Examining rail's role in shaping Africa's urban future.
The Urban Rail Africa Conference will bring together key government figures and rail operators plus industry representatives concerned with the rail planning, financing, construction, maintenance and rolling stock to review how urban rail demands will be met now, and in the decades to come.
Key conference discussions:
Towards 2025: A review the operational performance of urban rail services across Africa and the steps required to deliver world class passenger services CASE STUDY: The 25-year integrated transport master plan for Gauteng - A paradigm shift in transport priorities for the region CASE STUDY: Building Nigeria's light rail systems - Abuja Rail Mass Transit Project, overview, timeline and project update Developing the right policy framework to improve urban access and mobility in Sub-Saharan Africa CASE STUDY: Developing an effective procurement, tendering and contracting strategy for new-build rail projects - Lessons from Doha Metro Qatar Passenger focused mobility solutions - Increasing customer satisfaction through seamless transport connections
This key industry event is your chance to hear great things from rail industry leaders as they strive to achieve a vision of world-class passenger services and urban connectivity across Africa, including: Urban connectivity as a means of accelerating economic growth Working to overcome years of underinvestment in passenger rail infrastructure and rolling stock Funding Africa's urban mobility - Examining recent trends and innovations to apply moving forward High Speed Rail projects updates Light Rail project updates Developing the right policy framework to improve urban access and mobility Rail's role in transforming underutilized towns and cities into business, sports and tourism hub Examining opportunities for value capture around transport interchanges Improving the customer experience - reliability, ease-of-use and perceived value to inspire loyalty from your customer base
Date: 10 December 2013 to 11 December 2013 Time: 09:00 - 17:00 Venue: The Westin Cape Town, Cape Town Cost: $ 1695.00 USD
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