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Nesta at 2013 Party Conferences

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Monday, September 16, 2013 at 8:00 AM - Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 9:30 PM (BST)

Nesta at 2013 Party Conferences

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Liberal Democrat Party Conference Ended Free  
Labour Party Conference Ended Free  
Conservative Party Conference Ended Free  

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Event Details

Please see below the fringe sessions that Nesta will be hosting at all three party conferences this year.

Liberal Democrat Party Conference

Location: The Mitchell Library, Glasgow 

Date: Monday 16 September 

Session 1: 13.00 – 14.00: Plan I: Making the case for innovation-led growth  with Stian Westlake, Executive Director, Policy & Research, Nesta; Duncan Hames MP, LD, Chippenham, Jo Armstrong, Centre for Public Policy for the Regions, University of Glasgow and Martin Horwood MP, LD, Cheltenham 

 

Labour Party Conference

Location: The Basement, Brighton

Date: Tuesday 24 September

Session 1: 13.00 – 14.00: Plan I: Making the case for innovation-led growth at the Basement with Iain Wright MP, Shadow Minister for Competitiveness & Enterprise, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills , Simon Morrison, Executive Director for Communications and Events, Nesta, Mariana Mazzucato Economist and RM Phillips Professor of Science and Technology, University of Sussex (SPRU), and Stian WestlakeExecutive Director of Policy and Research, Nesta

Session 2: 18.30 – 20.30: A manifesto for the creative economy at the Basement with Seema Malhotra MP Labour MP for Feltham and Heston, Simon Morrison, Executive Director for Communications and Events, Nesta, Hasan Bakhshi,Director, Creative Industries, Nesta, Ian Hargreaves, Professor of Digital Economy, Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies, Alex Morrison Managing Director, Cogapp and Jo Twist, CEo, UKIE

 

Conservative Party Conference

Location: Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester

Date: Tuesday 1 October

Session 1: 12.30 – 13.30: Unchaining the optimists: can entrepreneurship and innovation save the economy? Museum of Science and Industry with Ed Vaizey MP,Minister for Culture, Communications and Creative Industries, Geoff Mulgan, Chief Executive, Nesta, Stian Westlake, Executive Director of Policy and Research, Nesta and Sandy Lindsay, Group Managing Director, Tangerine PR

Session 2: 18.30 – 20.30: A manifesto for the creative economy at the Museum of Science and Industry with John Whittingdale MP, Chair of Culture, Media and Sport committee, Geoff Mulgan, Chief Executive, Nesta, Hasan Bakhshi, Director, Creative Industries, Nesta, Ian Hargreaves and Jo Twist, CEO, UKIE.

 

Farrah Sheikh is available to answer any queries and can be contacted via email on Farrah.Sheikh@nesta.org.uk or on 0207 438 2697.

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Monday, September 16, 2013 at 8:00 AM - Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 9:30 PM (BST)


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