Home Page

Events

Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Past Events

Events List Navigation

March 2016

Launch of the Centre for Progressive Capitalism

31 March, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm UTC+0
Central London, United Kingdom + Google Map

This event marks the launch of the Centre for Progressive Capitalism, a new cross-party think tank. A panel of leading political and business leaders will debate the disparate levels of trust in business and discuss what needs to be done by firms and government to support a more inclusive growth model. The Centre’s mission is to develop policies to instigate a more progressive and democratic capitalism, thereby boosting our long term prosperity and welfare. This entails promoting inclusive growth and improving levels…

Find out more »
September 2016

The housing crisis – time to think big? (Labour party conference)

26 September, 2016 @ 8:15 am - 9:30 am BST
Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront
Liverpool, L3 4BB United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Politicians, on both sides of the political spectrum, agree that Britain is simply building too few new homes. In an echo of their post-war predecessors they engage in a bidding auction to see who can promise the most new-builds. Yet while politicians make platitudinous promises do they really understand the practicalities of transforming the business model that actually gets homes built? How can housebuilders actually be enabled to meet the aspirations of a huge scaling-up of construction that everyone wants…

Find out more »

Will metro mayors transform local jobs markets? (Labour party conference)

27 September, 2016 @ 8:15 am - 9:30 am BST
Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock, Liverpool Waterfront
Liverpool, L3 4BB United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Business and unions agree that skills shortages are the biggest barrier holding back many local economies. Construction firms struggle to build houses, high-tech firms struggle to recruit people to scale-up, and manufacturers have to rely on an ever-ageing workforce of engineers. The mismatch between what employers are looking for and the training on offer locally can prevent people from all backgrounds from getting better jobs Local leaders have long argued that they are much better placed than Whitehall civil servants…

Find out more »
October 2016

Will metro mayors transform local jobs markets? (Conservative party conference)

4 October, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm BST
Fortissimo Room, Hyatt Regency Birmingham, 2 Bridge Street
Birmingham, B1 2JZ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Business and unions agree that skills shortages are the biggest barrier holding back many local economies. Construction firms struggle to build houses, high-tech firms struggle to recruit people to scale-up, and manufacturers have to rely on an ever-ageing workforce of engineers. The mismatch between what employers are looking for and the training on offer locally can prevent people from all backgrounds from getting better jobs Local leaders have long argued that they are much better placed than Whitehall civil servants…

Find out more »

The housing crisis – time to think big? (Conservative party conference)

4 October, 2016 @ 9:30 pm - 11:00 pm BST
Fortissimo Room, Hyatt Regency Birmingham, 2 Bridge Street
Birmingham, B1 2JZ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Politicians, on both sides of the political spectrum, agree that Britain is simply building too few new homes. In an echo of their post-war predecessors they engage in a bidding auction to see who can promise the most new-builds. Yet while politicians make platitudinous promises do they really understand the practicalities of transforming the business model that actually gets homes built? How can housebuilders actually be enabled to meet the aspirations of a huge scaling-up of construction that everyone wants…

Find out more »

A post-Brexit industrial strategy

18 October, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm BST

Join us for the launch of our report on how the UK can rebalance the economy after Brexit with an industrial strategy

Find out more »

Speech by Chuka Umunna MP: Brexit, free movement and membership of the single market

21 October, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am BST
EEF Council Chamber, Broadway House
Tothill Street, London SW1H 9NQ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

A speech by Chukua Umunna MP, advisory board member of the Centre for Progressive Capitalism, on Brexit, free movement and the UK's membership of the single market

Find out more »
November 2016

Rebalancing the economy: a 21st century industrial strategy

22 November, 2016 @ 8:45 am - 1:00 pm GMT
ICAEW, Chartered Accountants’ Hall, Moorgate Place
London, EC2R 6EA United Kingdom
+ Google Map

A major conference debating what a 21st century industrial strategy can do to rebalance the British economy so it works for everyone

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events