Looks like a worthwhile (if somewhat bureaucratic and reformist) event: certainly healthier than the travesty that was ‘Marxism 20013’…
The Centre for Labour and Social Studies (Class) is pleased to announce its first national conference will be held this autumn
Class Conference 2013: Leading the Debate
Saturday 2 November 2013
TUC, Congress House
23-28 Great Russell Street
London WC1B 3LS
Class is holding its first major conference featuring a range of world class speakers for delegates from across the labour movement.
This large-scale conference aims to provide a unique opportunity to debate the policies we want to see implemented in 2015.
The day will consist of two main sessions with a selection of plenaries in the morning and afternoon. In these sessions we will address the most important concerns of the day including economic alternatives, the welfare state, work and pay, the role of trade unions in society, young people, housing, equality, inequality, public services, the NHS, amongst many more.
Allyson Pollock, Ann Pettifor, Angela Eagle MP, Billy Hayes, Christine Blower, Claude Moraes MEP, Professor Costas Lapavitsas, Professor Doreen Massey, Duncan Weldon, Ellie Mae O’Hagan, Emily Thornberry MP, Fiona Millar, Frances O’Grady, Ian Lavery MP, Jack Dromey MP, Cllr James Murray, John Hendy QC, Jon Trickett MP, Joy Johnson, Kate Bell, Professor Keith Ewing, Ken Livingstone, Kevin Maguire, Laura Pidcock, Len McCluskey, Lisa Nandy MP, Manuel Cortes, Professor Marjorie Mayo, Mark Serworka, Mehdi Hasan, Melissa Benn, Mick Whelan, Owen Jones, Prem Sikka, Shelly Asquith, Stefan Stern, Stewart Lansley, Lord Stewart Wood, Wilf Sullivan, Zoe Williams… and many more still to be announced.
Come along to have your say.
To book a ticket please visit our Eventbrite page http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/event/6122960941
To find out more about the event please visit our website http://classonline.org.uk/events/item/class-conference-2013-leading-the-debate or the Facebook event https://www.facebook.com/events/500706923317709/?ref=22.
Projects and Events Officer
Our mailing address is:
Class: Centre for Labour and Social Studies
128 Theobalds Road
London, England WC1X 8TN