NORTH OF ENGLAND TRANSPORT SUMMIT

30TH NOVEMBER 2017

Royal Armouries, Leeds
Armouries Dr, Leeds LS10 1LT

AGENDA

08:45-09:30 Registration
09:30-10:45

Session 1: Keynote Address and welcome 

  • Cllr Judith Blake, Leader, Leeds City Council
  • TBC, Chief Executive, Transport for the North 
10:45:11:15  Refreshment Break 
11:15-12:45 Session 2: Rail Investment Priorities
  • Mark Thurston, Chief Executive, High Speed 2 
  • Lord Adonis, Chair, National Infrastructure Commission 
  • Louise Ebbs, Strategy Director, TransPennine Express 
  • Graham Botham, Strategy & Planning Director (North), Network Rail
12:45-13:45 Lunch
13:45-15:00  

Session 3: Making travel smarter in the North of England 

  • Alastair Richards, IST Programme Director Transport for the North 
  • Cubic Speaker TBC
  • David Brown, Chief Executive, Arriva Rail North
  • Thales Speaker TBC
  • Robert Drewery, Commercial Director, Optare
15:00-15:30 Refreshment Break
15:30-16:45

Session 4: Making a difference in transport: The new Metro Mayors for the North

  • Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester (invited)
  • Steve Rotheram, Mayor of Liverpool City Region 
  • Ben Houchen, Mayor of Tees Valley Combined Authority (invited)
16:45

Conference Close

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SPEAKERS


  • SPEAKERS

  • Lord Adonis

    Chair
    National Infrastructure Commission
  • Councillor Judith Blake

    Leader
    Leeds City Council
  • Robert Drewery

    Commercial Director
    Optare
  • Steve Rotheram

    Mayor of Liverpool City Region
  • Mark Thurston

    Chief Executive
    High Speed 2
  • Graham Botham

    Strategy & Planning Director
    Network Rail
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