About the event
African Rail Evolution is the only African forum for maintenance and rehabilitation professionals that feature best practices and pioneering case studies on maintaining, upgrading and future-proofing ageing rolling stock; infrastructure; track and perway; signalling technology; OHTE electrical and cabling; equipment; and rail maintenance software and technology.
High-level networking, panel discussions and case studies will address the latest trends and techniques in maintenance and rehabilitation to put African rail back on track.
The event will be attended by representatives of government; freight rail operators and companies; large industry, i.e. mining and manufacturing; international organisations and the private sector.
African Rail Evolution summit and expo is strategically co-located with the following events, attracting over 2000 participants from Africa’s ports, rail and logistics sectors – giving delegates even broader access to organisations that can facilitate trade continentally:
- The annual Women in Transport Awards: Honouring the outstanding achievements of Africa’s transport executives
- The 6th annual African Ports Evolution Forum: Focusing on unlocking Africa’s economic potential through port development and optimisation
- TIKZN’s Export Week: A platform to recognise, promote and assist with growing KwaZulu-Natal’s export businesses and industries