Main Theatre


Hear from an impressive line-up of industry leaders from across the private and public sector on the challenges they are facing and what strategies they are implementing to push through innovation, sustainability and investment

Big Thinking Stage

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Industry thought-leaders tackle the difficult conversations that need to be had across transportation infrastructure

National Highways Theatre

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National Highways will outline their expectations when looking for collaboration and debate the key infrastructure challenges within the road network supply chain including quality, sustainability and digitalisation

           Local Authority             Theatre    

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With support from LCRIG and ADEPT, local authorities and collaborative partners share the true impact of government investment and how to tackle industry wide challenges on a local level

Technology and Transformation Stage


Cutting-edge technologies and policies for future-proofing road infrastructure including the implementation of cyber security strategies, data collation and management, the infrastructure needed for connected and autonomous mobility and MaaS

                 Innovation                          Stage         

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The highways sector needs to harness innovation throughout practices and processes. This theatre will serve as a hotbed for industry disruptors, but also innovations taking place outside of the UK and across other industries such as rail, aviation and energy

              Sustainability                  Theatre     

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With net-zero targets set, this theatre will outline how the road network can embed sustainability early on in the design process. Topics covered include social value, biodiversity, circular economy and vehicle emissions

The EV and Alternative Fuels Theatre

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Bringing together transport authorities and the energy sector, OEMs and fleet operators to enable collaboration and ensure infrastructure is geared up for the rapid migration towards low carbon vehicles across personal mobility, public transport and fleets and logistics.

Intelligent Transport Systems Theatre

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What infrastructure is needed for successful and effective network management? Explore the latest technologies and policies being implemented to drive safety, inclusivity, sustainability, and innovation

Digital Construction Stage

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Cutting-edge technologies and policies to digitalise construction processes to ensure smooth implementation and drive efficiently, safety and quality. Topics include digital twin, drones, robotics, AI and VR mapping

Civils and Materials Theatre

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Bringing together the entire supply chain to discover the latest innovations in materials, components and processes used during the construction and maintenance of highway projects to drive efficiency, sustainability and durability

Smart Traffic and Parking


Thought-leaders discuss how technology can improve congestion management from the latest enforcement tech, AI, smart signage and parking solutions





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