Middle East Rail Opportunities 2010

Venue: Bahrain

Location: Bahrain, Bahrain

Event Date/Time: Apr 19, 2010 End Date/Time: Apr 21, 2010
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Middle East governments are aiming to integrate their economies and have realized the importance of unified transportation, especially railways, in international trade. Recent modernization and construction of new railways in some Arab countries have produced positive economic results and social progress in the region. These factors are causing railway traffic to boom. The governments have already committed over $100bn on rail projects. Rail projects have become popular in the GCC as the region tries to reduce road congestion and improve the quality of life.

Therefore, Fleming Gulf is proud to announce its Middle East Rail Opportunities 2010 conference scheduled on 19th – 21st April, 2010 in Bahrain. The event will identify where the opportunities lie and provide a platform for leaders (both from the governmental as well as the industry sector) discussing latest projects and updates on the current opportunities on the Railway transportation.

Extensively researched with Industry professional around the region like Mr. Kadhim Abdullatif -Ministry of Works, Kingdom of Bahrain, Mr. Mahmoud F Khazaleh - Jordan Hejaz Railway, Mr. Layeth Laith Dababneh - Ministry of Transportation, Jordan, Eng. Abdul Redha Abu Al Hassan - Rail Agency, Dubai RTA, Eng. Bassam Mansour - National Transport Authority, UAE, Mr. Michael Clausecker – UNIFE, the event will convene more than 100 senior decision makers like Chairman, Vice Chairman, CEOs, Presidents, SVPs, Directors, etc, representing the industries like Transportation Authorities, Railway Organizations, Urban Development Authorities, Rail Technology Providers, Operators, Engineering Consultants, Project Management firms, Law firms, Designers, Developers, Banks/Financers etc gathering to discuss and analyze the Role of railways in boosting economic growth in the region, Revolutionizing regional trade links, Overview of rail network development plans in the region, Latest technology in Signaling & Communications, Environment and Maintenance, and many more around the region.

The event also highlights the Industry forecast as the GCC countries have announced rail projects worth more than $100 billion including high speed train lines and light and heavy city metro systems.

Fazal Ahmed, Conference Producer at Fleming Gulf and responsible for this event quotes "Fleming Gulf conferences bring in high level senior industry people who are carefully selected and invited so that the relevance of topics are ensured and business opportunities exist for all involved. The strongest point of our events is the format of conference which allows good interaction between the participants. Therefore, Middle East Rail Opportunities 2010 in Bahrain will be a unique platform for industry experts to explore the opportunities for the Railway developments and to link the region with a unified transportation system”.