Autumn Conference 23/24 October 2014
Novotel, York

Thursday 23 October

5.00 pm – Arrival & registration

7.00 pm – Dinner in hotel followed by after dinner speaker, Roger French OBE

9.30 pm – Quiz

Friday 24 October

8.45 am – Welcome from our patron Roger French

9.00 am – Peter Shipp, Chairman, East Yorkshire Motor Services
On the Yorkshire Buses – my experiences of a fly on the wall documentary film crew

10.00 am – Morning Coffee

10.30 am – Sheena Pickersgill, HR Consultant, Gordons LLP
Talent management

11.30 am – Ian Morgan, Deputy Chairman, Wellglade Group and CPT Chairman, and Simon Posner, Chief Executive, CPT
CPT – its role in advising, influencing and lobbying Government on behalf of its members

12.30 pm – Lunch

1.30 pm – Ben Gilligan, Managing Director, First South Yorkshire and First York
About First York – my life as a young bus manager

2.30 pm – Roger’s Wrap
Bringing together the themes of the day in our final session

3.00 pm – Conference closes