Hear from leading industry figures on the latest developments and future challenges facing the sector.
Euro Bus Expo’s free-to-attend seminar programme will include presentations from technology experts and operators, addressing the sector’s hottest topics.
While our seminar programme is being developed, take a look at the 2016 sessions – and sign up to the mailing list to receive updates!
2016’s Master Class Theatre line-up, hosted by broadcaster and journalist Dave Guest, addressed many of the biggest trials the industry is facing, including the Bus Services Bill, Brexit, devolution and smart ticketing.
See the 2016 programme below and click on a speaker’s name to find out more about them.
Tuesday, Nov 1 , 2016
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Making partnerships work
Speaking:John BirtwistleHead of Policy, UK Bus DivisionFirstGroup PLCMark FowlesChairmanTraveline
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Life after the referendum
Speaking:Steven SalmonDirector of Policy DevelopmentConfederation of Passenger Transport (CPT)
Wednesday, Nov 2 , 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Marketing your business effectively
Speaking:Jeff CounsellManaging DirectorTrentbarton and Kinchbus
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Attracting the best talent
Speaking:Martijn GilbertCEOReading Buses
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Future prospects for buses & coaches in London
Speaking:Leon DanielsDirector, UK Bus BoardSurface Transport
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
The role of bus and coach operators in the new devolved structures
Speaking:Lynda WalthoArea Director for the Midlands RegionConfederation of Passenger Transport (CPT)Linda McCordPassenger ManagerTransport FocusPeter BondDirector of Transport ServicesTransport for West MidlandsPeter CoatesManaging DirectorNational Express Group
PAnel Debate. Moderated by Lynda Waltho, Area Director for Midlands, Confederation of Passenger Transport, UK
Thursday, Nov 3 , 2016
10:15 am - 10:35 am
The Bus Services Bill
Speaking:Andrew Jones MPParliamentary Under Secretary of StateDepartment for Transport
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Expanding the low emission bus market in the UK
Speaking:Gloria EspositoHead of ProjectsThe Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership
11:45 am - 12:15 pm
Introducing the new 12-sided £1 coin
Speaking:Julie Mason Industry Communications ManagerThe Royal MintRhodri RylandIndustry Liaison ManagerRoyal Mint
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Accessing our cities – Park & Ride, making them work
Speaking:Richard SmithBath & North East Somerset CouncilNicola PhillipsBristol City Council