2018 SPEAKERS

 

KEY SPEAKERS IN 2018

 

Mark Wild

Mark Wild, Managing Director, Transport for London

Phil Washington

Phil Washington, CEO, LA Metro

Leslie Woo

Leslie Woo, Chief Planning and Development Officer

B.C. Yen, President, Taipei Metro

 

Lamonte

Jon Lamonte, CEO, TfGM (Manchester)

Marcelo Dourado

Marcelo Dourado, Managing Director, Metro de Brasilia

leanne redden

Leanne Redden, Executive Director, RTA Chicago

CC Chang

CC Chang, Commissioner, New Taipei Light Rail

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K D Adamson, Futurist & CEO, Futurenautics Group, United Kingdom

Lorenzo Aguilar Camelo, General Director, Monterrey Metro, Mexico

Lorenzo Aguilar Camelo at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Cesáreo Gonzalez Alvarez, Chief Executive Officer, Telice, Spain

Roberto Andreoli, Chief Information and Technology Officer, A.T.M. - Azienda Trasporti Milanesi, Italy

Babakalli Ankali, Assistant Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Glasgow, United Kingdom

Andres Arizkorreta, Chief Executive Officer, CAF, Spain

Alexander Arriola, General Director, S.P.R.I., Spain

Alexander Arriola at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Eneko Arruebarrena Elizondo, CEO, Metro Bilbao, Spain

Eneko Arruebarrena Elizondo at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Ander Azkarate, Head of R&D Railway, Danobat, Spain

Ramon Azuara, Director General, Renfe Pasajeros, Spain

Joanna Baczewska, Chief Financial Officer, Tramwaje Warszawskie, Poland

Michael Barillère-Scholz, Managing Director, IOKI by Deutsche Bahn, Germany

Michael Barillère-Scholz at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Sylvain Baro, Senior Design Engineer, SNCF, France

Alexander Barron, Associate Director and Head of Metro Benchmarking, Railway and Transport Strategy Centre, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Wojciech Bartelski, CEO, Tramwaje Warszawskie, Poland

Sharief Bartthis, Project Owner, Transnet Engineering, South Africa

Richard Bell, Deputy CISO, Transport for London, United Kingdom

Richard Bell at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Dorothee Bernier, Corporate & Social Responsibility Manager, Thalys, Belgium

Antonio Berrios, Director for Technology Innovation, ADIF, Spain

Antonio Berrios at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Daniel Blauensteiner, WienMobil Project Manager, Wiener Linien, Austria

Steffen Bobsien, SVP European Asset Maintenance and Technology, DB Cargo, Germany

Henok Bogale, Deputy CEO, Ethiopian Railways Corp, Ethiopia

Paul Booth, Principal Engineer, Network Rail, United Kingdom

Nicolás Orejuela Botero, CEO, Metro Cali, Colombia

Joudia Boujdaini, International Business, CAF SIGNALLING, Spain

Søren Boysen, Director of Technical Division, Banedanmark, Denmark

Gautier Brodeo, Senior Advisor - Railway Safety, RATP, France

Andrea Bruschi, Transportation and Mobility Planner, Metropolitana Milanese SpA, Italy

Dr Holger Busch, Scientific Advisor, Fraktion Bündnis 90 / Die Grünen, Germany

Dr Holger Busch at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Stéphane Callet, Director Signalling Projects, SNCF, France

Eli Canetti, Expansion Manager, MetrôRio, Brazil

Paolo Capece, Product Manager, Camlin Rail, United Kingdom

Paolo Capece at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Paolo Carbone, Head of Public Transport Capital Programmes, Transport Infrastructure Ireland, Ireland

Dr. Cheng-chiou Chang, Committee Member, Department of Rapid Transit Systems, Taiwan

Meng Cheng Chao, Director - Information Technology Division, Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation, Taiwan

Michal Cieslik, Chief Security Officer, Wiener Linien, Austria

Philippe Citroen, Director General, Unife, Belgium

Lisa Constable, Head of Environment & Sustainable Development, Network Rail, United Kingdom

Peter Cushing, Managing Director, Cushing IP and Co Ltd, United Kingdom

Mark Davis, General Manager, D.L.R., United Kingdom

Juan Antonio Delgado, Head of Business Development, Marketing and Communication, Stadler Rail Valencia, Spain

David Alvarez Diez, Research Engineer, ArcelorMittal, Spain

Andres Munoz De Dios Rodriguez, Managing Director, Metropolitano de Tenerife SA, Spain

José Luis Domingo Zayas, Head of Mass Transit, Mobility Division, Siemens, Spain

Marcelo Dourado, CEO, Metro DF - Companhia do Metropolitano do Distrito Federal, Brazil

