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Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership Annual Conference 2017

Tuesday, 27th June 2017

City Hall, London

Join us for this not-be-missed highlight of the low carbon transport calendar!

This year, the LowCVP annual conference, supported by the Mayor of London, will take place at City Hall on Tuesday, 27 June 2017. The conference will be followed by a VIP drinks reception in ‘London’s Living Room’.

The conference will coincide with the publication of new transport and environment strategies for the capital. It will focus on how city-level policy needs to adapt to tackle the twin challenges of climate change and air pollution in an era of ‘mobility revolution’.

Key themes will include:

  • Tackling the twin challenges of air quality and climate change in cities
  • Maximising ‘electric miles’ and how the electric revolution provides the UK with industrial opportunity
  • Changing technologies: cleaner, low carbon urban vehicles & fuels: buses, taxis and commercial fleets
  • Changing practices; efficiencies and innovation – urban mobility of the future
  • How the LowCVP is helping to accelerate the mobility revolution in cities


Confirmed Speakers:

  • Christophe Arnaud, Managing Director, Bolloré BlueSolutions UK
  • Andrew Benfield, Group Director of Transport, Energy Saving Trust
  • Dan Byles, Vice President - Head of Corporate Development, Living PlanIT
  • Chris Carter, Transport Strategy Manager, Nottingham City Council
  • Michael Copson, Hydrogen Business Development Manager, Shell New Energies
  • Andy Eastlake, Managing Director, LowCVP
  • Richard Gordon, Commercial Director, London Taxi Company
  • Claire Haigh, Chief Executive, Greener Journeys
  • Peter Harris, Director of Sustainability, UPS
  • Mark Harvey, Director, Urban Electrified Van (UEV Transit) Programme, Ford Motor Co Ltd
  • Justin Laney, General Manager - Central Transport, John Lewis Partnership
  • Lilli Matson, Head of Strategy & Outcome Planning, Transport for London
  • Brian Matthews, Head of Transport Innovation, Milton Keynes Council
  • Gary McRae, Corporate Fleet Manager, Dundee City Council
  • Darran Messem, Chairman, LowCVP
  • Trude Rauken, Senior Adviser, Office for Climate and Energy, Department of Environment and Transport, The City of Oslo
  • Natasha Robinson, Head of the Office of Low Emission Vehicles
  • Shirley Rodrigues, Deputy Mayor for Environment & Energy, London
  • Nina Skero, Managing Economist, Centre for Economics and Business Research
  • Nina Skorupska, Chief Executive, Renewable Energy Association
  • James Thornton, Chief Executive, Client Earth
  • Alex Williams, Director of City Planning, Transport for London
  • More speakers to be announced soon...

Other speakers from leading city authorities, including London, will be taking part in the event along with senior stakeholders from government, industry, environment groups, academic experts and others. 

A VIP drinks reception will follow the conference in London’s Living Room (located at the top of City Hall).

For sponsorship and exhibition opportunities associated with the LowCVP Conference please contact the LowCVP Secretariat for more information.



Conference Agenda


Supported by Mayor of London



Sponsored By

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Featured Speakers

Shirley Rodrigues

Deputy Mayor for Environment & Energy

James Thornton

Chief Executive, Client Earth


Dan Byles

Head of Corporate Development, Living PlanIT

Trude Rauken, Oslo City Council

Trude Rauken

Senior Adviser on Climate and Energy, City of Oslo


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