Highways England at the show
Key Highways England speakers over the two days:
Wednesday 8 November
Highways UK Conference
0950-1010 Jim O'Sullivan, Chief Executive
Safer Highways UK
0900 - 1030 Lucy Fell, Director of Health and Safety
Introducing Driving for Better Business
1100-1215 Mike Wilson, Chief Highways Engineer
Safety is the number 1 priority on the SRN
Burges Salmon stage
1330 Mike Wilson, Impact of technology on the future SRN,
Thursday 9 November
Highways People Conference
0945-1015 Phil Ellis, Capacity and Capability Manager
"The evidence base - DfT's Transport Infrastructure Skills Strategy and sizing up the highways sector skills gap"
1030-1120 San Johal, Director of Human Resources and Organisational Development
"The business drivers for investing in talent"
1145-1235 David Poole, Commercial and Procurement Director
"Procurement and other levers to influence supply chain behaviours"
1415-1505 Ted Miller, Head of Resourcing and Learning
"Broadening the pool, increasing employee opportunities and developing talent"
1530-1600 Charlotte Potter, Talent Specialist
"Demystifying the Apprenticeship levy"
Highways England is also running a series of briefing from its stand throughout the event:
11:30-11:50 Planning investment in England's Strategic Roads
12:00-12:20 Lower Thames Crossing Scheme Design
12:30-12:50 Improving safety for our customers, suppliers, and employees
13:00-13:20 Asset Delivery
13:30-13:50 Approaching innovation
14:00-14:20 Think customer - supporting our suppliers to deliver great customer service
14:30-14:50 Designated Funds
15:00-15:20 Improving safety for our customers, suppliers, and employees
15:30-15:50 A303 Stonehenge
16:00-16:20 Working collaboratively to deliver improved productivity
10:00-10:20 Designated Funds
10:30-10:50 Lower Thames Crossing - Supplier selection process
11:00-11:20 Better journeys - Customer experience during roads improvement
12:00-12:20 Building capability and customer experience
13:00-13:20 Apprenticeships and early talent
13:30-13:50 Roads Academy
14:00-14:20 Improving safety for our customers, suppliers, and employees
14:30-14:50 Think customer - supporting our suppliers to deliver great customer service
15:3 -15:50 Does organisational Lean maturity lead to improved project performance?