Mathieu Dunant, Head of Innovation, R.A.T.P. Group, France

Nick Earle, SVP - Global Field Operations, Virgin Hyperloop One, United Kingdom

Tomás Andrés Elejalde Escobar, Managing Director, Metro de Medellín, Colombia

Pier Eringa, Chief Executive Officer, ProRail, Netherlands

Carlos Esquiroz, CEO, Metro Ligero de Madrid, Spain

Carlos Esquiroz at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Carme Fabregas, Chief Technology Officer, Autoritat Del Transport Metropolita, Spain

Carme Fabregas at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Enrique Fernandez Pino, Group CIO, Go Ahead Group, United Kingdom

Paulo Menezes Figueiredo, Chief Executive Officer, Metro São Paulo - Companhia do Metropolitano de São Paulo, Brazil

Tim Flower, Professional Head of Maintenance, Network Rail, United Kingdom

Pedro Fortea, Director, MAFEX, Spain

Pedro Fortea at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Juan José Gainza, Product Manager, ArcelorMittal, Spain

Laia Garriga, Business Development Manager, Rail Industry, Eurecat Centro Tecnológico De Catalunya, Spain

Aitor Garritano, CEO, Euskal Trenbide Sarea - Red Ferroviaria Vasca, Spain

Aitor Garritano at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Jorge Arrambide Garza, Managing Director, Monterrey Metro, Mexico

Vincent Georjon, Deputy General Manager, SMTC - Tisséo, France

Milton Gioia, Operations Director, Metrô São Paulo - Companhia do Metropolitano de São Paulo, Brazil

Luis Giralt, Area Director for Latin America, CAF, Spain

Luis Giralt at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Mogens Hagelskær, CEO, Odense Tramway, Denmark

Rolf Härdi, CTO, Deutsche Bahn AG, Germany

Rolf Härdi at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Amy Harhoff, Director of Corporate Affairs, Transport for Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

Charles Hoskins, Senior Director, Strathclyde Partnership for Transport, United Kingdom

Tobyn Hughes, Managing Director, Nexus, United Kingdom

Bob Huisman, Manager of Maintenance Research and Development, N.S., Netherlands

Frederic Jans-Cooremans, Project Manager, Transport Systems, STIB-MIVB, Belgium

Carel Jonckheere, Digital Railway Project Director, Infrabel, Belgium

Mark Joseph, Chief Development Officer, Transdev, United States

Jung Gyeong Woo, Director of IT, Korail, Republic Of Korea

Kumar Keshav, Managing Director, Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation, India

Nick Kingsley, Managing Editor, Railway Gazette International, United Kingdom

Thomas Kritzer, Head of Tramway Division, Wiener Linien, Austria

Nir Kugel, Deputy General Manager, Design, N.T.A. Metropolitan Mass Transit System Ltd, Israel

Sanjay Kumar, Chief Engineer – Signalling & Telecommunications, Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation, India

Jean Robert Laarhoven, Commercial Director, Amurrio Ferrocarril Y Equipos Sa, Spain

Jean Robert Laarhoven at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Jon Lamonte, Chief Executive Officer, Transport for Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

Xabier Larrea, ESS Platform Manager, Caf Power & Automation, Spain

Ana Laura Morais, Director of Planning, Metro de Panama, Panama

Imanol Leza, CEO, Euskotren, Spain

Imanol Leza at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Javier Lopez, Commercial Director, Pandrol Ltd, Spain

Ralph Luijt, Manager Energy & Environment, NS Reizigers, Netherlands

Juliette Marais, Research Fellow, IFSTAR, France

Luis Miguel Martinez Palencia, Director of Strategic Planning and Operation, Consorcio De Transportes De Madrid, Spain

Luis Miguel Martinez Palencia at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Christopher McMorrow, Head of Fleet Management, Irish Rail, Ireland

Maz Mirza bin Mohd Aminurashid, Head, Information Technology, Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd, Malaysia

Mohammad Montazeri, Deputy Managing Director, Tehran Urban & Suburban Railway Company - TUSRC, Iran

Alejandro Moreno, Director, Midland Metro Alliance, Spain

Ana Maria Moreno, General Manager, Los Tranvías de Zaragoza, Spain

Ana Maria Moreno at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

David Moris, Product manager - Transport Rails, ArcelorMittal, Spain

Andrew Morsley, Head of Maintenance Modernisation, TFL, United Kingdom

Amandine Moutte, Assistant Project Manager, Line 4 Automation Project, RATP, France

Jurgen Mues, Head of Asset Management, SBB Cargo, Switzerland

Ramón Muntada, Kaohsiung Tram Technical Director, CAF Turnkey & Engineering, Spain

