UK RAIL SUMMIT

18TH SEPTEMBER 2020

15 CANADA SQUARE
LONDON E14 5GL

AGENDA

We plan to deliver an event as close to original programme as possible. Speakers will be updated as soon as possible.

08:45-09:30         Registration


09:30-09:45


Keynote Address

09:45-11:00

Session 1: Priorities for rail across the UK

Chaired by 

  • Transport Scotland Speaker TBC
  • Maria Machancoses, Director, Midlands Connect
  • Tobyn Hughes, Managing Director, Transport North East

11:00-11:20


REFRESHMENT BREAK

11:20-12:30

Session 2: Decarbonising the Railways – the industry's role in reducing emissions and improving air quality

Chaired by 

  • Maggie Simpson, Director, Rail Freight Group
  • Anthony Perret, Head of Sustainable Development, RSSB

12:30-13:20


LUNCH

13:20-14:30

Session 3: The Future of UK Rail: Reforming the industry to improve performance

Chaired by 

  • River Tamoor Baig, Founder & Chief Executive, HackTrain

14:30-14:45


REFRESHMENT BREAK

14:45-16:00

Session 4: New Government: New plan for HS2?

Chaired by:

  • Jim Steer, Director, Greengauge21

16:00-16:30

NETWORKING DRINKS

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SPEAKERS


  • SPEAKERS

  • Tobyn Hughes

    Managing Director
    Transport North East
  • Maria Machancoses

    Director
    Midlands Connect
  • Anthony Perret

    Head of Sustainable Development
    RSSB
  • Maggie Simpson

    Director General
    Rail Freight Group
  • Jim Steer

    Director
    Greengauge21
  • River Tamoor Baig

    Founder & Chief Executive
    HackTrain
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