UK BUS SUMMIT

8TH FEBRUARY 2018

QEII CENTRE LONDON
BROAD SANCTUARY WESTMINSTER
LONDON SW1P 3EE

AGENDA

08:30 Registration & Exhibition Opens
09:30- 09:35                    

Opening Remarks
Prof. David Begg, Chief Executive, Transport Times

09:35-10:00

Session 1: Keynote Address - The Government's Clean Air Strategy
Session chaired by Prof. David Begg, Chief Executive, Transport Times

  • Rt Hon. Michael Gove MP, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Invited)
10:00-11:30

Session 2: The role of the bus in reducing emissions
Session chaired by Prof. David Begg, Chief Executive, Transport Times

  • Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London (Invited)
  • Humza Yousaf MSP, Minister for Transport and Islands, Scottish Government 
  • James Thorton, CEO, Client Earth (Invited)
  • Claire Haigh, Chief Executive, Greener Journeys
  • Kevin O'Connor, Managing Director, UK Bus Arriva (Invited)
11:30-12:00       

Refreshment Break

12:00-13:15

Session 3: What diesel car manufacturers can learn from UK Bus manufacturers
Session chaired by Prof. David Begg, Chief Executive, Transport Times

  • Andy Eastlake, CEO, LowCVP (Invited)
  • Giles Fearnley, Managing Director, UK Bus, First Group 
  • Optare speaker, TBC 
13:15-14:15

Lunch

14:15-15:30

Session 4: Devising a CAZ
Session chaired by Prof. David Begg, Chief Executive, Transport Times

  • Andy Burnham, Greater Manchester Mayor (Invited)
  • David Brown, Chief Executive, Go-Ahead (Invited)
  • Marvin Rees, Bristol Mayor (Invited)
15:30-16:00 Session 5: Concluding remarks from Department for Transport
  • Rt. Hon. Chris Grayling MP, Secretary of State for Transport (Invited)

    SPEAKERS


    • SPEAKERS

    • Professor David Begg (Chair)

      Chief Executive
      Transport Times
    • Claire Haigh

      Chief Executive
      Greener Journeys
    • Giles Fearnley

      Managing Director – UK Bus
      FirstGroup Plc
    • Humza Yousaf MSP

      Minister for Transport and the Islands
      Scottish Government
    • David Brown

      Chief Executive
      Go-Ahead Group Plc
    • Kevin O'Connor

      Managing Director
      Arriva UK Bus
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