at RSN 2022

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The RailBusinessDaily Conference returns to RSN 2022

RailBusinessDaily has announced an outstanding line-up of industry leaders for its IConference at RSN 2022.

This year, with the theme Inspiring Rail People by Inspiring Rail People, the IConference is designed to Inspire, Inform, Impact and offer Insight to help you grow your business.

With seven speakers in procurement roles from several well-known rail companies, the presenters will undoubtedly have something of interest for everyone.

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2022 Speakers



Simply turn up to this event. Booking is not required.


This year the speakers will focus their presentations on overcoming challenges and taking opportunities to win work. The conference will include panel discussions and Q&A sessions with host Nigel Wordsworth.


It will give you the unique opportunity to learn about projects, innovations, successes and real-life railway experiences to help your business grow and prosper. The conference – held upstairs, above the main exhibition hall – begins at 10am and runs through until 3pm. It is free to attend and there is no need to book.


The speakers include:


Tony Howard

Tony Howard

Director of Assurance – RISAS & RISQS

Paul Harwood

Paul Harwood

Great British Railways Transition Team

Maria Griffin

Maria Griffin

HS2 Project Director for the Hitachi Alstom High Speed Joint Venture


Bernie Rowell

Head of Delivery – Rolling Stock Project HS2

Graeme Clark RSN

Graeme Clark

Head of Business Development – Rolling Stock, Siemens Mobility

Tim Robinson

Tim Robinson

Chairman at Digirail

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Neil Ovenden

Head of Engineering, Rail Partners

About the host

RailBusinessDaily (RBD) provides a vast range of rail business services and profile raising opportunities for railway industry-related organisations and professionals.


Whether you need a platform from which to share your story with the wider rail industry community or you need support in developing your brand identity and producing compelling marketing material, there really is no better place than RBD to raise your profile in UK rail.


Our aim is to be a positive force for good, sharing the latest news and industry best practice. Our team of specialist rail journalists will help tell your story and then share it with the people you want to connect with. This is the most powerful and respected news service in UK rail.

RailBusinessDaily reaches 73,000 industry professionals, commentators, influencers and decision-makers six days a week and we share all of our stories via LinkedIn which has some of the very best engagement rates in UK rail.

"Using media as a force for good"


The UK rail industry’s most respected news service reaching 73,000 readers every day

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Magazines and insight reports that reach rail industry influencers and decision-makers



Supporting rail companies with work winning business planning, investment and support

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An exclusive rail community with offers, opportunities, connections and insight



Profile enhancement that helps rail businesses to reach clients and prospects



A unique recruitment service for the rail industry identifying the best candidates

About the sponsor

RISAS is the Railway Industry Supplier Approval Scheme. It ensures key suppliers can become recognised as best-in-class at delivering the most challenging and high-risk products and services.

A RISAS certificate is evidence that an independent, robust, rigorous and transparent assessment of the supplier has taken place, by experts.

It ensures that suppliers of critical products have the appropriate systems, processes, competence, resources, facilities and procedures.

  • Authoritative, official rail industry-owned scheme
  • A means of meeting legal requirements and the Rail Industry Standard on supplier assurance
  • Trusted, independent, third party assessments of suppliers
  • Eliminates or reduces the need for each company to audit and assess separately
  • Improves efficiency, safety and sustainability
    Reduces costs
    A better, safer railway for passengers and freight customers

"Ensuring key suppliers can become recognised as best-in-class at delivering the most challenging and high-risk products and services."

Conference information

The RailBusinessDaily Conference is not organised by Rolling Stock Networking. Rolling Stock Networking provides space to those third parties and each sub-event is entirely in the control of the respective organisers.

These complementary events in airline style seated format are expected to deliver a series of engaging programmes with a full programme of sub events during the day with speakers and topics focusing in networking, education, assistance to access the market and access to technology led support.

Previous Speakers | 2021

Previous Speakers | 2019

What our customers are saying

“161 Brochures taken and 9 Zoom calls booked over 3 days next week – that is what I call networking!

“It has been an unbelievable event for me.”

– Martin Whitbread, the Orange Train Wash Company