Northern Ireland Conference

Thursday 18 October 2018


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Thursday 18th October 2018


Ross Park, Doagh Road, Kells, Ballymena, County Antrim, BT42 3LZ

Why attend?

  • Receive an update on how Brexit will affect the haulage sector, including the impact on international transport and ports
  • Get insights on how diversity can help the transport industry 
  • Find out about the Driver and Vehicle Agency's (DVA) Enforcement Transition programme
  • Hear from the Department for Transport (DfT) on cleaner, safer and sustainable freight

How much is it to attend?

It is free to attend, for both RHA Members and Non-Members. Booking is required though.


  • 9.30 Coffee
  • 9.45 Introductions- Richard Burnett, CEO, RHA
  • 9.50 Enforcement Transition Programme - Jeremy Logan, Acting Director of Compliance & Enforcement, DVA and Mark Wilson, Compliance Manager, DVA
  • 10.05 Public Policy for Cleaner, Safer, Sustainable Freight - Duncan Price, Divisional Manager for Freight, Operator Licensing and Roadworthiness, DfT
  • 10.25 Panel discussion with Q & A
  • 10.45 Truck Cartel Update- David Went, Exchange Chambers & Richard Smith, MD, RHA
  • 11.05 Coffee, networking and exhibits
  • 11.20 Labour Challenges- Diversity as a Solution – Fiona Triller, Creating Inclusive Cultures
  • 11.40 Hear from Chris Smith, Sales Director, Michelin Tyres- our lead sponsor
  • 11.55 Brexit -Latest information on Road Haulage- Duncan Buchanan, Policy Director, RHA
  • 12.15 Brexit – Ports & International – Richard Ballantyne, CEO, British Ports Association
  • 12.35  Brexit – Q & A with Richard Ballantyne,BPA & Duncan Buchanan, RHA
  • 12.55 Lunch, networking and exhibits
  • 13.40 Close


*Agenda subject to change

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