The Alternative Vote Electoral System – the referendum is coming (14 April 2011)

organised in association with Democratic Audit

14 April 2011, 3.00 – 5.00 pm, followed by a reception

Mary Sumner House, 24 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3RB

Programme:

15.00 – 15.20: Introduction and Welcome
Stuart Wilks-Heeg
, Director, Democratic Audit

The AV System – The view from the neutral corner
Professor Vernon Bogdanor
, Institute for Political and Constitutional Studies, King’s College London

15.20 – 15.40: AV – The case for
Guy Lodge
, Associate Director, Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR)

15.40 – 16.00 AV – The problems
Dr Monica Threlfall
, Reader in European Politics, ISET-Institute for the Study of European Transformations, London Metropolitan University

16.00 – 16.45: Questions and comments from the floor

16.45 – 17.00: Final remarks by all three speakers

17.00: Reception

Chaired by Brendan Donnelly, Director, The Federal Trust

To reserve a place at this event, please contact Ulrike Rüb-Taylor at ulrike.rub@fedtrust.co.uk or 020 7320 3045.

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