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2019 Sponsors and Exhibitors

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Platinum Sponsor
  • Microsoft

    Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT” @microsoft) enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge. Its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more.
    microsoft helps Rail Operators and Transport authorities around the globe to enable excellent customer service, operational efficiency, reliable integrated transport networks and improved profitability.
    We strongly believes that today every company becomes a digital company and our aim is to help you in this digital transformation journey towards intelligent freight, end-to-end traveler centric experience across multi-modal transport and optimized operations.

    Microsoft secured data, IoT and Intelligent cloud platform supports Rail Operators in the expansion of their role as broker of mobility solutions and trusted partner to Smart Cities around the globe.
    As a technology leader that has undergone a major transformation ourselves, we understand how important is to build a strong digital foundation focused on Talent and Digital Skills, Innovation driven Culture, Agility. At the same time our vision on the Rail Industry of the Future grants an capital importance to the environmental sustainability, social inclusion and accessibility.

    Microsoft is not simply building individual tools, but rather designing an intelligent fabric based on four principles—collaboration, mobility, intelligence, and trust. Microsoft’s focus is to enable access to the latest technology innovation such as IoT, Artificial Intelligence, Edge Computing and Blockchain so that Rail operators and their partners can achieve their key objectives.

Gold Sponsor
  • Alcatel Lucent Enterprise
    Alcatel Lucent Enterprise
Consultancy Partner
  • PwC

    PwC - your partner along the whole value chain.

    The transportation and logistics industry is confronting immense change: digital transformation, new market entrants, changing customer expectations, and new evolving business models. If you want to remain competitive, now is the time for action.

    PwC offer insights, guidance and solutions to address the complex needs of this sector. More than 5,800 people at PwC are specialised worldwide on the transportation & logistics industry and its sub-sectors. 

    What does the future hold for the transportation & logistics industry? How will business models be disrupted? Who’s driving change? What are the opportunities? What are the key technologies?

    Today's transportation and logistics worlds are being disrupted on all fronts. Freight forwarding, passenger transport – almost all transport modes and business models are affected by changing customer expectations, new technologies and new players accessing transportation and logistics markets. Explore with PwC our perspectives and insights as we look into what the future holds. 

    PwC developed a body of work on industry disruption and transformation that can help inform your strategic decision-making over the medium to long term. Our insights outline possible future scenarios that you can use to consider where your business should be heading and the actions it could take to get there. Are you ready for more than one future?

Silver Sponsor
  • Telice

    TELICE is a Spain-based company founded in 1973 working on the design, installation and maintenance of rail electrification, signalling and communication systems.

    TELICE’s expertise has led to the development of the t-Cat OLE Mobile Mapping, an innovative system that represents a step forward in the area of catenary auscultation. It is a 3D geometric scanning and mapping solution for OLE that measures and records, automatically, the height and stagger of the contact wire and helps checking clearances and gauges among other parameters.

  • Anixter

    Anixter is a global, value-added distributor of solutions designed to build, connect, power and protect valuable assets and critical infrastructures. From enterprise networks and industrial MRO supply to video surveillance applications and electric power distribution, we offer full-line solutions and intelligence to create reliable, resilient systems that sustain businesses and communities. Through our unmatched global distribution network, along with our supply chain and technical expertise, we help lower the cost, risk and complexity of our customers’ supply chains and projects. 

    For more information, please visit    Build. Connect. Power. Protect. Services. Worldwide.

  • ABB at SmartRail Congress

    Transportation Rail & Infrastructure

    Innovative, safer and smarter solutions for sustainable mobility 

    Rail is being rediscovered as a sustainable and energy-efficient form of transport. We understand the importance and implications of running these railway networks. We provide complete solutions that protect your infrastructure, and meet the expectations of users and transport stakeholders for all key applications. These include infrastructure, passenger stations, control and signaling units, tunnels and rolling stock.

    Our global network of railway services provide you the possibility to get tailor made services for infrastructure and rolling stock.  

    The broad range of services include spare parts, maintenance, upgrades and retrofit, and we offer these both on and off customer sites. A customized bundle of services is available based on your operating needs; on demand when needed or in multi-year service level agreements.


    Why ABB?

    We are committed to support you across the lifecycle of your equipment enhancing the operational efficiency and providing performance improvement to your fleet while reducing the operating life cycle costs. The knowledge gained through our long involvement in the railway industry, we are very conscious of the safety and reliability requirements of the railway systems.


    ABB is a pioneering technology leader with a comprehensive offering for digital industries. With a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB is today a leader in digital industries with four customer-focused, globally leading businesses: Electrification, Industrial Automation, Motion, and Robotics & Discrete Automation, supported by its common ABB Ability™ digital platform. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 147,000 employees.

  • Aigent at SmartRail

    AiGENT-TECH develops multimodal planning, simulation and operation platforms for urban and wide area door to door mobility services.

    Using deep-reinforcement learning framework and off-line/on-line learning, AiGENT-TECH enables on-demand service providers to run a profitable service. Our planning tools are used today to design and test various ITS strategies, making sure the service will be profitable, with the right QoS (quality of service) and pricing for end customers.

    Our cloud based platform includes, AI based monetization layer, multimodal & multi e-mobility services, automotive data cleaning & modeling.

    For more information, please visit our website:


    ACKSYS is shaping the future of railway broadband communications by leveraging state-of-the-art wireless technologies.

    ACKSYS provides a comprehensive range of EN50155-certified products and solutions covering key concerns of any transport operators who want to rely on high-speed and reliable wireless networks for Train-to-Ground communications (CCTV, CBTC, preventive maintenance, real-time passenger information...), for carriage and inter-consist coupling and for Internet for passengers over WiFi.

    With RailTrack - the trackside access point, combined to - the RailBox onboard Wi-Fi unit also supporting 4G/LTE - and WaveManager, ACKSYS offers a full-fledged suite.

    For more details, please visit :

  • Wabtec Corporation at SmartRail Congress
    Wabtec Corporation

    Wabtec is a diversified, global leader in equipment, components, services, software and systems for the transportation industry. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company is paving the way in safety, efficiency, reliability and productivity. Together, Wabtec combines decades of industrial leadership with cutting-edge data science and analytics acumen to create an efficient, productive and reliable digital-rail ecosystem – from shipper to receiver.