The World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo was created to bring the world’s urban rail community together to share best practice and address industry challenges and future innovations. The move of the World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo to Bilbao, one of Spain’s major rail manufacturing hub, coincides with recent critical investments by the Spanish and regional governments into rail infrastructure. The congress represents a fantastic opportunity to showcase Spain’s dynamic urban rail market. It will indeed feature some of Spain’s recent bold and exciting new urban rail projects, delivering inspiring insights while debating ideas and strategies with metro and light rail leaders from across Europe and abroad.
Thousands of deals have been made and influenced at the show over the years. Because the conferences cover high level strategic topics, it is attended by C level executives and decision makers who in turn hold the power to do deals and drive the global rail industry forward.
Indra is a world leader in the development of end-to-end technology solutions for the rail community and The World Metro & Light Rail Congress & Expo 2018 attract senior representation from metros and light rail systems around the world, with a strong focus on innovation and technology. Indra meets the needs of the mobility in today’s society, with innovative end-to-end solutions. Worthy of special mention is its benchmark position in revenue collection, information and control systems, operational systems, safety and protection in all means of transport. Its clients include Metros in Madrid, Barcelona, Medellin, Santiago de Chile, Cairo, Calcutta, Mumbai, the light rail in St Louis, Buenos Aires and Sydney trains, and the Mexico City suburban railroad, among others.