NSAR Skills Symposium 2019

The 2019 NSAR Skills Symposium will take place at the new TFL Offices in Stratford, London (next to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park) on Friday 6th December 2019


This year we are delighted to announce our guest speaker 

Brian McBride of Trainline who will be talking about what rail leaders need to do to prepare for a future that embraces all things digital. 


In addition, Network Rail Head of Professional Development & Training – Guy Wilmshurst-Smith will be speaking about leadership and the future of training, and City & Guilds Managing Director of Technical Training – Martin Hottass who will share his perspective on the future of training and the impact of digital.


This is a rare opportunity you don’t want to miss! 

Register using the form below.


A full schedule of proceedings will be available shortly.

Date: Friday 6th December 2019


Time: 12:00pm – 2:45pm 


Venue: TFL Offices, 10th Floor, 5 Endeavour Square, Stratford, E20 1JN 


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Event Schedule

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12:00 – 12:50 Lunch & Skills Symposium Registration


12:50 – 12:55 Introduction by Mike Brown MVO

12:55 – 13:50 The impact of digital  & leadership by Brian McBride

13:50 – 14:10 Leadership and the future of Training by Guy Wilmshurst-Smith

14:10 – 14:20 Another perspective on the future of training & the impact of digital by Martin Hottass

14:20 – 14:30  NSAR Update by Neil Robertson 

14:30 – 14:40  Q & A by Neil Robertson

14:40 – 14:45  Closing Remarks 

Intertrain is the UK’s leading rail training provider and in November 2019 they joined the Technical Training arm of City & Guilds Group alongside Gen2, offering high-quality face-to-face training, digital learning, assessment and certification across the UK to help improve the rail and engineering skills base. 

City & Guilds was established 140 years ago to help people and organisations develop the skills they need throughout their careers. As a charity we reinvest in training to improve our offer to employers and, importantly, to individuals to provide access to quality skills development to people from a range of backgrounds and economic circumstances.  

Event Registration

NSAR Skills Symposium 2019 Registration Form

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