The Cook Society Briefing

The Cook Society Briefing

24th May 2018
5:30pm to 8:30pm

No… Mrs May and Mr Turnbull won’t be attending, but…

The Cook Society has organised a seminar entitled:

‘The Future of the Britain-Australia Trading Relationship’

There will be a keynote introduction to the event from HE The Hon George Brandis QC, the newly-installed Australian High Commissioner to the UK and former Attorney-General of Australia. A cordial invitation has been extended to the Britain-Australia Society to join members of The Cook Society at this invitation-only event for insights and discussion on the bilateral talks from front-line diplomats from both the UK Department for International. Trade and Austrade and other experts in key aspects of  global trade.

Panel Members:

  • Michael Charlton – Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer, Department for International Trade (DIT)
  • Sir David Higgins – Non-executive Chairman, HS2
  • Mark Littlewood – Director-General, Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA)
  • Kyle Naish – Counsellor (Trade), Australian High Commission
  • Dr Derrick Wilkinson – Consulting Economist (Agriculture and Trade)

Numbers will be limited at this privileged event and a number of places have been reserved for B-AS members. These will be allocated by ballot if applications exceed the allocation.

To register a place please click here or call 020-7630-1075

The Cook Society is a senior bilateral organisation run out of the Britain-Australia Society offices, formed in 1969 to promote and strengthen the relationship between Great Britain and Australia.

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