Railways Reforms & Governance Conclave 2017
The Indian Railways is launching big-bang reforms in governance and infrastructure to give world-class services to passengers. To implement the reforms, it is imperative to have the right policy in place and ensure efficient utilization of technology.
Over the last few years, the railways have taken many initiatives – increasing capacity to accommodate 11.85 lakh additional passengers in trains, investment plan of Rs 8,56,020 crore during 2015-19, installations of 9,000 bio-toilets and new Rail Neer plant at Ambernath and approval of USD 1,100 million loan by the World Bank for the eastern dedicated freight corridor among others.
Over the last two years, Governance Now through its annual conference on railways has highlighted governance and infrastructure reforms in this sector by inviting key stakeholders to deliberate on ideas, suggestions and best practices.
In its third edition, Governance Now Railways Governance and Reforms will focus on the concerns and solutions of materializing futuristic projects of the Indian Railways by organizing conglomeration of think tanks from India and across the world. Further, it will have expo exhibiting solutions that can help transform railways and address existing challenges
Key Dignitaries of Conclave 2017
Mr. Liu Jinsong
Minister and Deputy Chief of Mission the Embassy of China in India