Eng Getachew Betru
CEO
Ethiopian Railway Corporation, Ethiopia
charles kateeba
Charles Kateeba
Managing Director
Uganda Railways, Uganda
mohammad montazeri
Mohammad Montazeri
Deputy Managing Director
Tehran Urban & Suburban Railway Company, Iran
Hussain Al Saffar
Hussain Al Saffar
Director – Rail Right of Way Department
Roads & Transport Authority, UAE  
ibrahim sheerah
Ibraheem Sheerah
Corporate Control Director - Strategy, PMO, Quality & Risk Management
Saudi Railway Company (SAR), Saudi Arabia
Ayoob Aloshan
Ayoob Aloshan
Financial Control Director
Saudi Railway Company, Saudi Arabia
Mohamed Mahmoud Ahmed
Mohamed Mahmoud Ahmed
General Manager of Strategy and Investment Projects
Egyptian National Railways, Egypt
 
stephen lines
Stephen Lines
Senior Commercial Manager - Red Line South Contract Administration Department
Qatar Rail, Qatar
hadi al nakash
Hadi Al Nakash
DG of Railways Southern Iraq / Basra
Iraqi Republic Railways, Iraq
azzedine fridi
Azzedine Fridi
General Manager
ANESRIF, Algeria
john dottie
John Dottie
Managing Director
Nigerian Railway Corporation, Nigeria
parag khanna
Parag Khanna
World-leading author and expert of the ‘one belt, one road’ plan, Connectography, Singapore
shahrin salam
Shahrin Salam
VP – Trains Planning & Capability Development
SMRT Corporation, Singapore
Henrik Olsen
Henrik Olsen
CEO
Copenhagen Metro, Denmark
Projjal Dutta
Projjal Dutta
Director - Sustainability Initiatives
Metropolitan Transportation Authority New York, USA​ 
Ciro Biderman
Ciro Biderman
Chief Innovation Officer, Sao Paulo City Hall, & Chief of Staff
SPTrans, Brazil
Vladimir Vladimirov
Vladimir Vladimirov
CEO
Bulgarian State Railways, Bulgaria  
 
phillip citroen
Philippe Citroën
Director General
UNIFE, Belgium  
carlo borghini
Carlo Borghini
Executive Director
Shift2Rail, Belgium
mamuka bakhtadze
Mamuka Bakhtadze
CEO
Georgian Railway, Georgia​ 
Emmanuel Vivant
Emmanuel Vivant
CEO, RATP Dev Transdev Asia & Managing Director, Hong Kong Tramways, Hong Kong
Niklaus König
Niklaus König
President & CEO
SwissRapide AG, Switzerland
Azmi Abdul Aziz
Azmi Abdul Aziz
President & Group Managing Director
Prasarana Malaysia Berhad, Malaysia
Kumar Keshav
Kumar Keshav
Managing Director
Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation, India
Ba Myint
Ba Myint
Deputy Managing Director
Myanmar Railways, Myanmar
Rob lloyd
Rob Lloyd
CEO
Hyperloop One, USA
Howard Smith
Howard Smith
Operations Director
Crossrail, UK
 
 
 
joubert flores
Joubert Flores
Director of Engineering
MetroRio, Brazil
Han Wei Yang
Dr HanWei Yang
Director of Engineering
Taiwan High Speed Rail, Taiwan
Bhekithemba Dlamini
Bhekithemba Dlamini
Director of Engineering
Swaziland Railway, Swaziland  
renaire huntley
Renaire Huntley
Executive Manager
Railway Safety Regulator, South Africa
Galetlolwe Semenya
Galetlolwe Semenya
Senior Manager - Operational Readiness
PRASA Rail, South Africa
simon daum
Simon Daum
Head of Strategy Passenger Transport
Deutsche Bahn AG, Germany
Dr Khaled Abbas
Dr Khaled Abbas
Former Chairman
Egypt National Institute of Transport, Egypt  
Arash Mirzaei
Arash Mirzaei
Regional Director – Middle East
DB International GmbH, Germany
Silvester Prakasam
Silvester Prakasam
Director - Fare System
Land Transport Authority, Singapore
Mario Roznak
Mario Roznak
Board Member
Voestalpine Track Solutions Saudi Arabia & WS Service GmbH, Austria
 
 
petros chronopolous
Petros Chronopoulos 
Structural Expert – Secondee to Doha Metro , Qatar Rail , Qatar & Structural Expert, Deutsche Bahn, Germany
Christian Schang
Christian Schang
Major Project Director
SNCF Reseau, France
Helmut Scholze
Helmut Scholze
Partner
Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, Germany  
Renato de Castro
Renato de Castro
Chief Advisor to the Board
Smart Cities Wheel, Italy
Naji Atallah
Naji Atallah
Head of AEC
Autodesk Inc., UAE
 
