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Rail's leading figures to debate the future of digitalisation at 7th International Railway Summit

Rail's leading figures to debate the future of digitalisation at 7th International Railway Summit

Press Releases   •   Nov 01, 2018 08:00 GMT

Jean-Pierre Loubinoux, Director General of the International Union of Railways (UIC), and Rolf Härdi, CTO of Deutsche Bahn will deliver keynote speeches during a session exploring the railway sector's long-term vision for digital transformation entitled "What is the endgame of digitalisation?" at the 7th International Railway Summit. The summit takes place on 20-22 February 2019 in Frankfurt.

UIC and UNIFE debate digital railway at International Railway Summit reunion breakfast

UIC and UNIFE debate digital railway at International Railway Summit reunion breakfast

Press Releases   •   Oct 01, 2018 14:00 BST

What a truly digitalised railway system should look like and how it can transform rail transport were debated at the International Railway Summit’s reunion breakfast, which took place at the Regent Hotel in Berlin on Wednesday 19 September.

International Railway Summit to be held in India for the first time

International Railway Summit to be held in India for the first time

Press Releases   •   Sep 14, 2018 08:15 BST

New Delhi will host the 8th International Railway Summit, the organiser IRITS Events has announced. This unique networking event will take place in India for the first time on 20-22 November 2019.

Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof to host 7th International Railway Summit

Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof to host 7th International Railway Summit

Press Releases   •   Jul 30, 2018 08:00 BST

​The luxurious five-star hotel Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof in Frankfurt, Germany will be the venue for the 7th International Railway Summit, the organiser IRITS Events has announced.The summit will take place from 20-22 February 2019.

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National Express unveil new trains for German regional services

National Express unveil new trains for German regional services

News   •   Dec 04, 2014 08:00 GMT

​National Express have unveiled the first of their new fleet of Bombardier Talent 2 trains which will operate its new German rail services from next year. National Express will take over operation of two new routes in the North Rhine-Westphalia region on the 13 December 2015, the express service between Rheine-Munster-Cologne-Krefeld and a Bonn-Cologne-Wuppertal stopping service.

SNCF's Ouigo reaches 1 million ticket sales

SNCF's Ouigo reaches 1 million ticket sales

News   •   Sep 17, 2013 09:45 BST

Low-fare high-speed train service Ouigo, an independent subsidiary of French national rail operator SNCF, has announced that 1 million tickets have been sold since it launched in April 2013.

Poland's PKP Intercity present "Express Intercity Premium" trainset

Poland's PKP Intercity present "Express Intercity Premium" trainset

News   •   Jun 28, 2013 13:49 BST

Polish passenger operator PKP Intercity have unveiled the design and title of their high speed pendolino trains. The state-of-the-art "Express Intercity Premium" trains are the fruits of a deal with Alstom and were built at the French company's Savigliano site in Italy.

Saudi Arabia to invest $45bn in new rail network

Saudi Arabia to invest $45bn in new rail network

News   •   Jun 11, 2013 18:27 BST

Saudi Arabia is expected to invest $45 bn to upgrade and expand railway networks across the kingdom, experts forecast.

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International Railway Summit 2015

Events   •   Mar 19, 2014 12:08 GMT

The International Railway Summit brings together senior executives from the world's key rail operators and infrastructure management companies as well as senior government officials. The summit will feature a conference programme given by industry leaders, one-to-one business meetings with select solution providers and evening networking functions. International Railway Summit 2015 will take pl...

Feb 18 - Feb 20

Fairmont Rey Juan Carlos I, Barcelona

International Rail Infrastructure and Technology Summit (IRITS), 6-8 Nov 2013, Berlin

International Rail Infrastructure and Technology Summit (IRITS), 6-8 Nov 2013, Berlin

Events   •   Jun 03, 2013 14:50 BST

The International Rail Infrastructure and Technology Summit (IRITS) brings together senior executives from the world's key rail operators and infrastructure management companies as well as senior government officials. The summit will feature a conference programme given by industry leaders, one-to-one business meetings with select solution providers and evening networking functions. IRITS 2013 ...

Nov 06 - Nov 08

Berlin, Germany