Dods at Party Conference 2019

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Labour Fringe Events

The Labour Party are back in Brighton from Saturday 21 September to Wednesday 25 September 2019! The Conference venue is the Brighton Centre, and the Conference hotel is the Hilton Brighton Metropole.

 

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The Aviation Interview - Can aviation achieve a net zero carbon future?

22nd September 2019

12:45 - 14:00

Osborne Room, Hilton Brighton Metropole

Speakers

  • Luke Pollard, Vice Chair, General Avitaion APPG
  • Daniel Zeichner MP, Member, Transport Select Committee and Vice Chair, Climate Change APPG

Chair

  • Kevin Schofield, Editor, PoliticsHome
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The Rail Interview

22nd September 2019

17:30 - 18:45

Osborne Room, Hilton Brighton Metropole

Supported by ABB, Angel Trains, Atkins, Porterbrook, Siemens and VolkerWessels

Speaker

  • Andy McDonald MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Transport 

Chair

  • Gwyn Topham, Transport Correspondent, The Guardian
London Councils

Delivering London Councils Pledges - Civic radicalism in practice

23rd September 2019

08:30 - 09:45

Osborne Room, Hilton Brighton Metropole

Speakers

  • Helen Hayes MP, Member of Parliament for Dulwich and West Norwood
  • Cllr Nesil Caliskan, Leader, Enfield Council
  • Cllr Clare Coghill, Executive Member for Business, Europe and Good Growth, London Councils & Leader of Waltham Forest Council
  • Mayor Phil Glanville, Digital Champion, London Councils & Mayor of Hackney Council
  • Cllr Georgia Gould, Deputy Chair, London Councils
  • Lord Kerslake, Former Head of the Civil Service

Chair

  • Cllr Peter John OBE, Leader, London Borough of Southwark & Chair, London Councils

Busting the Myths Around Renewables

23rd September 2019

12:45 - 14:00

Osborne Room, Hilton Brighton Metropole

Speakers

  • Anna McMorrin MP, Vice-Chair, Climate Change APPG
  • Chris Hulatt, Founder, Octopus
  • Rebecca Williams, Head of Policy, RenewableUK

Chair

  • Jess Shankleman, Political Correspondent, Bloomberg
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A New Partnership Railway – Could devolving more decisions on rail mean better results for passengers?

23rd September 2019

12:45 - 14:00

Buckingham Room, Hilton Brighton Metropole

Speakers

  • Ruth Cadbury MP, Member, Transport Select Committee
  • Darren Caplan, Chief Executive, Railway Industry Association
  • Sharon Hedges, Franchise Programme Manager, Transport Focus
  • Paul Plummer, Chief Executive, Rail Delivery Group

Chair

  • Robert Nisbet, Director - Nations and Regions, Rail Delivery Group
CBI & BVCA - Vertical

Prosperity Shared: Delivering a new partnership between politicians, unions and business

23rd September 2019

17:15 - 18:45

Buckingham Room, Hilton Brighton Metroplole

Speakers

  • Peter Dowd MP, Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury
  • Frances O'Grady, General Secretary, Trade Union Congress
  • Dame Carolyn Fairbairn, Director General, CBI
  • Tim Hames, Director General, BVCA

Chair

  • Michael Savage, Policy Editor, Observer

Can a Smart Energy System Help to Tackle the Climate Crisis?

23rd September 2019

17:30 - 18:45

Osborne Room, Hilton Brighton Metropole

Speakers

  • Dr Alan Whitehead MP, Shadow Minister for Energy and Climate Change
  • Polly Billington, Director, UK100 and Executive Member, SERA
  • Sacha DeshmukhChief Executive, Smart Energy GB
  • Fanny Calder, Director of Campaigns and Public Affairs, WWF

Chair

  • Sebastian Whale, Political Editor, The House magazine
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PoliticsHome Quiz: Party conference edition!

23rd September 2019

19:45 - 21:00

Osborne Room, Hilton Brighton Metropole

Join us for drinks and fun as MPs go head to head with lobby journalists in the PoliticsHome Quiz: Party Conference edition!

Upskill, Reskill, Future Skill: The next generation challenge for financial services

24th September 2019

12:45 - 14:00

Osborne Room, Hilton Brighton Metropole

Speakers

  • Anneliese Dodds MP, Shadow Financial Secretary
  • Miles Celic, Chief Executive Officer, TheCityUK
  • Professor Andy Westwood, University of Manchester

Chair

  • Simon Thompson, Chief Executive, Chartered Banker Institute
IET

Engineering Solutions for a Decarbonised World

24th September 2019

17:30 - 18:45

Osborne Room, Hilton Brighton Metropole

Speakers

  • Chi Onwurah MP, Shadow Minister for Industrial Strategy
  • Margaret Wood MBE, Founder and Chairman, ICW UK and Member, IET Manufacturing Panel
  • Matthew Knight, Head of Business Development, Siemens plc and Member, IET Energy Panel


Chair

  • Sebastian Whale, Political Editor, The House magazine