Conservative Conferences 2015

October 3, 2017

Journeying to an inclusive world of work

In Conservative Conference 2017

Tuesday 3rd October 2017 21:30-23:00 | This event is by invitation only  Andrew Jones MP, Exchequer Secretary, HM Treasury (invited) Fatima Manji, Correspondent, Channel 4 News   Ryan Shorthouse, Director, Bright Blue…

October 3, 2017

Looking after mum and dad? Preparing for an ageing society

In Conservative Conference 2017

Tuesday 3rd October 2017 19:45-21:00 | Manchester Central, Central 6 Penny Mordaunt MP, Minister of State for Disabled People, Health & Work (invited) Baroness Camilla Cavendish, Former Director, Number 10…

October 3, 2017

Top of the class: Attracting and retaining excellent teachers

In Conservative Conference 2017

Tuesday 3rd October 2017 19:45-21:00 | Midland Hotel, Alexandra Suite Lord Nash, Minister for the School System (invited) Professor Alan Smithers, Director of Centre for Education and Employment Research, University of…

October 3, 2017

Getting the best deal for jobs: the future relationship of the UK with the EU

In Conservative Conference 2017

Tuesday 3rd October 2017 17:45-19:00 | Manchester Town Hall, Committee Room 3 The Rt Hon Stephen Crabb MP, Member, Exiting the European Union Select Committee Frances Coppola, Columnist, The Financial Times Liam Halligan,…

October 3, 2017

An invitation to international students

In Conservative Conference 2017

Tuesday 3rd October 2017 17:45-19:00 | Manchester Town Hall, Committee Room 1 The Rt Hon Sir Alan Duncan KCMG MP, Minister of State for Europe and the Americas (invited)  Sir…

October 3, 2017

Closing the attainment gap

In Conservative Conference 2017

Tuesday 3rd October 2017 15:45-17:15 | Manchester Central, Exchange 8 The Rt Hon Nick Gibb MP, Minister for School Standards Mary Bousted, General Secretary, Association of Teachers and Lecturers Russell…

October 3, 2017

Powering the industrial strategy

In Conservative Conference 2017

Tuesday 3rd October 2017 15:00-16:15 | Manchester Town Hall, Committee Room 1 The Rt Hon Greg Clark MP, Secretary of State for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy   John Penrose…

October 3, 2017

Learning from Grenfell: social housing in modern Britain

In Conservative Conference 2017

Tuesday 3rd October 2017 12:45-14:00 | Manchester Town Hall, Committee Room 1 Heidi Allen MP (invited) Shaun Bailey AM, Deputy Chairman of the Regeneration Committee, London Assembly  Cllr Sean Anstee, Leader,…

October 3, 2017

Up-skilling Britain: homegrown technical talent

In Conservative Conference 2017

Tuesday 3rd October 2017 10:30-11:45 | Manchester Town Hall, Committee Room 1 The Rt Hon Robert Halfon MP, Chair, Education Select Committee David Milton, Director of Communications, Heathrow Airport Joshua Hardie,…

October 3, 2017

Homes for older people

In Conservative Conference 2017

Tuesday 3rd October 2017 08:30-10:00 | This event is by invitation only  Jackie Doyle-Price MP, Minister for Care and Mental Health (invited) The Rt Hon Stephen Dorrell, Former Secretary of State…

October 2, 2017

The future of electricity after coal

In Conservative Conference 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017 21:30-23:00 | This event is by invitation only  Rebecca Pow MP, PPS to the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs  Alex Kazaglis, ‎Engagement Manager, Vivid Economics Ben…

October 2, 2017

Start-up Britain

In Conservative Conference 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017 21:30-23:00 | This event is by invitation only  The Rt Hon Elizabeth Truss MP, Chief Secretary to HM Treasury  Alexandra Frean, Business Columnist, The Times  Stephen Kelly, Chief…

October 2, 2017

Is the future of energy smart and flexible?

In Conservative Conference 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017 19:45-21:00 | Manchester Central, Exchange 8 Claire Perry MP, Minister of State for Climate Change & Industry  Laura Sandys, Former Chair, European Movement UK   Dr Nina Skorupska CBE,…

October 2, 2017

Left behind no longer: Achieving social justice in Britain

In Conservative Conference 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017 19:45-21:00 | Manchester Town Hall, Committee Room 1 Chris Skidmore MP, Minister at the Cabinet Office  Polly Toynbee, Columnist, The Guardian Christian Guy, Former Policy Adviser, Number…

October 2, 2017

What should the immigration system look like after Brexit?

In Conservative Conference 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017 17:45-19:00 | Manchester Town Hall, Committee Room 1 The Rt Hon Anna Soubry MP John Longworth, Co-Chair, Leave means Leave David Goodhart, Head of Demography, Immigration and…

October 2, 2017

The consumer is king: making markets work better

In Conservative Conference 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017 16:00-17:15 | Manchester Central, Exchange 6-7 George Freeman MP, Chair, Conservative Policy Forum Helia Ebrahimi, Business Correspondent, Channel 4 News Mark Littlewood, Director General, Institute of…

October 2, 2017

How to attract younger voters

In Conservative Conference 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017 15:00-16:00 | Manchester Town Hall, Lord Mayor’s Parlour Sam Gyimah MP, Minister for Prisons and Probation Kemi Badenoch MP (invited) The Rt Hon Lord Willetts, Executive Chair,…

October 2, 2017

Building the great meritocracy in a modern economy

In Conservative Conference 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017 15:00-16:15 | Manchester Town Hall, Committee Room 1 Guy Opperman MP, Minister for Pensions and Financial Inclusion  Philip Collins, Columnist, The Times Lizzie Crowley, Skills Policy Adviser, CIPD…

