NORTH OF ENGLAND TRANSPORT SUMMIT

26TH NOVEMBER 2019

OVERVIEW

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

SPEAKERS


  • SPEAKERS

  • Prof. David Begg - Session Chair

    Chief Executive
    Transport Times
  • David Sidebottom - Session Chair

    Director
    Transport Focus
  • Cllr Judith Blake

    Leader
    Leeds City Council
  • Neil Connor

    Client Executive Transport Operators
    Fujitsu UK
  • 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
  • Henri Murison

    Director
    Northern Powerhouse Partnership
  • Cllr Liam Robinson

    Chair
    Liverpool City Region Combined Authority
  • Tim Shoveller

    Regional MD North West +Central
    Network Rail
  • Mark Thurston

    CEO
    HS2
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SUPPORTERS

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