‘All major stakeholders from the transport and logistics industry will come together to discuss the future of rail freight’
Jean-Pierre Loubinoux, General Director
International Union of Railways (UIC)
UIC Global Rail Freight Conference
Shaping together the business of the future!
On 22 and 23 June 2016, the International Union of Railways (UIC) organised the Global Rail Freight Conference in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The 5th anniversary of this event was organised under the Patronage of the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment and in collaboration with Prorail. The conference run Back-to-Back with the TEN-T Days and the European Rail Freight Corridor event.
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Rail Freight Conference
The Global Rail Freight Conference (GRFC) is one of the leading events in the international rail freight calendar and brought together top executives and decision makers, rail and logistics professionals, customers, influential politicians and institutions from across the globe.
The 5th edition of this event took place in Rotterdam and was a unique opportunity to exchange on rail logistics, to look at new business models, to develop the skills of workforces and to integrate new technologies and innovations. Read more >
Meet the speakers who shared their knowledge and experience at the UIC Global Rail Freight Conference 2016.
Who should attend:
- Railway companies
- Logistics companies
- Ports and forwarders
- Infrastructure managers
- Policy makers
Back-to-Back with the TEN-T Days 2016 and the European Rail Freight Corridor event 2016
Joint exhibition: TEN-T Days 2016
The 2016 edition is organised in co-operation with the TEN-T Days 2016 of the European Commission and the European Rail Freight Corridor event, organized by the Dutch Presidency of the European Union. The GRFC offers a natural continuation to the discussions on European corridors and multimodality and will move them to a global context where innovation and digitalization are at the heart of the success of rail freight.
The TEN-T Days 2016 edition, which will also host the Business conference on Rail Freight Corridors and the development of rail freight in Europe organised by the Dutch Presidency of the Council of the European Union, Ministry for Infrastructure and the Environment, will be followed by the UIC Global Rail Freight conference. This conference will offer a natural continuation to the discussions on European corridors and multimodality and move to a global context where innovation and digitalisation are at the heart of the success of rail freight.
The Global Rail Freight conference on 22 and 23 June 2016 will focus on transcontinental corridors as well as on innovation and its impact on the rail freight industry business models and its work force.
For any questions, more information or bookings feel free to contact us:
Program ManagerSandra Gehenot Program Manager UIC
T: +33 144 49 20 84
Project Manager ProMedia Europoint
T: +76 3030372
Exhibition & Sponsorship ManagerJasper Rodenhuis Exhibition & Sponsorship Manager ProMedia Europoint
T: +31 76 2063200 E: firstname.lastname@example.org