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Recent events

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Incentivising life sciences innovation

05 May 2020 - Morning online meeting - Login for venue

Daniel Zeichner MP, Chair, All-Party Parliamentary Group for Life Sciences

It’s not just children who are home schooling and learning new lessons in this pandemic! Many of us, locked down in our homes, are learning to take nothing for granted. Already we know that there will be no V-shaped recovery and that yesterday's threatening digital technologies are now saving live... Read More

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The road to zero emissions

25 February 2020 - Morning conference - Login for venue

Panel discussion,

Rachel Reeves MP, Chair of the powerful Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Select Committee, delivered the closing keynote address at the ‘Road to Zero’ conference held in the German Embassy. Leading industry players from the UK and Germany and Baroness Brown, Deputy Chair of the Climate C... Read More

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Prospects and challenges for 2020

23 January 2020 - Lunch meeting - Login for venue

Panel discussion,

A stimulating first Industry Forum meeting of 2020 addressed the impossibly broad agenda of Prospects and Challenges for 2020 at FleishmanHillard this week. Andrew Smith, Economist, led on the UK economic outlook  and steps to an EU trade deal, followed by Bim Ofolami MP on possibilities for transf... Read More

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Increasing and profiting more from UK R&D

05 November 2019 - Lunch meeting - Login for venue

Chi Onwurah MP, Shadow Minister for Industrial Strategy, Science & Innovation

The UK has an enviable science and technology heritage and track record. Despite this, we invest less than most other advanced countries in R&D and frequently fail to gain the commercial benefits of our scientific discoveries. This situation has been made worse by a decade of slow growth and the... Read More

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A long term approach to UK housing problems

21 October 2019 - Lunch meeting - Login for venue

Rt Hon John Healey MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Housing

Delivering a master class in understanding the complex issues of housing, Shadow Secretary of State for Housing, Rt. Hon. John Healey MP, led a lunchtime Industry Forum briefing this week at the City HQ of NHBC. Topics covered included the benefits of a more proactive government approach and an over... Read More


Solid steps to improve UK productivity

15 October 2019 - Breakfast meeting - Login for venue

Anneliese Dodds MP, Shadow Treasury Minister

Bringing a refreshing can-do approach to financial issues, Shadow Treasury Minister, Dr Anneliese Dodds MP, led a comprehensive Industry Forum breakfast briefing on Labour party plans for tackling long-standing UK productivity problems. Actions on investment, skills, and regional imbalances are esse... Read More