Spring Conference

Friday 16 March 2018
until Sunday 18 March 2018

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Friday 16th March-Specialist Group Annual General Meetings

13:00 Arrival and welcome

14.30 – 17.30pm   Specialist Group Annual General Meetings

  • Livestock and Milk Hauliers Group, and the National Agricultural, Foods & Tipping Group
  • The International Group
  • The Transport, Warehousing and Pallet Distribution Group

19.15 Drinks reception and Informal Dinner


Saturday 17th March - Spring Conference

8.00 - 9.00 Buffet breakfast

9.30  Spring Conference Opening address - Richard Burnett, RHA Chief Executive

9.45 Direct Vision Standards. Christina Calderato, Head of Delivery Planning, Transport for London

10.05 Roadworthiness Testing (Inc. ATF and EU Roadworthiness Directive Changes), Roadside Enforcement, Earned Recognition, Steve Hunt, Business Change Manager, DVSA.

10.30 Coffee served during panel discussion

11.10 The benefits of Fuel Husbandry, Bruce Woodall, Chairman of Oil Tank Supplies, Fuel Experts Association

11.30 Reducing pollution from road freight: Clean Air Zones and compliance options for operators, Brian Robinson. Programme Manager (Commercial Vehicles), Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (Low CVP) 

11.50 Panel discussion

12.30 Headline sponsor Michelin

12.50 RHA Cartel Claim

13.30 Conference Close

13.30 LUNCH

14.30 Delegate and partner free time for leisure activities

19.15 Pre-dinner drinks and Gala Dinner

21.30 Auction and raffle


Sunday 18th March

7.30 - 9.00 Buffet breakfast

9.30 Departure (guests have the option to stay on and make use of the hotel’s leisure facilities.)


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For any questions please contact us on events@rha.uk.net


Book Your Place Today!