The Trump-Brexit Challenge to Globalisation

Date:

For more info please contact the organiser, Dr Joel Faulkner Rogers


Thurs 17 Nov/Part 1: The Trump-Brexit Challenge to Globalisation (@ McCrum Theatre)

17:00 Welcome remarks
Professor David Runciman (Head of the POLIS Department)
Stephan Shakespeare (Chief Executive and Founder, YouGov)

17:10 Keynotes

Chuka Umunna (Labour MP for Streatham)
Diane James (MEP for South East England/UKIP)

18.15 Panel: Trump-Brexit: The Implications for UK-China
Chair: Andrew Rawnsley (Chief Political Commentator, Observer)
Tina Fordham (Managing Director and Chief Global Political Analyst, Citi)
Dr Kun-Chin Lin (Director of the Centre for Rising Powers and Lecturer, POLIS)
Bruno Bensaid (Co-founder, Shanghaivest Ltd)
Dr Linda Yueh (Fellow in Economics, St Edmund Hall, Oxford University and Adjunct Professor of Economics, London Business School) 

Fri 18 Nov/Part 2: Populism versus Parties (@ POLIS)

09.30 Registration

10.30 Welcome remarks
Stephan Shakespeare (Chief Executive and Founder, YouGov)

10.35 YouGov Briefing
Joe Twyman (Head of Political and Social Research for Europe, Middle East and Africa at YouGov)
Professor Doug Rivers (Chief Scientist at YouGov and Professor of Political Science/Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University)

10.50 Panel: Populism versus Parties in British and US Politics
Chair: Professor David Runciman (Head of the POLIS Department)
Paul Mason (Journalist and filmmaker)
Matthew Elliott (Former Chief Executive, Vote Leave)
Baron Wood of Anfield
Laura Sandys (CEO, Challenging Ideas/former Conservative MP for South Thanet)

12.30 Lunch

Fri 18 Nov/Part 3: The Geopolitics of Trump-Brexit (@ POLIS)

14.00 YouGov Briefing
Joe Twyman (Head of Political and Social Research for Europe, Middle East and Africa at YouGov)

14.10 Panel: Geopolitics and Geo-identity: Britain and the Rest of Europe after 2016
(in partnership with the Cambridge Forum on Geopolitics)

Chair: Professor Brendan Simms (Professor in the History of International Relations, POLIS)
General Sir Peter Wall (Director, Amicus/former Chief of the British Army)
Bronwen Maddox (Director, Institute for Government)
Sonia Delesalle-Stolper (UK Correspondent for Libération)
Christoph Scheuermann (UK correspondent, Der Spiegel)

15.30 Drinks Reception