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Chatham House at the 2017 Conservative Party Conference

Alexandra A, Midland Hotel, Manchester


Rt Hon Alistair Burt MP, Minister of State for International Development and Minister of State for the Middle East, UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Crispin Blunt MP, Chair, UK Foreign Affairs Committee, (2015-17)
Ebru Pakcan, Global Head of Payments Treasury & Trade Solutions, Citi Bank
Dame Mariot Leslie, Associate Fellow, Europe Programme, Chatham House
Dr Linda Yueh, Economist, Broadcaster and Author
Chair: Jack Blanchard, London Playbook Editor, Politico


As the United Kingdom negotiates its exit from the European Union, it will need to reshape its position and role on the world stage. The panel will discuss the implications of this exit and how best to manage this transition, addressing the trade opportunities that this presents and the challenges posed to the UK during the exit negotiations and beyond.

This event will be held in the 2017 Conservative Party Conference secure zone. Attendance requires a conference pass.