Date(s) - 6 June 2023
All Day


Rail Ops Conference

Tuesday 6th June at 9:00


About the Event

On the 6thJune 2023, the largest online learning conference in rail will once again be free and open to all in rail, offering attendees unique access to a host of CPD and learning resources.

As always, our line up of expert speakers have been handpicked to present on current topics which align to the Professional Operators Development (POD) framework, ensuring Rail Ops 2023 content can contribute directly to the CPD of attendees.

In addition to our specialist speakers, representatives from CIRO will be available throughout the day to offer information and advice from our virtual ‘booths’. Whether you’re interested in finding out about the many benefits of CIRO membership, looking in more information on CIRO academic courses, or would like to discuss apprenticeship opportunities, our team will be on hand to help.

Confirmed Speakers

9:00 Ellie Burrows Regional Managing Director – Network Rail
9:45 Howard Smith Director – Elizabeth line
10:30 Claire Mann Managing Director – South Western Railway
11:15 Rufus Boyd Programme Director, Passenger & Freight Services – GBR Transition Team
12:00 Tom Joyner Managing Director – CrossCountry Trains
12:45 Maggie Simpson  Director General – Rail Freight Group
13:30 Toufic Machnouk Director, Industry Partnership for Digital Railway – Network Rail
14:15 Rachel Heath Head of Operations Delivery, Wales & Borders – Network Rail
15:00 Chris Curtis Director – Industry PMO & Network Performance – Network Rail
15:45 Jim Meade Chief Executive Officer – Irish Rail