RIA Annual Conference

04 Nov 2020 - 06 Nov 2020

View event site Location: N/A Organiser: Railway Industry Association Organiser Website: https://www.riagb.org.uk/ Organiser phone: +44 (0)20 7201 0777 Organiser email: [email protected]

Early Bird ticket availability extended to 2 October

RIA Annual Conference, 4-6 November – “How UK Rail will reboot the economy”

The Railway Industry Association (RIA) is extending from mid September to 2 October registration for Early Bird tickets to its Annual Conference, which takes place virtually on 4-6 November.

A flexible format for the conference will allow attendees to jump in and out of sessions throughout the three days, which includes a great line of speakers, the RISE Awards – rewarding excellence in the rail supply industry – and also a participative Cocktail-Making Masterclass on the evening of 4 November.

Speakers include (with more to be announced):

Chris Heaton-Harris MP, Rail Minister;
Sir Peter Hendy CBE, Chairman, Network Rail;
Andrew Haines OBE, Chief Executive, Network Rail;
Jim McMahon MP, Shadow Transport Secretary;
Graham Stuart MP, Exports Minister;
Mark Thurston, Chief Executive, HS2;
Mary Grant, CEO, Porterbrook;
Sue Kershaw, MD Transport, Costain;
David Hughes, Director of Strategy & Programme, TfN;
James Bain, CEO, Worldline;
Anna Delvecchio, Development Director Transportation UK & Europe, Mott MacDonald; and
The event will be compered by renowned BBC Transport Correspondent Paul Clifton.

Darren Caplan, Chief Executive of the Railway Industry Association, said: “We’ve had a great response to our Annual Conference, and we wanted to extend our Early Bird Ticket opportunity so even more have the chance to join us at the best possible rate.

“In this truly extraordinary year with so much to discuss, our flagship Annual Conference will include a great line-up of speakers and interviews, panels, and networking sessions, which delegates will be able to jump in and out of throughout the three days. We will also host our prestigious Rail Industry Supplier Excellence (RISE) Awards and a fun participative Cocktail-Making Masterclass for all conference participants on the first night! An event not to be missed.”

The Early Bird Rate for RIA members and supporters is just £115, until 2 October 2020. Delegates can register to attend here.

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