THE MIDLANDS TRANSPORT SUMMIT & AWARDS

4TH JULY 2019

AGENDA

08:30-09:15 Registration
09:15-09:30 Welcome
TBC
09:30-09:45

Keynote Address
TBC

09:40-10:55

Session 1: The West Midlands: cleaner, greener, faster

Chaired by: Prof. David Begg, Chief Executive, Transport Times

  • Linda McCord, Chair, West Midlands Bus Alliance 
  • David Bradford, Managing Director, UK Bus, National Express
  • Claire Haigh, Chief Executive, Greener Journeys 
10:55-11:00 Award Presentation
11:00-11:20 Refreshments
11:20-12:50                 

Session 2: Rail - Maximising economic growth andconnectivity through HS2 and Midlands Rail Hub

  • Jim Steer, Director, Greengauge21
  • Speaker TBC
  • Speaker TBC
12:50-13:00 Award Presentation
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00:15:00

Session 3: Mobility as a Service: overcoming the barriers to implementation

  • Chris Lane, Head of Transport Innovation, Transport for West Midlands
  • Speaker TBC
  • Speaker TBC
15:00-15:10 Award presentation
15:10-16:10

Session 4

  • Speaker TBC
  • Speaker TBC
  • Speaker TBC
16:10-16:20

Closing Address

  • Laura Shoaf, Managing Director, Transport for West Midlands

SPEAKERS


  • KEYNOTE SPEAKER

  • Laura Shoaf

    Managing Director
    Transport for West Midlands

  • SPEAKERS

  • Prof. David Begg (Session Chair)

    Chief Executive
    Transport Times
  • David Bradford

    Managing Director - Bus
    National Express
  • Claire Haigh

    Chief Executive
    Greener Journeys
  • Jim Steer

    Director
    Greengauge21
SUPPORTERS

Transport Times is well known for providing unrivalled insight into the transport industry from thought leaders in the sector. The awards and events that the Transport Team produce have similar status as the best in the industry, and that's why we've been proud of First Group's involvement over the years in sponsoring numerous awards and why we will continue to support these events in the future

Tim O'Toole CBE

Former CEO, FirstGroup