14TH JUNE 2018

99 Gordon Street,
Glasgow G1 3SF


Following the success of last year's inaugural Scottish Transport Summit, Transport Times is hosting event again this June. 

Held in association with Transport Scotland, the 2018 Scottish Transport Summit will focus on the following themes:

  • Scotland's National Transport Strategy
  • New legislation on buses
  • Connectivity, Congestion and Pollution
  • Low emission zone agenda
  • Rail patronage in Scotland

Our one day conference will bring together key decision-makers, practitioners and thinkers to discuss and debate Scotland's transport needs and future strategy.

The Scottish Transport Summit will be followed by the 16th annual Scottish Transport Awards at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Glasgow.  Click here for more details



    • Fergus Ewing MSP

      Cabinet Secretary for the Rural Economy and Connectivity


    • Joan Aitken

      Traffic Commissioner for Scotland
    • Cllr Susan Aitken

      Glasgow City Council
    • Dr Jillian Anable

      Professor of Transport and Energy at University of Leeds, and Chair of the Research and Evidence Committee for the Scottish NTS review
    • Prof. David Begg

      Chief Executive
      Transport Times
    • Roy Brannnen (Session 3 Chair)

      Chief Executive
      Transport Scotland
    • Heather Cowan

      Head of Transport Strategy
      Transport Scotland
    • Prof. Iain Docherty (Session 1 Chair)

      Professor of Public Policy and Governance and Director of External Engagement
      Adam Smith Business School
    • Giles Fearnley

      Managing Director
      UK Bus, First Group
    • Stuart Greig

      Assistant Director, Low Carbon Economy
      Transport Scotland, Scottish Government
    • Alex Hynes

      Managing Director
      ScotRail Alliance
    • Ross Martin

      Economic Agitator & Adviser on Regional Economies @ScotIncGrowth and Member
      Glasgow Connectivity Commission
    • Bill Reeve

      Rail Director
      Transport Scotland
    • Cllr. Anna Richardson

      City Convener for Sustainability & Carbon Reduction
      Glasgow City Council
    • Tim Roberts

      Leads on Business Development for UK Rail
    • Ranald Robertson

      Partnership Director
    • Dr. Stephen Thomson

      Head of Environment and Sustainability
      Transport Scotland
    • Gordon Smith

      Regional Director

    Transport Times is well known for providing unrivalled insight into the transport industry from thought leaders in the sector. The awards and events that the Transport Team produce have similar status as the best in the industry, and that's why we've been proud of First Group's involvement over the years in sponsoring numerous awards and why we will continue to support these events in the future

    Tim O'Toole CBE

    Former CEO, FirstGroup