Turkey Railway Infrastructure and Rolling Stock Summit 2013

Turkey Railway Infrastructure & Rolling Stock Summit 2013 : The General Directorate of Turkish Railways (TCDD) plans to invest over 10 billion USD in the production of rolling stock and rail transport-related projects in the years of 2013 – 2015. A total amount of 45 billion USD are projected to be spent on  high-speed lines, conventional lines, electrification and signalization, rolling stock and track renovations until 2023. RayHaber, RaillyNews and TeleferikHaber magazines of Ozen Technical Consultant Media Grup are media partner of the event.

Moreover, Liberalization of the Turkish Railway Transportation Law, passed on May 1, 2013 will permit public & private legal entities and firms to build their own railway infrastructure and operate them as well as manage trains on the national railway network.

Turkey Railway Infrastructure & Rolling Stock Summit will feature the most prominent industry leaders and government officials from across the region providing informative and inspiring discussions pertaining to region’s current needs and their ambitious future. Turkey welcomes the international community to join this forum to discover new strategies and technologies that can assist in building a state-of-the-art railway infrastructure and modernization of the rolling stock fleet.

Point Hotel Taksim İstanbul
Start: 24/09/2013 08:15
Finish: 25/09/2012 18:00


Mr. Ali Güner Tekin
Department Head-Advisory Services
Republic of Turkey Prime Ministry – Privatization Administration

Mr. Nazım Bükülmez
Deputy Head of RPC (Research, Planning, Coordination) Department
Directorate General of Turkish State Railways (TCDD)

Mr. Mümin Kahveci
Deputy General Manager
IETT – Istanbul Transportation Authority

Mr. Juan Pablo Barahona
Area Director – MENA Market Development Department

Mr. Ernest Sultanov
Director For International Relations And Communications
JSC High-speed Rail Lines – Russian Railways

Mr. Pier Prina Mello
Regional Sales Executive Turkey, North Africa & C. Asia
Bombardier Transportation

Dr. Göktuğ Kara
Sector Manager
Transport Policy & Infrastructure Investments
Delegation Of The European Union To Turkey

Mr. Hans-Georg Werner
Member of the Management Board
CEO of Region East

DB Schenker Rail AG

Mr. Zhimin Liu
Senior Engineer
Changchun Railway Vehicles Company

Mr. Wesley Gilbert
Head of Marketing
TE Connectivity-Rail

Mr. Joao Rocha
Head of Product Management
TE Connectivity-Rail

Mr. Şemsi Ercan
Senior Consultant
Rayder (Association of Rail Transport Systems)

Mr. Hüseyin Özhan
Principal Banker
European Bank For Reconstruction And Development (EBRD)

Mr. Bruno Denis
Head Of Lending Operations In Turkey
European Investment Bank (EIB)

Ms. Emel Sakarya
Secretary General
Rayder (Association of Rail Transport Systems)

Mr. Gökhan Bayhan
General Director, Europe, Middle East and North Africa
General Electric Transportation

Mr. Paul Priestman

Mr. Felice Massaro
Vice President Business Development Southern Europe and Africa

Mr. Jean-François de Lantsheere
Deputy Managing Director

Mr. Chunhong  Gao
GM of CSR Turkey Joint Venture Company
Professor Senior Engineer

CSR Zhuzhou Electric Locomotive Co.

Mr. Ali Osman Koyun
Department Head – Research & Development Tülomsaş

Mr. Niyazi Sarımaden
Medel Elektronik (Speaker Name is subject to final confimation)

Mr. Kenan Işık
Savronik A.Ş. (Speaker Name is subject to final confimation)

Taha Aydın

Mr. Eric Östlund
Chief Executive Officer
Polyamp AB

Mr. Francisco Javier Abajo
BD Executive

Mr. Iñigo Basañez
Head of Technical Dept. (Railway Systems)

Mr. Carlos Fernandez
Head of BD Elecnor-Deimos (Systems Area)

Mr. Levent Fidansoy
General  Manager

Mr. Erhan Enbatan
Chairman of The Board of Directors

Mr. Sabahattin Eriş
General Manager

Mr. Sönmez Alev
Deputy General Manager

Name To Be Confirmed
Kayseri Ulaşım A.Ş.


Major Issues to be addressed at the 2013 event

– Updated 2013 Outlook and Market Trends
– Technology, Infrastructure and Rolling Stock
– Development
– Liberalization & Regulation of the Market
– Expansion Plans and Projects
– Finance Availability and Return on Investment
– Environmental and Sustainability Issues
– Modernization Railway Industry
– Evaluating Safety Need
– International Cooperation
– Localization of Railway Industry


“Both the content and service were good”

“Detailed research and there was effective communication of railway, energy conservation and safety. This was a successful summit.”
Suzhou Metro Company

“A platform for information exchange, and discussion on latest technologies.”
CNR Dalian Locomotive Research Institute Co. Ltd

“Very good. Keep up the good work.”
Danfoss (Shanghai) Automatic Controls Co. Ltd.

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