Past events

Below is an archive of past SBE events.

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


Meeting : 09 May 2017 6.00pm

How should competition authorities and regulators facilitate innovation?

Speaker: Geoffrey Myers, Director of Competition Economics, Ofcom
Speaker: Dr Mike Walker, Chief Economist Advisor, Competition and Markets Authority

Meeting : 25 April 2017 5.30pm

Brexit following Article 50: Implications for the economy, trade & negotation

Speaker: Prof Jagjit Chadha, Director, NIESR
Speaker: Dr Rebecca Harding, CEO, Equant Analytics
Speaker: Jacqueline Minor, retiring Head of Representation for the European Commission in the UK

Meeting : 27 March 2017 6.00pm - 8.00pm

Secular stagnation and low interest rates

Speaker: Andrew Milligan OBE, Head of Global Strategy, Standard Life Investments
Speaker: Jari Stehn, Senior Economist, Global Economics Group, Goldman Sachs

Meeting : 09 March 2017 8.30am - 10.00am

HM Treasury Post‑Budget Briefing

Chris Drane, Deputy Director, Fiscal Group, HM Treasury
Stephen Farrington, Deputy Director, Economics Group, HM Treasury

Masterclass : 16 February 2017 6.00pm - 8.00pm

Masterclass in Career Development: Succeeding in Economics

Bronwyn Curtis OBE, Governor, London School of Economics
Dr James Richardson, Chief Economist, National Infrastructure Commission
Bridget Rosewell OBE, Founder & Senior Adviser, Volterra Partners

Meeting : 09 January 2017 6.00pm - 8.00pm

2017 Outlook for the UK Economy

Erik Britton, Fathom Consulting
Andrew Benito, Goldman Sachs

Meeting : 24 November 2016 8.30am - 10.00am

Post Autumn Budget Statement

Sir Dave Ramsden, Chief Economic Adviser, HM Treasury

Annual Conference : 18 November 2016 9.00am - 2.00pm

Annual Conference 2016

Meeting : 08 November 2016 5.15pm

AGM & UK Housing Debate: Does home‑ownership matter?

Dame Kate Barker, Member, Redfern Review Panel
Ian Mulheirn, Head of Consulting, Oxford Economics

Meeting : 13 October 2016

Trade Policy - The UK's Next Steps

Michael Williams, Acting Chief Economist, Department for International Trade
Jim Rollo, Deputy Head, Sussex Migration Observatory