Virtual Live Briefing: Key Issues for Today and Tomorrow in Rail and Road with John Larkinson, Chief Executive, Office of Rail and Road
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The last financial year saw the lowest level of passenger usage across UK rail since records began. WIG welcomes John Larkinson, Chief Executive, Office of Rail and Road to discuss how the Office of Rail and Road plans to increase passengers’ confidence to travel again and to support their new working patterns in a post-COVID world, while future proofing the UK’s crucial transport networks.
Don’t miss out on your opportunity to put your questions to the Chief Executive for the Office of Rail and Road and to:
- Understand the role of the Office of Rail and Road as a regulator
- Discover how organisations across the sectors can work together around rail reform to build a network that is reliable, efficient, safe and secure
- Explore how technology is being used across UK transport networks, to drive forward initiatives such as smart motorways
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John was confirmed as Chief Executive at the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) in March 2021, having held the interim position since October 2018. He has more than 20 years' experience working within the rail industry, working as Director of Network Regulation & Affordability at the Strategic Rail Authority before joining ORR in 2005. John's previous roles at ORR include Director of Railway Markets & Economics and Director of Planning & Performance. As Chief Executive, he leads ORR in its role to protect the interests of rail and road users.