Virtual Conference

Transport and Regeneration in the Midlands

Wednesday 13 January 2021

Virtual Conference

Transport and Regeneration in the Midlands

Maximising regeneration and economic growth through investment in transport across the Midlands
Wednesday 13 January 2021 Virtual Conference
With significant transport investment in the Midlands planned and underway, how can the regeneration potential of these projects be maximised and what is the current need for infrastructure as a result of COVID-19? This focused event will explore this question and more, providing you with the latest transport investment plans, the timelines for project delivery and the opportunities for economic growth created by these projects.

Why should I attend?

Attend to hear the latest updates on key transport and development projects in the Midlands, including HS2, the progress with building for the Commonwealth Games and the Midlands Rail Hub. The event will explore how investment in transport infrastructure in the region, has and will, continue to aid regeneration in the current economic climate and consider what “build build build” means for regeneration in the Midlands.

Some of the organisation who have attended this event this previously:

Addleshaw Goddard
Aspbury Planning
Birmingham Airport
Birmingham City Council
Birmingham Commonwealth Association
Black Country Chamber of Commerce
Bombardier Transportation
Core Cities UK
DLA Piper

Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council
East Midlands Councils
Environmental Resources Management
Highways England
Hitachi Rail Europe
J Murphy & Sons
Midland Expressway
Midland Metro Alliance
Midlands Connect
Midlands Engine
Morgan Sindall
Network Rail
Rail Freight Group

Shropshire Council
Staffordshire County Council
Transport for the East Midlands
Transport for West Midlands
Transport Planning Society
Turner & Townsend
Urban Growth Company
West Midlands Combined Authority
West Midlands Trains
Worcestershire County Council
Young Rail Professionals


Virtual conferences add flexibility – watch online from wherever is convenient whether it’s from home or the office. Join and watch live with an opportunity to network and interact with attendees.

Virtual exhibition and sponsorship opportunities available

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Benefits of attending:

  • Understand the priorities and challenges transport bodies, developers and local authorities in the Midlands face due to COVID-19 - where is investment most needed, and what does the future of travel look like?
  • Receive critical information on ongoing and planned transport projects across the Midlands including HS2, Midlands Rail Hub, the M42 and road network
  • Explore how schemes will practically be delivered - understanding financing options, improving sustainability, and innovative building practices
  • Hear the latest updates on the preparation for the Commonwealth Games and the Midland’s short- and long-term plans for boosting its legacy
  • Join the live discussion about culture-led regeneration in the Midlands, with a focus on Coventry UK City of Culture 2021
  • Virtually network with other attendees, through instant messaging, 1 on 1 video meetings and group calls
  • This is a live virtual event – put your questions to the speakers

Who attends?

  • Transport for West Midlands
  • Transport for East Midlands
  • Midlands Connect
  • WMCA
  • Local authorities
  • Transport, planning and property consultants
  • Regional Transport bodies
  • Property developers Investors and financiers
  • Transport, planning and property lawyers
  • Transport technology specialists

Great opportunity to see what’s happening in the region - great conference in general