Fleet Engineer Conference 2017

Ricoh Arena, Coventry | 28 November

FTA's highly-regarded Fleet Engineer Conference brings together key industry figures to provide delegates with a unique and exclusive opportunity to hear the very latest developments in low carbon vehicles, platooning, career development, forthcoming maintenance legislation changes and best practice advice; ideal for those responsible for specifying commercial vehicles, ensuring roadworthiness compliance and maintaining vehicles.

Chaired by FTA's Head of Licensing Policy and Compliance Information, James Firth, delegates will hear from keynote speaker Duncan Price, Divisional Manager, Freight, Operator Licensing and Roadworthiness for the Department for Transport, as he focuses on carbon reduction and other enviornmental, compliance, skills and policy issues in road freight. 

Transport for London will be in attendance and Pratyush Dadhich of The Centre for Sustainable Road Freight (SRF) will speak about the SRF Optimiser, plus hear from John Comer, Volvo Trucks, Tim Ridyard, Ashtons Legal, David Wood, Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency and Grahame Neagus, Renault Trucks.

Please see below for the full programme

  • Transport for London Direct Vision Standards, Paul Strang, Senior Strategy and Planning Manager (Freight & Fleet), Transport for London
  • Bath truck incident, Tm Ridyard, Partner, Ashtons Legal
  • HGV Retrofit Accreditation Scheme, Brian Robinson, Programme Manager (Commercial Vehicles), Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP)
  • Volvo Trucks, latest OEM developments and innovations, John Comer, Product Marketing Manager, Volvo Group UK Ltd
  • Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency update, David Wood, Roadworthiness Policy Manager, Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA)
  • FTA's Vision, Mark Shergold, Technical Sales Support Manager, FTA
  • CRSF Optimiser, Pratyush Dadhich, Centre for Sustainable Road Freight
  • Low carbon vehicles, Grahame Neagus, Head of Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership, Renault Trucks UK Ltd
  • Engineering and technical update, Rob Saunders, Manager of Engineering Inofrmation, FTA
  • Skills summary, Lawrie Alford, Head of Automotive, Technician and Workshop Development, FTA



£325+VAT first delegate

£275+VAT subsequent delegate


£385+VAT first delegate

£345+VAT subsequent delegate 

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