• Join US on May 18-19, 2017, in Bangkok, Thailand

    It is my greatest pleasure, on behalf of the Organizing Committee to welcome you to attend the Rail Expansion Asia 2017, which will be held on May 18-19, 2017, in Bangkok, Thailand.

    It is forecasted that in coming 20 years the Demand of Rail transportation in Asia and Asia pacific In order to meet this demand the major stake holders especially rail and metro operators have solve the internal and external challenges, especially improve the financial and operational efficiency so that they can maximize the utilization of available resources for the future expansion.

    The south East Asia region will experience the investment of around 146 Billion US Dollar until 2020. Major contributors on this huge investment are supposed to be Thailand (68 billion USD) andSingapore (56 billion USD) where as Malaysia, Laos, Indonesia and Vietnam will share the rest.

    The Rail Expansion Asia 2017, schedule from May 18-19, is a 2-day gathering of international experts from all over the world to share project case studies, discuss opportunities and deliver solutions for the major challenges faced by the industry. It should be the ideal platform for rail industry stake holders/individuals to know the latest updates and explore partnership opportunities for staying ahead of the game.

    I look forward to your participation in Rail Expansion Asia 2017.


  • Who Should attend?
  • Early Confirmed Speakers at REA 2017
      • Padet Praditphet Director, Common Ticketing Office, Office of Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning (OTP) Ministry of Transport of Thailand
      • Farizul Hazli Baharom Head of Cross Border Rail Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD)
      • Oravit Hemachudha Lecturer, Institute of Metropolitan Development Navamindradhiraj University(The public university under BMA)
      • Somprasong Suttayamully Director, Business Development Department Mass Rapid Transit Authority of Thailand
      • James Shi Head of Maintenance Taiwan High Speed Rail Corporation
      • John Guiry Chief Executive Officer Royal Railways(Cambodia)
      • Kumar Abhishek Deputy Financial Advisor and Chief Accounts Officer Ministry of Railway India
      • Jayantha Gunathilake Additional Secretary Ministry of Highways and Higher Education Battaramulla-Srilanka
      • Somphone PHANOUSITH Former Assistant Adviser Lao PDR Prime Minister
      • Oliver Redrup Director of Capital Projects and Infrastructure PWC
      • Wichai Siwakosit Chairman Institution of Railway Signal Engineers - Thailand Section
      • Jason Hutchings Senior Design Director Atkins
      • John Leber Investment Officer International Finance Corporation
      • Wilfred Phay Director, Rail, South-East Asia & Pacific, Industry & Facilities Division Bureau Veritas
      • Nir Hayzler VP, Head of Strategic Industries LOB RADWIN
      • Jugal MAKWANA BIM Director – Asia Pacific AECOM
      • Kitipat Supakleelakul Director, Engineering & Maintenance Department Bangkok Metro Public Company Limited
      • Bassam Mansour Director of Rail Systems, MRT Line 2 HSS Engineering, Malaysia
      • Sim Wee Meng Senior Group Director Rail Land Transport Authority Singapore
      • Sukhy Barhey Director BMT Asia Pacific
      • Surapong Laoha-Unya CEO Bangkok Mass Transit System Public Company Limited
      • Phuritath PHANITPHOTJAMARN Senior Chief Engineer Bangkok Metro Public Company Limited(BMCL)
      • Dr Jacob Kam Chak-pui Managing Director - Operations and Mainland Business MTR Corporation Ltd.
      • Dinh La Thang Minister Ministry of Transport of Vietnam
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