FORS EVENTS

FORS will be providing speakers and exhibiting at many industry exhibitions and conferences all over the UK. Come and visit us at one of the following events to find out about the latest FORS news, developments, toolkits, training and member only offers.

Please see below (month by month) all the events we will be attending this year:

To view past events, please click here.

Upcoming Events

Coach and Bus UK

FORS will be exhibiting at Coach & Bus UK 2019 taking place between 2 – 3 October at the NEC in Birmingham.

The free-to-attend trade show is the essential showcase for coach and bus operators, local authorities and transport planners. The event draws in almost 200 of the industry’s leading suppliers displaying over 70 of the latest vehicles and a variety of technology and service innovation of the UK market.

Come and visit the FORS team at this two-day event. Our experts will be ready to answer any queries you may have about your level of accreditation or the benefits of membership.

To read more on the event, click here.

LoCITY Annual Conference

FORS members are invited to visit the FORS team at the fourth LoCITY’s annual conference, taking place on Friday 25 October 2019.

Last year’s event featured sessions on planning for a low-carbon future and transitioning towards a low-carbon business, a Q&A, and an interactive debate which gave delegates the chance to engage with speakers from major organisations like Transport for London, the Office for Low Emission Vehicles and LowCVP.

FORS will be exhibiting at the key industry event and will be happy to answer any queries you may have in regards to your level of accreditation or the benefits of membership.

To learn more on the event, click here.

FORS Members’ Conference 2019

The fourth annual FORS Members’ Conference will return to the National Conference Centre in Birmingham on Tuesday, 15 October 2019.

The conference will explore how FORS can make road transport operators ‘Safer, Smarter, Greener’, and will provide an update on current FORS developments. This key event, which remains free* to FORS members, will offer a fantastic opportunity to network with over 450 like-minded professionals and hear from a varied panel of industry experts.

The event will be hosted by Jo Godsmark, director of BigChange and an active member of CILT (Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport) Outsourcing and Procurement Forum. Jo is also a chair and trustee of Transaid, an international charity that seeks to provide safe, sustainable and affordable transport to communities in need across the world.

To read more on the FORS Members’ Conference, click here.

To donate to Transaid, click here.

FORS Members’ Regional Briefings

The FORS Members’ Regional Briefings will return this autumn at seven strategic locations across the UK. The regional briefings will take place between October and November.

The series of events is free to attend and will provide an update on current FORS developments, including version 5 of the FORS Standard, as well as the FORS Members’ Conference 2019 and  compliance and auditing matters. The four hour briefings will give FORS members a chance to network among like-minded professionals, as well as to interact with the presenter and ask any FORS-related questions.

The briefings will be delivered by FORS Head of Quality Assurance and Compliance, Graham Holder.

To read more on the FORS Members’ Regional Briefings, click here.

Freight in the City Expo

Visit the FORS team at Freight in the City Expo taking place on Wednesday 6 November at Alexandra Palace in London.

The conference agenda will be focused on the key trends in urban deliveries. Policy-makers, vehicle experts and leading freight operators are prepared to share tips on best practice in relation to city logistics.

FORS will be exhibiting at the key industry event and will be happy to answer any queries you may have in regards to your level of accreditation or the benefits of membership.

To learn more about the Freight in the City Expo, please click here.

CILT Transport & Logistics Safety Forum

The CILT Transport & Logistics Safety Forum will return to Transport for London’s Stratford office on Tuesday 12 November.

The conference brings together Occupational Road Risk experts and will focus on raising awareness of the need for organisations to prioritise the management of road risk. Delegates will be given the opportunity to pose questions to a team of expert panellists.

FORS Technical Advisor, Glenn Davies will be speaking at the forum about Collision investigation and analysis. FORS members can attend the forum at a discounted rate of £50 if booked by 30 September. To claim your discount, please contact Membership Services on 01536 740104, a maximum of two employees per organisation may book.

To read more on the CILT Transport & Logistics Safety Forum, please click here.