“Seamless Transport Chains through Harmonisation – Success Stories and Global Perspectives for Rail Freight”
The 4th edition of the UIC Global Rail Freight Conference – “GRFC 2014” – will take place from 23 – 26 June in Vienna. This international event, which has become a worldwide reference for all actors and decision-makers involved in rail freight and logistics business, is jointly organised by UIC, Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) and Rail Cargo Group (member of ÖBB) with the support of Europoint, the professional conference organiser.
A trade exhibition will be open to all actors and partners of the transport and logistics chain.
The conference will be held at the Hilton Vienna Stadtpark, a convenient venue in the centre of the city.
The sessions of the 4th UIC Global Rail Freight Conference will focus on the latest developments and perspectives in the following areas:
- Best practice and innovation trends worldwide,
- Rail freight and spatial planning,
- Logistics and integration,
- How to gain market shares,
- Combined transport and intercontinental corridors,
- New technologies and standardisation.
The 26 June will be Technical Visit Day.
Trade Exhibition: In parallel to the conference and session programme, “GRFC 2014” will host a professional trade exhibition at the Hilton Vienna Stadtpark. This exhibition will increase the visibility of all actors involved in rail freight and global logistics and to all partners and institutions cooperating with the rail sector to develop effective rail freight transport systems across the globe.