The Prosperity UK Conference took place on Wednesday 26 April. Videos/audio of the conference keynotes and panels are available to view here.

As well as the main Conference Keynote addresses, we hosted detailed stream sessions to address more specific topics. These are under the headings of City, Trade, Domestic Agenda and Universities, Research & The Knowledge Economy. We brought together some of the most insightful panel speakers to help address these.

MAIN AGENDA

8:00 am

Registration & Welcome Breakfast

Thames Lounge

9:00 am

Welcome by Sir Paul Marshall & Lord Hill of Oareford

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County Suite

Speakers

9:15 am

Keynote: Rt Hon David Davis MP, Secretary of State for Exiting the EU

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County Suite

Speaker

9:40 am

City Stream: UK Banking

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County Suite

Speakers

Trade Stream: The WTO rectification process

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Stream 1

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Domestic Agenda Stream: Unlocking the UK’s IP

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Stream 2

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10:20 am

City Stream: Stock Exchanges, Settlement & the Future of Euro Clearing

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County Suite

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Trade Stream: Prospects of a North Atlantic & other Free Trade Agreements

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Stream 1

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Domestic Agenda Stream: Ports, Logistics & Transit arrangements

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Stream 2

Speakers

11:00 am

Morning Break

Thames Lounge

11:20 am

Keynote Trade: Shankar Singham & Sir Lockwood Smith – The future of UK Trade Policy

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County Suite

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City Stream: Fund Management & Patient Capital

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Stream 1

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Domestic Agenda Stream: Upskilling for Brexit

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Stream 2

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12:00 pm

Trade Stream: What can the UK do without an EU Agreement: WTO Rules & Unilateral Actions

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County Suite

Speakers

  • Shanker Singham Chairman, Special Trade Commission - Legatum Institute
  • Razeen Sally Associate Professor - National University of Singapore; LISTC
  • Francisco Sanchez Former US Under Secretary of Commerce, Administration of Barack Obama - CNS Global Advisors; LISTC
  • Alden Abbott Former Director, Federal Trade Commission, US and Senior Fellow - Heritage Foundation; LISTC

City Stream: Insurance

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Stream 1

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Universities, Research and The Knowledge Economy Stream: Higher education exports

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Stream 2

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12:40 pm

Lunch

Thames Lounge

2:05 pm

Domestic Agenda Stream: Industrial Strategy – The productivity & rebalancing agenda

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County Suite

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Universities, Research and The Knowledge Economy Stream: Student & Faculty Mobility

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Stream 1

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Trade Stream: A European perspective

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Stream 2

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2:45 pm

Domestic Agenda Stream: Autos & Advanced Manufacturing

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County Suite

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Trade Stream: Preparing for Brexit

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Stream 1

Speakers

3:25 pm

Afternoon Break

Thames Lounge

4:10 pm

Universities Research and The Knowledge Economy Stream: Building a Knowledge-Based Economy

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County Suite

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Trade Stream: Developing World: Towards A True Economic Partnership

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Stream 1

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Domestic Agenda Stream: Opportunities from Deregulation

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Stream 2

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4:50 pm

Keynote Interview: Prof Niall Ferguson

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County Suite

Speakers

Domestic Agenda Stream: Importers’ Perspective

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Stream 1

Speakers

5:30 pm

Closing Address by Lord Hill of Oareford and the Prosperity UK Prize by Anthony Clake

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County Suite

Speakers

5:40 pm

Conference Close

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