UNIFE is a European association that represents the interests of the railway supply industry in Europe at the level of both European and international institutions. Its membership comprises manufacturers and integrators of railway rolling stock, subsystems, components, signalling equipment and infrastructure and also contractors (maintenance of the infrastructure). Its mission is to pro-actively develop an environment in which UNIFE members can promote rail market growth for sustainable mobility. UNIFE is the coordinator of various FP6, FP7 and H2020 projects (including Shift2Rail Open Calls) and participates in dissemination activities for most industry-led and collaborative rail sector projects. UNIFE is the only association representing the railway industry and is ideally placed for coordinating projects and disseminating to its wide membership base.