26 – 27 February 2019
Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre

THE REGIONAL TRANSPORT SHOW FOR INNOVATION, TECHNOLOGY AND STRATEGY

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Presidential Affairs, H.E. Dr. Abdulla Belhaif Al Nuaimi, Minister of Infrastructure and Development and Chairman of the Federal Transport Authority – Land and Maritime, UAE, is delighted to invite you to attend Middle East Rail 2019.
 

In Partnership with

Etihad Rail

Federal Transport Authority

Ministry of Infrastructure

WHAT IS MIDDLE EAST RAIL?

 

Middle East Rail exhibition

Exhibition

The exhibition is where the testing, networking and product interaction happens. With leading rail solution providers showcasing what’s new at the exhibition, this is your chance to ask questions, compare suppliers and evaluate what’s best for you. So whether you’re looking for new connections or progressive thinking, join us.

 

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Middle East Rail conference

Conference

The conference acts as the leading platform for high-level rail leaders to engage with the community and to tackle the biggest challenges in the industry. From modernising legacy networks, to building transport corridors of the future, upgrading signalling and telecommunications systems, and financing new networks; the Middle East Rail conference has it all.

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Middle East Rail speakers

Speakers

200 speakers, including international experts, regional ministries and CEOs of rail operators. Middle East Rail feature the biggest speakers in the industry. This conference comprises of inspirational keynotes and pioneering experts already changing the industry. Come learn about the latest developments, innovations and investment opportunities.

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Middle East Rail networking

Networking

No other railway event creates a show entirely around making sure you meet the right people to grow your business. We attract the most senior representatives from governments, operators, contractors, technology providers and consultants from across the Middle East, North Africa, the Indian Subcontinent and Central Asia and have built hours of networking into the agenda.

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NEW TO 2019

 

 

"No other event can compete with Middle East Rail in the region."


President and Chief Executive Officer, SwissRapide AG

WATCH THE 2018 HIGHLIGHTS

 

"A very successful event; we made lots of new contacts. We plan to be back!”"


CEO, Virgin Hyperloop One

2018 SPEAKERS INCLUDED

 

  • Philippe Citroen at Middle East Rail 2018
    Philippe Citroen
    Director General
    Unife
    Belgium
    Rolf Härdi at Middle East Rail 2018
    Rolf Härdi
    CTO
    Deutsche Bahn AG
    Germany
  • Niklaus H König at Middle East Rail 2018
    Niklaus H König
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    SwissRapide AG
    Switzerland
    Abdulla Salem Al Katheeri at Middle East Rail 2018
    Abdulla Salem Al Katheeri
    Director General
    Federal Transport Authority - Land & Maritime
    United Arab Emirates
  • Juan Alfaro at Middle East Rail 2018
    Juan Alfaro
    CEO
    RENFE
    Spain
    Laurence Batlle at Middle East Rail 2018
    Laurence Batlle
    President of the Executive Board
    RATP DEV
    France
  • Mathieu Dunant at Middle East Rail 2018
    Mathieu Dunant
    Head of Innovation
    R.A.T.P. Group
    France
    Shahrin Abdol Salam at Middle East Rail 2018
    Shahrin Abdol Salam
    SVP – Plans & Development
    SMRT Trains Ltd
    Singapore
  • H.E. Abdulla Belhaif Al Nuaimi at Middle East Rail 2018
    H.E. Abdulla Belhaif Al Nuaimi
    Minister of Infrastructure and Chairman of the Federal Transport Authority - Land & Maritime
    Ministry of Infrastructure Development, UAE
    United Arab Emirates
    Alwalid Alekrish at Middle East Rail 2018
    Alwalid Alekrish
    VP - Programs & Projects
    Arriyadh Development Authority
    Saudi Arabia
  • Mohammad Saud Alhadbah at Middle East Rail 2018
    Mohammad Saud Alhadbah
    Board Member
    Public Authority for Roads & Transportation, Kuwait
    Kuwait
    H.E. Hesham Arafaat at Middle East Rail 2018
    H.E. Hesham Arafaat
    Minister
    Ministry of Transport Egypt
    Egypt
  • H.E. Julio Gomez-Pomar at Middle East Rail 2018
    H.E. Julio Gomez-Pomar
    Secretary of State for Infrastructure, Transport & Housing
    Ministry of Public Works and Transport - Spain
    Spain
    Saeed Rasouli at Middle East Rail 2018
    Saeed Rasouli
    Board Member
    Railway of the Islamic of Iran(RAI)
    Iran
  • Patrick Ropert at Middle East Rail 2018
    Patrick Ropert
    CEO & Chairman of the Supervisory Board, AREP Group
    SNCF Gares & Connexions
    France
    Jean-Jacques Thomas at Middle East Rail 2018
    Jean-Jacques Thomas
    Chief Innovation Officer
    SNCF Réseau
    France

