Dods at the Labour Party Conference

Brighton Centre and Hilton Brighton Metropole

Fringe Events

The Labour Party Conference 2017 will be held at the Brighton Centre and Hilton Brighton Metropole, from Sunday 24 September until Wednesday 27 September.

Details of our 2017 fringe events can be found below.

If you are interested in running an event with us this year or would like further information, please contact partyconference@dodsgroup.com.

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The Aviation and Tourism Fringe

Sunday, 24 September, 2017 - 17:30 to 18:45

Durham Hall – Sherwood, Hilton Brighton Metropole (inside the secure zone)

Speakers 

  • Karen Dee, Chief Executive, Airport Operators Association
  • Alan Wardle, Director of Public Affairs, ABTA
Health and Care Forum

Health & Care Forum Reception

Sunday, 24 September, 2017 - 19:45 to 21:00

Durham Hall – Sherwood, Hilton Brighton Metropole (inside the secure zone)

Speaker

  • Justin Madders MP, Shadow Minister for Health 

Host

  • Daniel Bond, Political Editor, The House magazine

Our 2017 partners: Medical Protection Society; Royal College of Emergency Medicine and Tunstall.

To apply for  a ticket or for more information, please email labourfringes@dodsgroup.com.

New Mayors and New Transport Powers – Global Lessons On How Labour Can Deliver Integrated Cities

Monday, 25 September, 2017 - 08:30 to 09:45

Durham Hall - Wentwood - Hilton Brighton Metropole

Please note, this roundtable discussion is by invitation only. Please email labourfringes@dodsgroup.com for more information.

Health and Care Forum

Health & Care Forum Debate

Monday, 25 September, 2017 - 08:30 to 09:45

Durham Hall – Sherwood, Hilton Brighton Metropole (inside the secure zone)

Speaker

  • Justin Madders MP, Shadow Minister for Health 

Chair

  • Daniel Bond, Political Editor, The House magazine

Our 2017 partners: Medical Protection Society; Royal College of Emergency Medicine and Tunstall.

One Railway: Making our communities fairer and stronger

Monday, 25 September, 2017 - 12:45 to 14:00

Durham Hall – Sherwood, Hilton Brighton Metropole (inside the secure zone)

Race to the top: Attracting infrastructure investment through International Standards

Monday, 25 September, 2017 - 12:45 to 14:00

Durham Hall - Argyle, Hilton Brighton Metropole (inside the secure zone)

Chair

  • Justin Sullivan, Chair of RICS Quantity Surveying and Construction Board

A new era: The role of business in delivering growth and prosperity

Monday, 25 September, 2017 - 17:30 to 18:45

Durham Hall – Sherwood, Hilton Brighton Metropole (inside the secure zone)

Speakers

  • John McDonnell MP, Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer
  • Carolyn Fairbairn, Director-General, CBI
  • Tim Hames, Director-General, BVCA

Chair

  • Dan Roberts, Brexit Policy Editor, The Guardian

Renewing Britain: Professionalism, the built environment and Brexit

Monday, 25 September, 2017 - 19:00 to 20:15

The Dome, Hotel du Vin, Brighton

Chair

  • Daniel Bond, Political Editor, The House magazine
Apprenticeships Forum

Apprenticeships Forum Reception

Monday, 25 September, 2017 - 19:45 to 21:00

Durham Hall – Sherwood, Hilton Brighton Metropole (inside the secure zone)

Speaker

  • Karin Smyth MP, APPG for Apprenticeships

Host

  • Kevin Schofield, Editor, PoliticsHome

Our 2017 partners: Alstom; Chartered Insurance Institute; United Utilities; University of Warwick and WorldSkills UK.

To apply for a ticket or for more information, please email labourfringes@dodsgroup.com.

Apprenticeships Forum

Apprenticeships Forum Debate

Tuesday, 26 September, 2017 - 08:30 to 09:45

Durham Hall – Sherwood, Hilton Brighton Metropole (inside the secure zone)

Speaker

  • Gordon Marsden MP, Shadow Minister for Education

Chair

  • Kevin Schofield, Editor, PoliticsHome

Our 2017 partners: Alstom; Chartered Insurance Institute; United Utilities; University of Warwick and WorldSkills UK.

Empowering Entrepreneurs to Disrupt the Status Quo

Tuesday, 26 September, 2017 - 12:45 to 14:00

Durham Hall – Sherwood, Hilton Brighton Metropole (inside the secure zone)

 

The Rail Interview

Tuesday, 26 September, 2017 - 12:45 to 14:00

Durham Hall - Argyle, Hilton Brighton Metropole (inside the secure zone)

Supporting Armed Forces children in education: Are we making the grade?

Tuesday, 26 September, 2017 - 17:30 to 18:45

Durham Hall – Sherwood, Hilton Brighton Metropole (inside the secure zone)

Speakers

  • Nia Griffith MP, Shadow Defence Secretary
  • Roger Garratt, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, MKC Heroes

Chair

  • Charles Byrne, Director General, The Royal British Legion

DIY Brexit: what do the public want Brexit to look like?

Tuesday, 26 September, 2017 - 19:45 to 21:00

Durham Hall – Sherwood, Hilton Brighton Metropole (inside the secure zone)

Speakers

  • Jenny Chapman MP, Shadow Minister for Exiting the European Union
  • Laura Townshend, Communications Director, 38 Degrees