Actions and Detail Panel
Introducing the 'Institute for Digital Democracy'
Wed 12 October 2016, 17:45 – 19:00 BST
WebRoots Democracy is relaunching as a digital democracy think tank focused on the intersection of technology and democracy.
Come and join us at our launch event which is being held in Committee Room 11 in the House of Commons, on Wednesday 12th October.
It will be a speaker event setting out the need for a digital democracy and the future direction of WebRoots Democracy. There will then be an opportunity to network with others in the political participation and digital democracy field.
Confirmed speakers are:
Areeq Chowdhury - Chief Executive, WebRoots Democracy
Louise Haigh MP - Shadow Minister for Digital Reform, Labour Party
Matt Warman MP - Co-Chair of the Parliamentary Internet, Communications and Technology Forum (Pictfor), Conservative Party
Rt Hon Tom Brake MP - Chief Whip, Liberal Democrats
Emma Mulqueeny OBE - Chief Executive, Elbi Digital & Commissioner for the Speaker's Commission on Digital Democracy
Katherine Sladden - Campaigns Director, Change.org
Spaces are limited and your name will need to be on the guest list in order to attend.
*Please aim to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the event to allow time to pass through security at the Cromwell Green entrance*