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Speakers for the IRU World Congress 2020 will be announced shortly. Check out the list below of those who spoke at the 2018 edition to give you a flavour of this unmissable event.

Previous edition speakers

Emerging Markets Editor and Anchor, CNN
Chairman of Goldman Sachs International and Former President of the European Commission.
News anchor and moderator
CEO, Oman Post Company
CEO, Mwasalat (formerly known as Oman National Transport Company)
Minister of Transport and Communications, Oman
Group Chief Executive ASYAD
Regional Advisor on Transport and Logistics, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UNESCWA)
EU Tech Policy Reporter & Independent Journalist
EVP, Chief Revenue Officer, Manufacturing & Supply Chain - OCTAL
State Secretary, Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, Germany
Co-Founder, CEO and Pilot Solar Impulse
Futurist and innovation expert
Co-founder & CEO, EmptyTrips
General Secretary of the International Transport Workers’ Federation
Secretary General, IRU
Co-founder & CEO, WhereIsMyTransport
Head of Alliance (Renault, Nissan, Mitsubishi) LCV Strategy and Business Development
IT and transport expert and disruptor
Chief Executive Officer of the Cross-Border Road Transport Agency South Africa
Kevin Gaskell, CEO, entrepreneur and adventurer
CEO and cofounder, Bestmile
Entrepreneur and founder of
Senior Project Manager, Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO)
Chief Operating Officer, CargoX
Operations Director East African Online Transport Agency
Managing Director, Knowles Transport
Chief Operating Officer: First Vehicles
IRU President
IVECO Brand President
World Bank Transport Practice Manager for Pakistan, Afghanistan and the Middle East and North Africa region
Director of Sustainable Transport Division at the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
Managing Director at ROOM 7540
CEO, Innovation Copilots
Author, Independent Expert Logistics Advisor, Visiting Lecturer
Head of Open Location Platform Business Development - IoT, HERE Technologies
Chairman of the C-Roads Platform
Chairman of the Board, Mootor Grupp
Technology & Emerging Business, Logistics at Ericsson
Former Minister of Economy & Trade, Lebanon; former Chief Economist, Dubai International Financial Centre
International Association of Public Transport (UITP) Director of MENA and Center for Transport Excellence Dubai, United Arab Emirates
CEO Ninatrans
President and CEO of American Trucking Associations
Senior business and project development manager
Manager for Latin America, Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI)
Head of International Business, YMM

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