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Rail Live!

Rail Live!

Rail Live! is now firmly positioned as one of the world’s most exciting rail events. This event brings top tier leaders of the rail industry together to discuss topics critical to future developments in the premium conference, alongside an action-packed exhibition which attracts the full rail supply chain. The conference itself brings global rail leaders together to discuss the transformation of the rail industry. The show is focused on digital innovation, operational efficiency and the global development of rail worldwide where as the free to attend exhibition showcases the latest rail technology, hosting over 300 exhibitors representing the full supply chain. Attend to discover the latest digital solutions for railway operators, infrastructure managers, railway projects and their partners around the world.” For more information click...
European Light Rail Congress 2021 – Zaragoza

European Light Rail Congress 2021 – Zaragoza

16-17 June 2021 – Ibercaja Patio de la Infanta – Zaragoza, Spain The European Light Rail Congress brings together leading opinion-formers and decision-makers from across Europe for two days of debate around the role of technology in the development of sustainable urban travel. With presentations and exhibitions from some of the industry’s most innovative suppliers and service providers, this congress also includes technical visits and over eight hours of networking sessions. For 2021, we are delighted to be holding the event in the beautiful city of Zaragoza in conjunction with our partners: Tranvía Zaragoza, Mobility City and the Fundación Ibercaja. Our local partners at Tranvia Zaragoza have arranged for a depot visit with a behind-the-scenes tour as part of day one’s activities at The European Light Rail Congress. You will be able to get to the depot using the tramway, which is very close to the venue.  For more information telephone Geoff Butler: +44 (0) 1733 367610, or email...
Your night to shine?

Your night to shine?

Recognising excellence and innovation in the global light and urban rail sector The Global Light Rail Awards is the perfect occasion to join the industry in celebrating excellence and innovation over the past 12 months. Now well-known as the #1 social event on the calendar for light rail, the Global Light Rail Awards recognises the successes of our incredible industry – and the dedicated and passionate people who deliver outstanding projects, create innovative and ground-breaking products, and deliver exceptional customer service to millions of passengers each day. A Champagne Reception in the magnificent surroundings of the Honourable Artillery Company in central London will kick off this most glitzy of nights; from there guests will enjoy sumptuous four-course fine dining and drinks before the main event itself – hosted for another year by our impeccable host, broadcaster and journalist Nicholas Owen. This is the one night of the year where the industry lets its hair down and unashamedly shouts from the rooftops about everything that makes light rail such a special industry to be a part of. For more details please see www.mainspring.co.uk, or telephone on 01733...
AssessTech to speak at this year’s EU Light Rail

AssessTech to speak at this year’s EU Light Rail

AssessTech is a technology and training company specialising in all aspects of competence management for the railway industry. This continuous process achieves lower business risk and a reduction in incident rates through the targeted training and development of people. AssessTech work with over 25 global companies across the railway industry, including First Trams and Saudi Arabia Rail to GWR. With supplied hosted systems and services to train operating companies, we are able to give them better visibility of their competence-related data, which along with complementary training and consulting, mean they are better able to assess risk, manage incidents and target spending accordingly. AssessTech Limited, established in 2008, is privately owned by three directors and has 15 employees in total. AssessTech offers three products: ACMS, AssessBook and AssessTube. Each is designed to work individually or together to help manage competence effectively. All are Software as a Service (SaaS) products, which means that they are delivered as fully hosted, managed and supported systems. At AssessTech we pride ourselves on our railway industry knowledge and expertise. We are committed to building products that help the industry to improve its safety record through supporting people. We are pioneers of developmental competence management, which puts the candidate front and centre of the process, encouraging them to own their own competence and ensuring safety is paramount.   Contact AssessTech: Web: www.assesstech.com Contact: Sally Brinkley Tel: +44 (0) 1483 338 646 Email: sally.brinkley@assesstech.com   For more information on EU Light Rail: Web: http://mainspring.co.uk/eu-light-rail/ Contact: Geoff Butler Tel: +44 (0) 1733...
UITP Global Public Transport Summit

UITP Global Public Transport Summit

After almost 130 years, the UITP Global Public Transport Summit is the world’s biggest event dedicated to sustainable mobility. Covering all urban and regional transport modes across the globe, the Summit combines a diverse programme of leading congress sessions and an outstanding exhibition full of the latest innovations, solutions and products. The theme for the 2019 Global Public Transport Summit is ‘The Art of Public Transport’. Constantly evolving, public transport is defined by the needs of a city and designed by experts looking towards the future. We are all visionaries in this sector, as we build connections and provide services to create a culture that brings people together, through a craft that truly moves you: the art of public transport. Information The 2019 Global Public Transport Summit will be held in Stockholm on 9-12 June. For more information...
Rail Live 2019

Rail Live 2019

RAILLIVE! is about all that is new and exciting in the rail industry. It brings together contractors and their partners, major manufacturers and their partners, it links design and architecture companies with construction leaders. With a record attendance in 2018 and enquiries already flowing in to double it, it is crucial you get involved early so we can discuss with you the best way to help you attain your business development goals, may it be by sponsoring a keynote speech in the strategic international congress or by securing a key position on our exhibition stands. If you want to meet senior executives in the global rail industry, then this is the perfect event for you. Information RAILLIVE! will be held on 5-7 March 2019, at the Bilbao Exhibition Center, Bilbao, Spain. Visit our website for more information. Tweet @RailLiveBilbao is one of the leading railway congresses globally. With over 150 exhibitors from 80 countries, more than 300 speakers, is a key event to research, learn & network. Join 3,000+ attendees at @BEC_Bilbao from the 5-7 of March. Check the list of speakers here:...