Refreshments from 5pm
Event runs 6-7pm
The Rt Hon Lord David Willetts presents the annual Chancellor’s Lecture at the University of Gloucestershire, entitled: The future of The University.
The former Minister for Univeristies and Science has written widely on economic and social policy and will be introduced by Baroness Rennie Fritchie DBE, Chancellor of the University of Gloucestershire.
The Rt Hon. Lord David Willetts is the Executive Chair of the Resolution Foundation. He served as the Member of Parliament for Havant (1992-2015), as Minister for Universities and Science (2010-2014) and previously worked at HM Treasury and the Number 10 Policy Unit.
Lord Willetts is a visiting Professor at King’s College London, Governor of the Ditchley Foundation, Chair of the British Science Association and a member of the Council of the Institute for Fiscal Studies.
Lord Willetts has written widely on economic and social policy. His book ‘The Pinch’ was published by Atlantic Books in 2010.