Enrolment in this trade fair and congress to be held on the 18th and 19th of April 2018 at the BEC (Bilbao Exhibition Center) continues to grow.
The “14th World Metro & Light Rail Bilbao 2018” is still enjoying a favourable reception and enrolment moves at a startling pace. 34 different nations are already represented, as well as 62 international speakers confirmed at the present date and who will form the bill for the simultaneous conferences. Therein, agents from the railway sector (operators, manufacturers, suppliers), senior management and delegates from the industry to establish “bonds between the major agents operating in the market”. Amongst the institutions that sup- port this event are the Basque Regional Government, the SPRI Group,
ETS, Euskotren and Bilbao Metro, as well as enjoying the collaboration of Adif and Renfe.
In 2018, the event will be organised in Bilbao for the first time, in collaboration with Mafex, the Spanish Railway Association and will represent a major opportunity to showcase the dynamic urban railway market in Spain. Conversely, the congress programme will adress current railway issues from the outlook of urban public transport: new technology and solutions, intermodality and network integration, the environment and sustainability, project financing, maintenance, etc. The complete programme, the list of addresses and collaborators, technical visits and other details and information of interest will be announced in the coming weeks and will be available on the web: http://www.terrapinn.com/confe- rence/metrorail/index.stm