Skilling Britain for the twenty first century
BY spectator events
May 2, 2013
The Institute of Directors, 116 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5ED
Andrew Neil, chairman, The Spectator Magazine Group
Matthew Hancock, secretary of state for Health and Social Care
Kenneth Baker, Lord Baker of Dorking was a Conservative MP from 1968 to 1997.
Steve Holliday, chief executive, National Grid plc, non executive director, Marks & Spencer plc
Do we have the skills to thrive in the 21st century?
Industry specialists say no. Where did we go wrong and how do we get back on track?
The Spectator hosted a half-day forum and considered how Britain can start making connections between our present and our future.