Past events

Below is an archive of past SBE events.

For event reviews, please take a look in the Speakers Corner.


Course : 18 March 2024 - 19 March 2024

SPE Courses: Macroeconomics - Refresher and Update

Meeting : 07 March 2024 11.00am - 12.00pm

Live Webinar: OBR Post‑Spring Budget Briefing

Speaker: Tom Josephs, Office for Budget Responsibility
Speaker: Steve Farrington, Office for Budget Responsibility
Chair: Catherine Connolly, economicsense

Meeting : 06 March 2024 5.00pm - 6.30pm

Assessing Cycles and Structural Changes in Markets

Speaker: Peter Oppenheimer, Goldman Sachs
Speaker: Andrew Smithers, Smithers & Co
Chair: Gillian Tett, King's College Cambridge

Meeting : 22 February 2024 8.30am - 10.00am

Breakfast Meeting: Public Service Productivity and Reform

Co‑hosted with the Institute for Government

Speaker: Stephen Aldridge, Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities
Speaker: Gemma Tetlow, Institute for Government
Chair: Amanda Rowlatt, Department for Transport

Course : 21 February 2024 - 23 February 2024

SPE Courses: Overview of cost‑benefit analysis with applied example

Meeting : 30 January 2024 5.30pm - 7.30pm

Outlook for the UK Economy 2024

Speaker: Anna Leach, Deputy Chief Economist, CBI
Speaker: Jari Stehn, Chief European Economist, Goldman Sachs
Chair: George Buckley, Chief UK Economist, Nomura

Meeting : 05 December 2023 8.30am - 10.00am

Prospects for the Housing Market: a building storm?

Speaker: Rebecca Shafran, BNP Paribas Real Estate
Speaker: Professor Paul Cheshire, London School of Economics
Chair: Stephen Meredith, Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities

Meeting : 29 November 2023 5.00pm - 5.30pm

SPE Annual General Meeting

Meeting : 29 November 2023 11.00am - 12.00pm

Live webinar: HM Treasury Post‑Autumn Statement Briefing

Speaker: Sam Beckett, Chief Economic Advisor, HM Treasury
Chair: George Buckley, Chief UK Economist, Nomura International

Annual Dinner : 20 November 2023 6.30pm

SPE Annual Dinner 2023