UCL European Institute


The UCL EU Referendum Debate: To Remain or To Leave?

16 June 2016, 12:00 am

Constitution Unit Series

Event Information

Open to


16 June 2016, 6.00-7.30pm
UCL will host a major debate on all the issues raised by the EU referendum, with contributions from both campaigns and from academic experts

16 June 2016, 6.00-7.30pm

Logan Hall - Institute of Education
20 Bedford Way
London WC1H 0A


Speaker details will be announced in due course.

Special EU Referendum Seminar Series



  • Laura Sandys, Chair of the European Movement and former Conservative MP for South Thanet.
  • Chuka Umunna, Labour MP for Streatham, was Shadow Business Secretary from 2011 to 2015 and is a now a member of the Home Affairs Select Committee.


  • Jacob Rees-Mogg, Conservative MP for North East Somerset, is a member of the European Scrutiny Committee and Treasury Committee.

Further speaker to be announced

Expert Commentators

  • Swati Dhingra, Lecturer at the Department of Economics at LSE and Associate at the Centre for Economic Performance.
  • Anand Menon, Professor of European Politics and Foreign Affairs at King's College London and Director of the UK in a Changing Europe Initiative.
  • Simon Usherwood, Senior Lecturer in Politics at the University of Surrey.

Chair: Professor Meg Russell, Director or the Constitution Unit.