07 February 2024

Join us at the Interchange conference in Manchester on 27-28 February 2024, where senior figures from the transport, energy, infrastructure, asset management, property, construction and tech sectors will come together to discuss achieving a seamlessly integrated transport system that is fit for the future.

We are looking forward to hosting two roundtables at the conference. As part of the discussion, we’re keen to gain a diverse range of insights across the transport, energy and asset management sectors to share learnings and ideas on how industry, government and communities can work together to navigate challenges and deliver change to meet the UK’s Net Zero commitments.

The full details of the roundtable sessions are below. Spaces are limited, so please sign up as soon as possible to register your interest.


How to strengthen the collaboration between the transport and energy sectors and work together to identify future opportunities and deliver change?

Date: Wednesday 28 February 2024

Time: 10.15am-11.30am

Discussion points will include:

  • How can we identify and overcome the blockers experienced by Transport and to deliver change?
  • What lines of communications exist at industry level to facilitate discussion between the sectors and how can we collaborate to ensure the right infrastructure is being planned for the right place, effectively collaborating with Local Authorities and Government?
  • What discussion forums do we have to address these issues?
  • How do Energy and Transport get a seat at the table and influence those decisions in the planning of infrastructure delivery?
  • Grid connections and grid reforms - what lessons can be learned from the current grid connections process?
  • How can Tech be utilised as an enabler and solution?

 

Investing in sustainable transport – how do we incentivise investment in sustainable transport projects?

Date: Wednesday 28 February 2024

Time: 12.00pm-13.15pm

Discussion points will include:

  • Investment and the availability of funding
  • The development journey of technology
  • In terms of government support, what are the hurdles that get in the way at each stage?
  • What should the government be doing to overcome this?

Interchange 2024 Event details

Date: 27 – 28 February 2024

Venue: Manchester Central Convention Complex, M2 3GX

The Interchange conference is free to attend. Please book your ticket here.

Burges Salmon careers

We work hard to make sure Burges Salmon is a great place to work.
Find out more