Doncaster Rail Conference 2016

Schedule

09:30 — 15:30 on June 29, 2016

Infrastructure & Diversity – Driving Rail Forward

In September 2014, Doncaster and Birmingham were confirmed as the locations for National College for High Speed Rail. The college will have a major impact on the ability of the UK rail supply chain to develop a suitable workforce and deliver HS2.

Some of the biggest names in the rail sector will come together at a dedicated conference in June in Doncaster to highlight how the rail industry is moving forward.

The second Doncaster Rail Conference is being held at Doncaster Racecourse on Wednesday 29 June, this time the focus is on infrastructure and diversity.

This event will showcase the direction the industry is heading, building the right infrastructure for the UK, the transformation of technology and innovation, the benefits of a diverse workforce and most importantly how businesses can tap into the major opportunities that exist in the UK and across the world.

Keynote Speakers for this event includes:
• Claire Perry MP – Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport
• Beth West – Commercial Director, HS2
• Peter Jones – Civil Engineering Director, Skanska
• Jane Mee – Executive Team and Legal Counsel, Hitachi Rail
• Lorna McHugh – Project Director, Amey
• Debbie Bewley – Head of Sustainability, Carillion
• Jaime Vega – MD, Acciona
• John Evans – CEO, National College for High Speed Rail
• Ben Dunlop – Director, Digital Railway, Atkins

Why attend this event?

• Hear from global organisations about delivering & building the right infrastructure for the UK
• Learn how technology & innovation can transform the future of rail infrastucture
• See how diversity can help address the skills shortage gap
• Discover the benefits of a diverse workforce by hearing about best practice from key global businesses

**Please Note**: Registration for this event is from 8.45am for a 9.30am start.

Ticket price: £35 (includes refreshments & light buffet lunch) – BOOK early to avoid disappointment.

To book tickets, please click here

For further information about this event, please contact Andrew Webb on 01302 862464.

Venue

Doncaster Racecourse, The Grandstand, Leger Way, Doncaster DN2 6BB

Address

Doncaster Racecourse, The Grandstand, Leger Way, Doncaster DN2 6BB


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