NORTH OF ENGLAND TRANSPORT SUMMIT

30TH NOVEMBER 2017

Royal Armouries, Leeds
Armouries Dr, Leeds LS10 1LT

AGENDA

08:45-09:30 Registration
09:30-09:35

Welcome and Chairman's opening remarks

09:35-10:30

Session 1: Keynote Addresses 

  • Cllr Judith Blake, Leader, Leeds City Council
    Followed by Q&A
  • TBC, Chief Executive, Transport for the North
    Followed by Q&A
10:30-11:00  Refreshment Break 
11:00-12:45 Session 2: Rail Investment Priorities
  • Mark Thurston, Chief Executive, High Speed 2 
  • Lord Adonis, Chair, National Infrastructure Commission 
  • Louise Ebbs, Strategy Director, TransPennine Express 
  • Graham Botham, Strategy & Planning Director (North), Network Rail
  • Thales Speaker TBC
12:45-13:45 Lunch
13:45-15:00

Session 3: Making travel smarter in the North of England 

  • Alastair Richards, ISTP Director, Transport for the North
  • Cubic Speaker TBC
  • Robert Drewery, Commercial Director, Optare
15:00-15:30 Refreshment Break
15:30-16:45

Session 4: Making a difference in transport at city region level

  • Steve Rotheram, Mayor of Liverpool City Region 
  • Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester (invited)
  • Ed Cox, Director, IPPR North
16:45

Conference Close

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SPEAKERS


  • SPEAKERS

  • Lord Adonis

    Chair
    National Infrastructure Commission
  • Councillor Judith Blake

    Leader
    Leeds City Council
  • Robert Drewery

    Commercial Director
    Optare
  • Steve Rotheram

    Mayor of Liverpool City Region
  • Mark Thurston

    Chief Executive
    High Speed 2
  • Graham Botham

    Strategy & Planning Director
    Network Rail
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