Agenda

The Microlise Transport Conference agenda is designed to cover the key topics impacting fleet operators, and those that will have an impact in the future.

Our main theatre programme is supplemented by four topic-focused workshop programmes, covering technology, skills, innovation and other key topics.

Agenda Programme

07:30

Registration Start

08:00

Microlise Workshop
08:00
Microlise Product Themes – Opening Address

Stephen Watson, Director of Product, Microlise

08:20
Integrating With The Mercedes-Benz Truck App Portal

Tom Collins, Product Manager, Microlise

08:40
09:00

08:00

Compliance Workshop
08:00
Intro to ‘one stop-shop’ compliance management

Lee Oliver, Sales Director, TruTac

08:20
From the Roadside to Courtroom – are you protected?

Charlotte Le Maire, Head of Crime and Regulatory, Arch Law

08:40
Guiding Operators Through The Compliance Minefield

Allison Kemp MBE, Managing Director, AIM Commercial Services

08:00

Innovation Zone
08:10
Driving Under The Influence Within The Workplace

Ean Lewin, Managing Director, D.tec

08:20
Driver Engagement And Digitisation

Steven Zwinkels, Managing Director, Connected2

08:30
08:40
Don’t Be Afraid To Give Up The Good To Go For The Great

Charlie Cowan, Voice Consultant, Truckfile

08:50
Your Road Trip As If It Was A Flight

Francesco Giannini, Managing Director, Multiprotexion SRL

09:00
Should All Operating Standards Be Enshrined in Law?

Glen Davies, Technical Advisor, FORS FCILT

09:10
Game-changing Transport Cost Reduction And Improved Customer Service

Jan Tønder, AMCS Director of Sales, Intelligent Optimisation

09:45

Main Theatre
09:45
10:00
The RHA – 3 Campaigns for Change

Rod McKenzie, Executive Director, RHA

11:30
An Address From HRH The Princess Royal
11:40
Microlise Driver of the Year Presentation

11:50

Break/Lunch

12:15

Microlise Workshop
12:15
The Increasing Role of Video for Driver Safety and Support

Fenton Baker, Product Manager, Microlise

12:55
Microlise Product Themes – Closing Statements

Stephen Watson, Director of Product, Microlise

12:15

Compliance Workshop
12:45
Future of Compliance – Round up

Jemma James, Managing Director, TruTac

12:15

Skills Workshop
12:15
Road to Logistics: thinking differently about recruitment and retention

Jennifer Swain, Head of Talent and Operations, Road to Logistics

13:30

Main Theatre
13:30
13:55
The Technology Trends Impacting Transport Now & In The Future

Alex Montgomery (Monty), Director, Industry Solutions, Microsoft UK

14:15
Improving Service to Freight and Roadside Facility Customers

Freda Rashdi, Head of Customer Journeys, National Highways

14:35
Using Technology to Bring OEM and Solution Providers Together

Richard Skidmore, Head of Customer Service Delivery, Mercedes-Benz Trucks UK

15:25

Closing Address

15:30

Conference Close