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Mind over Mode-Shift -The future of Public Transport in Kent Webinar


Date: 28/07/2020

Time: 10.30-12.00

Platform: Gotowebinar

Sign up link: CLICK HERE

Partners: Landor Links, Kent County Council & various sponsors (see below)

This 90 minute webinar will cover the ‘past, present and future’ of public transport in ‘The Garden of England’. Drawing on the experience of founding, establishing and operating the Fastrack – the driving force behind regeneration in Kent Thameside, expert speakers from key partners in the project will give attendees the benefit of their expertise and insight.

Topics covered include:

– Passenger transport
– Demand Responsive Transport (DRT)
– Mobility as a Service (MaaS)
– Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)
– Autonomous shuttle trials
– Electric bus trials
And much more
Speakers from Kent County Council & Fastrack:

Phil Lightowler- Head of Public Transport
Shane Hymers – Fastrack Development Manager
Graham Killick –Major Capital Programme Project Manager – Fastrack civils projects
Jacqui Elliott – Public Transport Project Manager – lead for MaaS and DRT

Other sponsors and speakers are:
Ebbsfleet Development Corporation
Volvo Bus and Coach– Adrian Felton – City Mobility Manager
Go2 – Austin Blackburn – Go Coach Managing Director