Location
Radisson BLU, Glasgow
Date & Time
9am, March 3, 2022
Speakers
10+ Professionals
Delegates
500 Seats

About Rail: North of the Border Conference and Exhibition

Dress Code: Business Wear

Following on from our sell out inaugural event, we’re delighted to announce Rail: North of the Border is taking place in Glasgow on 3rd March 2022. The event will continue the discussion into the delivery of Scotland’s rail projects, with top level speakers offering the latest insight into future plans. With CP6 a year in, the event will examine the country’s key objectives and offer an opportunity to gain a comprehensive understanding of the market, network with the region’s most influential figures and generate legitimate business opportunities.

Rail: North of the Border offers something for everyone, including opportunities to deliver technical presentations, exhibit in the networking zone, brand and attend

For more information on how you can get involved email enquiry@peloton-events.co.uk, or contact 0161 519 8950.

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Our Speakers

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Catherine Hall

Catherine Hall

Head of Strategic Planning (Scotland)
Graeme Dey MSP

Graeme Dey MSP

Minister for Transport - MSP
Keira McLuskey

Keira McLuskey

environment specialist (Network Rail)
Mary Grant

Mary Grant

CEO, Porterbrook
Trisha McAuley OBE

Trisha McAuley OBE

Chair - Efficiency East Midlands
Alex Hynes

Alex Hynes

Managing Director (Scotland’s Railway)
Bill Reeve

Bill Reeve

Director of Rail (Transport Scotland)

Event Schedule

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“Rail: how to thrive in a changed environment”


08.00 – 09.00 - Breakfast, registration and networking

09.00 – 09.15 – Chair Welcome – Trisha McAuley – Transport Focus


Session 1 – What structure is needed to ensure rail thrives


09.15 – 09.30 – Graeme Dey, Minister for Transport


09.30 – 10.20 – what structure is needed to ensure rail thrives


  1. Alex Hynes – Managing Director, Scotland’s Railway
  2. Bill Reeve – Rail Director, Transport Scotland
  3. Catherine Hall – Head of Strategic Planning, Network Rail
  4. Mary Grant – CEO, Porterbrook
  5. Andrew Went – Director, Arup
  6. LNER – speaker TBC

10.20 – 10.35 – Babcock Rail


10.35 – 11.05 – Refreshments and Networking


Session 2 – Maintaining the old, Building the new – Renewing, Restoring, Enhancing


11.10 – 11.25 – Siemens Mobility


11.25 – 11.55 – Panel Discussion – how does rail exploit positive trends in sustainability, innovation and collaboration


  1. Keira McLuskey, Sustainability Strategy Manager, Network Rail
  2. Anne MacKenzie – Senior Route Freight Manager, Network Rail (invited)

12.00 – 12.30 – Technical Seminar 1

12.35 – 13.05 – Technical Seminar 2

13.05 – 13.55 – Lunch and Networking

14.00 – 14.30 – Technical Seminar 3


Session 3 – Delivering net zero


14.30 – 14.35 – Chair Welcome – Trisha McAuley, Transport Focus

14.35 – 14.45 – Transport Scotland (speaker TBC)

14.45 – 15.00 – Delivering alternative fuel sources to the network

15.00 – 15.15 – Upgrading stations to meet net zero targets – David Lister – Safety, Sustainability and Asset Director, ScotRail

15.15 – 15.55 – The net zero debate, with Alstom

  1. Mike Muldoon – Business Development Director, Alstom
  2. Wendi Wheeler – Sustainability Strategy Manager, Network Rail

15.55 – 16.15 – Refreshments and Networking


16.20 – 17.00 – Connecting communities and making the rail more socially relevant


17.00 – 17.45 – Post event drinks reception

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