Rail Insights 2021 Virtual Conference, presented by Railway Age

Rail Insights Virtual
June 17, 2021 - June 17, 2021 | Virtual Conference | Start: 1:30pm ET, End: 4:30pm ET
CHALLENGES, ISSUES, AND TRENDS AFFECTING THE NORTH AMERICAN RAIL MARKET

Event Info

Railway Age’s Seventh Annual Rail Insights Conference, presented virtually, featured a dialogue with the industry’s leadership on key strategic challenges, issues and trends.

Rail Insights 2021 explored what is affecting business growth, capital investment, technology, regulation, service quality and safety in the North American rail market — freight and passenger.

 

The Recovering Economy, First-Half 2021, and a Pending Merger

Katie Farmer

President and CEO, BNSF
Keynote Address

Jim Foote

President and CEO, CSX
Providing Outstanding Customer Service

Peter Gilbertson

Chairman, Anacostia Rail Holdings
Rail’s Role in “Building Back Better”

Rep. Donald Payne Jr. (D-N.J.)

Chairman, House Railroad Subcommittee
Passenger Rail Growth in a “New Normal”

Kevin Corbett

President and CEO, New Jersey Transit
Wall Street Perspective on Class I Mergers

Jason Seidl

Managing Director, Cowen and Company

Sponsorships

Sponsorships are available for all Railway Age events. Contact Jonathan Chalon (212) 620-7224, [email protected]

Contact Us

Contact us at (212) 620-7205, [email protected]

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All times listed are ET.

Program subject to change.

Platinum sponsor: CSX

Moderator: William C. Vantuono, Editor-in-Chief, Railway Age

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Event Welcome

Keynote Address
Jim Foote, President and CEO, CSX

TrinityRail Spotlight
Gregg Mitchell, EVP & Chief Commercial Officer, TrinityRail

Rail’s Role in “Building Back Better”
Rep. Donald Payne Jr. (D-N.J.), Chairman, House Railroad Subcommittee

Shift5 Spotlight
Michael Weigand, Chief Growth Officer, Shift5

Providing Outstanding Customer Service
Peter Gilbertson, Chair, Anacostia Rail Holdings

Navis Rail Spotlight
George Belle, Product Marketing Director, Navis

Wall Street Perspective on Class I Mergers
Jason Seidl, Managing Director, Cowen and Company

Blume Global Spotlight
Glenn Jones, GVP Product and Marketing, Blume Global

Passenger Rail Growth in a “New Normal”
Kevin Corbett, President and CEO, New Jersey Transit

Siemens Spotlight
Marc Buncher, President and CEO, Siemens Mobility North America

The Recovering Economy, First-Half 2021, and a Pending Merger
Katie Farmer, President and CEO, BNSF Railway

Michigan State University Center for Railway Research and Education Spotlight
Nick Little, Director, Railway Education, Center for Railway Research & Education, Broad College of Business, Michigan State University, The James B. Henry Center for Executive Development

Closing Remarks

Sponsorships

Railway Age’s Seventh Annual Rail Insights Conference is your opportunity to participate in a dialogue with the industry’s leadership on key strategic challenges, issues and trends. We’ll explore what is affecting business growth, capital investment, technology, regulation, service quality and safety in the North American Rail Market, freight and passenger.