In Conversation with

14.00 - 15.00

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Rt Hon Michael Gove MP

Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
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Robert Colvile

Director - Centre for Policy Studies

Can the centre-right survive?

15.30 - 16.30

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Dr Frank Luntz

Pollster and Communications Analyst
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Dr Stephen Davies

Head of Education - IEA
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Lord Hannan

Vice-Chairman of the Conservative Party
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Robert Colvile

Director - Centre for Policy Studies

Across the West, the centre-right is struggling. Parties that have won election after election find themselves competing with, or co-opted by, new populist forces. What’s going on? And where will this all lead? Join our cast of experts for a fascinating discussion on the state and future of conservatism.

Is the Bank of England fit for purpose?

17.00 - 18.00

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Lord Frost

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Dr Gerard Lyons

Economist
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Szu Ping Chan

Economics Editor - The Telegraph
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Tom Clougherty

Research Director and Head of Tax - Centre for Policy Studies

Inflation in the UK has spiralled out of control over the past two years, reaching a 40-year high last November. How much blame should the Bank of England take for getting things wrong? Is it time to review its mandate? Join some of Britain’s most prominent economic thinkers to discuss these issues.

CPS Annual Sunday Evening Reception (Invitation only)

18.30-20.00 | Sponsored by Vodafone

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Rt Hon Kemi Badenoch MP

Secretary of State for the Department for Business and Trade