Programme

Day 1: Wednesday 24 January – Guildhall, City of London

8.00

Registration, coffee and exhibition viewing

9.00

Opening and Introduction

 

Speakers :
Christopher M Hayward CC
Chairman of the Planning and Transportation Committee, Member for the Ward of Broad Street, City of London Corporation

9.05

Welcome

 

Speakers :
Valerie Shawcross, CBE
Deputy Mayor of London for Transport

9.15

Large scale advanced propulsion vehicle deployments

 

Speakers :
Michael G Britt Sr
Director of Maintenance and Engineering - International Operations, UPS

9.45

The effects of Brexit on fleet management and procurement practice, and overview procurement challenges in the US, Canada and other countries

 

Speakers :
Professor Chris Bovis
University of Hull

10.15

Geesinknorba presentation

10.30

Break, coffee, and exhibition viewing

11.00

Creating an innovation culture and achieving better recruitment practice

 

Speakers :
Richard Atkinson
Marketing and communications, CILT

11.30

Bio fuel trials and creating a zero carbon fleet

 

Speakers :
Norman Harding
Fleet Manager, London Borough of Hackney

12.15

Urban air pollution from road transport – good news and bad news

 

Speakers :
Dr Gary Fuller
Kings College, London

12.45

Lunch and exhibition viewing

13.45

How Vison Zero can contribute to safety and sustainability for vehicle fleets

 

Speakers :
Claes Tingval
Professor and Senior Consultant at ÅF Consulting, Sweden

14.15

Capital Asset Management

 

Speakers :
Martin Greaves
UK Operations Director, AssetWorks LLC

14.30

The future of New York City’s fleet

 

Speakers :
Keith Kerman 
Chief Fleet Officer, City of New York

15.00

Implementing a responsible procurement strategy

 

Speakers :
Chris Bell 
Commercial Director, City of London Corporation

15.30

Tea and coffee break and exhibition viewing

15.45

Main Sponsor Presentation (TBC)

16.00

Final panel debate: Changes in Government administration; how policy changes will affect your operation and how to steer your department through tumultuous times

 

Speakers :
Discussion led by host Christopher M Hayward CC
Chairman of the Planning and Transportation Committee, Member for the Ward of Broad Street, City of London Corporation.
Panellists :
Mike Britt, Keith Kerman, Gary Fuller, Chris Bovis, Richard Atkinson, Norman Harding, Peter Kayne, Claes Tingvall

16.30

Close of conference

 

Speakers :
Christopher M Hayward CC
City of London Corporation

Ann Marie Knegt
Editor, LAPV

18.00 - 23.00

Drinks reception and dinner followed by LAPV Future Fleet Awards

Day 2: Thursday 25 January - City of London Corporation Offices, London

8.00

Coffee and networking

9.30

Fleet and Road Safety workshop

 

Speakers :
Eric Richardson,
Deputy Fleet Officer, New York City and City of London Representative 

11.00

Coffee break

11.30

Driver and mechanic shortage workshop, plus how to champion our industry and attract new talent / NYC education initiative at schools.

 

Speakers :
Austin Birks, FCILT
Chair – Logistics Safety Forum, CILT

13.00

Lunch

14.00

Fleet consolidation, interoperability between departments and procurement strategies

 

Speakers :
Keith Kerman 
Chief Fleet Officer, City of New York
Arend Mouton
Fleet Manager, City of London Police
Vince Dignam
Business Performance Manager, City of London

15.30

Final discussion and close

 

Speakers :
Ann-Marie Knegt
Editor, LAPV