UK BUS SUMMIT

6TH FEBRUARY 2020

QEII CENTRE LONDON
BROAD SANCTUARY WESTMINSTER
LONDON SW1P 3EE

AGENDA

08:30-09:30

Keynote Address

  • Baroness Vere of Norbiton, Minister with Responsibility for Buses, DfT
09:15-10:45

Session 1: The investment case for the bus and why we need a bus strategy

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

  • Lilian Greenwood MP, Chair, Transport Select Committee
  • Graham Vidler, Chief Executive, CPT
10:45-11:15 Refreshment Break
11:15-12:30

Session 2: The Prime Minister's Vision for the Bus

Chaired by:

  • David Brown, Chief Executive, Go-Ahead
12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:45

Session 3: What's the role of the bus in achieving clean growth and net zero?

Chaired by: Andy Eastlake, Managing Director, LowCVP

  • Claire Haigh, Chief Executive, Greener Journeys
  • Gareth Powell, Managing Director – Surface Transport, TfL
14:45-15:15 Refreshment break
15:15-16:30

Session 4: Making the most of the Bus Services Act

Chaired by: Stephen Fidler, Director of Local Transport, DfT

  • Gerard Whelan, Director, Corporate Finance, Government and Infrastructure, KPMG
  • Mark Threapleton, Chief Operations Officer, Stagecoach

SPEAKERS


  • KEYNOTE SPEAKER

  • Baroness Vere of Norbiton

    Minister with Responsibility for Buses
    Department for Transport

  • SPEAKERS

  • Prof. David Begg - Session Chair

    Chief Executive
    Transport Times
  • David Brown

    Chief Executive
    Go-Ahead
  • Andy Eastlake - Session Chair

    Managing Director
    LowCVP
  • Stephen Fidler - Session Chair

    Director of Local Transport
    DfT
  • Lilian Greenwood MP

    Chair
    Transport Select Committee
  • Claire Haigh

    Chief Executive
    Greener Journeys
  • Gareth Powell

    Managing Director – Surface Transport
    TfL
  • Mark Threapleton

    Chief Operations Officer
    Stagecoach
  • Graham Vidler

    Chief Executive
    CPT
  • Gerard Whelan

    Director, Corporate Finance, Government and Infrastructure
    KPMG
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