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Monday 19 June

8:00 - Registration and tea/coffee

8:45-9:05 - Welcome

  • Professor Louise Richardson, Vice-Chancellor, University of Oxford
  • Professor Ngaire Woods, Dean, Blavatnik School of Government
  • Dr David Fine, Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company

9:10 - Bridging the economic gap: How can we fix capitalism?

  • Dr Geraldine Buckingham, Global Head of Corporate Strategy, BlackRock
  • Mr Koushik Chatterjee, Group Executive Director (Finance and Corporate), Tata Steel
  • Ms Hu Shuli, Editor-in-Chief, Caixin Media
  • Professor Karthik Ramanna, Professor of Business and Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government (Chair)

10:25 - Tea/coffee break

10:55 - Economy deep dive parallel sessions

The future of work and income

  • Mr Eric Beinhocker, Executive Director, INET Oxford
  • Dr Geraldine Buckingham, Global Head of Corporate Strategy, BlackRock
  • Dr Donald Kaberuka, Co-Chair, Commission on State Fragility, Growth and Development
  • Mr Tarek Mansour, Partner, McKinsey & Company
  • Professor Jonathan Wolff, Blavatnik Professor of Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government (Chair)

A societal role for Corporates

  • Mr Jonathan Day, Vice Chairman, Tapestry Network
  • Mr Koushik Chatterjee, Group Executive Director (Finance and Corporate), Tata Steel
  • Professor Colin Mayer, Saïd Business School
  • Dr Emily Jones, Associate Professor in Public Policy (Global Economic Governance), Blavatnik School of Government (Chair)

12:10 - Energising China

  • Dr Yinbiao Shu, Chairman, State Grid Corporation of China
  • Dr Thomas Hale, Associate Professor in Public Policy (Global Public Policy), Blavatnik School of Government (Chair)

12:30 - The great disequilibrium

  • Mr Tarek Mansour, Partner, McKinsey & Company
  • Professor Paul Collier, Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government (Chair)

12:45 - Lunch

During lunch on Monday 19 June, please visit our Research Programme stands located in the Inamori Forum to learn about the research undertaken at the Blavatnik School of Government. There will also be a McKinsey stand where you can engage on McKinsey & Company’s research.

13:45 - Bridging the accountability gap

  • Ms Swati Ramanathan, Co-Founder, Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy
  • Ms Thuli Madonsela, former Public Protector, South Africa
  • Professor Robert Klitgaard, University Professor, Claremont Graduate University
  • Professor Stefan Dercon, Professor of Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government (Chair)

15:05 - Bridging the political gap: Renovating politics

  • Professor Archon Fung, Ford Foundation Professor of Democracy and Citizenship, Harvard Kennedy School
  • Professor Arlie Hochschild, Professor Emerita, University of California, Berkeley
  • Professor Pepper Culpepper, Professor of Politics and Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government (Chair)

16:15 - Tea/coffee break

16:45 - Politics deep dive parallel sessions

Inclusive nationalism and narratives of citizenship

  • Professor Arlie Hochschild, Professor Emerita, University of California, Berkeley
  • Professor Yuli Tamir, Former Minister of Immigrant Absorption and Education, Israel
  • Dr Maya Tudor, Associate Professor of Government and Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government
  • Mr Patrick O’Flynn, UK Independence Party MEP
  • Dr Tom Simpson, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government (Chair)

Engaging citizens through political communication

  • Mr Nick Lovegrove, Partner, Brunswick Group
  • Mr Tim Dixon, Co-founder, Purpose Europe
  • Dr Damian Tambini, Research Director, Department of Media and Communications, London School of Economics
  • Professor Ngaire Woods, Dean, Blavatnik School of Government (Chair)

18:00 - Reflections from the day and drinks reception

  • Professor Ngaire Woods, Dean, Blavatnik School of Government
  • Mr Frank Mattern, Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company

Tuesday 20 June

8:30 - Registration and tea/coffee

9.00 - Opening Remarks

  • Mr Calum Miller, Chief Operating Officer, Blavatnik School of Government

9:10 - Overcoming the justice gap

  • Dr Bryan Stevenson, Founder and Executive Director, Equal Justice Initiative
  • Professor Anandi Mani, Professor of Behavioural Economics and Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government (Chair)

9:40 - Bridging the delivery gap: Meeting citizens’ expectations

  • Dr David Fine, Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company
  • Hon Leany Barreiro de Sousa Lemos, Secretary of State for Planning, Budget and Management, Brasilia
  • Dr Geoff Mulgan, Chief Executive, Nesta
  • Ms Swati Ramanathan, Co-Founder, Jana Group
  • Mr Calum Miller, Chief Operating Officer, Blavatnik School of Government (Chair)

10:55 - Tea/coffee break

11:25 - Public sector deep dive parallel sessions

A new set of public sector values  

  • Mr Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, Founder and Chairman, Africa Initiative for Governance
  • Mr Eric Braverman, President, Eric and Wendy Schmidt Group
  • Ms Thuli Madonsela, Chief Patron, Thuli Madonsela Foundation
  • Professor Bo Rothstein, Professor of Government and Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government (Chair)

Professionalism for performance: Innovative public management

  • Mr Nana Kwasi Agyekum Dwamena, Head of Civil Service, Ghana
  • Ms Theresa Reno-Weber, President and CEO, Metro United Way
  • Dr Martin Williams, Associate Professor in Public Management, Blavatnik School of Government
  • Ms Kate Josephs, Director of National Operations, Academies Regional Delivery Group, UK Department for Education
  • Dr Clare Leaver, Associate Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government (Chair)

12:40 - What are the next steps toward making societies more resilient and trusting?

  • Mr Frank Mattern, Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company
  • Senator Russell Feingold, former US Senator from Wisconsin
  • Professor Ngaire Woods, Dean, Blavatnik School of Government

13:50 - Closing Remarks

  • Professor Ngaire Woods, Dean, Blavatnik School of Government

14:00 - Conference finishes