Please join us for an afternoon at the Oxford Martin School of seminars and discussion marking the legacy of former Cabinet Secretary Jeremy Heywood (1980). Open to all University members and alumni. The event is free to attend, please register on Eventbrite.
14:00-14:30: Arrival & Coffee
14:30-16:00: Part 1 – Leading Whitehall Under Pressure
16:00-16:30: Tea/Coffee Break
16:30-18:00: Part 2 – The Slow Death of Yes Minister?
The event will end with a short drinks reception back at Hertford College.
About the Speakers
Part 1 – Leading Whitehall Under Pressure
Sue Owen – Permanent Secretary for the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport
Melanie Dawes – Permanent Secretary for the Department for Communities & Local Government
Shriti Vadera – Chairwoman of Santander UK and former Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and Parliamentary Secretary in the Cabinet Office.
Toby Barnard – Emeritus Hertford Fellow, and Jeremy’s former History tutor
Will Hutton – Principal of Hertford College
Part 2 – The Slow Death of Yes Minister?
Gus O’Donnell– former Cabinet Secretary 2005-2011
Martin Donnelly – former Permanent Secretary for the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills, former Permanent Secretary at the Department of International Trade; Academic Visitor at Hertford College
Tom Kibasi – Director of the Institute for Public Policy Research