Dr George Hazel MICE, OBE

Mob: +44 (0)7974 235 029 - E-mail: george.hazel@e-rail.org.uk

George has extensive experience in all aspects of transport and communications, both urban and rural.

He has specific expertise from around the world in strategic planning and policy development, the integration of transport with other related areas, the prioritisation of projects with respect to economic, environmental and social objectives and innovative funding of transport infrastructure.

He has studied all forms of transport policy in many countries, both the successful and the unsuccessful and has gained a detailed insight into the key issues and influences.

He has worked in the public, private and academic sectors at a senior level and has acted as advisor to the Academy of Sustainable Communities, the Commission for Integrated Transport, Transport for London, the Queensland State Government, the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Region, the City of San Diego and many Government agencies around the UK.

He has published a book on Making Cities Work and has presented at a large number of conferences around the world.