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2nd Annual (2019)
UK Airport Infrastructure Development Forum
A practical guide to planning for new airport infrastructure & expansion: improving connectivity, sustainability and capacity
Tuesday 02 July 2019
2nd July 2019
Registration and refreshments
Chair’s welcome and opening remarks
Director; Board Member & Airport Consultant Group Chair
Pascall+Watson; British Aviation Group
Government’s commitment to supporting airport development - Aviation 2050 – the future of UK aviation
What challenges does the Aviation 2050 green paper address?
What are the solutions to overcoming the challenges outlined in the green paper?
What challenges need to be addressed within the industry to allow for airport growth?
Head of Airport Policy and Competition Branch, Aviation Policy Division
Department for Transport
Navigating the different planning routes and processes to deliver airport infrastructure
What are the different planning routes and processes available? What improvements in policy are needed?
What are the associated timelines for airport infrastructure delivery from applying for a permission to project delivery?
The role of Airport NPS
Other planning routes available for airport infrastructure: navigating through the process to deliver infrastructure
Common challenges encountered during the application process and how to overcome them
Possible legal challenges to applications
PROJECT UPDATE: The latest insight on the Heathrow Expansion
Latest update on the expansion plans
Expansion Programme Director
NEW PROJECT UPDATE: Gatwick Airport expansion plans to increase flight capacity
Growth at Gatwick - the last 10 years
The consultation on Gatwick Airport's Draft Mater Plan
Gatwick’s innovative plans to routinely use the stand-by runway as full operational runway
The Consenting Process
Are London airports reaching maximum capacity and now unable to meet demand? How can this issue be resolved with airport infrastructure development?
Corporate Affairs Planning and Sustainability Director
Airspace Modernisation: Redrawing the invisible infrastructure
Why do we need to consider airspace modernisation?
How is airspace modernisation essential to airport expansion?
Redesigning airspace: The associated challenges and benefits
Head of Systemised Airspace & Airport Integration
National Air Traffic Services
PANEL DISCUSSION: Designing a strategy for enhanced and improved surface access
Designing and implementing a surface access strategy which is both sustainable and efficient – improving rail links and road works
How can we encourage people to use sustainable methods of transportation to airports
Should a congestion charge be introduced to London airports to reduce the number of cars on the road and promote sustainable methods of transportation to reduce congestion?
What type of services are needed and how could they be delivered?
Heathrow Southern Railway
Aviation Strategy Lead
Transport for London
Surface Access Strategy Manager
Bristol Airport expansion plan – the next step to developing the region’s international gateway
The latest progress with plans to increase airport capacity
Next steps for project delivery and associated timelines
Creating the maximum benefits for the region and for the local community
Planning and Sustainability Director
Creating sustainable airports and reducing the environmental impacts
Working towards a strategy for delivering sustainable airports
What are the biggest contributors of environmental impacts associated with airport infrastructure development?
What environmental precautionary measures do we need to take into consideration when developing airports to improve sustainability?
What can we do now to reduce carbon and air quality impacts?
Ricardo Energy & Environment
Manchester Airport – a new look for the transport interchange
Surface Access Strategy Manager
Innovations and technology delivering electric aviation and its impacts on infrastructure
How electric aircraft will lead to the rise of eLCCs
Air Taxi: the next innovation for improving surface access to airports across the world?
Integrating evolving technologies and innovations into future airport development plans
Preparing for the next generation aircrafts: the future of quieter and more sustainable aircrafts and the infrastructure needed to support these
Working together to shape an industry which is sustainable, connected and productive to help infrastructure development for airports across the UK
What research models tell us about the drivers for airport infrastructure development and what services are challenging future developments
Swanson Aviation Consultancy
Chair’s closing remarks
Close of conference and networking drinks
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