How to Win the next Election

Midland Hotel, Alexandra A Suite [inside the secure zone] 2:00 – 4:45pm
Speakers: Rt Hon Owen Paterson MP; Lord Ashcroft; Tim Montgomerie; Rt Hon Andrew Mitchell MP; Paul Goodman [Chair]


In Conversation with Iain Duncan Smith

ConservativeHome Marquee 6:30 – 8:00pm
In Partnership with Prudential and AgeUK
Speaker: Rt Hon Iain Duncan Smith MP



Women on Boards and Public Appointments; Panel Session and Q&A

ConservativeHome Marquee 8:00 – 9:30am
In Partnership with Women2Win, Conservative Women’s Organisation and Local Government Association Conservatives
Speakers: Rt Hon Francis Maude MP; Rowena Ironside and Rachel Tranter, Women on Boards UK; James Tarbit, EMEAKorn/Ferry Whitehead Mann; Amanda Sater, Board Member – Trustee and Cllr Clare Whelan, Local Government Association, Environment Board


Future Majority: Can the Conservatives win in a changing Britain?

ConservativeHome Marquee 10:00 – 11:30am
In Partnership with British Future
Speakers: Ian Birrell [Chair]; Margot James MP, Eric Ollerenshaw MP, and Alok Sharma MP


Are We On Course To Meet Our Housing Needs?

ConservativeHome Marquee 2:30 – 4:00pm
In Partnership with Home Builders Federation, Lend Lease and Construction Products Association
Speakers: John Howell MPStewart Baseley, Executive Chairman, Home Builders Federation; Simon Hipperson, Chief Executive Officer, Lend Lease EMEA; Andrew Carter Deputy CEO of Centre for Cities.


An Audience with Boris Johnson – ‘Destination signs from Manchester – How London drives the UK economy’

Manchester Central, Exchange Auditorium [inside the secure zone]
6:00 – 6:45pm
In Partnership with Indigo Public Affairs
Speaker: Boris Johnson, Mayor of London


The Aviation Reception

Midland Hotel, Alexandra A Suite [inside the secure zone] 11:30pm – 1:00am
In Partnership with The Airport Operators Association, Emirates Airline and
Manchester Airports Group
Speakers: Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin; Ed Anderson, Chairman, Airport Operators Association; Tim Hawkins, Corporate Affairs Director, Manchester Airports Group



Ministers and Mandarins:  How Politicians and Civil Servants Can Work Better Together

ConservativeHome Marquee [inside the secure zone]
10:00 – 11:30am
In Partnership with Institute for Government
Speakers: Rt Hon Francis Maude MP; Nick Herbert MP; Peter Riddell CBE; Anne McElvoy and Paul Goodman [Chair].


What should the “red-lines” be for EU renegotiation?

ConservativeHome Marquee 12:00 – 1:00pm
In Partnership with Business for Britain
Speakers: Matthew Elliott, Business for Britain; Ruth Lea, Arbuthnot Banking Group; Dr Liam Fox MP, Syed Kamall MEP; Paul Goodman [Chair]


How can the Government help small business?

ConservativeHome Marquee 2:30 – 4:00pm
In Partnership with the Tax Payers Alliance
Speakers:  Matthew Sinclair, Chief Executive, TaxPayers’ Alliance [Chair]; Sajid Javid MP; Andrew Lilico, Director and Principal, Europe Economics; Dominic Raab MP; Xavier Rolet – CEO, London Stock Exchange


The UK in a Global Race: Competitiveness of UK financial services  

Radisson Hotel, Richter Suite [inside the secure zone]
3:00 – 4:30pm
In Partnership with TheCityUK
Speakers: Tim Montgomerie [Chair]; Rt Hon Greg Clark; Syed Kamall MEP; Andrea Leadsom MP; Chris Cummings, CEO of CityUK


ConservativeHome and Save the Children Reception

Midland Hotel, Petersfield Suite [inside the secure zone] 9:30 – 11:00pm
Speakers: The Rt Hon William Hague MP; Richard Taylor, Director of Corporate Affairs – Morrisons; Justin Forsyth, Chief Executive – Save the Children; Tim Montgomerie