Priorities for reducing emissions across UK transport - innovation, transition, and next steps for the Transport Decarbonisation Plan

Morning, Thursday, 4th June 2020

Full-scale policy conference taking place online

Bob Moran, Deputy Director, Head of Environment Strategy, DfT
Dr Danielle Densley Tingley, Senior Lecturer, Architectural Engineering, University of Sheffield

Greg Archer, Transport & Environment; Nicholas Brown, Lloyd's Register; Kevin Chown, Chief Operating Officer, Kew Technology; Celine Cluzel, Element Energy; Martin Frobisher, Network Rail; Chris Jackson, Burges Salmon; Liam Lidstone, Energy Systems Catapult; Amanda Lyne, ULEMCO; Steve Sapsford, IMechE; Paul Stein, Rolls-Royce; Peter Stephens, Nissan and a senior speaker confirmed from Kew Technology.

Chaired by:
Simon Jupp MP
Ruth Cadbury MP
, Chair, All-Party Parliamentary Group for Women in Transport

The agenda:

  • Assessing the impact of the transport sector on climate change and the challenge of decarbonising;
  • Priorities for reducing transport emissions - improving efficiency, changing user behaviour, and support for innovation;
  • Delivering the infrastructure to support new modes of transport and meeting future electricity demands;
  • Promoting the shift to low carbon vehicles - biofuels, hydrogen and the transition from fossil fuels; and
  • Next steps for the Transport Decarbonisation Plan.

Book Online | Live Agenda

  • · full, four-hour programme including comfort breaks - you’ll also get a full recording to refer back to
  • · information-rich discussion involving key policymakers and stakeholders
  • · conference materials provided in advance, including speaker biographies
  • · speakers presenting via webcam, accompanied by slides if they wish, using the Cisco WebEx professional online conference platform (easy for delegates - we’ll provide full details)
  • · opportunities for live delegate questions and comments with all speakers
  • · a recording of the addresses, all slides cleared by speakers, and further materials, is made available to all delegates afterwards as a permanent record of the proceedings
  • · delegates are able to add their own written comments and articles following the conference, to be distributed to all attendees and more widely
  • · networking too - there will be opportunities for delegates to e-meet and interact - we’ll tell you how!

Full information and guidance on how to take part will be sent to delegates before the conference