Note! The event has ended. RailTech Europe 2022 took place in 21-23 June 2022.
21 June - The Digital Railway
RailTech Europe 2022
Matthias Ruete is European Coordinator for ERTMS at the European Commission.
Mark Topal-Gökceli is Chief Technical Officer at the Austrian Federal Railways – ÖBB-Holding AG - and since Autumn 2020 Programme Manager of the European DAC (Digital Automatic Coupling) Delivery Programme.
Jack Schneider the Head of International Standardisation ATO & CCS Onboard at the Swiss Federal Railways - SBB AG.
Lorraine Durieux is Product Line Manager for Integrated Communications Solutions at Thales Transport.
Technical Project Lead ATO Betuweroute.
Fleur Gräper-van Koolwijk
Fleur Gräper-van Koolwijk is a Dutch politician and member of the liberal party D66.
Michel Ruesen is the Managing Director of the ERTMS Users Group since 2010. He is active in the Railway business since 2003, when he joined the Dutch Infrastructure manager ProRail as a deputy director of Maintenance and Asset Management.
Stanislas Pinte is the CEO of TheSignallingCompany.
Michiel Cusell is Regiodirecteur Limburg at Arriva Nederland.
FRMCS Design Authority, UIC (International Union of Railways).
Birgit Jaekel is a researcher at the chair of traffic process automation at the Dresden University of Technology.
Rémy Lagay is the director of the Autonomous train program at SNCF.
Joacim Sundell is Country Head Sweden at PA Consulting.
Artemus Nicholson is a Rail expert at PA Consulting.
Eddy Thesee is Vice President Cybersecurity Products & Solutions at Alstom, appointed in September 2018.
Wim Knopperts is the Program Director for ERTMS at ProRail.
In 2019, Jeroen Spruyt co-launched TheSignallingCompany as a corporate venture and acted as chairman till his departure in October 2020. The past year, Jeroen has been active in digital native organizations focusing on data engineering, data science, digital operations and company building.
22 June - Rail Resilience & Sustainability
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Lucie Anderton is the Head of Sustainability at UIC - International Union of Railways.
Roland Nolte is Managing Director at IZT – Institute for Futures Studies and Technology Assessment.
Carina Herrmann is a Scientific Desk Officer at the German Centre for Rail Traffic Research, Federal Railway Authority in Dresden Germany.
David Quincey is a Climate Change Adaptation Manager at Network Rail.
Bart van der Spiegel
Bart van der Spiegel is part of Energy Management at Infrabel.
Keir Fitch is the Head of Unit Rail Safety & Interoperability in DG MOVE,
at European Commission.
Niels van Oort
Niels van Oort is Assistant Professor Public Transport at Delft University of Technology.
Froukje Mijnen is a Program Manager Sustainability at Arriva Nederland.
Massimo Sposaro is the marketing manager at D&T. Business development (both national and international), technological partnership development, outsourcing management and commercial network development.
Emilio Tuinenburg acts as Chief Digital Officer within Siemens Mobility. In co-creation with customers, working with international teams, Siemens supports the digital transformation in the Netherlands.
Katrin Neuhaus is a Project Manager for Climate Change Adaptation at Swiss Federal Railways SBB.
Rob Goverde is a Professor of Railway Traffic Operations & Management at the Department of Transport & Planning at the Technical University of Delft.
Bjørn Lysne is Energy metering & settlement expert at Eress.
Darren Da Cuong works as Electrical traction energy management at DB Energy. As part of DB Energy, is in charge of the proper operation of the collect and exchange of the data for Germany. He participates to EN50463 and TSI discussion, as well as the UIC working group IRS90930 for energy data exchange for crossborder traffic.
Etienne Sourdille works as Traction energy measurement management at SNCF Réseau. As part of the French infrastructure manager and in partnership with RTE, is responsible for the electrical traction energy handling on IM side. He participates to EN50463 and TSI discussion, as well as the UIC working group IRS90930 for energy data exchange for crossborder traffic.
Kim McCan is Partner & Sustainability Lead at PA Consulting.
Ruud Brink is Partner & Digital Lead at PA Consulting.
Currently Director of Data Acquisition Solutions at Alstom, Nicolas Pagnard is responsible for developing and delivering monitoring solutions for Trains and Railway assets.
Marcel Gerrits is Project manager Innovation & Technology Development at ProRail.
René Peusens is Senior strategist at ProRail.
Antoine Senia-Toullec is part of the French TSO in partnership with SNCF Réseau, and is an important on DECOFER for a renewal of the French settlement system. As part of the IRS90930, he participates in UIC working group IRS90930 for traction energy data for cross-border traffic.
Raphaele Caubel is part of the French TSO in partnership with SNCF Réseau, project leader on DECOFER for a renewal of the French settlement system. As part of the IRS90930, she participates in UIC working group IRS90930 for traction energy data for cross-border traffic.
Prof Dr. Marina Aguado
Data & Information Governance Team at European Union Agency for Railways.
23 June - International Long Distance Train Connections
RailTech Europe 2022
Arriën Kruyt is a member of the Management Board of the European Passengers Federation (EPF).
Daniel Mes is a Member of Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Timmermans, European Commission.
Maarten Bastian is the CEO of GreenCityTrip.
Kaj Mook is a Senior managing consultant at Berenschot.
Luc Vansteenkiste is an Independent consultant at Luanconsult.
Kurt Bauer is the Head of Long Distance Passenger Services and New Rail Business at ÖBB.
Nick Brooks is a Secretary General at ALLRAIL - the Alliance of Passenger Rail New Entrants in Europe.
Roel Verhagen joined Eurail Group G.I.E. in 2016 as Head of eCommerce. In 2019, Eurail Group G.I.E. and Eurail.com joined forces under the new company name Eurail where he took on a new position as Head of Sales, eCommerce B2C and B2B.
Elmer van Buuren
Elmer van Buuren is a co-founder & managing director at European Sleeper.
Thomas Preslmayr is Section Head Project Management and Quality Enhancement at the Department of Rail Technology and Mobility at St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences.
Simon Whalley is Commercial Innovation Expert at PA Consulting.
Paul Leslie is General Secretary of the Rhine-Rhône High Speed Line association.
Martijn Wagner is Innovation in Rail expert at PA Consulting.
Drs. Dorien Rookmaker is a Dutch politician from the party Meer Directe Democratie and a member of the European Conservatives and Reformists group.
Glyn Arthur heads the Televic Rail's global sales team for Mechatronic systems.
Maarten de Vries
Maarten de Vries is Consultant Maintenance at Ricardo Rail.
Andrea Giuricin is the CEO of TRA Consulting and a transport economist.
Barth Donners works as a senior consultant sustainable mobility at Royal HaskoningDHV on strategic projects involving public transport, ranging from urban transport to long distance travel in the Netherlands and internationally.
Hessel Winkelman is the COO of GreenCityTrip.