October 2, 2017

Getting the talent we need

In Conservative Conference 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017 12:45-14:00 | Manchester Town Hall, Lord Mayor’s Parlour Rory Stewart MP, Minister of State at the Foreign Office  Frances O’Grady, General Secretary, TUC Jonathan Portes, Professor…

October 2, 2017

Solutions for social care

In Conservative Conference 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017 12:45-14:00 | Manchester Town Hall, Committee Room 1 Steve Brine MP, Minister for Public Health and Primary Care (invited)  Cllr Izzi Seccombe OBE, Leader, Warwickshire County…

October 2, 2017

Turning the blue agenda green

In Conservative Conference 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017 10:30-12:00 | Manchester Town Hall, Lord Mayor’s Parlour Richard Harrington MP, Minister for Energy and Industry Maurice Golden MSP, Spokesperson for the Low Carbon Economy, Scottish…

October 2, 2017

A country that works for everyone – achieving fairness for disabled people

In Conservative Conference 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017 10:30-12:00 | This event is by invitation only  Penny Mordant MP, Minister of State for Disabled People, Health and Work Ian Birrell, Contributing Editor, The Mail on Sunday Mark…

October 2, 2017

Private renting: A tenure of choice?

In Conservative Conference 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017 8:30-10:00 | This event is by invitation only  Alok Sharma MP, Minister of State for Housing and Planning  James Murray, Deputy Mayor of London for Housing Rafael…

October 2, 2017

Opening the doors and breaking the glass: women in work

In Conservative Conference 2017

Monday 2nd October 2017 8:30-10:00 | This event is by invitation only  The Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP, Chair, Treasury Select Committee  Samantha Smethers, Chief Executive, The Fawcett Society Jane Malcolm,…

October 1, 2017

Cleaning up the air we breathe

In Conservative Conference 2017

Sunday 1st October 2017 15:00-16:15 | Manchester Town Hall, Committee Room 1 Andrew Selous MP Andy Street CBE, Mayor for West Midlands (invited)  Sam Hall, Senior Research Fellow, Bright Blue Penny Woods,…

October 1, 2017

Getting fair and decent jobs

In Conservative Conference 2017

Sunday 1st October 2017 12:45-14:00 | Chester Suite, The Midland Hotel, Manchester Greg Clark MP (invited) Professor Paul Gregg, Professor of Economic and Social Policy, University of Bath  Rain Newton-Smith,…

October 1, 2017

Drink Tank

In Conservative Conference 2017

Sunday 1st October 2017 21:30-23:00 | Midland Hotel, Stanley Suite The Rt Hon Jeremy Hunt MP, Secretary of State for Health Laura Round, Communications Manager, Bright Blue (Chair)  

October 1, 2017

The new Giant Evil? Tackling loneliness in modern Britain

In Conservative Conference 2017

Sunday 1st October 2017 19:45-21:00 | Manchester Central, Central 6 Sarah Newton MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Crime, Safeguarding and Vulnerability (invited) Jeremy Vine, Presenter, BBC Radio 2 (invited) …

October 1, 2017

Creating the great meritocracy

In Conservative Conference 2017

Sunday 1st October 2017 19:45-21:00 | Manchester Town Hall, Committee Room 1 Damian Hinds MP, Minister of State for Employment The Rt Hon Lord Willetts, Chair, Resolution Foundation Shalini Khemka, Founder,…

October 1, 2017

Green and pleasant land? The countryside after Brexit

In Conservative Conference 2017

Sunday 1st October 2017 17:45-19:00 | Manchester Central, Exchange 2-3 Thérèse Coffey MP, Minister for the Environment Professor Ian Bateman, Professor of Environmental Economics, University of Exeter Ross Murray, President, Country…

October 1, 2017

Britain’s place in the world after Brexit

In Conservative Conference 2017

Sunday 1st October 2017 17:45-19:00 | Manchester Town Hall, Committee Room 1 The Rt Hon Greg Hands MP, Minister of State for International Trade Daniel Korski, Former Deputy Director of Policy,…

October 1, 2017

From ‘burning injustice’ to social justice

In Conservative Conference 2017

Sunday 1st October 2017 15:00-16:15 | Manchester Town Hall, Committee Room 1 Andrew Selous MP, Member, Health Select Committee  Matthew Pencharz, Former Deputy Mayor of London for Energy & Environment  Sam…

Labour Conferences 2015

September 28, 2015

Is the party over: what can Labour do to rebuild and renew itself?

In Labour Conference 2015

Tuesday 29th September 2015 17:30-19:00 | Stanmer Room, Hilton Brighton Metropole Hotel The Rt Hon Caroline Flint MP Shadow Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change Keir Starmer MP…

September 28, 2015

A blank cheque? What can austerity Britain afford for older people?

In Labour Conference 2015

Monday 28th September 2015 19:45-21:00 | Glyndebourne 2 Debbie Abrahams MP Member, Work and Pensions Select Committee Dawn Foster Journalist, The Guardian Janet Morrison Chief Executive, Independent Age Eleanor Southwood…

September 28, 2015

The future of work for those on low incomes

In Labour Conference 2015

Monday 28th September 2015 12:30-14:00 | Coast View 1, The Mercure Brighton Seafront Hotel Gavin Kelly Chief Executive, Resolution Foundation   Cllr Roxanne Mashari Member, Brent Council Employment and Skills Board…

Liberal Democrat Conferences 2015

September 21, 2015

A blank cheque? What can austerity Britain afford for older people?

In Liberal Democrat Conference 2015

Monday 21st September 2015 13:00-14:00 | Hardy Suite, Hermitage Hotel, Bournemouth Dr John Pugh MP Liberal Democrat Education Spokesperson Baroness Walmsley Simon Bottery Head of Research and Policy, Independent Age…