UCL European Institute


Brexit - is the UK heading for a hard landing?

18 January 2018, 5:00 pm–6:30 pm

Clifford Chance

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An evening in conversation with Anna Soubry MP and Sir Keir Starmer MP organised by Clifford Chance and the UCL European Institute.

Thursday 18 January 2018, 5:00-6:30, followed by drinks and canapés

18 January 2018, 5:00-6:30pm
Clifford Chance
10 Upper Bank Street
London E14 5JJ

Clifford Chance and the UCL European Institute are delighted to welcome The Rt. Hon. Anna Soubry, Conservative MP for Broxtowe, and The Rt. Hon. Keir Starmer, Labour Member of Parliament and Shadow Brexit Secretary.

They will be joined by Professor Piet Eeckhout of UCL, Shanker Singham of the Legatum Institute and Phillip Souta of Clifford Chance. The panellists will discuss the progress of the UK's exit negotiations to date, and their prospects in 2018. The event will be moderated by Quentin Peel, formerly of the FT and currently an associate fellow with the Europe Programme at Chatham House.

Confirmed speakers:

  • Rt Hon Anna Soubry (Conservative MP for Broxtowe)
  • Rt Hon Sir Keir Starmer (Labour MP for Holborn and Shadow Brexit Secretary)
  • Professor Piet Eeckhout (Professor of EU Law and Dean, UCL Laws)
  • Shanker Singham (Director of Economic Policy and Prosperity Studies, Legatum Institute)
  • Phillip Souta (Head of UK Public Policy, Clifford Chance)

Chair: Quentin Peel (Associate Fellow, Chatham House)

The event is booked to capacity - please email european.institute@ucl.ac.uk to be added to the waitlist.