The Franco-British Transport Conference took place on Tuesday 14 October at One Great George Street, from 08.30 to 05.00pm and tackled the following themes:

1. Financing urban transport: bringing public and private investors together
Tramway / Bus lines / Crossrail / TGV / HS2

2. The city of the future: innovative solutions for the digital age
 Hardware / Software / Electric vehicles / Electric charging networks / Driverless cars /
Car sharing / Door-to-Door transportation

 

Goals/objectives
•   Show what French companies in the Transport sector already do in the UK (number of jobs created, involvement in education/skills, etc.)
•    Give a positive message for both the UK and France (French companies will keep on investing, developing the local supply chain, improving technology and sharing best practice).