2018 SPEAKERS

Dedicated to bringing the best global speakers the industry year after year,
here’s a look at just some of our incredible speakers for 2018.

Mohammed Abaulmawla, Head of the Operating Department - Cairo Metro Line 2, Cairo Metro

Mohammed Abaulmawla at Middle East Rail 2018

Shahrin Abdol Salam, SVP – Plans & Development, SMRT Trains Ltd

Shahrin Abdol Salam at Middle East Rail 2018

Ali Abdollahpour, Vice Managing Director, Tehran Urban & Suburban Railway Operation Company (TUSROC)

Abdur-Rahman Abdullah, Consultant, Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University

Abdur-Rahman Abdullah at Middle East Rail 2018

Mamdouh Abo Al Makarem, Senior SCADA Engineer, Egyptian Company For Metro Management & Operation

Mamdouh Abo Al Makarem at Middle East Rail 2018

Said Ahmed, Head of Telecommunications Division, Egyptian National Railways

Said Ahmed at Middle East Rail 2018

Waleed Ahmed, Rail Development, The Go-Ahead Group Plc

Bashar Al Malik, CEO, Saudi Railway Company

Bashar Al Malik 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

Alwalid Alekrish, VP - Programs & Projects, Arriyadh Development Authority

Alwalid Alekrish at Middle East Rail 2018

Mohammad Saud Alhadbah, Board Member, Public Authority for Roads & Transportation, Kuwait

Ayoob Aloshan, Financial Control Director, Saudi Railway Organisation

Ayoob Aloshan at Middle East Rail 2018

Sudath Amaratunga, Technical Manager Precincts and infrastructure, Transport for New South Wales Ltd

H.E. Dr Hesham Arafaat, Minister, Ministry of Transport Egypt

H.E. Dr Hesham Arafaat at Middle East Rail 2018

Olivier Badard, SVP Asia, Middle East & North Africa - RATP Dev, RATP Dev

Olivier Badard at Middle East Rail 2018

Abdullah Saeed Balhaddad, Former VP - Maintenance, Saudi Railways Organization

Abdullah Saeed Balhaddad at Middle East Rail 2018

Samuel Bemment, Senior Development Engineer, Loughborough University

Riyad Berraida, Head of Purchasing Unit, Office National des Chemins de Fer (ONCF)

Riyad Berraida at Middle East Rail 2018

Eng Getachew Betru, CEO, Ethiopian Railway Corporation

Eng Getachew Betru at Middle East Rail 2018

Chelina Bodhie, Senior Manager: SHEQ, Gautrain Management Agency

Carlo Borghini, Executive Director, Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking

Carlo Borghini at Middle East Rail 2018

Leonid Bukhin, Deputy Executive Officer - Risk, Safety & Asset Management, Metro Los Angeles

Philippe Citroen, Director General, U.N.I.F.E.

Philippe Citroen at Middle East Rail 2018

James Cowan, President Greenbrier International & CEO GBW Railcar Services, The Greenbrier Companies

Duncan Cross, Deputy Operations Director, Transport for London

Duncan Cross at Middle East Rail 2018

Adel Dagher, Senior Projects Specialist, GARMCO Gulf Aluminium Rolling Mills Company

Adel Dagher at Middle East Rail 2018

Joss Dare, Partner, Ashurst LLP

Joss Dare at Middle East Rail 2018

Harj Dhaliwal, Managing Director - Middle East & India, Hyperloop One

Mathieu Dunant, Head of Innovation, RATP Développement

Mathieu Dunant at Middle East Rail 2018

Omiros Fanariotis, Procurement Manager-Capital Equipment, Etihad Rail

Keir Fitch, Head of Unit Rail Safety & Interoperability in DG MOVE, European Commission

Karl Gheysen, Former CEO, Khorgos Gateway & Executive Director, KTZ Express

Karl Gheysen at Middle East Rail 2018

H.E. Julio Gomez-Pomar, Secretary of State for Infrastructure, Transport & Housing, Ministry of Public Works and Transport - Spain

H.E. Julio Gomez-Pomar at Middle East Rail 2018

Rolf Härdi, CTO, Deutsche Bahn AG

Rolf Härdi at Middle East Rail 2018

Henrik Hololei, Director General, Mobility and Transport, European Commission

Henrik Hololei at Middle East Rail 2018

Mohamed Hosni, Head of Central Department of Rolling Stock, National Authority For Tunnels

Mohamed Hosni at Middle East Rail 2018

Ahmed Jasem Al Mansoori, A/CEO, Etihad Rail

Ahmed Jasem Al Mansoori at Middle East Rail 2018

H.E. HE Mariam Ahmed Jumaan, Undersecretary, Ministry of Transportation & Telecommunicatons, Bahrain

