Information published on 20 August 2013 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 361.

Metro China 2013 organized by China Academy of Railway Sciences (CARS):

The exhibition for the urban rail transit industry in China will take place in Beijing from 19 to 22 November

  • Asia Pacific

METRO CHINA 2013, the most influential urban rail transit industry exhibition in China, will be held at the China International Exhibition Center, Beijing, from the 19th to 22nd of November 2013. It will be hosted by China Communications and Transportation Association (CCTA), the industry’s authoritative and influential authority, and organized by the China Academy of Railway Sciences (CARS), the top research institute in China for the rail transit industry.

The past 4 successful editions of METRO CHINA since 2005, have attracted numerous wellknown international manufacturers, senior government officials, scholars and technical staff from around the world who have come to explore the latest trends and research in the industry. METRO CHINA was initially set up to act as a lead for China’s development in the field of urban rail transit, and become an authoritative platform for international exchange; since then, the event has grown to be China’s largest international exhibition for professionals in the urban rail transit industry, and commands considerable influence in the sector.

METRO CHINA is the preferred entry point for foreign enterprises aiming to enter China’s urban rail transit market, and is the chosen platform for domestic enterprises to increase their brand awareness.

Following its traditional role METRO CHINA 2013 will once again serve as a showcase for breakthroughs and innovations in technology and equipment from around the globe. The “Conference on Urban Rail Transit Low Floor Vehicle” and openair display of new urban rail vehicles will be among the highlights of this year’s exhibition.

Exhibition outline:

  • urban rail vehicles
  • communication and signalling
  • power supply and distribution
  • electromechanical systems
  • safety related items
  • informationalization
  • maintenance and detection
  • intelligent AFC
  • survey and design
  • engineering and construction
  • earthquake resistance and disaster prevention
  • engineering consultancy and supervision

METRO CHINA 2013 ’s high-profile conference program will include the Conference on Rail Transit Low Floor Vehicle,Conference on Rail Transit CBTC and other fora focused on a range of topical issues. Senior government officials, authorities, subway operation company officials, manufacturer representatives, scholars and technical staff will exchange opinions widely on hot issues in the industry.

METRO CHINA 2013 eagerly awaited by professionals in the urban rail industry is set to be a key event in China and Asia.

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