Information published on 30 March 2010 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 179.

Save the date! Global Rail Freight Conference organised by UIC and hosted by Russian Railways (RZD) on 6-7 July 2010 in Saint Petersburg

  • Freight

The worldwide professional rail sector represented by UIC is organising the Global Rail Freight Conference on 6-7 July 2010, at the kind
invitation of the Russian Railways (RZD) and their President, Mr Vladimir Yakunin.
The Global Rail Freight Conference is one of the leading events in the international rail freight calendar and will bring together top executives and decision makers, rail and logistics professionals, customers, influential politicians and regulators, and institutions from across the globe.
This event will be a key opportunity to discuss the fundamental topics of the rail freight sector:

Conference Highlights:
- Railway transport in times of the global economic meltdown
- Green Logistics – An opportunity for rail!
- Railway liberalization – How to attract private investments?
- Rail Land bridge – Conditions for success
- Combined Traffic – The future of the container
- Wagonload – Thriving in North America, surviving in Europe?
- Combined Traffic – The need to drive efficiency
- Global logistics built on rail – Creating customer value

For more information about the programme, speakers, registration or venue, please visit: http://www.uic-grfc.org