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.
LGA Annual Conference and Exhibition 2020:
Held from 30 June – 2 July, the 2020 LGA Annual Conference and Exhibition is set to take place in Harrogate.
The conference will provide opportunity for delegates to participate in a variety of sessions explaining how innovation and practice can deliver the highest results for public services in local communities. The conference will also be holding policy discussions on subjects ranging from sustainable funding, adult and children’s social care, and housing and homelessness.
FORS will be among those exhibiting at the three-day-long event.
For more information on the LGA Annual Conference and Exhibition 2020, click here.
FORS will be exhibiting at this year’s Radioactive Waste Management (RWM) Exhibition at the NEC, Birmingham 16 – 17 September.
The RWM Exhibition is the UK’s largest free-to-attend trade show for recycling and waste management, with over 500 exhibitors, 350 seminars and 50 free-to-attend theatres, making it the biggest platform for the latest innovations in the sector.
FORS will be exhibiting at the two-day event. Please drop-in at our stand where FORS experts will be happy to answer any queries you may have in regard to your level of accreditation or the benefits of your membership.
To read more on the event, click here.
FORS Members’ Conference 2020:
The fifth FORS Members’ Conference will be held on Tuesday 13 October 2020 at the National Conference Centre, Solihull.
The conference is confirmed following the growing success of the annual event since it began in 2016.
Last year’s conference was attended by 450 delegates and joined by 35 FORS Associates and four FORS Affinity Partners supporting the line-up of speakers, in a unique exhibition of products and services all designed to help FORS members meet the FORS Standard and drive-up industry best practice.
This year’s event will focus on all things FORS, focusing heavily on the upcoming FORS Standard version 6 update to be introduced in early 2021.
To catch-up on last year’s conference and to view images from the day, click here.
CILT Annual Awards for Excellence:
The 2020 CILT Annual Awards for Excellence returns on Thursday 22 October to the Royal Lancaster Hotel, London.
The prestigious event attracts leading transport professionals from across the industry for a night to celebrate exceptional achievements and to promote the highest professional standards in logistics and transport.
To read more on the CILT Annual Awards for Excellence, click here.
Freight in the City Expo:
Visit the FORS team at the Freight in the City Expo taking place on Tuesday 3 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 covering to city logistics.
FORS will be exhibiting at the key industry event and will be happy to answer any queries you may have regarding your level of accreditation or the benefits of membership.
To learn more about the Freight in the City Expo, please click here.
Coach & Bus UK:
FORS will be exhibiting once again at Coach & Bus UK 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 over 180 of the industry’s leading suppliers displaying over 70 of the latest vehicles as well as an abundance of technology and service innovation of the UK market.
Visit the FORS team at our stand during 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
The WhatVan? Awards 2020 took place Wednesday 11 December 2019 at the Hilton London Bankside.
FORS won in the Risk Management category, judges recognising FORS’s continued work to help light commercial vehicle operators and drivers manage risk.
To show its continued dedication to driving up best practice in LCV sector, FORS will be sponsoring the Safety category at the forthcoming annual award ceremony taking place later this year.
For more information on the WhatVan? Awards 2020, click here.