RIA Innovation Conference 19th – 20th March 2019, Telford

The Railway Industry Association’s (RIA) Innovation Conference takes place next week on 19 & 20 March 2019 at the Telford International Conference Centre.  The Conference is set to be another industry-leading event with a line-up of speakers that includes:

  • Andrew Haines OBE, Network Rail Chief Executive
  • Mark Thurston, HS2 Ltd Chief Executive
  • Andy Mellors, South Western Railway Managing Director
  • Toufic Machnouk, Network Rail Route Programme Director
  • Mike Bennett , Technology Manager – Software, Research and Technology, Rolls-Royce Control Systems
  • Clive Roberts, Director of the Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education
  • Phillippa Oldham, Head of National Network Programmes, Advanced Propulsion Centre
  • Andrew Dodsworth, Continuous Improvement Director, Balfour Beatty

NSAR Head Of Skills Intelligence Neil Franklin will be hosting a table session entitled “Skills Intelligence to drive your business” The session will focus on:

  • How skills intelligence can help your business
  • Understanding how the skills the industry needs will change in the coming years?
  • Recruiting and training the right people
  • How the apprenticeship levy works
  • How improved skills can improve the productivity and therefore profitability of your business

To book your place or to find out more information, click here.