Rail Freight Summit 2019 - Poland and Central Europe


The call for papers for the RaiFreight Summit is open!  Are you involved on the New Silk Road and would you like to share your knowledge? On 15 and 16 May the RailFreight Summit takes place in Gdansk, Poland. This year the focus is on Eurasian rail freight through Poland and the wider region.


The following topics will be discussed at the conference:

  • New Silk Road connections, routes and the position of Poland
  • new routes to the Adriatic coast
  • the connection to Ukraine
  • EU policy in eastern Europe
  • the broad gauge network
  • Port of Gdansk, ready to compete; port position, capacities and specific strengths
  • logistics hotspots in Poland

Abstract criteria

The abstract should contain:

  • a maximum of 400 words
  • issues/problems
  • possible dangers for the railway sector
  • solutions
  • relevance for the railway sector
  • technical systems/components
  • examples in the field/case studies
  • features
  • legal framework

Submit your paper

To apply as a speaker for this conference, we kindly ask you to fill in the form below. The topic should apply to the international rail freight industry.  The deadline to submit your abstract is 218 February.