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March 2017
Planning Public Transport, ManchesterBook Now
Start Date:29/03/2017 09:00
End Date:30/03/2017 09:00
Event Code:PTRC0455

High quality public transport is an essential part of the toolkit to tackle traffic congestion, pollution related deaths and other adverse side effects of cities' and towns' dependence on the car. However, with deregulated provision, such as the bus market in the UK, Public Transport service planners & operators face a range of financial operations & social challenges to developing and providing affective public transport services.

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Please find further course/programme details and booking form here.

Course Fees

Standard Fee: £525 + VAT

CILT Member/ Local Authority/ Charity Fee: £475 + VAT


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The Implementation of Southampton's Clean Air ZoneBook Now
Start Date:29/03/2017 18:45
End Date:29/03/2017 21:00
Event Code:HDG0337

When: 29 March 2017, 18:45 - 21:00 (Reg:18:30)
Where: Solent Conference Centre, East Park Terrace Campus of Southampton Solent University, Southampton, SO14 0LY
Meeting Point: The Beech Room (on Level 2) of the Solent Conference Centre 

Speaker: Neil Tuck, Sustainable Transport Programme Manager, Southampton City Council

Any response to the growing concern about urban air quality has implications for all of us in the transport industry. Southampton is one of the five British cities that are introducing Clean Air Zones (CAZs) in order to meet the challenge of satisfying both civic and governmental demands for this specific environmental improvement. Whilst it will be the road transport sector that must make the most significant changes, Southampton's role as the port of choice for the world's largest cruise ships and vehicle and container carriers means that there will also be implications for maritime carriers. Our speaker will tell us how the Southampton CAZ will be introduced in 2019 and this means that it becomes essential listening for our CILT members who are active in all aspects of transport.

Refreshments will be provided.

Book online now or contact Membership Services, Tel: 01536 740104 or email: quoting the event code: HDG0337

Cost: Member: Free; Non-Member: Free

Iveco - future developmentsBook Now
Start Date:29/03/2017 19:30
End Date:29/03/2017 21:30
Event Code:KTG0380
29th March 2017, 19:00 (for 19:30) - 21:30
Where: Grangemoor Hotel, St Michaels Road, Maidstone, ME16 8BS

Speaker: Martin Flach, Product Director, Iveco UK Ltd 

Exploring future developments including alternative fuel vehicles.

This event is being held in conjunction with the Institute of Road Transport Engineers (IRTE).

Book online now or contact Membership Services, Tel: 01536 740104 or email: quoting the event code: KTG0380.

Cost: Member: Free; Non-Member: Free
EH Booth & Co Ltd Distribution Centre Site Tour - This event is fully bookedBook Now
Start Date:30/03/2017 18:30
End Date:30/03/2017 20:00
Event Code:LG0327
30 March 2017, 18:00 (for 18:30) - 20:00
Where: Booths, Bluebell Way Distribution Centre, Bluebell Way, Ribbleton, Preston, PR2 5PY
Meeting Point: Security Lodge - Fresh Food Warehouse Training Room

Mark Glover, Head of Logistics, EH Booth & Co Ltd 

Booths has become a household name throughout the Northwest, being recognised for quality, and offering customers a first class experience.  With 28 stores, the family run and owned retail business has a logistical challenge to ensure strong on shelf availability to satisfy customers.  Join us at this exciting event to see how a modern retailer procures, and distributes, using local suppliers, whilst ensuring each one of its stores is unique, reflecting the local landscape.  This is an event not to miss, and with spaces limited bookings will fill up fast.

Refreshments will also be provided.

This event is fully booked. If you would like to be added to the reserve list, contact Membership Services, tel: 01536 740104 or email: quoting the event code: LG0327.

Member: Free; Non-Member: Free
Golf Society - Members' MeetingBook Now
Start Date:31/03/2017 09:00
End Date:31/03/2017 17:00
Event Code:ABC0518

Our Members' Meeting 

Date: 31st March 2017
Where: - Gerrards Cross Golf Club, Chalfont Park, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, SL9 0QA Directions

About the Course -

Playing format/start time/lunch and prize giving to be announced.

Who are we?

