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Swansea University Bay Campus

Fabian Way

Skewen

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What? One-day Conference. When? Friday 25 November. Where? Atrium, School of Management, Bay Campus, Swansea University


What will BREXIT mean for Wales?


Morgan Academy and School of Management and School of Law

09.30: Introduction and Welcome; Prof Mike Sullivan (Vice-President and Acting Director of Morgan Academy)

09.45: David Jones, Minister of State for Exiting the European Union

What is BREXIT? A UK Government view

Introduced by Professor Marc Clement, Vice-President and Dean of the School of Management

10.30: Adam Price AM (Plaid Cymru), Eluned Morgan, AM (Labour) and Mark Reckless AM (UKIP)

BREXIT and Wales: response to David Jones from the political parties

A question and answer session chaired by Adrian Masters, Political Editor, ITV Cymru/Wales

11.30: Coffee

12.00: Wales’ place in Europe post-Brexit: What sort of settlement do we want?

Prof Mark Drakeford AM (Cabinet Secretary for Local Government and Finance) and Leanne Wood AM (Leader of Plaid Cymru and Leader of the Opposition) interrogated by Prof Elwen Evans QC about Wales’ place in a post-Brexit world and their notions of Europeanism in this new context

13.15: Lunch

14.00: Business and Trade post-Brexit

A round-table discussion, introduced by Professor Martin Stringer (Pro-Vice-Chancellor) and chaired by Dr Carol Bell (former Managing Director of the Global Oil & Gas Group at the Chase Manhattan Bank) with representatives of GE Electrics, London Heathrow Airport and the National Union of Farmers


15.00: Coffee


15.20: Looking at BREXIT from outside

Inconvenient truths: the labyrinthine route to disengagement from the EU

David Hughes, Head of the European Commission Office in Wales, indicates the legal and political intricacies of BREXIT

Followed by Professor Iwan Davies (Senior Pro-Vice-Chancellor) chairing a panel including, Marlies Hoechell (Capital Law) and Dr Hywel Ceri Jones (formerly EU Director of Education and Training,)

16.30: Closing remarks: Prof Richard B Davies-Vice-Chancellor and President

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