Events

Up-coming, recent and past events from the Heseltine Institute.

Upcoming events

26 February 2019
How sustainable is the circular economy?
A seminar by Dr Pauline Deutz

16 May 2019
What Brexit teaches us about Britain
A lecture by Prof Danny Dorlin


Recent Events‌


Humans Need Not Apply! On the relationship between Artificial Intelligence and Inclusive Growth

6 February 2019

A Northern Powerhouse Mini-conference

Chinese counter-diasporic migration: 'return', re-migration or new immigration

25 January 2019

Elaine Lynn-Ee Ho, Associate Professor and Senior Research Fellow at the National University of Singapore delivered a lecture on Chinese counter-diasporic migration.


Brexit: What next?

12 December 2018

Sir Ivan Rogers, the UK’s Permanent Representative to the EU until January 2017, delivered a Heseltine Institute Public Lecture titled Brexit: What Next?


Places - taking a long view on British and European regional policy

24 July 2018

Olivier Sykes (HI Impact Fellow and Geography and Planning) and Mark Boyle (Director of the Heseltine Institute) were the speakers at a seminar event in the Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) in London. The overall theme of the seminar was 'Places - taking a long view on British and European regional policy'.

Devolution, Metro Mayors, Liverpool City Region one year on: What's happening, what's working, what's next?

4 July 2018‌

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, and his Greater Manchester counterpart, Andy Burnham, and leading local stakeholders came together with 150 guests to discuss the progress of the city region devolution one year on, how it's working and next steps. Chaired by Professor Michael Parkinson and hosted by the Heseltine Institute, speakers discussed why devolution matters, its challenges and opportunities, including Brexit, the policy pipeline of the LCR Combined Authority, and reflexions from Greater Manchester.

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Systems Entrepreneurs in the Public Sector

19 June 2018


Liverpool City Region at 2040: context, commentary, contributions

15 June 2018
(Part of the 'Making an impact week' events programme)


Skills and the digital economy

14 June 2018


Policy Provocation - Gender Equality in Leadership: How far have we to go?

17 May 2018

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Public lecture: 'The smart city agenda: The adoption gap'

26 April 2018