International Transport Forum - 2014 annual summit Transport for a Changing World | 21-23 may 2014 - Leipsig, Germany | France presidency
Michael Portillo
Broadcaster and Journalist, former Member of Parliament and UK Minister for Transport
Competition in Rail Transport
11:00 - 12:30Wednesday, 21 May 2014
Transport for a Changing World: Thinking Beyond the Trends – Shaping Responses (including the International Transport Forum Awards Ceremony)
14:00 - 16:00Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Michael Portillo is a broadcaster, and has made more than 100 television programmes for the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) travelling by train around Britain and the European continent, revealing railway, industrial and social history. Previously, Mr. Portillo was a Conservative Member of the UK Parliament for 20 years, including 11 years as a Minister including Minister of public transport, and later, as a Cabinet Minister, Secretary for the budget, then environment, and then defence.