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National Infrastructure Commission

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Lord Adonis joins us as the chairman of the National Infrastructure Commission, responsible for providing expert advice to HM Government on the pressing infrastructure challenges facing the railway network. Lord Adonis shall specifically be addressing work around High Speed Two & Three, East West Rail and Crossrail 2.

The talk is complimented by Rob Brighouse on Wednesday 24th January 2018 on the East West Railway Company.

PLEASE NOTE , THE CU RAILWAY CLUB IS NON -POLITICAL. ALL QUESTIONS AND DISCUSSION SHALL STRICTLY BE KEPT TO RAILWAY MATTERS , EXCLUSIVELY. ALL CLUB RULES , FOUND IN OUR CONSITUTION , SHALL BE ADHERED TO . 

Mixed audience, from many different subject areas. All welcomed to come.

The presentation, Q&A session and members formal provides a perfect chance to talk to Lord Adonis about the NIC , or even specific graduate opportunities. (You can also ask about his trains! I will!)

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About the CURC :

Founded in 1911 from the Cambridge University branch of The Railway Club, the CURC is the second oldest railway enthusiast club in Britain! The CURC tries to arrange an event in Cambridge every week during Full Term. On most Wednesdays or Fridays this involves an invited speaker giving an illustrated talk on a specific subject, and this is almost always a professional from the rail industry or preservation. We’ve had big names in the past, including senior managers from several Train Operating Companies.

We also visit railway sites termly including depots, signalling centres and industrial railways for members.

We give you a chance to meet the top employers from across the industry and have huge success in our members going onto top Graduate employment within the railway industry…whether HS2 , Balfour Beatty, Crosscountry, Network Rail, DfT etc…

Membership for students costs £10 per year or £25 for life membership. You can pay an annual membership now and upgrade to life later – and life does mean life. We charge £3 at the door for non-members, upon your third entry to a talk (first two talks are free). So come and try us out for free, gain exclusive access to key railway professionals and depots and you might just want to become a member! (We won’t tell anyone you are ;) )

This talk is part of the Cambridge University Railway Club series.

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