Annual conference ‘Article 50: two years on’

The UK in a Changing Europe is holding its annual conference to mark two years on from the triggering of Article 50. The event will reflect on the negotiations, the implications for British politics and the future of UK-EU relations.

Speaker and panels include:

9.30am – What’s going on?

  • Asa Bennett, The Telegraph
  • Heather Stewart, The Guardian
  • Professor Anand Menon, The UK in a Changing Europe

10.30am – What’s happened? The Article 50 negotiations: a retrospective

  • Stefaan De Rynck, Article 50 Task Force and senior adviser to Michel Barnier
  • Dr Sara Hagemann, London School of Economics
  • Peter Foster, The Telegraph
  • Chaired by Jennifer RankinThe Guardian

12.15pm – What now? Brexit and British politics

  • Nicky Morgan MP
  • Lisa Nandy MP
  • Sam Coates, The Times
  • Paula Surridge, University of Bristol
  • Chaired by Evan Davis, BBC

2.30pm – Keynote speech

  • Professor Sir John Curtice, The UK in a Changing Europe and University of Strathclyde 
  • Chaired by Professor Catherine Barnard, The UK in a Changing Europe

4pm – What next? UK-EU relations in the future

  • Henry Newman, Open Europe
  • Professor Catherine Barnard, The UK in a Changing Europe and University of Cambridge
  • Sir Ivan Rogers, former Permanent Representative of the UK to the EU
  • Chaired by Anne McElvoy, The Economist

Venue: Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, London

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