9th Annual (2017)

UK Ports Conference

Tuesday 23 May - Wednesday 24 May 2017

Speakers

Tim Waggott
Port of Dover
Chief Executive
Tim Waggott
Chief Executive
Port of Dover
Tim Waggott became Chief Executive of the Port of Dover in 2013 having held several senior positions in the organisation.
Frans Calje
PD Ports
CEO
Frans Calje
CEO
PD Ports
Frans joined PD Ports in May 2008 as Key Projects Director and member of the Senior Executive Team.
Warren Marshall
Peel Ports
Group Planning Director
Warren Marshall
Group Planning Director
Peel Ports
Warren is responsible for the promotion and consenting of port development projects, masterplanning, environmental impact assessment, and stakeholder consultation.
James Trimmer
Port of London Authority
Director of Planning and Environment
James Trimmer
Director of Planning and Environment
Port of London Authority
James Trimmer is the Director of Planning and Environment for the Port of London Authority and leads on the initiation, co-ordination and implementation of the PLA’s approach to strategic planning, infrastructure, transport and environmental issues throughout the tidal River Thames and its riparian hinterland.
Richard Ballantyne
British Ports Association
Chief Executive
Richard Ballantyne
Chief Executive
British Ports Association
Richard has in depth expertise in ports, transport and environment policy matters as well as a wide experience of the legislative process around the UK.
Theresa Crossley
UK Major Ports Group
Executive Director
Theresa Crossley
Executive Director
UK Major Ports Group
Theresa worked in a number of UK Government Departments, dealing with issues as diverse as access for the disabled, radioactive waste management, housing and marine environmental protection.
David Wells
Freight Transport Association
CEO
David Wells
CEO
Freight Transport Association
David Wells is Chief Executive of the Freight Transport Association (FTA) representing industry’s freight interests by road, rail, sea and air.
David Balston
Chamber of Shipping
Director of Policy
David Balston
Director of Policy
Chamber of Shipping
David joined the Chamber of Shipping in 2010 as Director Safety & Environment.
Alistair Chan
AECOM
Associate Director, Ports and Marine
Alistair Chan
Associate Director, Ports and Marine
AECOM
Alistair Chan joined AECOM in March 2016 as an Associate Director in the Ports and Marine business.
Borbala Trifunovics
Arup
Associate Director
Borbala Trifunovics
Associate Director
Arup
Borbala Trifunovics is an Associate Director at Ove Arup & Partners within the Maritime Business.
Colin Goodrum
LDA Design
Managing Director
Colin Goodrum
Managing Director
LDA Design
Colin is the Managing Director of LDA Design and has over 32 year’s professional experience, 27 of which have been with LDA Design.
Konrad Mech
Kongsberg Mesotech
Director of Sales and Marketing
Konrad Mech
Director of Sales and Marketing
Kongsberg Mesotech
Konrad Mech is a Registered Professional Engineer in the provinces of Ontario and British Columbia and a Project Management Professional certified by the Project Management Institute.
Steve Guest
Kongsberg Norcontrol
Business Development and Marketing Director
Steve Guest
Business Development and Marketing Director
Kongsberg Norcontrol
Steve joined the British Royal Navy (RN) straight from school and served for 13 years, initially as an electrical engineer and then flying in Lynx helicopters as a navigator and warfare officer.
Charles Hammond
Forth Ports
Chief Executive
Charles Hammond
Chief Executive
Forth Ports
Charles Hammond has been Chief Executive Officer of Forth Ports Limited (previously Forth Ports PLC) since 2001 and actively involved in the Ports industry for over 25 years.
Tim Walters
Royal HaskoningDHV
Technical Director, Maritime Market Research
Tim Walters
Technical Director, Maritime Market Research
Royal HaskoningDHV
Tim specialises in the provision of expert advice on the markets for waterfront industrial processes with areas of expertise.
Stephen Taylor
Port Centric Logistics Partners
Director
Stephen Taylor
Director
Port Centric Logistics Partners
A graduate in Economics and Business Studies, Stephen has over 35 years’ experience of international trade, business development and logistics management.
Chris Garrett
DNV GL
Senior Offshore Wind Farm Engineer
Chris Garrett
Senior Offshore Wind Farm Engineer
DNV GL
Career in construction spans 30 years.
David Cross
DB Cargo
Acting Sector Head Intermodal
David Cross
Acting Sector Head Intermodal
DB Cargo
Biography to follow shortly.
Kimela Shah
Oxera
Senior Consultant
Kimela Shah
Senior Consultant
Oxera
Kimela Shah is a Senior Consultant in Oxera’s Transport team, specialising in the ports and maritime sector.
Julian Worth
CILT Rail Freight Forum; Transworth Rail
Chair; Director
Julian Worth
Chair; Director
CILT Rail Freight Forum; Transworth Rail
Julian Worth has spent 37 years in the railfreight industry in a wide variety of roles, including Managing Director, Transrail Freight, and Marketing Director, English Welsh & Scottish Railway.
Lucy Hudson
Transport for the North
Lead Officer - Freight and Logistics
Lucy Hudson
Lead Officer - Freight and Logistics
Transport for the North
Biography to follow shortly.
Anthony Woolich
Holman Fenwick Willan
Partner
Anthony Woolich
Partner
Holman Fenwick Willan
Anthony is HFW's Global Head of Competition and Regulation.
Nick Clarke
Ramboll
Director, Head of Marine and Energy Infrastructure
Nick Clarke
Director, Head of Marine and Energy Infrastructure
Ramboll
Nick has almost 25 years of experience in marine civil engineering.
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