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Risky Business: Managing Innovation for Growth

28 October 2013 - 18:00 to 19:00

Chatham House, London


Rt Hon Lord Heseltine, Deputy Prime Minister, UK (1995-97); Author, No Stone Unturned: In Pursuit of Growth
Will Hutton, Principal, Hertford College, Oxford; Chair, The Big Innovation Centre, The Work Foundation
Professor Mariana Mazzucato, RM Phillips Chair in Science & Technology Policy, University of Sussex; Author, The Entrepreneurial State: Debunking Public vs Private Sector Myths (Anthem, 2013)
Kathryn Parsons, Co-founder, Decoded
Chair: Sir Richard Sykes, Chair, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust



The panel will evaluate the role of the public and private sectors in spurring innovation and explore the link between high-risk entrepreneurial investments and economic growth. They will consider the responsibilities of the state in supporting innovation and how the risks and rewards can be managed to ensure that economic growth is inclusive and sustainable.

ASK A QUESTION: Send questions for the panel by email to [email protected] or using #askCH on Twitter. A selection will be put to them during the event.