TRANSPORT AFTER THE GENERAL ELECTION

23RD MAY 2024

KPMG
15 CANADA SQUARE
LONDON E14 5GL

AGENDA

Transport after the General Election:
How will a new UK Government de-carbonise, fund and deliver a sustainable transport system?

09:00-09:30     

 Registration
09:30-09:45

 Welcome by Chair

  • Anthony Smith
09:45-11:00

 Session 1: Transport priorities of the next UK Government

  • Huw Merriman MP, Minister of State for Transport (Invited)
  • Simon Lightwood MP, Shadow Transport Minister (Invited)
  • Cllr Carla Denyer, Green Party Deputy Leader 
  • Baroness Randerson, Lib Dem Spokesperson on Transport 
11:00-11:30  Refreshments
11:30-12:30

 Session 2: Rail Reform, Delivery and Funding 

 Chaired by Ed Thomas, Partner, UK Head of Transport, KPMG

  • Andy Bagnall, Chief Executive Officer, Rail Partners 
  • Rufus Boyd, Lead Director, Great British Railways 
  • Juergen Maier CBE, Chair, Labour Party Rail & Urban Transport Review (invited)
12:30-13:30  Lunch
13:30-14:30

 Session 3: Devolution and transport

 Chaired by Chelsea Dosad, Director, Infrastructure & Government, KPMG

  • Vernon Everitt, Transport Commissioner for Greater Manchester 
  • Anne Shaw OBE, Executive Director, Transport for West Midlands
  • Simon Warburton, Executive Director, West Yorkshire Combined Authority
  • Graham Vidler, Chief Executive, CPT
14:30-15:00

 Refreshments

15:00-16:00

 Session 4: At the sharp end: de-carbonising our transport system

Chaired by Jason Prince, Director, Urban Transport Group

  • Lee Waters MS, Deputy Minister for Climate Change, Welsh Government
  • Cllr Louise Upton, Oxford City Council (invited)
  • Claire Haigh – Executive Director, Zemo Partnership 
16:00  Close

SPEAKERS


  • SPEAKERS

  • Anne Shaw OBE

    Executive Director
    Transport for West Midlands
  • Vernon Everitt

    Transport Commissioner
    Greater Manchester
  • Andy Bagnall

    Chief Executive Officer
    Rail Partners
  • Lee Waters MS

    Deputy Minister for Climate Change
    Welsh Government
  • Graham Vidler

    Chief Executive
    CPT
  • Cllr Carla Denyer

    Deputy Leader
    Green Party
  • Simon Warburton

    Executive Director for Transport
    West Yorkshire Combined Authority
  • Baroness Randerson

    Transport Spokesperson
    Liberal Democrats
  • Rufus Boyd

    Lead Director
    Great British Railways
  • Claire Haigh

    Executive Director
    Zemo Partnership
  • Anthony Smith


  • Edward Thomas

    Partner, UK Head of Transport & Global Chair, Public Transport
    KPMG LLP
  • Jason Prince

    Director
    Urban Transport Group
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