The Golf Society provides members an opportunity to foster professional, business and sporting contacts.  We organise a full programme of events for members and their guests at attractive venues and at subsided rates. 
The present membership list reads like a ‘who’s who’ of transport & logistics professionals.  Our meetings offer an excellent opportunity for members and past members to play golf and network together.  Our meetings are primarily played at good quality traditional members’ clubs.  Our priority is always for members and guests to enjoy their golf, the venue and each other’s company.

Chairman’s Report 2016

If you would like to join us at this event or would like any further details on the society, please contact:, 01536 740116.

Join Now? Simply fill in our membership form and return it to Stephanie - Membership Form

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April 2017
Webinar - How Powerful 3PL Enabled Servitisation has been Delivering Incredible Results for OEMs, 3PLs and their CustomersBook Now
Start Date:03/04/2017 14:00
End Date:03/04/2017 15:00
Event Code:WR0362

 When: 3 April 2017, 2pm

 Speaker: Adrian Botham, Director at Servispart Consulting

The inaugural event from the new S&OP, Service and Servitisation Forum

We know servitisation can be a transformational game changer for manufacturers looking to increase growth, improve competitiveness and increase customer retention, but what about their customers and industry partners? What are the opportunities for them, if any?

Servitisation is often described by academics as a long, complicated process but it doesn’t have to be that way. Some manufacturers are accelerating their service transformation process and creating more value for their customers via the use of innovative 3PL partnering.

One of the UK’s leading servitisation and aftermarket specialists, Adrian Botham, will present, discuss and explore a real-life practical example of how partnering with a 3PL enabled an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) to access new business opportunities with dramatic benefits for its customer too.

The webinar will be held on 3 April 2017, from 14:00 and consist of a 30-40 minute presentation to allow time for questions. Those who register and fail to attend will still be able to access a recording of the webinar for a short time afterwards but will obviously lose the opportunity to ask questions during the live webinar. We therefore encourage all registrants to attend live.

Follow this link to register your place today:

Behind the Scenes at Stena Line - This event is fully bookedBook Now
Start Date:03/04/2017 17:30
End Date:03/04/2017 19:30
Event Code:MWG0352
03 April 2017, 17:15 for 17:30 - 19:30
Where: Twelve Quays Terminal, Tower Road, Birkenhead, CH41 1FE
Meeting Point: Reception in Terminal Building

Speaker: Alex McDonald, Area Sales Manager 

Stena Line is the leading ferry operator in the UK, with nine routes from British Ports.  Stena Line's Birkenhead Terminal provides an important freight and passenger link between the Northern Powerhouse and Belfast.  We are delighted to offer a tour of the Terminal and a look behind the scenes on board either Stena Mersey or Stena Lagan, which service the Liverpool – Belfast route.  The visit will afford a stunning view of the Three Graces and the Liverpool Waterfront.

This event is fully booked.  If you would like to add your name to the reserve list, contact Membership Services, Tel: 01536 740104 or email: quoting the event code: MWG0352.

Member: Free; Non-Member: Free

East Midlands Manufacturing and Engineering Conference and Expo 2017Book Now
Start Date:04/04/2017 08:00
End Date:04/04/2017 13:00
Event Code:ABC0532


When: 4 April 2017, 08:00 to 13:00
Where: Loughborough University, West Park Teaching Hub, 2 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, LE11 3QF - Map

Becoming more competitive: The role of UK manufacturing and engineering in a post-Brexit economy

This years conference will deliver a series of keynotes and expert panel discussion to examine the latest thinking, policy and projections for the regional and national economy, which includes the impact of the UK's decision to leave the European Union. With the hope that by April there will be a clearer view as to a way forward, where we can look to overcome uncertainty, it will consider the key opportunities that exist for East Midlands businesses by drawing on the exemplar organisations within the region to inform future activity.

The key themes of the conference will explore how we create a competitive edge, the use of technology to improve competitiveness and productivity,driving the UK towards a high skilled, high wage economy and creating competitive supply chains.