 

THE CONFERENCE

 

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100SPEAKERS

800DELEGATES

20+PROJECT UPDATES

 

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THE EVENT THAT CONNECTS TWO CONTINENTS

20

MINISTERS OF TRANSPORT

600

GOVERNMENT
BUYERS

200

RAIL
OPERATORS

 

18,000SQM 

350EXHIBITORS

8,000ATTENDEES

 

346

Billion USD

 Value of active MENA projects

130

Billion USD 

Rail investment in Saudi Arabia

31

Billion USD

Current Iranian railway projects

36

Billion USD

Full steam ahead for rail investment in Qatar

5

Trillion USD 

Investment in the one belt, one road vision

36

Billion USD

Planned for Egypt's rail network

OUR SPONSORS & EXHIBITORS

 

 

  • Official Government Partner

    Federal Transport Authority - Land & Maritime at Middle East Rail 2017

    Official Government Partner

    Ministry of Infrastructure Development at Middle East Rail 2017

    Platinum Sponsor

    Greenbrier at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Platinum Sponsor

    Autodesk at Middle East Rail 2017

    Platinum Sponsor

    Siemens LLC at Middle East Rail 2017

    Platinum Sponsor

    Vossloh at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Gold Sponsor

    Arabian Railway Company at Middle East Rail 2017

    Gold Sponsor

    Progress Rail/ Electro Motive Diesel at Middle East Rail 2017

    Gold Sponsor

    Thales at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Silver Sponsor

    Voestalpine at Middle East Rail 2017

    Silver Sponsor

    DITECFER District for Rail Technologies, High Speed, Safety & Security at Middle East Rail 2017

    Silver Sponsor

    XRAIL Solutions Ltd at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Silver Sponsor

    8over8 Limited at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exclusive Hyperloop Partner

    Hyperloop Technologies, Inc. at Middle East Rail 2017

    Associate / VIP Lounge Sponsor

    Wabtec Corporation at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Associate Sponsor

    E-Solutions/Maximo at Middle East Rail 2017

    Associate Sponsor

    Parsons at Middle East Rail 2017

    Strategic Consultant Partner

    Roland Berger Strategy Consultants at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Lunch Day 1 Sponsor

    AECOM at Middle East Rail 2017

    Delegate Lanyard Sponsor

    Elektro-Thermit GmbH & Co. KG at Middle East Rail 2017

    Delegate Lanyard Sponsor

    Goldschmidt Thermit GmbH at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Visitor Lanyard Sponsor

    Pandrol Track Systems at Middle East Rail 2017

    Gateway Sponsor

    Laborex at Middle East Rail 2017

    Infrastructure Theatre Sponsor

    Network Rail Consulting at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Amberg Technologies AG at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    ASC GmbH at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Bayerische Kabelwerke AG at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    BBM – Officine Meccaniche S.p.A at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Bertolotti Spa at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Bharat Forge CDP GmbH at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Agent

    China Innovation Exhibition Co. Ltd at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Dahua Technologies Middle East at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Doga Fuarcilik at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Easy World Technologies at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Flir Intelligent Transportation Systems at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Getzner at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Giugiaro Design at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Greenwood Engineering at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Herrenknecht AG at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    HOK at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    The India Thermit Corpo Ltd at Middle East Rail 2017

    Partner

    Inspiren at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Intamin Transportation Ltd at Middle East Rail 2017

    Agent

    Intec Export Intelligence Ltd at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Irmie Impianti srl at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Joseph Group at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Loko Trans sro at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Loram at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Lucchini SA at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    MAFEX at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    MG - Valdunes at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    MORAVIA STEEL A.S. at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Mors Smitt at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    NEM Solutions at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Nexans at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Nordco at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Olab srl at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    O.T.N. Systems at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Prosys – Infopro Digital Middle East at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    PTV Group at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Radio Frequency Systems GmbH at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Rail Pardaz System at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Rail Technology International Pty Ltd at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Railway Advanced Maintenance at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    A. Rawie at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    RUSEXPO at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Schwihag Ag at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Spectrum General Trading at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Subway at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Talgo at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Teleste at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Terrafirma at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Track Tec at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    T.R.S. Staffing Solutions at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    United Wagon Company at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Hugo Vogelsang Maschinenbau GmbH at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    WBN Waggonbau Niesky GmbH at Middle East Rail 2017

    Exhibitor

    Westermo at Middle East Rail 2017
  • Exhibitor

    Zephir Spa at Middle East Rail 2017

 

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