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In Conversation events from Arden Strategies

We would like to invite members to join one or more of the In Conversation webinars from Arden Strategies, examining the big issues we face with an interesting guest speaker in each session. Each event includes Q&A and is free to attend.

How the world will change in 2021 with Rt Hon. David Miliband – 19 January, 3pm

Former Foreign Secretary David Miliband will take this session on the eve of President Biden’s inauguration, in which he will reflect on global events and how the UK can best navigate the post-Covid world. Click here for tickets.

What will happen at UN Climate Change Conference 2021? with the SNP leader of Glasgow City Council Susan Aitken – 4 February, 2pm

Later this year, Glasgow will host global leaders from politics and business at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26). Susan will provide insights on the preparation for this significant world event. Click here for tickets.

How the union of the United Kingdom can survive 2021 with Chloe Smith MP, Minister of State for the Constitution and Devolution – 11 February, 1:30pm

As support for Scottish independence hits record highs and Brexit increases demand for a referendum in Northern Ireland, Arden asks: will the United Kingdom survive 2021? As the Minister of State for the Constitution and Devolution, Chloe will be talking about the Government’s devolution agenda. Click here for tickets.  

The preceding events are the first in the series of Arden’s In Conversation events for 2021. Arden will also be welcoming Bridget Phillipson MP, Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury; Paul Scully MP, Minister for Small Business and London; Rachel Reeves MP, Shadow Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster; and Laura Kuenssberg, BBC Political Editor. Find out more about each webinar and order your tickets here.