Early Confirmed 2019 Speakers Include:


Brian Kelly


California High Speed Rail Authority

Andrew McNaughton

Strategic Technical Adviser


Yves Zischek

Leader 4.0 


Mathieu Dunant

Head of Innovation

R.A.T.P Group

Ana Maria Morena

General Manager

Los Tranvias de Zaragoza

Bertrand Minary

Chief Innovation & Digital Officer


Anja Maria Sonntag

Head of Digital Transformation

 SBB Cargo

Ralph Luijt

Manager Energy & Environment

 NS Reizigers


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

Babakalli Alkala at RAIL Live 2019

Paul Booth, Principal Engineer, Network Rail, United Kingdom

Paul Booth at RAIL Live 2019

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

Dr Holger Busch at RAIL Live 2019

Stéphane Callet, Director Signalling Projects, SNCF, France

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

Dr. Cheng-Chiou Chang at RAIL Live 2019

Michal Cieslik, Chief Security Officer, Wiener Linien, Austria

Michal Cieslik at RAIL Live 2019

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

Peter Cushing at RAIL Live 2019

Mark Davis, General Manager, London Trams, United Kingdom

Mark Davis at RAIL Live 2019

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

Mathieu Dunant at RAIL Live 2019

Duilio Fatti, Head of Knowledge and Interfaces Management, Ferrovie Dello Stato Italiane, Italy

Diego Galar, Professor, Lulea University, Sweden

Diego Galar at RAIL Live 2019

Andy Harrison, Founder, Mim, United Kingdom

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

Charles Hoskins at RAIL Live 2019

Tobyn Hughes, Managing Director, Nexus, United Kingdom

Tobyn Hughes at RAIL Live 2019

Bob Huisman, Manager of Maintenance Research and Development, NS, Netherlands

Bob Huisman at RAIL Live 2019

Carel Jonckheere, Digital Railway Project Director, Infrabel, Belgium

Carel Jonckheere at RAIL Live 2019

Tim Keith, President, Texas Central, United States

Brian Kelly, CEO, California High Speed Rail Authority, United States

Peter Kolar, Strategy Department, S.Z.D.C., Czech Republic

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

Thomas Kritzer at RAIL Live 2019

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

Jon Lamonte at RAIL Live 2019

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

Ralph Luijt at RAIL Live 2019

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

Christopher Mcmorrow at RAIL Live 2019

Andrew Mcnaughton, Strategic Technical Adviser, High Speed 2 Ltd, United Kingdom

Andrew Mcnaughton at RAIL Live 2019

Bertrand Minary, Chief Innovation & Digital Oficer, Fret SNCF, France

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

Maz Mirza Bin Mohd Aminurashid at RAIL Live 2019

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

Mohammad Montazeri at RAIL Live 2019

Alejandro Moreno, Director, Midland Metro Alliance, Spain

Alejandro Moreno at RAIL Live 2019

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

Ana Maria Moreno at RAIL Live 2019

Sota Ouk, Deputy Director of Railways, Ministry of Public Works and Transport, Railways Department, Cambodia

Sota Ouk at RAIL Live 2019

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

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

Kaspars Rokens, COO, Rail Baltica, Latvia

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

Christian Schlehuber at RAIL Live 2019

Ivana Semanjski, City of Ghent, Belgium

Ivana Semanjski at RAIL Live 2019

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

Anja-Maria Sonntag at RAIL Live 2019

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

Nalinaksh Vyas at RAIL Live 2019

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

Gareth Williams at RAIL Live 2019

Yves Zischek, Leader, SmartRail 4.0, SBB, Switzerland