Delivering change to strengthen the UK rail sector: Leaders’ Debate 2019
The way the UK runs its railway is often at the centre of high-profile discussions. Some recent operational challenges have led to criticism of the system and a review of the sector. Despite this, there are ambitious plans to ensure the rail system continues to benefit passengers and support freight. This Leaders’ Debate gives key industry personnel the chance to showcase their thoughts on industry transformation and the emerging opportunities that will shape the future of the UK rail sector.
- Andrew Haines, Chief Executive, Network Rail
- Maggie Simpson, Director General, Rail Freight Group (RFG)
- Tim Wood, Northern Powerhouse Rail Director, Transport for the North
- Anthony Smith, Chief Executive, Transport Focus
Digitalisation, Freight & Heavy Haul, High-Speed Rail, Infrastructure & Development, Investment & Funding, Passenger Satisfaction, Rail Development, Regulation & Legislation, Route Development, Smart Ticketing, Sustainable Rail, Technology