Venue
CCT Venues-Docklands
CCT Venues-Docklands, 193 Marsh Wall, Isle of Dogs, London E14 9SG, UK

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Event Date Thu Nov 29 GMT (about 3 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Thu Nov 29 12:00am - Thu Nov 29 12:00am
Location CCT Venues-Docklands
193 Marsh Wall, Isle of Dogs, London E14 9SG, UK
Region EMEA
Details

The publication of the UK Government’s "Road to Zero" strategy has paved the way for a massive expansion of on- and off-street electric charging, which will involve partnership between central government, the automotive industry, technology companies, local authorities, retailers, hotel chains, corporate landlords, investors and property developers.

City & Financial Global’s UK EV Infrastructure Summit, which is being held on 29th November in London, will focus on the opportunities and challenges involved in establishing a UK-wide charging infrastructure as part of the transition to zero emission vehicles. Hear insightful presentations from, and informed debates among, senior leading industry experts and government representatives on the key topics involved in the roll-out of the required charging infrastructure. The programme will also look at the wider implications for the transportation, infrastructure and energy industries.

Key topics will include:
• The government’s approach to EV, including more on the Road to Zero Strategy and ‘the next steps towards cleaner road transport and delivering our Industrial Strategy’
• The practicalities involved in delivery, including the effects on the grid, the required infrastructure and the role of the private sector in delivering it
• Technology and innovation challenges
• Disruption: evolving business models for the automotive industry
• Making EV investable and the latest developments

Who should attend?
This event is aimed towards key stakeholders in EV and the charging infrastructure market to explore both the opportunities and challenges towards Road to Zero. Attendees will include government and local authorities, Infrastructure professional, planners, utility and technology companies, logistic operators, transportation authorities, the automotive industry, developers, construction and engineering firms, retailers, hotel chains, corporate landlords, advisers, investors & financial institutions.

Speakers

2018 Speakers

Elliot Shaw
Executive Director of Strategy and Planning, Highways England

Paul Barnfather
Head of Electric Vehicle Readiness, EA Technology Ltd

Andrew Burgess
Deputy Director, Systems & Networks, OFGEM

Pete Burnill
Senior Policy Adviser, Energy, National Infrastructure Commission

Ian Cameron
Head of Innovation, UK Power Networks

Louise Clancy
GULCS Senior Lead, London Councils

Charlie Cook
Smart Project Manager, Octopus Electric Vehicles

Graeme Cooper
Project Director, Electric Vehicles National Grid

Philippa Eddie
Head of Financial Advisory, Infrastructure Finance Team, Infrastructure and Projects Authority

Kim Farrage
Senior Specialist Transport Planner, North East Combined Authority

Erik Fairbairn
CEO & Founder, POD Point Ltd

Jonathan Goodman
Chief Operations Officer, Polestar BV

Lucy Hayward-Speight
Delivery Planning Manager for the Air Quality, Environment, Transport for London

Anthony Hinde
Director, Sales and Operations, E-Mobility, InCharge Solutions, Vattenfall

Robert Kinnaird
Deputy Head, Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV)

Frank Meijer
Head of Eco Car & Mobility, Hyundai Motor Europe

Michiel Langezaal
CEO & Founder, Fastned

David Martell
Founder & Chief Executive, Chargemaster

Alex Minshull
City Innovation and Sustainability Service Manager, Planning Services, Bristol City Council

Natasha Patel
Associate Director, KPMG Mobility 2030

George Ridd
Principal – Infrastructure, Zouk Capital LLP

Dr Daniel Ruiz
Chief Executive, Meridian Mobility Technology

Marco Schweer
Director, Head of Smart Grid & Utilities Infrastructure, SMBC

Mark Thompson
Head of Energy, Innovate UK

Frank Thorpe
Country Manager, BYD (U.K.)

Chris Wright
Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Moixa Technology

Sponsors & Partners

2018 Sponsors

ORGANIZED BY:
• City & Financial Global

SPONSORS:
• KPMG

LUNCH SPONSORS:
• InCharge VATENFALL

SUPPORTED BY:
• Infrastructure and Projects Authority
• Innovate UK
• IPFA International Project Finance Association