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Oktoberfest was a roaring success at InnoTrans 2016

21 September 2016

As the Messe Berlin opened its doors to the 11th year of InnoTrans, the international trade show enjoyed its ‘best results in its history,’ with a record attendance by both exhibitors and visitors, 149 international product debuts and 127 vehicles on display. In addition more than 20 countries sent specific trade delegations to visit the show, including Taiwan, Morocco, the United Arab Emirates and India.

DSC02299Ford & Stanley and the Rail Exec Club teamed up to host an Oktoberfest themed drinks reception on the evening of Wednesday 21st September, joined by some of the leading global employers within rail. The event was a roaring success, with the likes of Hitachi Rail Europe, Bombardier Transportation, Porterbrook, Ricardo Rail, Huber + Suhner, Birley Manufacturing and Datum Composites in attendance – to name a few.

The event was a great opportunity for a wide range of rail companies to showcase their services and network with likeminded professionals, with Ford & Stanley and Rail Media facilitating meetings throughout the evening.

“It was great to see so many of our clients doing business together at one of the industry’s largest events,” said Ford & Stanley’s Head of Sales & Commercial, Daniel Taylor, “Our Oktoberfest themed drinks reception was the perfect platform to facilitate introductions and allow our clients to network their way through the rail elite.”

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