20's Plenty Conference 2023


Keynote address: Scottish Minister for Transport, Fiona Hyslop MSP on how Scotland is proceeding to the next stage of 20mph

Featuring: Phil Jones on the experience of Wales as the first UK nation to implement a 20mph default

and Jenny Carson on the widespread adoption of 30km/h in Europe.

Plus: how 20mph has been implemented in Cities (Edinburgh and London) and rural areas (Scottish Borders) and

Hear from Public Health professionals on how street speeds impact population health.


 Fiona Hyslop MSP (Minister for Transport, Scottish Government)

 Phil Jones (Founder of Phil Jones Associates and chair of the Welsh Government 20mph Task Force)

Cllr Scott Arthur (Principal Policy Lead - Roads, City of Edinburgh Council)

Jeremy Leach (20's Plenty for London)

George Henry (National Operations Manager for Road Safety Policy and Education, Transport Scotland)

 Kaarina Ruta (Transport Assistant, Welsh Local Government Association)

 Jenny Carson (Programme Manager, Road Safety Performance Index, European Transport Safety Council)

Philippa Gilhooly (Traffic & Road Safety Management team leader, Scottish Borders Council)

Phil Noble (Strategy and Development Manager, City of Edinburgh Council)

Lisa Mackellaich (Road Safety Manager, The Highland Council)

    Dr Sarah Jones (Consultant in Environmental Public Health, Public Health Wales) by video

    Dr Margaret Douglas (Consultant in Public Health, Public Health Scotland)

Steve Birdsall (CEO, Gaist Ltd)

Martin Heath ( Technical Director, Project Centre Ltd)


Rod King MBE (Founder and Campaign Director, 20's Plenty for Us)

Are you interested in 20mph limit adoption in urban or rural areas?


Do your responsibilities include any of the following:

Developing speed limit policies Setting speed limits
Active travel Public Health
Transport equality Community cohesion
Noise abatement Emission control
Road danger reduction Child mobility

or maybe you just want your place to be a better place to be?


Come to 20's Plenty for Us Conference in Scotland to hear respected speakers give

valuable insights into the developing best practice on 20mph speed limits.


Delegate Fees

Public Sector: £95

Private Sector:  £175

(set to provide a cost-effective and informative day)

If you are a 20's Plenty campaigner please contact us at [email protected] 

Book here for the conference

2022 conference in Oxford

  • December 07, 2023 at 9:30am – 4:30pm
  • City of Edinburgh Council Chambers
    253 High St
    Edinburgh EH1 1YJ
    United Kingdom
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  • Liz Hare
    commented 2023-12-07 08:55:56 +0000
    It’s a great policy but needs proper policing. Speeds are creeping up so anyone who actually drives as 20mph feels they are slowing down the flow of traffic. Please raise this at the conference. Most cameras no longer function and there are no traffic police. Liz Hare (Edinburgh motorist)
  • Rod King
    published this page in Events 2023-08-30 14:24:12 +0100