The 8th International Conference on Railway Engineering
16 - 17 May 2018 | IET London: Savoy Place
Railway Lecture 2018
The IET’s Railway Annual Lecture is one of the calendar’s key networking events for the railway sector.
This years’ lecture ‘Global Rail Market’ will be given by TC Chew who will draw upon his years’ of experience in the rail industry to present to you the opportunities and challenges in the Global Rail Market.
Global Railway Market of Metros, High Speed Rail and Intercontinental Railway is developing including an overview of European, American and Asian railways ( Rolling Stock and Infrastructure and operation ( privatisation and national networks).
Meet the speaker
Mr. T C Chew, Chartered Engineer, Royal Academy of Engineering, UK
T C Chew is a Chartered Engineer and a fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, UK. He has been involved with the railway and construction industries globally for over 40 years.
In January 2017, TC joined Arup family in London as Director, Global Rail Business Leader. Prior to that, he was President, Global Business & Operations for Samsung C&T Corporation based in Singapore.
Between May 2009 to October 2015, he was the Projects Director with Hong Kong MTR Corporation, overseeing all the railway projects in Hong Kong as well as the MTR overseas ventures.
Previously, he was a Divisional President for Bombardier Transportation on the London Underground modernization public-private partnership program.
Up to 2003, he spent eight years with Singapore Land Transport Authority as their Senior Director for Projects and Engineering, overseeing all the Singapore railway and road projects.
TC also have the privilege to work on the London Underground Jubilee Line Extension project. He is graduated from Manchester University holding a Bachelor and Master degree.