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January 2022
In Conversation with Beverley Bell CBEBook Now
Start Date:20/01/2022 18:30:00
End Date:20/01/2022 19:30:00
Event Code:NGF0002
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When: 20th January 2022, 18:30 - 19:30
Where: Zoom Webinar
Speaker: Beverley Bell CBE, Director, Beverley Bell Consulting Ltd, Former Senior Traffic Commissioner and CILT Vice President

‘In Conversation with…’ is the second in a series of online events where CILT’s Next Generation committee will virtually sit down with a leading figure in the Logistics, Supply Chain Operations and Transport Professions.

In the second of this series, Beverley Bell CBE, Director, Beverley Bell Consulting Ltd, Former Senior Traffic Commissioner and CILT Vice President, will be the second key Industry figure in the ‘hot seat’ and her host for the evening will be Rachel Perkins, CILT Next Generation Forum Vice Chair.

Rachel will ask Beverley to talk about her Professional Career, her experiences throughout her Career journey and how these experiences have supported her success and brought her to where she is today. Rachel will ask questions submitted by delegates for Beverley to answer throughout the event. This is a ‘must attend’ for anyone working within the Logistics, Supply Chain Operations and Transport Professions providing an incredible opportunity to hear and learn from the best.


Rachel Perkins
Rachel Perkins is an Assistant Operations Manager at Bluestar and Unilink, part of Go South Coast. Prior to this, she was a Senior Management Trainee and Assistant Commercial Manager at Hedingham and Chambers, part of Go East Anglia. 

 


Beverley Bell LLB (Hons), FCILT

Beverley was born in Nigeria and educated at Merchant Taylors’ Girls’ School, in Crosby. After reading law at Liverpool University, she was admitted as a solicitor in 1985. In 1994 Beverley established her own practice, specialising in criminal and transport law.
Beverley was appointed Traffic Commissioner for the North West of England in 2000, becoming the first female Commissioner and in 2012, she was appointed as Senior Traffic Commissioner for Great Britain.
In 2017, Beverley established Beverley Bell Consulting Ltd, which specialises in compliance reviews, governance and corporate responsibility and strategic development. The company also offers representation at Public Inquiries and advice on Appeals.
In 2021, Beverley started a new venture, Beverley Bell Training Ltd. The company provides a range of training courses including Transport Manager CPC for goods and passenger operations, Transport Manager CPC refreshers, Operator Licence Awareness Training, and Driver CPC courses. Beverley Bell Training also delivers bespoke training for individual companies.
Beverley is a Fellow and Vice President of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) UK, having previously served as President. She is a Fellow of the Institute of Road Transport Engineers (IRTE) and former Patron of the Society of Operations Engineers. She is a Fellow of the Institute of the Motor Industry, a Freeman of the City of London and a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Carmen.
Beverley was a Governor at Merchant Taylors’ School in Crosby for a number of years and became their Chair in 2016, before retiring in 2020.
In 2017, Beverley was awarded the CBE in the Queen’s birthday Honours List for services to road safety and the freight industry.


Booking for Members & Non Members- FREE
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Note: If you are not a current Member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, please be aware our membership team may be in touch with you using your email address provided regards membership opportunities. If you do not wish to be contacted please email and let us know at forums@ciltuk.org.uk

Competency sets:

  • LE1.1 Leadership, Organisational Culture and Change Management
Rail Freight Forum MeetingBook Now
Start Date:27/01/2022 17:00:00
End Date:27/01/2022 19:00:00
Event Code:RF0334
Description:

When: 27 January 2022, 17:00 - 19:00 HOURS
Where: OnLine
Speaker: Ralph Goldney, Digital Auto Coupler 

Our speaker for this first meeting of 2022 is Ralph Goldney, who is undertaking a study for RSSB on the cost and feasibility of introducing Digital Auto Couplers to the UK. Ralph is keen to hear the views of RFF members before finalising his report and we shall explore how DAC could assist in operating heavier trains and improving safety, as well as considering possible alternative solutions. The meeting will also review CILT draft responses to GBR's consultation on the Whole Industry Strategic Plan (WISP) plus those on TfN's Freight & Logistics Strategy and Transport East's Transport Strategy. All three consultations close shortly after this RFF meeting and this will be the final opportunity to contribute to CILT's responses.

Booking for Members - FREE
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Booking for Non-Members - £5.00 inc. VAT
Email forums@ciltuk.org.uk with a completed booking form

Note: If you are not a current Member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, please be aware our membership team may be in touch with you using your email address provided regards membership opportunities. If you do not wish to be contacted please email and let us know at forums@ciltuk.org.uk.

February 2022
The Switch to ElectricBook Now
Start Date:16/02/2022 13:00:00
End Date:16/02/2022 14:00:00
Event Code:WR0396
Description:

When: 16 February 2022, 13:00 - 14:00
Where: Zoom Webinar
Speaker: Jarrad Morris, the Founder of Fleet-e

This event is organised by ICE Wales Cymru Municipal Engineers Group (MEG) and supported by The Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT) and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT).

The speaker is Jarrad Morris who is the Founder of Fleet-e, a company dedicated to assisting businesses and individuals make the EV switch in response to Local Authority and Government targets and the urgency to do so outlined at COP26.
Jarrad will provide an in-depth look at the EV market, talking through ‘best in class’ EVs for each potential business role, explaining different EVs for different purposes, so therefore looking at the full spectrum of vans, cars, larger vehicles.

