Confirmed speaker so far :-
David Brown – Recently appointed CEO Transport for the North – Leading the delivery of the Northern Transport Strategy, alongside the Department for Transport, in collaboration with HS2, Highways England and Network Rail
Stuart Andrew MP – Confirmed
Alex Hynes – MD Northern Rail – Leading the team at Northern Rail, a Serco and Abellio joint venture, and Britain’s biggest train operating company.
Cllr Judith Blake – First female leader of Leeds City Council & Executive Member for Economy & Culture.
Richard McLean – Mobilisation Director for Arriva Rail North – Leading the team set up to ensure the seamless transfer of Northern into the new Franchise on 1st April 2016.
Graham Botham – Network Rail – Director Network Strategy & Capacity Planning for the North.