13 Oct 2021

Levelling Up: principles and practice event

Levelling Up: principles and practice 9 November, 4.30pm, online
Hosted by the Campaign for Social Science in partnership with SAGE Publishing
What will it take to actually 'Level Up' in the UK? Data from the social sciences can offer real insight into some of the possible answers to that question. At this free online event, the Campaign for Social Science will be exploring some of the evidence and what it tells us about the principles and practice that should be foremost if Levelling Up is to be effective. Click here to find out more and to register.
Speakers at Levelling up: Principles and Practice
Chaired by Will Hutton, President of the Academy of Social Sciences

  • Neil O'Brien, MP - Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities
  • Lord Kerslake, Chair of the UK2070 Commission
  • Juergen Maier, Vice-Chair of the Northern Powerhouse Partnership
  • Ben Houchen, Tees Valley Mayor
  • Stuart Martin, CEO, Satellite Applications Catapult
  • Professor Adrian Pabst, Deputy Director for Social and Political Economy, National Institute of Economic and Social Research
  • Professor Kate Pickett, Professor of Epidemiology at University of York and co-founder of The Equality Trust