Greener Journeys Party Conferences Fringe Events

Date:

Tuesday 27 September 2016

Details:

Various - see below for details

Greener Journeys will be hosting three fringe events at party conferences this year, entitled, Congested Society: Could Buses Drive Change?

Transport Times in conjunction with Greener Journeys is staging fringe events at the Labour, Conservative and SNP party conferences which will focus on buses. The events are free to attend but are by invite only; please contact Kirsty Walton (kirsty.walton@transporttimes. co.uk) if you are interested in attending.

The Labour and Conservative events are located outside the secure zones whereas the SNP event is located inside the secure zone and therefore you will be required to have a secure zone pass to attend. Refreshments will be provided at each.

Labour (Invite only)

Tuesday 27th September 2016, 08:00-09:00

Room 1, Jurys Inn, 31 Keel Wharf, Liverpool, Merseyside L3 4FN

Speakers: Lilian Greenwood MP,  (invited), Prof David Begg, Chief Executive, Transport Times (chair), Claire Haigh, Chief Executive, Greener Journeys, Robert Montgomery, Managing Director, Stagecoach UK Bus, Louise Ellman MP, Chair, House of Commons Transport Select Committee, David Brown, Chief Executive, Go-Ahead Group Plc

Conservative (Invite only)

Tuesday 4th October 2016, 08:00-09:00

Room 101, Jurys Inn, 245 Broad Street, Birmingham, B1 2HQ

Speakers: The Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP, Secretary of State for Transport (Invited), Prof David Begg, Chief Executive, Transport Times (chair), Claire Haigh, Chief Executive, Greener Journeys, Laura Shoaf, Managing Director, Transport for West Midlands, Dean Finch, Chief Executive, National Express (invited), David Brown, Chief Executive, Go-Ahead Group Plc

SNP (Invite only)

Friday 14th October 2016 , 12:30-13:30

Rockall Suite, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Congress Rd, North West, Glasgow, G3 8QT

Speakers: Humza Yousaf MSP, Minister for Transport and the Islands (invited), Prof. David Begg, Chief Executive, Transport Times (Chair), Claire Haigh, Chief Executive, Greener Journeys, Giles Fearnley, Managing Director, UK Bus, FirstGroup