We run a diverse range of events featuring some of the world's most innovative public figures, politicians and academics to stimulate fresh thinking about government.

Our events range from conferences and lectures to small, focused seminars and workshops on contemporary issues affecting government. They provide opportunities to engage through formal debate and informal discussion.

Our building is set in the heart of Westminster and Whitehall and provides an ideal meeting place to discuss the challenges of making government work.

19th March 2018
Problems with government outsourcing are never far from the headlines, and the collapse of Carillion and woes of Capita have brought the issue into sharp focus.
20th March 2018
Can we trust economic expertise to guide us to through the biggest policy challenges of the day?
26th March 2018
Critical decisions on transition and EU negotiating guidelines are expected at the European Council on 22–23 March. With little over a year until the end of the Article 50 window, we look at the prospects for the coming months and the progress to date.
27th March 2018
The Government’s transformation strategy set out a vision for modernising public services using digital technology. But does it go far enough? How can internet-enabled Government transform public services?
2nd May 2018
Professor Sir Mark Walport is the first Chief Executive of the newly formed UK Research and Innovation (UKRI).