Technical and Operational Management Forum - February 2018

Event Date



Half Day starting at 09:00am

Event Type

TOM Forum
Key Themes:
Connected Cars, Data Sharing and Hybrids

This forum embraces all the operational aspects of a rental and leasing company's business, including vehicle ordering, purchasing. specification, licensing and recalls.

Technology within vehicles and a new range of connected cars, will make vehicles smarter, safer and more efficient than ever. The maintenance controller’s role is becoming increasingly more challenging. The aim of this portion of the forum is to understand where the technology is going from an SMR perspective and the challenges members, their customers and service providers are facing in order to adapt.

Expert speakers at the forum:

• Gave an overview of data sharing and connected car developments
• Described how as a sector, we are adapting to the changes with data sharing and GDPR
• Informed on the challenges faced in the dealer network with servicing of electric and hybrid vehicles

Download the presentations from the forum here.



Highlighted Speakers

Dave Tanner

Senior Operational Costs Manager at Lex Autolease and TOM Committee Chairman

Jay Parmar

Director of Policy and Membership at BVRLA

John Clegg

Field Services Operations Manager at Toyota GB

George de Boer

Leader of Connected Car Initiatives at TomTom Telematics

Chris Cheetham

Business Development Manager at POD Point

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Event Venue

Ashfield House, Resolution Road, Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, LE65 1HW

Events Contact

For all events queries, please call Fran Hampson, Events Manager on 01494 545703 or email: events@bvrla.co.uk

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