NORTH OF ENGLAND TRANSPORT SUMMIT

26TH NOVEMBER 2019

OVERVIEW

How Transport is Going to Drive Economic Growth in the North

Supported by Transport for the North, the 4th Annual North of England Transport Summit will bring together the key politicians and practitioners to discuss and debate the future transport strategy for the north of England.

It will include the following themes:
• The long term rail strategy to connect the North cities
• Connecting the cities in the North of England to the rest of the UK via high speed rail
• The case for a long term bus strategy in Northern England
• Transforming travel and the areas we live in


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SPEAKERS


  • KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

  • Paul Maynard MP

    Minister for Northern Powerhouse Rail and TransPennine Route Upgrade
    Department for Transport
  • Barry White

    Chief Executive
    Transport for the North

  • SPEAKERS

  • Prof. David Begg - Session Chair

    Chief Executive
    Transport Times
  • Sambit Banerjee

    Finance Director - Rolling Stock
    Siemens Mobility Limited
  • Cllr Judith Blake

    Leader
    Leeds City Council
  • Neil Connor

    Client Executive Transport Operators
    Fujitsu UK
  • Caroline Donaldson

    Bid Director
    First Rail
  • Robert Drewery

    Commercial Director
    Optare
  • Cllr Martin Gannon

    Leader of Gateshead Council
    Chair of the North East Joint Transport Committee
  • Arianna Giovannini

    Interim Director
    IPPR North
  • Lilian Greenwood MP

    Chair
    Transport Select Committee
  • Claire Haigh

    Chief Executive, Greener Journeys
    Executive Director, Transport Knowledge Hub
  • Frazer Henderson

    Head of High Speed and Cross-Border Rail Policy
    Transport Scotland
  • David Hoggarth

    Strategic Rail Director
    Transport for the North
  • Henri Murison

    Director
    Northern Powerhouse Partnership
  • Tim Roberts

    Key Accounts Manager
    Cubic
  • Cllr Liam Robinson

    Chair
    Merseytravel
  • Tim Shoveller

    Regional MD North West +Central
    Network Rail
  • David Sidebottom - Session Chair

    Director
    Transport Focus
  • Mark Thurston

    CEO
    HS2
  • Graham Vidler

    CEO
    CPT
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