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Rail Personnel is an internationally recognised recruitment specialist with a solid reputation in the rail industry worldwide for finding clients the people they need. We are able to provide you with staff on contract or to fill a permanent position. We have been helping people find jobs for over 20 years.

Our website is visited by thousands of rail professionals from around the world and we have offices in Hong Kong, Australia, Malaysia, Taiwan, Singapore, India and China. Working with us means having access to the best jobs and people in the rail industry. Use us to find a job or find a candidate as well as seeing the latest rail industry news and details of upcoming rail conferences and events.​

Conferences we are supporting

Rail Personnel has been supporting and promoting rail specific conferences and exhibitions around the world for many years. For further details, please contact the Talent Acquisition Manager at renee@railpersonnel.com

  • Eurasia Rail 2023

    8 Mar 2023 - 10 Mar 2023
    IFM / Istanbul Expo Center, Istanbul
    ​Hosting hundreds of exhibitors and 7,697 visitors, is the main networking and business event for the Turkish rolling stock sector, featuring innovative engineering, products and services from both the public and private sectors. Eurasia Rail is the direct route into Turkey’s massive lucrative railway sector, being the key meeting place for important decision makers and rail technology buyers.
  • 2nd Annual Rail Modernization Summit

    23 Mar 2023 - 24 Mar 2023
    Hotel Vivanta Dwarka New Delhi
    This summit aims to gather more than 300+ government representatives, ministries, metro authorities, railway board, municipalities and global rail innovators with the motto of modernizing the Indian Rail Transport. Brainstorm and exchange ideas with the industry experts in business and technology. Participate in thought leadership conferences and seminars as 2nd Annual Rail Modernization Summit tackles some of the most critical challenges and questions facing the modernization of rail ...
  • Heavy Haul Rail 2023

    29 Mar 2023 - 30 Mar 2023
    The Ritz-Carlton, Perth
    ​The Australian heavy haul rail industry, boasting some the heaviest and longest trains, continues to lead the world in operations and innovation. As confident commodity markets drive our COVID recovery, becoming an even more efficient supply chain for the export of coal and iron ore is fundamental to Australia’s productivity. Bringing together key industry decision makers, the agenda will showcase the best in local and international project expertise, giving attendees an understanding of the...
  • RISSB Rail Safety Conference

    2 May 2023 - 3 May 2023
    Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney
    ​RISSB and Informa Connect are delighted to announce the 23rd Annual RISSB Rail Safety Conference that will be held in Sydney at the Amora Hotel Jamison on May 2nd and 3rd 2023. The Rail industry is vital to Australian business and as the industry meets new challenges (from sustainability and climate change, to remote working, to digital asset management, to innovation) it is essential to provide our people with effective technical skills to successfully and safely cope with the changes and t...
  • Middle East Rail 2023

    15 May 2023 - 16 May 2023
    Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, Abu Dhabi
    As a regional rail show for innovation, technology and strategy in the sector, the event expects to welcome around 6,000 attendees, 400 speakers, 300 exhibitors and 600 VIPs from across the industry. The agenda will include a 3-track conference, presentations, peer-to-peer networking, panel discussions and interviews, involving and led by leading figures, senior executives and key decision-makers. The conference will cover a range of relevant topics, including connectivity, intelligent system...
  • Rail Solutions Asia 2023

    24 May 2023 - 26 May 2023
    Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    ​Regarded by many as the best railway show in Asia, this annual show combines a wide-ranging exhibition, a comprehensive conference programme and The Annual Congress of the Asian Railway Operators Association. RSA 2022 was our eleventh successful Malaysian show and after a 2 year gap, due to Covid 19, the 2000+ participants who attended were delighted to be back at a live rail event. As usual, the show was very well supported by the local rail authorities and we are pleased to be returning to...
  • Asia Pacific Rail 2023

    31 May 2023 - 1 Jun 2023
    BITEC Bangkok,​ Thailand
    ​For the last 25 years, Asia Pacific Rail has brought together more than 25,000 rail leaders from across the globe for the most exclusive and influential railway gathering in the region. 2022 everything bounced back for arguably the most engaging edition to date, with 4 premium theatres of conference content, over 110 industry speakers and 1,700+ attendees. The industry is evolving as the new digital era progresses. As Asia Pacific Rail enters its 25th year, the event will be making some chan...
  • Urban Rail 2023

    18 Jul 2023 - 19 Jul 2023
    Grand Hyatt, Melbourne
    ​From light to suburban rail and metro, Urban Rail will bring together operators, manufacturers, contractors and government stakeholders across every level of the passenger rail sector to hear cutting-edge case studies, project updates and learn from successful projects in Australasia and the world. Urban rail is reshaping the Australasian landscape by reducing traffic congestion and greenhouse emissions and transforming the way we travel by offering smart solutions and completing multimodal ...
  • 12th International Heavy Haul Conference

    27 Aug 2023 - 31 Aug 2023
    Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
    ​The International Heavy Haul Association (IHHA), in partnership with MRS Logistics railway, will be hosting its 12th International Heavy Haul Conference, on 27 – 31 August 2023 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The Theme for this conference is: Application of Heavy Haul Innovations for a Sustainable World. The conference will include presentations of technical papers in research and development areas in line with the theme and sub-theme, such as Rolling Stock, Vehicle Track Systems and Energy Effic...
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