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The Future Focus Conference

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The Future Focus Conference will be organised by the Railway Industry Association (RIA). Utilising their wealth of experience in producing industry leading events, this Conference will cover key challenges and opportunities the UK rail will face in the coming years. RIA is preparing a sought-after programme that will include a number of senior players across UK rail and will bring together supply chain, clients, decision makers, influencers and policy makers for a day of informative discussions.

The Furute Focus Conference is open to all visitors and is free to attend.

Mercredi 15 mai 2019

10:30 am

Opening Speech

Darren Caplan, Chief Executive, RIA

10:45 am

Introduction to the Morning Presentations

David Tonkin, Chair, Railway Industry Association

10:50 am

Keynote Address and Q&A - Crossrail 2

Simon Adams, Head of Commercial and Controls, Crossrail 2

11:20 am

Panel Discussion - Championing UK High Speed Rail Internationally

Chair: John Downer, Director, HSRIL & Director for Rail Solutions, Jacobs
Andrew Went, Director of High Speed Rail, Arup
Peter Woodward, Chair in High Speed Rail Engineering, University of Leeds
Jo Hensher, HS2 Rolling Stock Bid Director, Siemens

1:00 pm

Introduction to the Digital Rail Presentations

David Tonkin, Chair, Railway Industry Association

1:05 pm

Keynote Address and Q&A - The Digital Journey

James Drury, Head of Strategy, Franchising & Sponsorship, Digital Railway

1:35 pm

Panel Discussion - The Digital Journey

Chair: James Drury, Head of Strategy, Franchising & Sponsorship, Digital Railway
Joanna Dunn, Programme Procurement Manager, Network Rail
Pat McFadden, Head of Technical Policy & Strategy, Digital Railway
Brian Hatfield, Business Development Director, Network Rail Telecoms
Rhianne Evans, Business Development Manager, Thales
 

2:25 pm

Introduction to the Decarbonisation Presentations

David Tonkin, Chair, Railway Industry Association

2:30 pm

Panel Discussion - Decarbonisation in Rail

Chair - David Clarke, Technical Director, Railway Industry Association
Mark Gaynor, Head of Railway Planning, Rail Delivery Group
Martin Elliott, Rail CTO, Ricardo Rail
David Shirres, Rail Engineer, Rail Media/Chair, IMechE Railway Division's Scottish Centre
Philippa Oldham, Head of National Network Programmes, Advance Propulsion Centre UK

 

3:20 pm

Keynote Address and Q&A

Andrew Jones MP, Rail Minister

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