Saturday, 22 September at 20.15-21.30, Charlotte Suite, Grand Hotel
‘Disengaging from the Tories before May 2015’
Why, When and How? Lord Chris Rennard; Tim Farron MP; Green MP Caroline Lucas; Stuart Weir (former Director, Democratic Audit); Neal Lawson (Chair, Compass); Naomi Smith (SLF). Supported by Liberator.
Sunday, 23 September at 18.15-19.30, Balmoral Suite, Hilton Hotel
‘Austerity isn’t working: there is an alternative – creating sustainable jobs and growth’
Discussing the state’s role in moving beyond austerity towards shared, sustainable prosperity. Mark Serwotka (General Secretary, Public and Commercial Services Union); Ann Pettifor (Director, Prime); Prateek Buch (SLF and author of Plan C); Janice Turner (SLF). Supported by PCS.
Monday, 24 September at 20.00-21.15, Clarence Suite, Hilton Hotel
‘Overcoming crisis: How to move towards a more ethical capitalism’
Debate on rebuilding trust in business and creating good companies. Sir Michael Darrington (former CEO, Greggs); Deborah Hargreaves (Director, High Pay Centre); Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove Bay; Catherine Howarth (CEO, FairPensions); Simon Caulkin (writer on business ethics). Supported by the High Pay Centre.