Previous Events – 2015

Politeia Economic Series

Enriching Natural Capital – Promoting Economic Growth, 5th November 2015
Dr Dieter Helm, Professor of Energy Policy, University of Oxford and former Chair of Natural Capital Committee
Huw Irranca-Davies MP, Chair of the Environmental Audit Committee

Competing for Success: Why Free Trade Is Good News! 11th March 2015
Lord Livingston, Minister of State for Trade and Investment

The Digital Economy, Intellectual Property and Small Business
Baroness Neville Rolfe, Minister for Intellectual Property, BIS
Professor Ian Hargreaves, Cardiff University
Russell Gould, COO, Everline

 

Politeia Justice Series

Disclosing the Evidence in Criminal Trials -The Rule of Law and the Right to Know, 2nd December 2015
The Rt Hon Dominic Grieve QC MP
Professor Ian Dennis

Parliament and Government – an imbalance of power? 24th November 2015
Graham Brady MP, Chairman, 1922 Committee
Simon Heffer, Columnist, The Daily Telegraph
Rt Hon Gisela Stuart MP, Intelligence and Security Committee
Lord McFall, House of Lords (Treasury Select Committee 2001-10)

The Law Commission’s Codification of Sentencing, 19th October 2015
Professor David Ormerod QC, Law Commissioner for Criminal Law and Evidence

Policing and The Rule of Law – Whose Law? What Powers? 9th June 2015
Rt Hon David Davis MP, former Shadow Home Secretary
Lord Blair of Boughton, Former Met Commissioner 2005-08

Britain’s Parliamentary Democracy – What role for Start Up Politics? 24th February 2015
Douglas Carswell MP

The Separation of Powers, 14th January 2015
Sir Stephen Sedley

The EU and UK: Principles for Renegotiation

The UK and the EU: What Must Change? 11th December 2015
Martin Howe QC
Lord Howell of Guildford
Bernard Jenkin MP
Dr Gerard Lyons

Britain and the EU: To Stay or Go? 5th October 2015
Jacob Rees-Mogg MP
Bernard Jenkin MP
Neil Carmichael MP
The Rt Hon John Redwood MP

Britain and the EU: To Stay or Go? 6th July 2015
Roger Bootle, Executive Chairman, Capital Economics

The UK and the EU: What must Change? 18th June 2015
Bernard Jenkin MP, Rt Hon John Redwood MP and Sir Bill Cash MP

British Democracy and Start Up Politics, 24th February 2015
Douglas Carswell MP

 

Education

Politeia’s Winter Address, 27th January 2015
The Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP, Secretary of State for Education, Minister for Women and Equalities

 

Pensions, Benefits and Saving

Paying for the Future: Healthcare and Pensions, Publication Launch, 19th March 2015
Dr Ludger Schuknecht, Director of Economic Policy, German Finance Ministry
Matthias Dauns

 

Politeia Energy Series: Keeping the Lights On

Powered Up? HMG’s Energy Policy – Right or Wrong, 6th October 2015
The Rt Hon Peter Lilley MP
Dan Pulter MP
Peter Aldous MP
Kevin Anderson, Professor of Energy and Climate Change, University of Manchester

EU Energy Union – Will it work for the UK? 14th September 2015
Dr Ian Duncan MEP
Professor Michael Grubb, Professor of International Energy and Climate Change, UCL

Competition and Innovation: How to cut the costs of Offshore Wind Energy, 22nd June 2015
Dr Tony Hockley, LSE

Shale gas: Securing the UK’s energy supply, 5th March 2015
The Rt Hon Peter Lilley MP
Professor Robert Mair, Professor of Geotechnical Engineering, Cambridge University

Decarbonising the Economy, 11th February 2015
Roger Cashmore, Chair, UK Atomic Energy Authority
David Warrilow, DECC,