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Facilitating Connectivity Conference

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H.G. Wells Conference & Events Centre

Woking

GU21 6HJ

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Join us on the 14th March at this free event that will bring together business leaders, senior representatives from local and central government and Enterprise M3 LEP partners for a day to discuss:

  • How businesses travel and access key markets,;

  • How business can ensure the LEP works hard to help maximise their potential and productivity;

  • Future opportunities and how business can help promote success in the LEP area;

  • Ensuring government understands how investment and business growth in our area will significantly support our national economy.


The day will consist of three sessions and we are delighted to announce that the following speakers have been confirmed:

  • Emma Gilthorpe – Executive Director, Expansion, Heathrow Airport
    • Emma will discuss the expansion of Heathrow and how this will support businesses in the Enterprise M3 area.
  • Gareth Rogers – CEO, Farnborough International
    • Gareth will speak on Farnborough International and the importance of the international airshow to the regional and national economy
  • Geoff French CBE – Interim Chair, Transport for the South East Transport Forum
    • Geoff will speak on a partnered approach to delivering major infrastructure that will drive transformational change
  • Michèle Dix CBE – Managing Director, Crossrail 2
    • Michèle will highlight the wider economic benefits of Crossrail 2 within the Enterprise M3 corridor and how schemes such as this help deliver regional growth
  • Dr Mike Short CBE – Chair of Enterprise M3 LEP and Chief Scientific Adviser to the Department for International Trade
    • Mike will explore the digital revolution in transport, considering the potential for connected and autonomous vehicles
  • Rob Wallis – CEO, Transport Research Labratory
    • Rob will discuss how smart mobility synchronises with connected and autonomous vehicles and the opportunities that they can offer to business travel


Each session will be followed by a short Q&A panel to allow delegates to ask the questions.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided during the day.

A full agenda will be issued closer to the date of the conference.

For any queries, please email events@enterprisem3.org.uk or call us on 01962 846 755


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