For the launch of our forthcoming Governing Power report, Policy Exchange is hosting a discussion on how our energy industry are markets are run. With more than 20 bodies involved in the administration of the energy industry, this event considers ways to rationalise energy institutions to reduce cost and complexity.
With the announced closure of the flagship Green Deal scheme this Summer, there is now uncertainty about the future of household energy efficiency policy in the UK. New policy thinking is needed in this area. This ‘Dragon’s Den’ style event will see a number of experts pitch their policy ideas on how to incentivise households to adopt energy efficiency measures, to be critiqued by our panel of Policy Dragons.
Policy Exchange is delighted to be hosting Secretary of State for Education Nicky Morgan for a keynote speech setting out how she intends to implement her vision of educational excellence in every part of the country. She will set out how she intends to take that vision forward with a raft of measures designed to tackle failure, raise standards and improve the quality of teaching.
Join Victoria Atkins MP and former US Presidential adviser and author of Reefer Sanity: Seven Great Myths About Marijuana, Dr Kevin Sabet, at Policy Exchange for a discussion on the future of drugs policy.
Policy Exchange and ASCL are hosting a half-day conference and seminar on the topic of the future of teacher supply in England. With three high powered panel discussions plus a keynote address, all with leading figures from across the education field, this will be a great chance to discuss practical policy work that could be done in the near future.
Policy Exchange is delighted to be hosting the official launch of the second volume of Charles Moore’s acclaimed biography of Margaret Thatcher - Everything She Wants. In dialogue with the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rt Hon George Osborne MP, Charles Moore will explore Lady Thatcher’s role during this critical point in her career from the Falklands to the General Election victory of 1987.
With Alan Mak MP; Michelle Dewberry, Businesswoman and former winner of The Apprentice; Lord Chris Holmes, Deputy Chancellor, BPP University; Jonathan Simons, Policy Exchange; further speakers to be confirmed.
With Brandon Lewis MP, Minister of State for Housing and Planning; Phil Barnes, Barrat Homes; Hank Dittmar, Prince's Foundation; Christopher Walker, Policy Exchange; and Paul Carter CBE, Kent County Council.