Zero Emission Mobility Industry Advisory Group - Meeting 4 - 11 November 2021


  • Introduction from Co-Chairs - Minister for Transport and Ben Todd, Arcola Energy
  • Approve minutes & review progress since meeting 3
    • The final report on skills baselining is not quite ready for publication but draft was provided to members in advance of publication.
    • Drafting of IAG Final Report - to provide feedback on what actions could be incorporated into final IAG report. NOTE -  all members were invited to attend a sub-group review meeting. A number of members attended the session on Tuesday 2nd November or provided response to the draft circulated via email. The outputs will be discussed later in the meeting.
    • COP26 plans and dates when the information available Edward Thomson update plus input on how IAG Members would like to be involved in COP 26 activity, and any plans members have or requirements for partners. NOTE - Thanks to all members who participated in the various events.
    • Facilitate the development of an HGV Decarbonisation pathway and keep IAG members up to date on how they can contribute. NOTE - Update for later in the meeting.
  • Mission Zero, COP Feedback and future engagement
    • Mission Zero Update - Morna Cannon
    • COP Activity review - Ed Thomson
    • Reflections from IAG Members
  • HDV Decarbonisation Innovation Workshop Review
    • Workshop Outputs - Ben Foulser KPMG
    • Participants reflection - Graeme Burt, University of Strathclyde
  • HGV Decarbonisation Pathway Update - Karen Geekie
    • Update on HGV Decarbonisation pathway
    • Discussion
  • Final report vision - discussion
    • Parting words from Minister for Transport – who will leave the meeting and hand over to Ben Todd to chair the remainder of the meeting.
    • Presentation of the Vision & Actions - Richard Kemp Harper, Arcola Energy
    • Agreement from the group on Vision
    • Discussion of Actions - Charlotte Taylor, Transport Scotland
    • IAG What next - Matt Eastwood, Transport Scotland
  • Final remarks by Co-Chairs. Thanks to group and close.

Action Agreed in Meeting (8 Strands)

  • Skills
  • Inward Investment
  • Trade and Export
  • Public procurement for innovation
  • Supply chain opportunities
  • Collaboration
  • Infrastructure

Published Date 11 Nov 2021 Type Topic