As we approach the next General Election, Policy Exchange is hosting a high profile one day Education Conference to discuss what the political parties should commit to in their manifestos for 2015. We are delighted that the Secretary of State for Education, Michael Gove, and the Shadow Secretary of State for Education, Tristram Hunt, have both agreed to give keynote addresses.
Policy Exchange and the Manhattan Institute are delighted to invite you to a major one day conference in London on the future for post-industrial cities. Speakers include a range of academics, politicians and officials with direct experience in how to make cities more beautiful, safer and economically vibrant places, with a particular emphasis on lessons from cities in the USA.
As part of our upcoming Road to 2015 series, Policy Exchange is delighted to host Matt Ridley, renowned writer and thinker, for his inaugural lecture as Visiting Scholar at Policy Exchange. Ridley will discuss the link between innovation and economic growth – and why this should be the key theme at the next General Election.
Policy Exchange is hosting an event with guest speaker Christopher Pyne MP, Minister for Education for the Australian federal government and Leader of the House. We are delighted to welcome Mr Pyne to England for his first official visit and host his inaugural speech in this country on education issues.