11TH JUNE 2020

Crowne Plaza
Congress Road, Glasgow
G3 8QT
United Kingdom


08:45 - 09:25 Registration 
09:25 - 09:35                           


  • Cllr Susan Aitken, Leader, Glasgow City Council
09:35 - 09:45

Keynote Address

  • Speaker TBC
09:45 - 11:00

Session 1: The National Transport Strategy - The Vision for the next 20 years

Chaired by: Jim Valentine, Deputy Chief Executive, Perth & Kinross Council

  • Speaker TBC
  • Speaker TBC
  • Speaker TBC
11:00 - 11:20 Refreshment Break
11:20 - 12:30

Session 2: Tackling Climate Change: Decarbonising Scotland's Transport Networks

Chaired by: Roy Brannen, Chief Executive, Transport Scotland

  • Claire Haigh, Chief Executive, Greener Journeys
  • Keith Anderson, Chief Executive, ScottishPower
  • Catherine Hall, Head of Strategy, Network Rail Scotland
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 14:45

Session 3: Halting the Decline in Bus Patronage: A landmark investment in Bus

Chaired by:

  • Paul White, Director, CPT Scotland
  • Peter Grant, Head of Bus and Concessionary Fares Policy, Transport Scotland
  • Speaker TBC
14:45 - 15:05 Refreshment Break
15:05 - 16:15

Session 4: Getting Rail Back on Track: Putting Passengers at the Heart of Scotland's Rail Investments

Chaired by: Ross Martin, Economic Advisor

  • Alex Hynes, Managing Director, Scotland's Railway
  • Bill Reeve, Director of Rail, Transport Scotland
  • Speaker TBC

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  • Councillor Susan Aitken

    Glasgow City Council


  • Keith Anderson

    Chief Executive
  • Roy Brannen - Session Chair

    Chief Executive
    Transport Scotland
  • Claire Haigh

    Chief Executive
    Greener Journeys
  • Catherine Hall

    Head of Strategy
    Network Rail Scotland
  • Alex Hynes

    Managing Director
    Scotland's Railway
  • Ross Martin - Session Chair

    Economic Advisor
  • Bill Reeve

    Director of Rail
    Transport Scotland
  • Jim Valentine - Session Chair

    Deputy Chief Executive
    Perth & Kinross Council
  • Paul White

    CPT Scotland
  • Peter Grant

    Head of Bus and Concessionary Fares Policy
    Transport Scotland

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