Mr. Frank Jost, Director of Strategy of the European Commission DG Move will participate as a speaker at Railway Days 2016 – Railway PRO Investment Summit.
Mr. Jost joined EU services in 1996 where he worked as a clerk for the railway market since 2004, dealing mainly with the economic aspects of rail transport. The most important projects in which he was involved were the infrastructure charges, the accession of Western Balkans states and economic readjustment for the states with debt problems. As president of a working group composed of ministries of transport authorities, Mr. Jost supported the accession of these countries in the rail sector.
Frank Jost will give a presentation during the panel on policy measures to increase the competitiveness of the rail transport sector, on the first day of the event.
Stadler Rail Group is one of the leading rolling stock manufacturer of customer-specific solutions for rail vehicles.
The workforce totals over 7000 employees dedicated to the production of such well-known vehicles as the single-decker and double-decker multiple-unit, the gtw articulated multiple-unit, the variobahn, tango, citylink and tramlink tramways, as well as the newly developed metro and ec250 high-speed train.
Stadler also specialises in the manufacture of passenger coaches and sleepers, locomotives, and is the world’s leading manufacturer of rack-and-pinion rail vehicles.