Making Data Work: Cities & Transport

18-06-2013, 09:30, Manchester, United Kingdom

3rd Annual Cities, Transport & Data Conference: It’s much more than just hype, there is real change afoot. The use of data to deliver efficiency gains, make cost savings and personalise service is undergoing a rapid transformation.

This event will help you ask the right questions to find the necessary solution. Services can be improved and costs cut as a new generation of technology links and integrates data and connects with people.

  • How to reduce costs and enhance public services
  • What we are learning - Changing approaches to data and service delivery
  • Wake up to the 21st Century –  game changing uses of data
  • How we see our cities is changing – the revolution in city mapping
  • Does Innovation require new procurement models? – Panel discussion
  • The Procurement Process – does it nurture or stifle innovation?

Topics include:

  • Mapping
  • Journey planning
  • Traffic management
  • Informing decision-making

Speakers include:

Simon Reed, Head of Technical Services Group, London Buses
Julian Tait, Head of Innovation Projects, FutureEverything
Bert Spaan, Developer and GIS Specialist, Waag Society, Amsterdam
Giles Bailey, Managing Director, Strategeeb
David Hytch, Information Systems Director, TfGM
Craig Nelson, Principal Consultant, SDG
Martin Lucas-Smith, Founder, Cyclestreets
Paul Treadwell, Group Sales and Marketing Director, FWT
Paul Maltby, Director of Open Data and Government Transparency, Cabinet Office
Tim Rivett, Head of Information Technology, SYPTE (Invited)
Shane O’Neil, Elgin and member of the Government Local Public Data Panel
Peter Bell, Managing Director, Trapeze

Delegate rates

First Delegate     £245 + VAT     
Each Additional Delegate £95 + VAT each