Conference Diary

October 03, 2011 10:34 AM

The Conservative Party Conference started yesterday and you will be able to find us in the Freedom Zone. You don't need a conference pass to get into this area, which is just outside the secure zone in Bridgewater Hall. If you are in the Manchester area before Wednesday do come and say hello and meet the team. We are hosting a number of exciting events at conference and we have top quality cast of speakers appearing:

Monday 3 October 11.30am
Cutting Council Spending and Delivering Lower Taxes
Emma Boon (chairman) – Campaign Director of The TaxPayers’ Alliance
Cllr David Burbage – Leader of the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead Council
Cllr Stephen Greenhalgh – Leader of Hammersmith and Fulham Council
John O’Connell – Research Director of The TaxPayers’ Alliance
Bob Neill MP – Minster for Local Government

Monday 3 October 2pm
We Need to Talk About Europe (an event with the Daily Express)
Matthew Elliott (chairman) – Chief Executive of The TaxPayers’ Alliance
Douglas Carswell – MP for Clacton
Patrick O’Flynn – Chief Political Commentator of The Daily Express
Tim Montgomerie – Editor of ConservativeHome

Tuesday 4 October 1.45pm
The TaxPayers’ Alliance: Digital Policy Under the Coalition
Dominique Lazanski (chairman) – Head of Digital Policy at The TaxPayers’ Alliance
Jeff Lynn – CEO of Seedrs Limited and Chairman of The Coalition for a Digital Economy (Coadec)
Andrew Orlowski - Technology reporter at The Register
Nick Pickles – Director of Big Brother Watch

Tuesday 4 October 2.45pm
The TaxPayers’ Alliance: How to Cut Taxes
Andrew Allum (chairman) – Chairman of The TaxPayers’ Alliance
Allister Heath – Chairman of the Tax Commission and Editor of City AM (pictured on the right)
Sajid Javid – MP for Bromsgrove
Graeme Leach – Commissioner on the Tax Commission and Chief Economist and Director of Policy of The Institute of Directors
Matthew Sinclair – Director of The TaxPayers’ Alliance

You might also be interested in this event which features our Chief Executive Matthew Elliott, discussing his recent sabbatical:

Tuesday 4 October 4pm
NO to AV: Winning Campaigns: How the AV Referendum was Won and Lost
Jonathan Isaby (chairman) – Political Director of The TaxPayers’ Alliance
Lewis Baston – Political Analyst and author of Don’t Take No For An Answer: The 2011 referendum and the future of electoral reform
Matthew Elliott – Chief Executive of The TaxPayers’ Alliance
Nick Wood – CEO of Media Intelligence Partners

And as if that isn't enough of a selection for you, there's also the chance to catch the TPA team speaking at a variety of fringe events across conference including:

Monday 3rd October

10.15am Fringe: Freedom Association on Climate Change with Matthew Sinclair and Roger Helmer MEP. Venue – The Freedom Zone, Bridgewater Hall

12.30pm Fringe: Conservative way Forward on the Tax Cutting Agenda with Dominic Raab MP, Matthew Elliott and Conor Burns MP. Venue – The French, Midland Hotel

5.30pm Fringe: Woodland Trust on The Future of England’s Forests with Matt Sinclair and others. Venue – Chester Suite, Midland Hotel.

7.15pm Fringe: SMF and Which? On Energy Prices with Matt Sinclair and others. Venue – Committee Room 2, Manchester Town HallThe Conservative Party Conference started yesterday and you will be able to find us in the Freedom Zone. You don't need a conference pass to get into this area, which is just outside the secure zone in Bridgewater Hall. If you are in the Manchester area before Wednesday do come and say hello and meet the team. We are hosting a number of exciting events at conference and we have top quality cast of speakers appearing:

Monday 3 October 11.30am
Cutting Council Spending and Delivering Lower Taxes
Emma Boon (chairman) – Campaign Director of The TaxPayers’ Alliance
Cllr David Burbage – Leader of the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead Council
Cllr Stephen Greenhalgh – Leader of Hammersmith and Fulham Council
John O’Connell – Research Director of The TaxPayers’ Alliance
Bob Neill MP – Minster for Local Government

Monday 3 October 2pm
We Need to Talk About Europe (an event with the Daily Express)
Matthew Elliott (chairman) – Chief Executive of The TaxPayers’ Alliance
Douglas Carswell – MP for Clacton
Patrick O’Flynn – Chief Political Commentator of The Daily Express
Tim Montgomerie – Editor of ConservativeHome

Tuesday 4 October 1.45pm
The TaxPayers’ Alliance: Digital Policy Under the Coalition
Dominique Lazanski (chairman) – Head of Digital Policy at The TaxPayers’ Alliance
Jeff Lynn – CEO of Seedrs Limited and Chairman of The Coalition for a Digital Economy (Coadec)
Andrew Orlowski - Technology reporter at The Register
Nick Pickles – Director of Big Brother Watch

Tuesday 4 October 2.45pm
The TaxPayers’ Alliance: How to Cut Taxes
Andrew Allum (chairman) – Chairman of The TaxPayers’ Alliance
Allister Heath – Chairman of the Tax Commission and Editor of City AM (pictured on the right)
Sajid Javid – MP for Bromsgrove
Graeme Leach – Commissioner on the Tax Commission and Chief Economist and Director of Policy of The Institute of Directors
Matthew Sinclair – Director of The TaxPayers’ Alliance

You might also be interested in this event which features our Chief Executive Matthew Elliott, discussing his recent sabbatical:

Tuesday 4 October 4pm
NO to AV: Winning Campaigns: How the AV Referendum was Won and Lost
Jonathan Isaby (chairman) – Political Director of The TaxPayers’ Alliance
Lewis Baston – Political Analyst and author of Don’t Take No For An Answer: The 2011 referendum and the future of electoral reform
Matthew Elliott – Chief Executive of The TaxPayers’ Alliance
Nick Wood – CEO of Media Intelligence Partners

And as if that isn't enough of a selection for you, there's also the chance to catch the TPA team speaking at a variety of fringe events across conference including:

Monday 3rd October

10.15am Fringe: Freedom Association on Climate Change with Matthew Sinclair and Roger Helmer MEP. Venue – The Freedom Zone, Bridgewater Hall

12.30pm Fringe: Conservative way Forward on the Tax Cutting Agenda with Dominic Raab MP, Matthew Elliott and Conor Burns MP. Venue – The French, Midland Hotel

5.30pm Fringe: Woodland Trust on The Future of England’s Forests with Matt Sinclair and others. Venue – Chester Suite, Midland Hotel.

7.15pm Fringe: SMF and Which? On Energy Prices with Matt Sinclair and others. Venue – Committee Room 2, Manchester Town Hall

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