The 16th edition of the European Railway Award takes place on 31 January 2023 as a fully physical event in the Royal Museums of Fine Arts in Brussels. Guests are invited as of 18:30 for a welcome drink ahead of the ceremony at 19.00.
Alberto Mazzola, CER Executive Director
Philippe Citroën, UNIFE Director General
Roberta Metsola, President of the European Parliament (video message)
Andreas Carlson, Swedish Minister for Infrastructure and Housing
RAIL CHAMPION AWARD 2023
Laudatory speech: Henrik Hololei, European Commission Director-General for Mobility & Transport
Acceptance speech: Oleksandr Pertsovskyi, Member of the Board of Ukrainian Railways
Capacity building for crisis-proof rail
Henrik Hololei, European Commission Director-General for Mobility & Transport
Izaskun Bilbao Barandica, Member of the European Parliament
Henri Poupart-Lafarge, UNIFE Chair, Chairman and CEO of Alstom
Andreas Matthä, CER Chair, CEO of ÖBB
RAIL TRAILBLAZER AWARD 2023
For achievements promoting better representation of women in rail
Winner revealed on the day
Carlo Borghini, Outgoing Executive Director of Europe's Rail JU
Moderated by Méabh McMahon, EuroNews
The ceremony will conclude around 20:30 with our joint CER-UNIFE reception (click here to register).
We look forward to welcoming you on 31 January!