The North West Transport Lecture 2014

Organiser: Nicola Kane
Location: Manchester Metropolitan University Business School, All Saints Campus, Oxfo

Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (UK)

Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation

Institution of Civil Engineers

Institution of Rail Operators

Royal Town Planning Institute

Transport Planning Society


Rails to Prosperity: Can major rail infrastructure investment really deliver on its economic promises?

Our panel of high profile speakers will provide a range of perspectives on this topic, both from a national and regional level, and will give their thoughts on the opportunities for maximising the social and economic benefits from major rail investment.


Keith Mitchell, Chair, National Infrastructure Planning Association


Alun Hughes, Deputy Director, Regeneration & Places, High Speed 2 Group, Department for Transport

John Worthington, Independent Transport Commission

Kate Hughes, Head of Communications and Engagement, Atlantic Gateway Partnership

Refreshments will be provided. To register your place on the event, email or phone 01536 740104 quoting reference NWR0034, or for more information regarding the event, please contact Nicola Kane: