Institute for Government 10-year Anniversary Conference

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Wednesday 12 June 2019 

Session One – Opening keynote | 09:15 – 10:15

 

Keynote speech by Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore

Chair: Bronwen Maddox, Director of the Institute for Government

Session Two – Developing people and skills | 10:30 – 11:30

 

Panellists:

  • John Manzoni, Chief Executive of the Civil Service and Permanent Secretary for the Cabinet Office
  • Janine Sherman, Deputy Secretary to the Canadian Cabinet 
  • More panellists to be announced

Chair: Dr Hannah White, Deputy Director of the Institute for Government

Session Three – Raising revenues and managing spending | 11:45 – 13:00

 

Keynote speaker to be announced.

Panellists:

  • Robert Chote, Chair of the Office for Budget Responsibility
  • Nicky Morgan MP, Chair of the House of Commons Treasury Select Committee

Chair: Dr Gemma Tetlow, Chief Economist at the Institute for Government

Session Four – The future of policy making | 14:00 – 15:15

 

Keynote speech by Sendhil Mullainathan, Professor of Computation and Behavioural Science, University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Panellists:

  • Dr David Halpern, Chief Executive of the Behavioural Insights Team
  • More panellists to be announced

Chair: Jill Rutter, Programme Director at the Institute for Government

Session Five –  What next for government outsourcing? | 15:30 – 16:30

 

Panellists:

  • Rupert Soames, CEO of Serco
  • William Eimicke, Professor of Professional Practice in International and Public Affairs at Columbia University
  • Gill Plimmer, journalist at the Financial Times

Chair: Emma Norris, Director of Research at the Institute for Government

Session Six – Closing keynote | 16:45 – 18:00  

 

Keynote speaker to be announced.

Chair: Bronwen Maddox, Director of the Institute for Government

 

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