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ITS (UK) Clean Air Zones seminar (Smart Environment Forum Conference 2018)

November 13, 2018

The ITS (UK) Smart Environment Interest Group Annual Conference

Hosted by:
IBI Group, Level 8, The Cube, 213 Wharfside St, Birmingham B1 1RN,
ITS (UK) Smart Environment Forum Annual Conference in collaboration with the Road User Charging Forum

***WE HAVE NOW REACHED CAPACITY for this event***  If you would still like to attend then please contact us here and you will be placed on a waiting list.  


ITS delivering Clean Air Zones for Healthier Cities

Chairperson SEF– Margaret Bell, Newcastle University, Honorary Secretaries – Tim Gammons, Arup and Keith McCabe, KAM Futures
Chairperson RUCF – Keith Mortimer, Wyeval Consulting, Honorary Secretary – John Walker, Editor-in-Chief, IET Book Series on “Transportation”

11.00-11.15 Welcome Colin Wilson, Associate Director IBI
Introduction by Professor Margaret Bell CBE of Newcastle University, Chair of Smart Environment Forum and Trevor Ellis, Trevor Ellis Consulting Limited

11.15-11.45 Clean air zones – making them happen
Andrew Jackson, Deputy Director JAQU, Defra/DFT

11.45-12.20 The Scottish Approach to Low Emission Zones and PIARC Air Quality Report
– Dr. Stephen Thomson, Head of Air Quality, Transport Scotland

12.20-13.10 LUNCH

13.10-13.40 Development Of Milan’s Low Emission and Congestion Charging Zones
– Paolo Beria, Associate Professor, Politecnico di Milano

13.40-14.10 Overview of authorities considering Clean Air Zones
Trevor Ellis, Trevor Ellis Consulting Limited.

14.10-14.40 Developing a Clean Air Zone in Birmingham
– David Harris, Transportation Policy Manager and Mark Wolstencroft, Operations Manager Environmental Protection Birmingham City Council

14.40-15:00 TEA/COFFEE BREAK

15.00-15.30 Decision Support Tool to Quantify the Traffic and Environmental Impacts of AQM interventions – Paul Rose, Technical Director, Amey Consulting

15.30-16.00 Modelling Traffic Emissions, Air Quality and its Health Impacts – Anil Namdeo, Reader Future Mobility, Newcastle University

16.00-16.15 Closing remarks – Margaret Bell, Newcastle University, – Chair SEF and Keith Mortimer Chair RUCF




IBI Group Level 8, The Cube 213 Wharfside Street Birmingham
B1 1RN + Google Map