Thank you to all who came to our Summer Conference, thanks to all members, attendees, and speakers the event was a great success!
If you unfortunately couldn’t make it, and would like to get a taste of the experience these links below should be of interest.
Come and join the Fabians for our Summer Conference featuring a Question and Answer session with Ed Miliband.
Debate Labour’s electoral strategy and put your own ideas to the leader of the Labour Party.
30th June, 10am doors open for an 11am start finishing at around 5pmAltitude 360 Millbank Tower 21–24 Millbank, London, SW1P 4QP
10am - Registration starts
11am - Conference Opening – Marcus Roberts (Deputy General Secretary, Fabian Society)
11.05am - Morning Keynote – Iain McNicol (General Secretary, Labour Party)
11.45am - Cut Through: How do we shape messages that resonate with the public?
Speakers: Jon Cruddas MP (Chair of Labour’s Policy Review), Kirsty McNeill (ex Downing St and Make Poverty History), Anthony Painter (author, ‘Left Without a Future?’), James Morris (Vice President, Greenberg Quinland Rosner Research)
Chair: Mary Riddell (chair) (Daily Telegraph).
12.45pm – ***LUNCH*** (Tea and coffee served for attendees in the foyer, nearest food outlets in Horseferry Road)
1.45pm – The Shape of Things to Come – John Denham gives an overview of the latest Fabian Society pamphlet.
2pm – Q&A with Ed Miliband
3pm - Next Majorities: Change to win?
Speakers: Stella Creasy MP, Kathryn Perera (Movement for Change), Polly Billington (Labour PPC for Thurrock), Caroline Badley (Campaign Manager in Birmingham), Ernst Stetter (Secretary General, FEPS)
Chair: Rowenna Davis (The Guardian),
4pm – Fabian Question Time: Routes to a majority in Britain and Europe
Speakers: Lord Adonis (Labour Lords spokesperson on Trade and Industry), Margaret Curran MP (Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland), Peter Kellner (President, YouGov), Steve Hart (Political Director, Unite)
Chair: Mark Ferguson (Editor, LabourList)
5pm – Afternoon Keynote – Harriet Harman MP
5.30 – Close
Those who wish to continue the conversation are free to join us after the conference at the Morpeth Arms, 58 Millbank, SW1P 4RW
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