Summary of Meetings in the 184th Session (2016 – 2017)

Meetings in the 184th Session 2016 – 2017
(for details of meetings in the 2015-16 session see previous-meetings)

Friday 7 October 2016

Professor Dame Sue Bailey OBE DBE

Chair, Academy of Medical Royal Colleges

 The NHS and Society
– not what can I do, what should I do –
professionals in partnership with patients


Tuesday 8 November 2016

Professor Stephan Lewandowsky

University of Bristol

Climate models and climate data: confusion and misinformation vs. scientific reality


 Tuesday 13 December 2016

Professor Nick Hardwick CBE

School of Law, Royal Holloway University of London
and Chair of the Parole Board

The dangers of keeping us safe – police, prisons, probation and risk


Tuesday 10 January 2017

Professor John Curtice, FRSA FRSE FBA

University of Strathclyde

Will we ever be able to trust the polls?


Tuesday 14 February 2017

Professors Julie Froud1, Sukhdev Johal2, John Tomaney3 and Karel Williams1

1Alliance Manchester Business School; 2Queen Mary London; 3University College London

The Manchester model? City region economic development since the 1980s


Tuesday 14 March 2017

Mrs Bridget Rosewell OBE

Senior Partner, Volterra Partners, London,
and Commissioner, National Infrastructure Commission

Infrastructure and the Economy: What can we prove, if anything?


Tuesday 9 May 2017

Annual General Meeting
followed at 6:30 pm by the
Annual Dinner, after-dinner speaker

Mr John Timpson, CBE,
Chairman, Timpson Group

A Maverick’s View

For speaker’s biography, click here

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