Founded in 1062, Marrakech is one of the four imperial cities of Morocco. Its 600-hectare Medina has been designated an UNESCO World Heritage Site. The city many rich and diverse tourist attractions provide one of the country's showpieces. A combination of modernity and historical heritage, Marrakech will provide a warm welcome to the participants of the 11ᵗʰ UIC World Congress on High-Speed.
The High Speed Rail World Congress is a UIC event held successfully every 2 years since its first edition in 1992. It is now renowned worldwide as the most prominent and a large-scale global event on high-speed railway, addressing both HSR operation and technology issues.