Giles PerkinsHead of Profession, Future Mobility, WSP
Giles leads WSPs Future Mobility team in the UK and has over 32 years’ experience in the futures, transportation planning, digital and intelligent transport sectors. He has worked in the public and private sectors as a senior client and director level consultant and has led major projects across all modes.
He has a detailed understanding of the strategic needs and opportunities surrounding the transport challenges that face our networks, regions, towns and cities. He is a recognised expert in the field of future mobility / transport and Zero Emission Mobility having undertaken numerous cutting-edge commissions where his insight is helping build ‘future ready’ thinking into strategies, policies and asset specifications.
He is a strategic thinker with an in-depth appreciation of the challenges facing all modes of transport resulting from disruptors, both within the transportation realm and wider socio-economic changes which influence it.
My Speaker Sessions
Tuesday 06 June 2023
Taking a system thinking approach to decarbonising transportation and mobility
- Giles will discuss the need to consider the move to electric traction within the wider system of modes, services and supporting infrastructure and highlight how considering the system as a whole can deliver wider benefits