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The Forward Thinking conference

9:00am - 5:00pm / Friday 10th November 2023
Type: Conference / Category: Department
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Forward Thinking 2023
The next conference, co-hosted by University of Liverpool, will be held in the Spaces at the Spine building in Liverpool on Friday 10 November 2023. The day’s agenda is ready and registration for attendance is now live.

The agenda is as follows:

Corporate Insolvency Regimes Through The Years: Have We Got It Right With The Regimes We Have? by Professor Andrew Keay, University of Leeds and Professor Peter Walton, University of Wolverhampton
Diversifying Rescue: Corporate Rescue And The Models Of Receivership by Dr Bolanle Adebola, University of Reading
The “New” Connected Persons Administration Regulations, 2 Years On: An Evaluators Perspective by Stuart Hopewell FCICM, Pre Pack Pool Ltd
The FCA’s Consumer Duty And Its Potential Implications For The Insolvency Sector by Katie Hudson, Holly Holgate, Ross Gemmell & Jack Wheeler, FCA
Insolvencies Of Gas And Electricity Suppliers, Meghan Bryson & Carl Allen, Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
UK Law Governed Contracts And Their Modification In Foreign Insolvency Proceedings by Professor Gerard McCormack, University of Leeds
X Marks The Cross-Border Restructuring Spot? The Gibbs Past And The Model Laws Future by Professor Irit Mevorach, University of Warwick and Dr Riz Mokal, South Square Chambers
In Defence Of The Rule In Gibbs by Professor Sarah Paterson, London School of Economics and Political Science
Disqualification Of Directors And Education Requirements Dr Neeti Shikha, University of Bradford and Professor Rebecca Parry, Nottingham Trent University
Registration is now open with a choice available for either online or in-person attendance.

There are a limited number of in-person tickets available. To attend in-person at The Spine building in Liverpool, please contact

Alternatively, online attendees can book free online tickets on the booking link.