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The Canning Conference 2020: The Canning Agenda 10 Years On

  • Clothworkers' Hall, EC3R 7AH
  • 09:00-13:00

Ten years after the UK Government launched its Canning Agenda, announcing its intention to re-engage with Latin America, the Canning Conference 2020 seeks to review progress and establish how successful it has been, and identify what needs to be done to accelerate the progress of a revitalised relationship between Latin America and the UK.

The Canning Conference 2020

The Canning Agenda 10 Years On

In 2010 the British government launched the Canning Agenda, announcing its intention to re-engage with Latin America.

Ten years on, this event seeks to review progress and establish how successful the agenda has been to date, and identify what needs to be done to accelerate the progress of a revitalised relationship between Latin America and the UK.

With support from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office.

Please note: all ticket prices include VAT.

Confirmed speakers:

Lord Hague of Richmond

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The Lord Hague, then Foreign Secretary, delivering his Canning Agenda speech in 2010.

The Lord Hague will speak at the Canning Conference via video.

Jeremy Browne

Former Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Honorary Vice-President Canning House

Chris Bryant MP

Honorary Vice-President, Canning House

Victor Bulmer-Thomas CMG OBE

Academic, Associate Fellow at Canning House, former Director of Chatham House

Ben Digby

Director of Trade & Investment, CBI

Christopher Garnett

Principal, ChuteCourt Asesores Ltd.

Thomas Mills

Lecturer in Diplomatic and International History, Lancaster University

Michael Stott

Latin America editor, Financial Times


More information coming soon...

Conference Agenda

  • The Canning Conference 2020: The Canning Agenda 10 Years On

  • Welcome and Introduction

    09:00-09:05

  • Keynote Speech

    09:05-09:30

  • Session 1: Reviewing the agenda

     What progress has been made to date?

     What have been the main challenges?

     What is the view from Latin America?

     Is the agenda still relevant?

    09:30 – 10:45

  • Break

    10:45-11:15

  • Session 2: The future of the Canning Agenda

     What does the future of the Canning Agenda look like post-Brexit?

     Does it need to be reframed?

     Where should the government and business community focus their efforts?

    11:15-12:30

  • Closing Dialogue

    12:30-13:00

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