Meet the Speakers

We are offering to delegates the unique opportunity to meet a selection of our prestigious speakers after their talks! This will allow delegates to interact with speakers on a more informal level and continue the discussion.

Applications for Meet the Speakers are now open and will close on Thursday, February 1st, at 23:55pm, although we do encourage early applications. You will need to be a registered ticket holder to apply. Each delegate can apply to meet as many speakers as they wish, and as part of the application process you will are asked to provide two questions that you would like to ask the relevant speaker.

Applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application via email by 12:00 noon on Friday the 2nd. Please note that we will try our best to ensure that where possible every delegate who applies gets to meet at least one speaker.

How to apply

  • Login into your account
  • Make sure you have registered your ticket here
  • Apply below by providing 2 questions you would like to ask the speaker when you meet them

;Meet Lord Mervyn King

Meet Lord Mervyn King, Former Governor at the Bank of England.

Room: OC1.07
Spaces: 6

;Meet Barbara Stocking

Meet Barbara Stocking, Former CEO of Oxfam

Room: OC1.07
Spaces: 6

;Meet John B. Taylor

Meet John B. Taylor, Professor of Economics at Stanford University and founding father of the paradigm-shifting Taylor Rule

Room: OC1.07
Spaces: 6

;Meet Guy Standing

Meet Guy Standing, Co-Founder of Basic Income Earth Network

Room: OC1.06
Spaces: 0

;Meet Mahmoud Mohieldin

Meet Mahmoud Mohieldin, Senior Vice President at the World Bank for the 2030 Development Agenda, United Nations Relations, and Partnerships

Room: OC1.07
Spaces: 6

;Meet Laurence Tubiana

Meet Laurence Tubiana, CEO of European Climate Foundation

Room: OC1.07
Spaces: 6

;Meet Guido Matias Cortes

Meet Guido Matias Cortes, Assistant Professor of Economics at York

Research Interests: Labor Economics, with a focus on occupational mobility, technological change, wage inequality, skill transferability and the task content of occupations.

Room: OC1.07
Spaces: 6

;Meet Mario Monti

Meet Mario Monti, Former Prime Minister of Italy

Room: OC1.07
Spaces: 6

;Meet Helios Herrera

Meet Helios Herrera, Associate Professor of Economics

Research Interest: Political Economy and Economic Populism

Room: OC1.06
Spaces: 5

;Meet Ian Cross

Meet Ian Cross, Medical Doctor at Doctors Without Borders, provides medical care to Rohingya refugees in what the UN describes as “the world’s fastest growing refugee crisis”

Room: OC1.07
Spaces: 6

;Meet Tawakkol Karman

Meet Tawakkol Karman, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 2011 and Founder of Women Journalists Without Chains

Room: OC1.06
Spaces: 1

;Meet Wendy Carlin

Meet Wendy Carlin, Director of CORE Project that aims to revolutionise the way Economics is taught at university

Room: OC1.07
Spaces: 6

;Meet Mark Purdy

Meet Mark Purdy, Managing Director and Chief Economist at Accenture

Recent research projects: Chinese productivity, emerging-market geographic strategy, inclusive economic growth and the economic impact of new technologies such as the Internet of Things.

Room: OC1.08
Spaces: 6

;Meet Arun Advani

Meet Arun Advani, Assistant Professor at the University of Warwick

Research Interests: Development and Poverty, Fiscal Capacity, Migration and Culture

Room: OC1.07
Spaces: 6

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