RailFreight Summit Poland 2020
Shifting to Rail
We are looking forward to welcoming you in Poznan Majorie van Leijen The third edition of the RailFreight Summit takes place on 1, 2 and 3 September in Poznan, Poland. Due to its geographic importance, the region in and around Poland is developing in rapid pace. A network of hubs is in the making, connecting countries such as Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia to Western Europe, China, the Baltic states and the Adriatic coast. At this event, high-level speakers share their insights and knowledge on this topic.
We are looking forward to welcoming you in Poznan
Majorie van Leijen
The third edition of the RailFreight Summit takes place on 1, 2 and 3 September in Poznan, Poland. Due to its geographic importance, the region in and around Poland is developing in rapid pace. A network of hubs is in the making, connecting countries such as Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia to Western Europe, China, the Baltic states and the Adriatic coast. At this event, high-level speakers share their insights and knowledge on this topic.
The health and safety of our delegates, partners, speakers and employees is of utmost importance to us. Due to the COVID-19 virus we therefore decided to postpone the RailFreight Summit Poland 2020 to 1, 2 and 3 September 2020. Any questions? Please find the FAQ.
Confirmed speakers are:
Topics to be discussed
- Infrastructure Improvements
- Connecting European Ports
- Hub and Spoke System
- Successful Hubs as an Example
- Intermodal Network and Terminals
- Baltic or Adriatic?
- Europe or China?
- Rail Baltica Impact
- New Silk Road Impact
- Corridors in Poland
Around 150 logistics specialists attend this conference. You will meet logistics providers, operators, shippers and carriers but also academics, policymakers and lawyers and consultants visit our events. It is an international event with visitors from Europe and abroad.
At this event you gain knowledge about the latest developments, understand the routes and connections and learn how to grasp the current business opportunities in the region. Of course, you will also leave with new contacts and another experience.
The latest news about rail freight in Poland
Is a true shift to rail possible in Poland?
In Poland the expenditure on the development of transport infrastructure as well as intermodal hubs increased significantly between 2000 and 2020. Did this development contribute to a shift to rail? And is a shift from road to rail possible at all? Jana Pieriegud from the SGH Warsaw School of Economics will answer these questions at… Read more ›
This is how to build a rail freight hub
Poznan is growing as a rail freight hub. Recently, a state-of-the art terminal was opened, where cranable as well as non-cranable trailers can be loaded on trains in all directions. This means thousand of trailers off the road, onto rail. A terminal is not just a facility where cargo is loaded onto rails, and a… Read more ›
New railway line Poznan – Luxembourg to be launched
CLIP and CFL multimodal announced the launch of a new railway line between Swarzędz, next to the Polish hub of Poznan and Bettembourg-Dudelange in Luxembourg by end of 2019. The service will be open to containers, craneable semi-trailers as well as non-craneable semi-trailers thanks to the Lohr Railway System technology. The train will start with… Read more ›
Facts & Figures
What is the share of rail in Poland? And how has the rail freight market developed over the years? Download the factsheet about the situation of rail freight in Poland!
Would you like to broaden your business relations and promote your company amongst our delegates? Partner up and get in touch with a dedicated audience to share your knowledge, experience and show off your services via various possibilities. We are open to hear your suggestions and by filling out the form below, you get the information right away! We’ll be in touch shortly after to ensure your wishes will become our goal.
Partners RailFreight Summit Poland 2020:
Poland is at crossroads, not only between West and East, but also between the Baltic and Adriatic Sea, between the Baltic States and mainland Europe and between two major corridors connecting the most important transport hubs of Europe. Each year we strike down at one of these hubs, setting the stage for an international gathering of all those involved in this intermodal network. We have been in Wroclaw and Gdansk. In 2020, we are in Poznan.
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