Simpson's on the Strand
100 The Strand
Registration from 07.00
Full English breakfast is served at 07.45
Guest speaker at 08.15
Followed by questions and a confidential discussion until 09.00
Networking until 10.00
PAST SPEAKERS HAVE INCLUDED
- Mark Carne, Chief Executive, Network Rail
- Patrick McLoughlin, Secretary of State for Transport
- Ben Ruse, Lead Spokesman, HS2 Ltd
- Peter Wilkinson, Managing Director - Passenger Services, DfT
- Lillian Greenwood, Shadow Rail Minister
- Claire Perry, Parliamentary Under Secretary for Transport
- Ian Prosser, Director - Railway Safety, ORR
- Martin McKinlay, Head of Rail Projects, Transport Scotland
- Sir Peter Hendy, CBE, Former Commissioner of Transport for London
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Burges Salmon is uniquely placed to provide the highest standard of rail sector legal advice, having played a leading role in the rail industry for over 20 years. Our nationally acclaimed Rail Group, part of our transport practice, is the largest of its type in the UK and is widely respected for providing quick, clear and pragmatic advice founded on a multi-dimensional understanding of the rail industry, its contracting and regulatory framework and its customs and practices.
With expert knowledge of the sector, we understand its history and evolution, while continuing to participate in its current and future developments. To achieve the best outcomes for our clients, we adopt a collaborative approach, building a team of lawyers with disciplines tailored to each client’s needs.
We advise internationally and throughout the UK with rail lawyers qualified in England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, and experience of bringing learning from the UK rail industry to projects and franchises worldwide.
For over 60 years SYSTRA has planned, developed and engineered many of the world’s most complex transport infrastructure projects. SYSTRA is a world leader in rail and urban transport with over 6000 specialist staff worldwide. In 2015, SYSTRA’s turnover was €623 million.
SYSTRA is sought after by transport authorities throughout the world to advise on high-speed rail, conventional rail, light rail and metro systems. SYSTRA works client-side for project sponsors and provides major project design, engineering and integration to contractors across the world.
SYSTRA works at every stage of a project from the planning and feasibility of a new transport network, producing technical specifications and detailed design, to supervising the build through to testing and commissioning as well as operations and maintenance.
SYSTRA’s current rail projects include; Crossrail, Edinburgh to Glasgow Improvement Programme, Dubai Metro, Copenhagen Metro, South Europe Atlantique High Speed Railway and Grand Paris Express.
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