VI Business Forum "1520 Strategic Partnership"
May, 31 - June 2, 2011
Transport Systems 1520 and 1435: A Strategy of Cooperation
For the first time ever the Strategic Partnership 1520 will consider how to encourage closer integration of railway networks across Eurasia.
The discussions will focus on how to speed up the effective development of the international transport corridors, boost transit and encourage larger introduction of cutting-edge technologies in the railway transport.
The Forum will give an insight into the key sectors of the railway business across Eurasia, including high speed rail, infrastructure for global events, safety and security, green transport, passenger and freight streams.
Letters of support
Vladimir Putin, The Prime Minister of the Russian Federation It is my pleasure to greet all participants and guests of this forum.
Vladimir Yakunin, "Russian Railways" JSC On behalf of Russian Railways I would like to welcome the organisers and participants of the 6th International Railway Business Forum Strategic Partnership 1520.
Igor Levitin, Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation On behalf of the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation and on my own behalf, I welcome the participants and guests of the 6th International Railway Business Forum “Strategic Partnership 1520”.
Dr. Hans-Jörg Grundmann, "Siemens AG" On behalf of Siemens, I would like to cordially welcome the participants and organizers of the 6th International Rail Business Forum "Strategic Partnership 1520"!
Dr. Rüdiger Grube, "Deutsche Bahn AG" Now for the third time in a row, Deutsche Bahn AG is proud to take part in the "1520 Strategic Partnership" International Railway Forum as an official international partner.
Oleg Sienko, "Uralvagonzavod" JSC On behalf of the staff of the “Uralvagonzavod” corporation I have got a great pleasure to greet you on the international business forum being an effective instrument to implement our common tasks.
Gennady Talashkin, "RZDstroy" OJSC For the sixth time already this communication ground gathers the leaders of the railway industry with the only main goal – to contribute to developmentof business cooperation and to improve competitiveness of the transport infrastructures of the partners by the wide gage line.
Alexandr Shokhin, President of Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs On behalf of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs I congratulate you on the opening of the VI International Rail Business Forum “1520 Strategic Partnership”.