Railway Challenge


Become a partner or sponsor

As this is a flagship event for inspiring the next generation, we are open for corporate sponsorships.  This is a great opportunity to build solidarity and support within the railways and supporting industries. 

“Excellent, fun and informative.” Gold Sponsor 2017

Why get involved?

  • Generate a pool of prospective young engineers, job-ready in terms of experience, people skills and academic excellence
  • Consolidate support and uphold the future of the sector
  • Partner local and international teams
  • Deliver profiled and relevant brand exposure
  • Be part of a growing network of industry leaders that promotes innovation
  • Deliver profiled and relevant brand exposure 
  • Be increasingly visible as a leader in inspiring the next generation
  • Six-month long platform of focused social media coverage to reach industry-specific audiences up to half-a-million strong.


  • 500,000 IMechE social media followers
  • 200 attendees.
  • Focused and engaged enthusiasts, professionals and participants at the event.
  • 110 students.
  • Connect and recruit from a pool of highly skilled graduates and apprentices.
  • 30+ industry leaders and subject experts
  • Five day event.
  • Host winning team at corporate offices.

At the final event you will: 

  • Be on the judging panel for business case presentations and or track-based or design challenges
  • Be invited to a networking event with all the participants and competition officials
  • Have the opportunity to present at the awards ceremony
  • Be provided an exhibition space to display an item of innovation
  • Have your corporate branding displayed on selected promotional event collateral.

Get involved!

Get in touch

If you are interested in becoming a Railway Challenge Sponsor or Partner please contact Kristina Virkolich:

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Challenge Partners and Sponsors

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