Chris Deakin

Project Manager Transport WM5G

Chris Deakin ensures delivery of West Midlands 5G’s Transport workstream, and in 2022 will focus on their Urban Transport Development Ecosystem, giving innovators essential access to infrastructure and key stakeholders across the transport sector. 

Chris has built a background in vehicle and rail connectivity, working with partners including mobile network operators, broadcasters, public transport operators, and the automotive sector. 

Before joining WM5G, Chris built up a wealth of knowledge and experience working at Jaguar Land Rover, Greenroad Telematics, LloydsTSB Autolease, Arval Fleet Leasing. 

Speaker Sessions

Thursday 26 May 2022

Connected roads: road sensor networks and monitoring of environmental factors

Insights into environmental monitoring from the team that brought you the UK’s first 5G road sensor network, using cameras and emissions sensors at selected sites across a key route network (KRN).



: 14:00–14:30
Alex Klein-Paste Mike Francis