Seminar Programme - 23 October 2019

Please note that the programme is currently under development and subject to change.

09.00

Registration opens outside Hall A at the Exhibition Centre Liverpool

09:30
   to
10.45

Smarter Tomorrow Plenary Zone

Welcome and plenary panel

Welcome from Cllr Nathalie Nicholas, Deputy Portfolio Holder, Transport and Air Quality, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

How Liverpool City Region is getting cleaner and smarter

Facilitator: Lynn Collins, Regional Secretary, North West Trades Union Congress (TUC)

  • Mark Dickens, Lead Officer for Spatial Planning, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

  • Mark Knowles, Lead, Low Carbon / Energy Strategy, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

  • John McGee, Head of Government Relations, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

11.00
   to
12.00

Delegates choose from three concurrently running seminar streams. Each 20 minute session consists of 18 minutes for the presentation and questions and answers, with 2 mins provided for changing to the next presentation.

Smarter Cities

forty two.

Seminars sponsored by:

Smarter Travel

Project Charge


Seminars sponsored by:

Smarter Cities

ATKINS


Seminars sponsored by:

12.00
   to
13.45

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12.30

Smarter Tomorrow Plenary Zone

Morning Keynote

Session Chair: Peter Jones, Professor of Transport and Sustainable Development, University College London

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor, Liverpool City Region 

Towards a low carbon economy

Visions for a zero carbon, resilient North 

  • Cllr Laura Robertson-CollinsCabinet Member for Environment and Sustainability, Liverpool City Council
    Plans from the city's first climate change champion

  • Henri Murison, Director, Northern Powerhouse Partnership
    Transition to a low carbon economy

  • Frank Mitchell, CEO, SP Energy Networks
    Optimising electric charging infrastructure

  • Dr Adele Carter, Project Manager, LHOFT: Liverpool - Humber Optimisation of Freight Transport
    Reducing freight impacts

  • Cllr Liam Robinson, Portfolio Holder Transport & Air Quality, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority
    Decarbonising the Liverpool City Region

 

14.00
to
16.30

Delegates choose from three concurrently running seminar streams. Each 20 minute session consists of 18 minutes for the presentation and questions and answers, with 2 mins provided for changing to the next presentation.

Delegates choose from 21 seminars running over a 2.5 hour period, or can choose to attend a workshop in the Smarter Tomorrow Plenary Zone.

14.30
   to
16.00

Smarter Tomorrow Plenary Zone

Workshop: Embracing innovation on the road to zero carbon

A road map for local authorities

Workshop sponsored by:
forty

Smarter Cities

forty two.

Seminars sponsored by:

Smarter Travel

Project Charge


Seminars sponsored by:

Smarter Cities

ATKINS


Seminars sponsored by:

16.30

Smarter Tomorrow Plenary Zone

Day 1 closing plenary

Delivering real benefits for citizens

Chair: James Gleave, Founder and Director, Transport Futures

 

18.00

Networking Drinks Reception

Delegates meet and network on the Street of the Future for a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

19.00

Day 1 close

Seminar Programme - 24 October 2019

09.30

Registration opens outside Hall A at the Exhibition Centre Liverpool

10.00

Smarter Tomorrow Plenary Zone

Day 2 Welcome

 

Smart, clean and user-friendly infrastructure

Chair: Cllr Gill Wood, Deputy Portfolio Holder, Energy & Low Carbon, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority 

Paul Hodgins, CEO, Ginger, and former leader, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
Building shared transport services that integrate with local government and communities

John Vesey, Health and Wellbeing, Satellite Applications Catapult
Improving future transport options and meeting passenger expectations through the use of satellite technology

Professor Nigel Cassidy, School of Engineering, University of Birmingham, and board member, DAFNI (Data and Analytics Facility for National Infrastructure)
Improved transport and digital infrastructure using next-generation data science

Lauren Poon, Head of Digital, EMEA, CallisonRTK, and vice chair, The Urban Land Institute (ULI) UK Urban Technology Framework
Bringing city, real estate, technology and innovation professionals together

Stephen Stewart, SP Manweb Director, SP Energy Networks
Preparing the electricity infrastructure across Liverpool City Region for our zero carbon future

 

 

 

 

11.30
   to
13.30

Delegates choose from 18 seminars running over a 2 hour period or can choose to attend a workshop in the Smarter Tomorrow Plenary Zone.

11.45
   to
13.15

Smarter Tomorrow Plenary Zone

Workshop: the future of EV infrastructure

Find out about the Charge project, and join the debate about the future of electric vehicles with opinion polls, quizzes, and prizes

Session Sponsored by Project Charge

Smarter Cities

forty two.

Seminars sponsored by:

Smarter Travel

Project Charge


Seminars sponsored by:

Smarter Cities

ATKINS


Seminars sponsored by:

13.30

Smarter Tomorrow Plenary Zone

Closing plenary

Decarbonising transport

Session Chair: Peter Stonham, Chairman, Landor LINKS

Giles Perkins, Head of Mobility, WSP 
How future mobility can help the climate emergency

Anna Day, Partnerships, Urban Foresight
Emerging transport technologies and how they can best be adopted by local authorities and stakeholders

Helen McAllister, Head of Strategic Planning (Freight and National Passenger Operators) at Network Rail 
Decarbonising the UK rail network

David Leipziger, Innovation Lead for Cities & Mobility, Innovate UK
Blending public, private, and institutional sectors on innovative solutions for urban mobility

Harriet Greene, Head of the Future of Mobility Team, Department for Transport
Fostering experimentation and trialling in urban areas

15.00

Networking Drinks Reception

Delegates reflect and network on the outcomes of the event with a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

16.00

Event close

*Please note that the programme is currently under development and subject to change.

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Sponsors:

IM23 IM23
SP Energy Networks
SP Enenrgy Networks
EA Technology PTV Group
Smarter Grid Solutions

Host and supporters:

Liverpool City Region
Liverpool City Region Liverpool City Region
Merseytravel
The Department for Transport
Liverpool City Region MEP
SNC Lavalin Atkins Mott MacDonald

Media Partners:

Local Transport Today
Parking Review

 

 

 

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Sponsorship & Exhibiting Enquiries: daniel@landor.co.uk | 020 7091 7861
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23-24 October 2019
Exhibition Centre, Liverpool

Organised by:

Landor LINKS
Liverpool City Region

Hosted by:

Milton Keynes Council
Liverpool City Region Liverpool City Region