He will also explain clearly the potential barriers facing business in their switch to EVs and how to overcome them, whilst at the same time debunking myths around vehicles ie battery performance, charging, costings etc. Importantly, explanation will be provided on what businesses need to consider in their fleet review processes and the timelines that are in play concerning government legislation, grants available, leasing cycles and salary sacrifice opportunities.

In essence, a deep dive into the EV world and how best to approach it.

Booking for Members and Non-Members - FREE
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North Wales MetroBook Now
Start Date:17/02/2022 18:00:00
End Date:17/02/2022 19:00:00
Event Code:WR0397
Description:


When: 17 February 2022, 18:00 - 19:00
Where: Zoom Webinar
Speakers: 

  • Ruth Wojtan – Strategic Development Programme Manager (North Wales Metro)
  • Alex Fortune – Rail Project Sponsor;
  • Victor Turner – Senior Project Manager
  • Caroline Thomas – Senior Project Manager Transport for Wales

Members of the North Wales team from Transport for Wales will present on the plans for North Wales highlighting the North Wales Metro programme which is developing solutions for integrated public transport.

Ruth Wojtan – Strategic Development Programme Manager (North Wales Metro): North Wales Metro: the programme vision, structure, and key development work.

Alex Fortune – Rail Project Sponsor: North Wales Rail Programme overview.

Victor Turner – Senior Project Manager: Borderlands line (Wrexham to Liverpool); North Wales Mainline.

Caroline Thomas – Senior Project Manager: Wrexham case study.

ICE is in the lead for this event which is co-badged with the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT) and Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT).

Booking for Members and non-members - FREE
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South to North and back again, reflections of a renegade transport co-ordinatorBook Now
Start Date:23/02/2022 18:00:00
End Date:23/02/2022 19:00:00
Event Code:SR0506
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When: 23 February 2022, 18:00 - 19:00
Where: Zoom Webinar
Speaker: John Carr, Bus and Coach Forum and lately of the CILT Board

A graduate of the University of Leeds with over 40 years’ experience throughout England, Scotland and beyond, John Carr is a market-oriented advocate for best practice in public transport and increasing public transport use within integrated mobility policies.

Here he reflects on what he would tell his younger self in the light of what he knows now, and on how he sees things evolving over the next 40 years. 

Booking for Members - FREE
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Booking for Non-Members - £5.00 inc. VAT


Note: If you are not a current Member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, please be aware our membership team may be in touch with you using your email address provided regards membership opportunities. If you do not wish to be contacted please email and let us know at regions@ciltuk.org.uk
March 2022
Developing rail connectivity to Manchester AirportBook Now
Start Date:03/03/2022 17:00:00
End Date:03/03/2022 18:00:00
Event Code:NWR0334
Description:

When: 03 March 2022, 17:00 - 18:00
Where: Zoom Webinar
Speaker: Andy Saunders, Surface Access Strategy Manager – Manchester Airports Group

The presentation will review the history of creating a heavy rail link to Manchester Airport and the subsequent development of the airport station.

It will examine the reasons as to why a rail link is important to an international airport and it will look at the growth opportunities post-pandemic.

There will be examples of how inter-modal and multi-modal links can support the local and regional economies followed by an overview of how rail patronage may change and grow in the future.

Booking for Members - FREE
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Booking for Non-Members - £5.00 inc. VAT
Email regions@ciltuk.org.uk with a completed booking form


Note: If you are not a current Member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, please be aware our membership team may be in touch with you using your email address provided regards membership opportunities. If you do not wish to be contacted please email and let us know at regions@ciltuk.org.uk
NEW DATE - CILT West Midlands Annual DinnerBook Now
Start Date:24/03/2022 19:00:00
End Date:24/03/2022 23:30:00
Event Code:WMR0330
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When: Thursday 24th March 2022
Where: Conference Aston, Aston University, Aston St, Birmingham B4 7ET


It's back! Bigger and better than ever before!  A stellar highlight in the CILT calendar - the West Midlands Dinner! 

The 2022 event will be hosted by our very own West Midlands Chairperson, Aston University's Richard Atkinson, and our VIP guest speaker will Clare Bottle, CEO of the UK Warehousing Association! 



If you're involved in logistics or transport in the West Midlands, this is the 'must attend' event of the year.

Get the network, knowledge and know-how for success! Whilst also supporting our wonderful charity, Aspire!  Excellent food, drink and company, and dance the night away to renowned Birmingham band, 'Revolver'! See you there!
 

Cost:
Member Individual Ticket - £45.00 +VAT
Non-Member Individual Ticket - £55 + VAT
Member Table of 10 - £450 +VAT
Non-Member Table of 10 - £550 +VAT

How to book:
Please be aware you cannot book online for this event, please complete the Booking Form and return to regions@ciltuk.org.uk

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Long Service Award - £100
Welcome drinks - £500
Venue hire - £750
Band - £900
Dinner Drinks - £1000

Donations of raffle prizes are also welcome

Sponsorship opportunities will include your Company logo printed on pre event promotional material (where logos are supplied before 24th February), the menu card and sponsorship acknowledged in all post-event promotion/articles, including, Logistics and Transport Focus, and Aspire publications. For further information please email regions@ciltuk.org.uk
 

Please be aware this event is not closed and seats are still available: last updated 10/01/2022



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