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Community Transport Association England Policy Conference

Thu, 28/11/2013 - 10:00 - 16:00

Community Transport Association (CTA) England Policy Conference offers an unrivalled opportunity to explore the latest developments in policy and practice and what they mean for you.

Hosted by RBS NatWest, the conference programme will share ideas and intelligence to take back to your area and offer the chance to engage with key people in government and the voluntary and commercial transport sectors.

This is the must-attend event of 2013 for anyone leading, delivering or supporting community transport anywhere in England.


10:30 Welcome
Dr Stephen Hickey, Chair of CTA
Duncan Sloan, Director of Community Banking, RBS

10:40 Keynote speech:
Norman Lamb MP, Minister of State for Care and Support (invited)

11.10 CT and Health
Changes to health service structures and funding could present opportunities for community transport to play a bigger role in this sector. We’ll explore the issues and barriers to greater involvement and hear from CT operators that have made a breakthrough.

12:10 Innovations in working with isolated communities
Community transport performs a crucial role in connecting people and places in isolated communities. Our panel will discuss the big ideas for improving access to transport in isolated communities and what issues need the attention of policy-makers and funders.
Invited speakers include Louise Ellman MP(Chair of the Transport Committee)

13:00 Lunch

13:45 Collaborating for the community
With speakers from across sectors we’ll be asking how community and commercial operators might collaborate more effectively to offer better and more integrated services for the people who use them.

14:45 CT beyond 2015: our agenda for the next election
Over the next year political parties will be setting out the issues for the Westminster elections in 2015. This interactive session will debate what we want the next Government to do for community transport and how can we get our message across in the run up to the election.

15:30 Keynote speech:
Graham Pendlebury, Director of Local Transport at DfT

15:50 Closing remarks
Dr Stephen Hickey, Chair of CTA


Booking Information

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