Promoting equality and diversity in the Malaysian rail industry for a better tomorrow
photo by: Iqxbal Shafiq Bin Dzulkifeli, YTL Construction


Promoting equality and diversity in the Malaysian rail industry for a better tomorrow

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Asia Pacific Rail 2020

The Future of Rail in Asia
11-12 March 2020 | BITEC, Bangkok, Thailand
Bringing together rail professionals for over 21 years, Asia Pacific Rail is one of Asia’s premier railway industry events. Attended by movers and shakers of Asia’s rail sector, the event will feature 9 theatres, covering exciting developments in rail freight, mainlines, high-speed rail and metros.

The conference features over 150 speakers including Dr Jacob Kam, CEO, MTR Corporation, Rail Projects Victoria’s CEO, Evan Tattersall and Chong Kheng Chua, Deputy Chief Executive – Infrastructure and Development, Land Transport Authority, Singapore. The exhibition will feature leading exhibitors showcasing the latest technologies and innovations in digital rail, urban mobility, signaling, communications, track infrastructure, rolling stock, automated ticketing system, asset management, condition monitoring, mainline, construction and more.

Women in Rail Malaysia Members can enjoy 15% off conference pass with promo code: WIR15
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Aspiring The Women
Of Tomorrow

Women in Rail Malaysia is an independent not-for-profit organisation, established to promote equality and diversity in the Malaysian rail industry.

Via its various initiatives, Women in Rail Malaysia provides networking opportunities to its members and it also promotes existing or creates new opportunities for women to gain access to rail industry’s relevant education and employment.
photo: MRT Corp Malaysia

Women in Rail Malaysia has Three Strategic Objectives

Ensuring a quality talent pool to come through and strengthen the rail industry
career progression
​Supporting the career progression of women in the rail industry
​​Advocating increased representation of women in leadership positions
Women in Rail Malaysia promotes positive attitudes, customs and practice towards gender balance and inclusion in the employment and participation of women in the rail industry in Malaysia and is committed to encouraging stakeholders to adopt diversity as a business strategy.

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Membership is open to:

  • Anyone working in the rail industry or is professionally connected / affiliated with the rail industry.
  • Any individual who is considering a career change and pursuing a future career in the rail space.
  • Any students (at college or university) considering a future career in the rail industry.

Who we are?

We are an online platform for everyone in rail, all over the world, to come together and network, to learn from one another and to better understand international best practices from rail experts and industry professionals in an online, interconnected way taht has never been done before.


  • Freelifetime mambership.
  • Exclusive invitation to join and participate in all Women in events organised globally.


Click here to download the Women in Rail’s newsletter for the year 2019.
Please scroll to page 30 for Malaysia’s update.

Our Committee Members