Speakers will be drawn from Road and Rail Transport Authorities, Regional and Economic Transport Groupings, Multilateral Agencies and leading industry players representing the various sectors in the transport value chain.

Roads & Rail 2014 Speakers Panel include Top Government and Industry Leaders:

•      Leo John Ngowi, Manager, Road and Monitoring, Surface and Marine Transport Regulatory Authority (SUMATRA), Tanzania
•      Eric Kaleja, Director, KfW/DEG, Germany
•      Eng Yonas Mchomvu, Senior Transport Specialist, The World Bank
•      Philip Wambugu, Director of Infrastructure, East Africa Community
•      Apollo Kashanku, Senior Transport Economist, Ministry of Works and Transport, Uganda
•      Pierrot Kasonga, Director of Regional Planning & Transport Economist, Ministry of Planning, DRC
•      Dr Mahabubul Bari, Transport Adviser, Ministry of Infrastructure, Rwanda
•      Edouard Nyandwi, Principal Technical Adviser, Cabinet of the Minister of Transport and Public Works, Bujumbura-Burundi
•      Serah Wangare, Executive Officer, Juba Office, Ministry of Road, South Sudan Government
•      Eng Solomon Ouna, Railway Project Manager, Kenya Railways
•      Ndayishimiye Jean-Pierre, Chief of Administration Board, Road Authority, Public Works, Bujumbura, Burundi
•      Ronah Serwadda, Commissioner, Ministry of East African Community Affairs, Uganda
•      Heiko Ifland, Senior Consultant, Railistics, Germany
•      Dieudonne Dukundane, Director General, Burundi Maritime, Port and Railways Authority
•      Merian Sebunya Kyomugisha, Chairperson, Uganda Freight Forwarders Association (UFFA) and Managing Director, BTS Clearing and Forwarding Ltd
•      Lawrence Lugwana Kaggwa, Managing Director, Uganda Transport Agencies Ltd (UTAL) and Managing Director, Uganda Truck Owners Organisation
•      Wolfgang Solzbacher, Director, KfW Office Tanzania, German Development Cooperation