Leaders Debate - Putting inclusive design at the heart of Midlands transport schemes in partnership with ARUP


Leaders Debate - Putting inclusive design at the heart of Midlands transport schemes in partnership with ARUP

This discussion was centred around the inclusivity for all customers, in stations, on the rolling stock and station infrastructure, highlighting the work that Arup is implementing on the Interchange Stations.

We were joined by industry leaders for this discussion, including:

Giles Pettit, Associate Director, Arup

Martin Phillips, Head of Customer Strategy, East West Railway

Jonathan Chatfield, Head of Railway Strategy & Policy at Rail Delivery Group

Sarah Jones, Senior Consultant, Access and Inclusive Environments, Arup

Neil Smith, Inclusive Design Lead at HS2

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TransCityRail is a series of regional, interactive and insightful events across the country bringing together leaders, collaborators, problem solvers and innovators in a creative and invigorating way.

This series of events supports and informs the whole of the rail industry and connects suppliers with buyers, specifiers, leaders and decision-makers looking to procure a wide variety of innovative products and services for their region.


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The South of England accounts for a significant portion of the UK’s rail investment strategy and is home to 7 sub-national transport bodies that have all placed rail infrastructure at the centre of their strategic investment plans.

Every year industry leaders from Network Rail, HS2, Train Operators, major contractors and transport bodies converge at the TransCityRail SOUTH conference, exhibition and networking dinner for a day of collaboration, conversation and engagement.

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