4th Annual (2017)

UK Rail Industry Forum

Wednesday 20 September 2017

4th Annual (2017)

UK Rail Industry Forum

Essential updates, insight and solutions to the challenges and opportunities faced by the rail sector
Wednesday 20 September 2017 Addleshaw Goddard, London
This important gathering of senior professionals in the UK rail industry will meet on the 20th September to learn and share strategies for solving the most pivotal issues facing the rail network. Hear innovative solutions on concerns such as capacity and congestion, take away new strategies on railway operations and learn from MTR on their recent franchise bid success. Do not miss the opportunity to join 120+ of the most important rail industry leaders and senior professionals from TOC’s, FOC's, transport bodies, construction and consultancy firms from across the UK. All gathering to receive insight on new models of delivery and technology that is set to transform how our railways are run.

Ensure you attend to:

  • Understand Network Rail’s plans for CP6 and beyond, and how this could affect you
  • Discuss what is needed to improve the current franchise model and whether we need more competition
  • Fully comprehend the impact of the digital railway’s role to increase capacity and connectivity and how organisations need to adjust to facilitate this
  • Take away new strategies from Chief Technology Officer at Transport for London and understand how they are utilising data to improve capacity and congestion
  • Listen to new approaches in railway operations from the chair of East-West Rail, and the impact this poses on the future of the passenger rail industry
  • Learn from HackTrain on what operators must do to meet and surpass passenger expectations
  • Understand how freight is an industry in transition and what must be done to keep up

Just some of the organisations that have attended this event previously:

Association of Train Operating Companies (ATOC)
Bombardier Transportation UK
Capita Property & Infrastructure
Chiltern Railways
Competition and Markets Authority
Department for Transport
East Japan Railway Company
Edif ERA
ERA Technology
Eversholt Rail
First Great Western

Heathrow Airport
Macquarie European Rail
National Express Trains
Network Rail
Northern Rail
Office of Rail and Road
Rail Delivery Group
Rail Freight Group

Southeastern Railway
TfL Rail
TransPennine Express (TP)
Transport for London
Transport Scotland
UK Power Networks Sevices
Urban Transport Group
Virgin Trains
Virgin Trains East Coast
Wabtec Rail
West Midlands Rail
West Wilts Rail Users Group
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff

Register now - online, by email or by calling 020 7067 1597.

I found it very informative, interesting and reassuringly honest


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