Rail Live! 2021 finalizes its agenda and announces the celebration of a symposium featuring the collaborating entities of the event within the general programme

The organization Terrapinn, that has the support and collaboration of Mafex – Spanish Railway Association, finalizes an intense agenda of presentations and seminars where the new trends in railway transport and the main challenges of the future will be addressed for two days. Digitalization or sustainable mobility are some of the topics that will be addressed by the more than 250 confirmed speakers. Attendees will also be able to learn more about the latest technological advances in the exhibition area.

Rail Live! will be held in person from 30th November to 1st December 2021. Under the heading “Technology, innovation and strategy for the entire railway supply chain”, the event will host an agenda full of panels, presentations, and round tables. The agenda covers all current issues for the future development of the industry, such as: integrated mobility, ticketing, energy, and sustainability, IoT, BIM, digital and smart infrastructure, among others.

Among the main international speakers there are already confirmed, to date, executives of DB Netze (Germany), HS2 (United Kingdom), SCNF Reseau (France), Texas Central (United States) and Trafikverket (Sweden) among others.

In addition, it announces the celebration of a symposium within the general programme, featuring the main collaborating entities of the event where different topics of interest will be covered. Among them, Adif’s vision of the stations of the future as digital and sustainable mobility hubs. Renfe will benchmark its objective of providing Mobility as a Service and, at the same time, of improving the transport of goods in Spain. Madrid City Council will explain its Madrid 360 vision. On the part of Metro Madrid, it will be set out what is required to make the system easier to use, with a focus on passengers with reduced mobility. Mafex and the Spanish Railways Foundation will offer a joint dialogue on the xx. Finally, Icex España Exportación e Inversiones will close the forum with a vision focused on the key development opportunities for Spanish companies and how to obtain financing.

The event also has the presence of the main national and international companies in the sector. The wide national participation stands out, as well as the participation as sponsors of companies such as Grupo CAF, Talgo, Ingeteam, Ineco, ArcelorMittal, Indra, NGRT, Stadler, Amurrio, Idom, Sener, Siemens, NRF, Zitron, Hispacold and Voestalpine Railway Systems Jez.

The participation of more than 150 companies is expected where they will explain their latest innovation and technological developments.

Rail Live! 2021 has again the support of Mafex, the Spanish Railway Association, in the organization of the event. The Ministry of Transport, Mobility and Urban Agenda, through Renfe and Adif, as well as the Community of Madrid, Madrid City Council, Metro de Madrid, the Spanish Railways Foundation, the Spanish Railways Technological Platform, and ICEX collaborate in the development of the event. Other organizations such as UNIFE, EIM, Shift2Rail and  Railgrup  will participate in the event and have supported its dissemination.

More details about the congress and fair, the speakers and the participating companies on the following website: https://www.terrapinn.com/conference/rail-live/index.stm