UK 2020 Hosted the following four fringe events on Monday 5 October and Tuesday 6 October 2015 at last year’s Conservative Party Conference in Manchester.


A Bright Future for Britain
An optimistic vision of a post-EU United Kingdom
Monday 5 October 2015, 17.45 – 19.00
Exchange 10, Secure Zone, Manchester Central Convention Complex

PANEL

  • Rt Hon Owen Paterson MP, Chairman, UK 2020
  • Steve Baker MP, Co-Chair, Conservatives for Britain
  • Tim Montgomerie, Times Columnist
  • Chris Bullivant, Executive Director, UK 2020

Britain’s Role in the World – An interview with Colonel Tim Collins OBE
The UK, defence and international security
Monday 5 October 2015, 19.30 – 21.00
Exchange 2-3 (combined), Secure Zone, Manchester Central Convention Complex

PANEL

  • Rt Hon Owen Paterson MP, Chairman, UK 2020
  • Colonel Tim Collins OBE, Co-Founder and CEO, New Century
  • Tom Tugendhat MBE, MP for Tonbridge, Edenbridge and Malling

A Bright Future for the NHS, What will the NHS of 2020 and beyond look like?
Tuesday 6 October 2015, 12.45 – 14.00
Exchange 10, Secure Zone, Manchester Central Convention Complex

PANEL

  • Rt Hon Owen Paterson MP, Chairman, UK 2020
  • Helen Whately MP, House of Commons Health Select Committee
  • Pete Digger, Managing Director, MHP Communications
  • Liam Halligan, Columnist, Telegraph Media Group
  • James Bartholomew, Author The Welfare of Nations

A Bright Future for Global Food Security
How biotech and agriculture can feed the world’s poorest
Tuesday 6 October 2015, 17.45 – 19.00, drinks and refreshments available
Exchange 10, Secure Zone, Manchester Central Convention Complex

Sponsored by: Crop Protection Association

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PANEL

  • Rt Hon Owen Paterson MP, Chairman, UK 2020
  • Chris Bullivant, Executive Director, UK 2020
  • Matt Ridley, Peer, author and Times columnist
  • Mark Lynas, Cornell Alliance for Science
  • Nick von Westenholz, CEO, Crop Protection Association