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Luxembourg Railways CEO to take part in the 6th International Railway Summit in Prague

Press Release   •   Jan 02, 2018 09:00 GMT

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Marc Wengler, CEO of Luxembourg Railways (CFL), will participate in the 6th International Railway Summit in Prague on 21-23 February 2018.

CFL are the state-owned national railway company of Luxembourg. CFL’s passenger services facilitate over 20 million journeys per year. The organisation also manages the country’s rail infrastructure network, including 68 stations and 617km of track, 93% of which is now electrified. CFL subsidiary CFL Cargo carries, annually, in excess of 800 million tonnes kilometres of goods across Europe in association with its own international subsidiaries and partners.

CFL are currently in the testing phase for a new carsharing system under the name FLEX, carsharing by CFL. The project will soon be launched, with 20 stations and 84 cars (including electric vehicles) to be initially included in the scheme.

Marc Wengler, CEO, will represent CFL at the 6th International Railway Summit. He will meet with expert solution providers in exclusive pre-arranged one-to-one consultations, and will take part in a variety of networking functions throughout the event.

Mr Wengler was appointed CEO of CFL in March 2014. He joined the company in 2002 as Financial Director, after which he became Executive Vice President with responsibility for financial management, procurement, and IT, as well as for legal and insurance matters.

The 6th International Railway Summit will take place in Prague on 21-23 February 2018. Organisations interested in learning more about International Railway Summit and about how they can participate in the event can visit or contact the organisers, IRITS Events.

International Railway Summit is a meeting of senior executives representing the world’s key rail operators, rail infrastructure management companies, national and local governments, rolling stock manufacturers and a wide range of solution providers.

International Railway Summit provides a 'matchmaking' service between rail industry leaders ('buyers') and technical experts, based on buyer delegates' project requirements and the proven expertise of large and small suppliers that we have carefully handpicked. Based on this matchmaking, buyer delegates attend one-to-one consultation sessions with suitable suppliers during the annual summit.

In addition to the one-to-one meetings, delegates also attend a conference programme given by key industry leaders and experts and network over lunches and dinners with their counterparts and industry colleagues from all over the world. International Railway Summit is hosted by IRITS Events. The 5th International Railway Summit will take place on 15-17 November 2017 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the first time the event will be hosted in Asia. The 6th International Railway Summit on 21-23 February 2018 in Prague, Czech Republic.

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