HS2 Supply Chain Regional Roadshow 2016
|Venue||Maritime Museum, |
L3 4AQ (Click here to view a map of the venue)
This is the NW event and is designed to allow potential suppliers to HS2 to hear more about the various work packages. Companies do not have to already supply into rail, this is a good opportunity for companies looking to enter this market for the first time.
12:00 – 13:00 Registration, Networking Lunch and Exhibition
13:00 – 13:05 Introduction and Housekeeping
13:05 – 13:10 Welcome Address
13:10 – 13:30 HS2 Supply Chain Opportunities
An update on the scale, timing and opportunities this mega-project will present, outlining what HS2 will be buying and how they will procure materials and services.
13:30 – 14:00 HS2 Supplier Requirements and Guidance
HS2 departments will outline their priorities and offer practical guidance how companies can best meet the criteria for upcoming supply chain opportunities.
Topics may include:
– Health and Safety
– Building and Information Modelling (BIM)
– National College for High Speed Rail (NCHSR)
14:00 – 15:00 In Conversation with HS2
During this panel discussion and Q&A session, HS2 will examine the critical factors surrounding supply chain procurement including Equality Diversity and Inclusion (EDI), Community Relations, Health & Safety, Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Skills, Education and Employment.
15:00 – 16:00 Refreshments, Networking and Meet the HS2 Team