  • Welcome from Scott Knowles, Chief Executive, East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire)
  • Welcome from Professor Steve Rothberg, Pro-Vice Chancellor for Research, Loughborough University
  • How will the Governments Industrial Strategy benefit the East Midlands - Nicky Morgan, Member of Parliament for Loughborough
  • Governments Industrial Strategy Green Paper - feedback from business via the Chamber's Quarterly Economic Survey and regional briefing sessions - Chris Hobson, Director of Policy and External Affairs, East Midlands Chamber
  • Creating a competitive edge, innovation, and sustainability - delivering value and growing your business - Steve Halliday, Rolls-Royce plc
  • The impact of new technologies and how they are already affecting how companies do business - Alex West Principal Analyst, Manufacturing Technology, IHS Markit
  • Future trend shaping technologies - exploring how everything will be connected, factory to the field – the ability to optimise solutions in the field and not back at the factory and omnidirectional business and how to take data back from the field - Philip Skipper, Head of Business Development, Vodafone Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Skills for Growth and improved productivity - Paul Jackson, CEng FIET FIMA, Chief Executive of EngineeringUK will discuss their recently released (Feb 2017) The State of Engineering Report – this an analysis of the engineering industry’s capacity for growth through engineering in education, training and employment and provides the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) community, Government, industry and the third sector with a compelling evidence base
  • Creating Competitive Supplychains - Michael Mychajluk, Supply Chain & External Engagement Manager, Government Programmes Jaguar Land Rover Limited
  • Lunch, networking and exhibitions

The conference will be accompanied by an expo where there are exhibitor (fully booked) and sponsorship opportunities.

For a list of current exhibitors and for further information on sponsorship opportunities please click HERE

For any other queries please contact; Ian Bates, Sector Forum and Representation Manager

Book Your Place

Submit your booking today on the East Midlands Chamber event page form - click HERE

Please note a maximum of 2 bookings allowed per organisation unless agreed otherwise.


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Event Code: ABC0532

Multimodal 2017Book Now
Start Date:04/04/2017 10:00
End Date:06/04/2017 17:00
Event Code:NW0427



When: 4-6th April

Where: NEC Birmingham, Hall 4, The NEC, Birmingham, B40 1NT

CILT Seminar Day – 4th April.

11.00 - 12.00 Modal switch - solutions and benefits

In this session we will consider how to go about modal switch and cover the potential benefits. We will also discuss some case studies of companies who have made these moves in order to demonstrate the scale of likely benefits. Following some short presentations there will be a question and answer session with the following knowledgeable panellists;

  • Richard Brown CBE CL, FCILT Board Member, Department for Transport Board
  • Catherine Weetman MSc, FCILT - Director, Re-think Solutions, Vice-Chairman, The Environment & Sustainability Forum
  • Julian Worth , Chairman, The Rail Freight Forum

12.30 - 13.30 Deal or No Deal - free trade zones

UK Parliament has voted in favour of Prime Minister Theresa May beginning the country's removal from the European Union. Much has focussed on the regulatory/legal aspects, but we will be exploring the business opportunities, new business models and what Exporting and Free Trade Zones could mean in practice.

  • Sue Terpilowski OBE, Managing Director, Image Line
  • Paul Kelly, Managing Director, Actualis Marketing
  • Geoff Lippitt, Business Development Director, PD Ports

14.00 – 15.00 Logistics Outsourcing A Life-Cycle Masterclass

An interactive session from the CILT with leading industry practitioners exploring key topics for those buying or selling outsourced logistics services:

> Strategic Planning – what to think about before you start!

> Contracts – killing the relationship or supporting its foundations?

> Know what you are buying: different approaches for different services

> Building the relationship: aligning objectives, managing contracts

  • Jo Godsmark, Director, Labyrinth Solutions
  • Phil Wood, Head of Order to Cash UK, Mondelez International

15.30 - 16.30 Raising Professional Driving Standards: Our drivers, our fleets our responsibility

> Moral - it's the right thing to do. Nobody is in business to harm people. Reputation etc

> Economic - it makes good business sense. Reduced costs, premiums, management time, down time etc. Link to reputation

> Legal - the last line of defence to protect people from harm, the legal obligations for those who have yet to see the business case for road risk management

  • Austin Birks, Head of Business Development, uTrack Software Solutions
  • Glen Davies, Transport and Logistics Specialist, AtoH
  • Dean Clamp, Group HSEQ Director, Wincanton


For more seminar information and guest speakers click here

To register your interest click here.

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