Urban Rail Congress Asia 2011 (URCA 2011)
|Event Date/Time: Jun 09, 2011||End Date/Time: Jun 10, 2011|
|Registration Date: Jun 01, 2011|
|Early Registration Date: Mar 20, 2011|
URCA 2011 will be with the theme of â€œEyes on China, Midwest City Focusâ€, gathering rail transit experts from all over the world. This is an industry flagship event within Asia region dedicated to exploring the business opportunities presenting by the booming scene within the region, particularly in China.More than 400 people will show up, including the government agencies, metro owners, construction units, planning and design institute, rolling stock manufacturers, system integrators, and various types of providers, combined with exhibition and congress to discuss experiences and challenges of the construction and operation of urban rail transit and to explore opportunities in emerging markets.
With development of urbanization and the advent of low-carbon economy, China's urban rail transit construction is entering a rapid and orderly developed stage. The State Council will approve 35 citiesâ€™ urban rail transport planning including: Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and other 28 cities have urban rail transit lines under construction. Ministry of Construction is expecting that the urban rail construction investment will be over 700 billion in the â€œTwelfth Five-Yearâ€ period. Currently, mega-citiesâ€™ planned mileage of metro line and light rail line has reached1,000 kilometers in the "Twelfth Five-Yearâ€ period, a lot of capital cities and secondary cities are actively under planning, the total mileage urban rail transit construction may be far more than 3,000 km. In the foreseeable future, a decade or two decades, China's urban rail transit industry will always be in high-speed development period.