6th - 7th October 2020
NEC, Birmingham

2020 Theatres

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New! Electric Vehicle Theatre

The Government’s recent announcement to bring the ban on new petrol and diesel forward to 2035, or potentially earlier, and include all hybrid and plug-in hybrid vehicles has elevated electric vehicles up the list of priorities for the industry in 2020.
Changes to benefit-in-kind taxation and the explosion of new products from vehicle manufacturers looking to rapidly cut emissions has kickstarted the decade of electrification.

What's on the agenda?

  • Investigate the challenges, opportunities and barriers to increased adoption
  • Look at infrastructure and energy management
  • How the fleet industry will lead the way on EV and meet the challenge of transport decarbonisation
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New! Mobility Theatre

Symbolic of the name change for this year’s show, this theatre helps companies prepare for the business mobility as a service revolution.

The responsibilities of fleet decision-makers are expanding beyond automotive to encompass all areas of mobility as a broader concept. Session will link fleet strategy to Government policy, helping fleets understand how decisions at national and local levels influence the way they move their people, goods and services.

What's on the agenda?

  • How cities and towns are changing with the adoption of their own mobility platforms
  • How more connected and autonomous technology will transform the industry
  • How fleets are thinking beyond automotive
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Operational Excellence Theatre

Experts in their field, speakers are either hands-on fleet managers or representatives of specialist industry bodies and organisations.

Improving efficiency and safety, and implementing effective service level agreements, will all be high up on the agenda.

What will you learn?

  • Top tips and best practice advice that fleet professionals and business owners can take away and put into practice the next day
  • The immediate day-to-day challenges of fleet management for vehicles that are currently on the road
  • Assessing where action needs to be taken in the short-term in response to ongoing business developments.
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Discover Fleet Theatre

The topic of vehicle taxation and finance is central to fleet management and the Discover Fleet Theatre offers expert sessions where guidance will be designed specifically for the specialist roles that support mobility outside the traditional fleet management department. This includes professionals in finance, procurement and HR.

This theatre welcomes newcomers to the fleet industry, while broadening the skills of existing fleet managers by assessing the latest methodologies.

What's on the agenda?

  • The latest guidance on company car taxation
  • Approaches to different vehicle funding methods and benefits
  • How fleets can improve driver wellbeing