H.E. HE Mariam Ahmed Jumaan at Middle East Rail 2018

Charles Kateeba, Managing Director, Uganda Railways

Charles Kateeba at Middle East Rail 2018

Niklaus H König, President and Chief Executive Officer, SwissRapide AG

Niklaus H König at Middle East Rail 2018

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

Sanjay Kumar at Middle East Rail 2018

Sidi Mahmoud Evoulowatt, Railway Expert- General president's Advisor, Saudi Railways Organization

Sidi Mahmoud Evoulowatt at Middle East Rail 2018

Rashad Majidov, Commercial director, ADY Container

Rashad Majidov at Middle East Rail 2018

Shadi Malak, CEO, Etihad Rail D.B.

Shadi Malak at Middle East Rail 2018

Ajit Mishra, Chief Project Manager, Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India

Ajit Mishra at Middle East Rail 2018

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

Mohammad Montazeri at Middle East Rail 2018

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

Lakshmi Narayanan at Middle East Rail 2018

David Neil, Head of Operations and Safety, Grand Central Trains

David Neil at Middle East Rail 2018

Isaiah Okoth, Group CEO, Rift Valley Railways

Isaiah Okoth at Middle East Rail 2018

Toofan Otaredian, CEO, Telexis

Jayanth Pandey, Assistant General Manager: Signalling & Telecommunications, DELHI METRO RAIL CORPORATION Ltd.

Nigel Parkes, CEO, Terrafirma

Saeed Rasouli, Board Member, Railway of the Islamic of Iran(RAI)

Saeed Rasouli at Middle East Rail 2018

Patrick Ropert, CEO & Chairman of the Supervisory Board, AREP Group, SNCF Gares & Connexions

Howard Rosen, Chairman, Rail Working Group

Howard Rosen at Middle East Rail 2018

Ankala Saibaba, Chief Engineer, Indian Railways

Ankala Saibaba at Middle East Rail 2018

Jabar Salam Salom, Director General, Iraqi Republic Railways (IRR)

Jabar Salam Salom at Middle East Rail 2018

Javier Sanchez, Train Operations Supervisor, Etihad Rail D.B.

Javier Sanchez at Middle East Rail 2018

Tobias Schoenberg, Partner, Roland Berger

Tobias Schoenberg at Middle East Rail 2018

Helmut Scholze, Partner, Roland Berger

Helmut Scholze at Middle East Rail 2018

Ralf Charley Schultze, President, U.I.R.R.

Ralf Charley Schultze at Middle East Rail 2018

Galetlolwe Semenya, Senior Manager: Operational Readiness, PRASA Rail

Galetlolwe Semenya at Middle East Rail 2018

Asif Shafi, Senior Vice President, Strategy, Middle East and India, AECOM

Asif Shafi at Middle East Rail 2018

Ted Suen, Head of Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, MTR Corporation

Ted Suen at Middle East Rail 2018

Sami Syed, Project Manager, London Underground

Sami Syed at Middle East Rail 2018

John Thomas, Director of Policy, Rail Delivery Group

John Thomas at Middle East Rail 2018

Jean-Jacques Thomas, Chief Innovation Officer, SNCF

Jean-Jacques Thomas at Middle East Rail 2018

Nkosana Hezekial Thomo, Managing Director, ADFA Group

Nkosana Hezekial Thomo at Middle East Rail 2018

Martin Tyler-Bennett, Executive Advisor & Interim Manager | Loyalty Management Services | & Customer Engagement Advisor |, THE CUSTOMER ADVOCACY GROUP LTD

Kostas Tzanakakis, Senior Railway Expert, Oman Ministry of Transport and Communications

Kostas Tzanakakis at Middle East Rail 2018

Kilian Ulm, Head of Business, Axon Vibe AG

Niko Warbanoff, CEO, DB Engineering & Consulting, & Chairman - International Business, Deutsche Bahn AG

Niko Warbanoff at Middle East Rail 2018

Nathan Wiles, General Manager - Projects, Oman Rail

Nathan Wiles at Middle East Rail 2018

Joachim Winter, Head of Next Generation Train, German Aerospace Centre (DLR)

Joachim Winter at Middle East Rail 2018

Mohammad Yamma Shams, CEO & DG, Afghanistan Railway Authority

Mohammad Yamma Shams at Middle East Rail 2018

Mohamed Youssef, Chief Engineer - MSN and Cyber Security, RTA

Mohamed Youssef at Middle East Rail 2018

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