You are invited to attend the Addleshaw Goddard and All Party Parliamentary Light Rail Group 'Funding for new tram systems' workshop.
The aim of the workshop is to assess the feasibility of attracting funding for the new Tram systems in Warrington, Bath, Oxford, Cambridge, London, Edinburgh extensions and others, exploring existing and innovative funding solutions to address issues of uncertainty and risks in financing new tram schemes.
13.30 - Registration opens
14.30 - Welcome and Introduction from Addleshaw Goddard
14.35 - Statement by Paul Rowan, Chairman LRTA
14.50 - Priority Tram systems to be funded and their attractiveness - Jim Harkins, Sectretariat, APPLRG
15.00 - Funding Mechanisms - Addleshaw Goddard and Arup
15.15 - Funding challenges and solutions - Natwest RBS
15.30 - Contractors'/Suppliers' business/profit requirements for equity investment - Egis
15.45 - TramForward's Model Funding prospectus and Financial Toolkit for Councils and promoters
16.00 - Discussion facilitated by TramForward
16.30 - Conclusion and Networking
Addleshaw Goddard, Milton Gate, 60 Chiswell Street, London, EC1Y 4AGView map
For more information and to RSVP please email Jennie Ellis.