Event: Tourism & Transport Forum (TTF)/UITP Australia New Zealand (UITPANZ) Australian Transport Summit 2019 https://ttf.org.au/conference/transport2019/

Topic: The Spectrum of Agile to Trunk: How to Use On-Demand and Fixed Services to Get Better Mobility in Cities

Moderator: Simon Barrett – Senior Partner and Chairman, L.E.K Consulting Australia

Fellow Panellists:

  • Pras Ganesh – Vice President, Toyota Daihatsu Engineering & Manufacturing; Director, Toyota Mobility Foundation
  • Elizabeth Mildwater – Deputy Secretary, Customer Technology and Services, TfNSW

Wednesday, 7 August 2019
Hilton Sydney
Sydney, Australia

Time: 3:13 p.m.

About Simon Barrett
Simon Barrett is a Partner and Chairman of L.E.K. Consulting Australia. Simon leads L.E.K.’s Travel and Transport practice in Australia and in recent years has played a leading role in building L.E.K.’s New Mobility practice. He has more than 25 years of experience in strategy consulting across Australia, New Zealand, Asia and Europe and has been deeply involved in many of the major transport reforms and innovations in Australia and New Zealand over the last two decades. For example, he has recently advised clients on the design and delivery of on-demand pilots, from inception through to contract signing. Simon is an Advisory Board Member of TTF and Chair of the TTF’s Passenger Transport Panel. He regularly publishes thought leadership on the topic of new mobility, including L.E.K.’s Executive Insight “Beyond the Hype - Making Money in New Mobility” and “Hard Questions on Our Transition to Driverless Cars” (published in Harvard Business Review).

TTF/UITP Australia New Zealand Australian Transport Summit 2019

Now in its eighth year, the Australian Transport Summit continues to be one of TTF and UITPANZ’s most significant events and is Australia’s foremost public transport summit.

The theme for this year’s summit is Real Mobility: Connecting People, Places, Spaces. The program will include Australian and international keynote speakers, expert panels and case studies, and the agenda will focus on current and emerging issues facing the Australian transport sector, as well as what is possible.

Bringing together government leaders and public- and private-sector experts, the summit provides a forum for attendees to hear from and share ideas with key stakeholders in the transport portfolio.

About L.E.K. Consulting
L.E.K. Consulting is a global management consulting firm that uses deep industry expertise and rigorous analysis to help business leaders achieve practical results with real impact. We are uncompromising in our approach to helping clients consistently make better decisions, deliver improved business performance and create greater shareholder returns. The firm advises and supports global companies that are leaders in their industries — including the largest private- and public-sector organizations, private equity firms, and emerging entrepreneurial businesses. Founded in 1983, L.E.K. employs more than 1,400 professionals across the Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe. For more information, go to www.lek.com.