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West Midlands - the heart of the nation's highspeed network, Birmingham

  • Lecture
  • Birmingham
  • 17 September 2019
  • 18:00 - 20:00
West Midlands - the heart of the nation's highspeed network, Birmingham

About this event

Tim Smart, CEO of HS2, will share some of the benefits HS2 is already bringing to the region in terms of investment and job creation, and how strategic partnerships

This is the first event from the revitalised Birmingham Solihull and Black Country Branch. The original Birmingham, Solihull and Black Country branch was formed in 2014 to support and share knowledge between the 1,800 professionally qualified members in the region. The newly formed branch committee has a programme of interesting events lined up, both technical and topical.

18:00 for 18:30 Start.

Please note: You must be booked onto the event to attend, anyone not booked on will be refused entry. The speakers opinions do not represent those of ICE.


Tim Smart

Managing Director, Phase Two

Tim Smart

Tim has been interim Managing Director since January 2019 and was appointed permanently in August 2019. He will continue the work which saw the Phase 2a hybrid Bill secure a significant majority of 246 votes in its final reading in the House of Commons.

Phase Two is responsible for the development of Phase Two of High Speed Two (HS2) which runs from Crewe to Manchester and the West Midlands to Leeds.

Event venue

The Mailbox, Level 2
100 Wharfside Street
Birmingham B1 1RT
United Kingdom

For more information please contact:

Daniel Stanyard

e: [email protected]