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High Speed Rail 2009

Event date
Washington DC


High Speed Rail 2009 is a 2-days international event that aims to bring together international experts on rail. During the conference the following themes will have attention: Why High Speed, Planning, Financing HSR, High Speed Rail Around the World, Technology of HSR, Scaling up the Industry of America. Creating a state-of-art high speed rail system in the United States will help revive the US economy, create millions of jobs, lower the US’ dependence on oil, increase mobility and reduce climate change.