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NET ZER0 ROADSHOW: North East - Programme

09.45 Welcome & Event Overview
GF Ambassador & Event Host: Kate Armitage

Session 1: Strategy Implementation

09.55 The Road to 2030:
Darren Handley, Head of Infrastructure Grants, OZEV, Department for Transport
10.05 Fleet Electrification
Paul Hollick, Association of Fleet Professionals
10.15 Case Study: National Approach to Making the Regional Switch
Simon King, Director of Sustainability, Social Value and Fleet, Mitie
10.25 Live Q&A
with Darren Handley - OZEV, Paul Hollick - AFP & Simon King - Mitie

Session 2: Finance & Procurement

10.45 EV Salary Sacrifice
Stewart Ballantyne, LeasePlan
10.55 Public Sector Purchasing Frameworks
Kim Harrison, Crown Commercial Service
11.05 Live Q&A
with Kim Harrison - CCS & Stewart Ballantyne - LeasePlan

Session 3: Charging Infrastructure

11.20 Preparing the infrastructure for 2030
Dr Russell Fowler, National Grid
11.30 Creating a local charging network
Jonathan Bower, Connected Kerb
11.40 Case Study: Durham County Council – The Story So Far
Maggie Bosanquet, Low Carbon Economy Team Leader & Tracy Millmore, Electric Vehicle Officer, Durham County Council
11.50 Live Q&A
with Maggie Bosanquet - Durham CC, Russell Fowler - National Grid & Jonathan Bower - Connected Kerb

Session 4: The Vehicle Pick ‘n’ Mix

12.05 The Latest from the Motor Industry
Sukky Choongh, Environmental Manager – Air Quality & Ultra Low Emission Vehicles, SMMT
12.15 Electrification without Compromise
Regional Manager, Volvo
12.25 Sustainable Mobility
Jon Hunt, Toyota GB
12.35 Live Q&A
with Sukky Choongh - SMMT, Beth Masters - Volvo, Tracy Millmore - Durham CC & Robin Maung - Toyota GB
12.50 Round up and Close
Kate Armitage
12.55 Visit the EXPO
Event timings and speakers are subject to change