Highways UK 2018 Starts in

7/8 November 2018, NEC, Birmingham


View video of our speakers by clicking on their names

Transport as an enabler

Martin Tett, Leader, Buckinghamshire County Council and chair EEHSA

Hazel Simmons, Leader, Luton Borough Council

Emerging thinking on infrastructure in the Alliance area

Heather Smith, Leader, Northamptonshire County Council

Jeremy Bloom, divisional director, Major Projects, Highways England

Delivery partners' perspective

Innovation through collaboration covering enabling technologies, integrated partnerships and unlocking better value. Simon Dando, Contract Director, Transport for Buckinghamshire

The process and benefits of collaboration between the LAs, LEPs and private sector partners. Martin Duffy, Collaboration and Improvement Director, Kier

The skills resource challenge and how we make EEH an attractive place for people to work. Israil Bryan, Diversity and Social Programme Manager, Skanska UK.

Future proofing the solutions to today's pressures on local government. David Symons, Director, WSP|Parsons Brinkerhoff and lead of its Future Ready programme


Phil Graham, chief executive, National Infrastructure Commission: 

Sadie Morgan, founder dRMM and NIC Commissioner:

Andrew Jones MP, Transport Minister: Department for Transport

Vox pop

The ProMeme Workshop included a number of short videos designed to challenge the delegates' perspectives. View the supporting vox pop videos using the links below:

The Challenge (Martin Tugwell)

Perspectives videos:

David Quarmby CBE

Stephen Gooding - Director, RAC Foundation 

Stephen Joseph - Campaign for Better Transport 

Anthony Smith - Chief Executive, Transport Focus

Chris Jackson - Partner, Burges Salmon

Patricia Hayes - Director General, Roads, Department for Transport

Delivery Partners