 

THE MIDDLE EAST RAIL OPPORTUNITY

 

346

Billion USD

 Value of active MENA projects

130

Billion USD 

Rail investment in Saudi Arabia

31

Billion USD

Current Iranian railway projects

8.5

Billion USD

Average annual contract award

5

Trillion USD 

Investment in the one belt, one road vision

36

Billion USD

Planned for Egypt's rail network

"We had some excellent meetings. The quality of attendees is exceptionally high."


Project Manager in Overseas Business Division, CRRC

2019 SPONSORS & EXHIBITORS

  • Associate Sponsor

    AECOM at Middle East Rail 2019

    Platinum Sponsor

    C.R.E.C. China Railway Engineering Corporation at Middle East Rail 2019

    Platinum Sponsor

    CRRC Corporation Limited at Middle East Rail 2019
  • Platinum Sponsor

    Etihad Rail at Middle East Rail 2019

    Platinum Sponsor

    Federal Transport Authority - Land & Maritime at Middle East Rail 2019

    Silver Sponsor

    Mapna Group at Middle East Rail 2019
  • Platinum Sponsor

    Ministry of Infrastructure Development, UAE at Middle East Rail 2019

    Associate Sponsor

    Pandrol UK Ltd at Middle East Rail 2019

    Gold Sponsor

    Teltronic at Middle East Rail 2019
  • Silver Sponsor

    Trapeze Group at Middle East Rail 2019

    Associate Sponsor

    Trinity Rail Group at Middle East Rail 2019

    Gold Sponsor

    Unipart Rail at Middle East Rail 2019
  • Silver Sponsor

    United Wagon Company at Middle East Rail 2019

    Exhibitor

    Bonatrans at Middle East Rail 2019

    Exhibitor

    CallNow-Rail at Middle East Rail 2019
  • Exhibitor

    China Innovation Exhibition Co. Ltd at Middle East Rail 2019

    Exhibitor

    India Thermit Corporation Limited at Middle East Rail 2019

    Exhibitor

    LANCom at Middle East Rail 2019
  • Exhibitor

    lucchini at Middle East Rail 2019

    Exhibitor

    MAFEX at Middle East Rail 2019

    Exhibitor

    Manav Enterprise Middle East Fzco at Middle East Rail 2019
  • Exhibitor

    Metals of Bahrain - MEBA at Middle East Rail 2019

    Exhibitor

    Pentair at Middle East Rail 2019

    Exhibitor

    Power Pusher Division of Nu-Star at Middle East Rail 2019
  • Exhibitor

    Riyadh Establishment at Middle East Rail 2019

    Exhibitor

    Talgo at Middle East Rail 2019

    Exhibitor

    Thinc Global Pvt Ltd at Middle East Rail 2019
  • Exhibitor

    Trackmobile LLC at Middle East Rail 2019

 

"Year after year, this is the stand out event in the rail calendar"


Chairman, Rail Working Group

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GET INVOLVED AT MIDDLE EAST RAIL 2019

 

 

TO SPONSOR OR EXHIBIT

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TO REGISTER

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TO SPEAK

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