Lakshmi Narayanan, Chief Environment Expert, Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority, India

Jesus Navarro, Head of Rolling Stock, T.M.B. - Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona, Spain

Jesus Navarro at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Meike Niedbal, Head of Business Development, D.B. Station and Service, Germany

Miguel Nieto, Director General, ADIF, Spain

Miguel Nieto at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Miguel Nieto, Director General, ADIF, Spain

Miguel Nieto at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Nikolaos Nikolopoulos, Head of Signaling and Train Control Dept., Attiko Metro, Greece

Nikolaos Nikolopoulos at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Maria Concepcion Ortega Ortiz, Urban Light Transport Manager, IDOM, Spain

Milena Oschmann, Environmental Expert, Deutsche Bahn, Germany

Nicholas Owen, Journalist, Presenter & Rail Enthusiast, BBC, United Kingdom

Felipe Sanjuan Pasamar, BDM Transport, Sepura Plc, Spain

Felipe Sanjuan Pasamar at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Geert Pauwels, Chief Executive Officer, Lineas, Belgium

Juan Francisco Paz, Corporate Communication, SENER Ingenieria Y Sistemas S.A., Spain

Juan Francisco Paz at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Tim Poole, Program Director Parramatta Light Rail, Parramatta Light Rail, Australia

Holger Pütz, CEO, voestalpine SIGNALING Sainerholz GmbH, Germany

Holger Pütz at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Egle Radvile, Director of Information Technology, JSC Lithuanian Railways, Lithuania

Egle Radvile at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Oscar Ramon Alaman, Export Director, Implaser, Spain

Oscar Ramon Alaman at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Leanne Redden, Executive Director, Regional Transportation Authority Chicago, United States

Martin Röhrleef, Project and Innovation Manager, Üstra Hannoversche Verkehrsbetriebe Ag, Germany

Aurelio Rojo, Secretario General, Alamys, Spain

Kaspars Rokens, COO, Rail Baltica, Latvia

Dirk Rompf, Managing Director Network Planning and Major Projects, DB Netz AG, Germany

Efim Rozenberg, First Deputy General Director, JSC NIIAS, Russian Railways, Russian Federation

Victor Ruiz, President, MAFEX, Spain

Lauren Sager Weinstein, Chief Data Officer, Transport for London, United Kingdom

Cécile Saint-Marc, Project Manager, SNCF Reseau, France

Juan Carlos Sanchez, Technical Manager, JEZ, Spain

Patrick Savoie, Business Development Manager for Energy Management, ABB, Canada

Christian Schlehuber, Team Leader CyberSecurity OT, Db Netz, Germany

Jan Schneider-Tilli, Programme Director, Banedanmark, Denmark

Jörn Schwarze, Technical Director, Kölner Verkehrs-Betriebe Ag, Germany

Ivana Semanjski, City of Ghent, Belgium

Ivana Semanjski at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Anja-Maria Sonntag, Head of Digital Transformation, SBB Cargo, Switzerland

Craig Stewart, Chief Capital Planning & Program Management, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, United States

Craig Stewart at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Chee Keong Tan, Deputy Director, S.M.R.T. Corp, Singapore

Enrique Torres Verdasco, Director of Sales, Mobility Division, Siemens, Spain

Carlos Alberto Ugaz Montero, Managing Director, Autoridad Autonoma del Sistema Electrico de Transporte Masivo de Lima y Callao A.A.T.E., Peru

Kilian Ulm, Head of Business, Axon Vibe, Switzerland

The Most Excellent Iñigo Urkullu, President/ Lehendakari, Basque Government, Spain

The Most Excellent Iñigo Urkullu at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Ianko Valero, Technical Director, Traction Area, Ingeteam Power Technology S.A, Spain

Paulius Valiulis, Head of Innovation Labs, Lithuanian Railway, Lithuania

Danny Vaughan, Head of Metrolink, Transport for Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

Rik Vos, Chief Operating Officer, Lineas, Belgium

Rik Vos at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

Nalinaksh Vyas, Chairman, Technology Mission, Indian Railways, India

Phillip Washington, Chief Executive Officer, Los Angeles Metro, United States

Wendy Welsh, Head of Air Operations, Network Rail, United Kingdom

Mark Wild, Managing Director, London Underground, United Kingdom

Gareth Williams, Head of Energy & Environment, Northern Rail Ltd, United Kingdom

Joachim Winter, Senior Scientist and Project Manager, German Aerospace Centre (DLR), Germany

Leslie Woo, Chief Planning and Development Officer, Metrolinx, Canada

Leslie Woo at World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018

B.C. Yen, President, Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation, Taiwan

Alvaro Zevallos, Sales Area Manager, NEM Solutions, Spain

 


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