Events

UPCOMING EVENT – Cryptocurrency & Blockchain: Where Next?

UPCOMING EVENT – Cryptocurrency & Blockchain: Where Next?

Cryptocurrencies are providing an alternate form of monetary exchange for businesses and investors, cutting high transaction costs associated with overseas banking procedures. With investors increasingly targeting crypto as a new form of long-term investment, what role can these currencies play in the future digital economy? Alongside the rise of cryptocurrencies is the rise of blockchain technology. This technology helps capture […]

by · 11th March 2019 · 2019 Events
UPCOMING EVENT – Cyber Crime: The Next Threat

UPCOMING EVENT – Cyber Crime: The Next Threat

The UK is under attack. Whether the target is an illicit dating site, a leading business, charity or even the National Health Service (NHS), hackers and international criminals have demonstrated a level of indiscriminate ruthlessness towards wreaking havoc and stealing confidential information from victims. The impact of these attacks are profound. In September last year, that ride-hailing firm Uber agreed to pay £133m to […]

by · 11th March 2019 · 2019 Events
Tuesday 12th December 2017 – Parliament Street Homelessness Roundtable

Tuesday 12th December 2017 – Parliament Street Homelessness Roundtable

In the 5th/6th largest economy in the world, one would be surprised to hear about the rise in homelessness that has occurred over the last decade or so. This December, Parliament Street launched its campaign to increase political and civic activity in tackling homelessness. Although launched at Christmastime, this is a campaign we will be pursuing throughout 2018. On Tuesday […]

by · 27th December 2017 · 2017 Events Calendar
Tuesday 31st October 2017 – Parliament Street Halloween Party

Tuesday 31st October 2017 – Parliament Street Halloween Party

Tuesday 31st October 2017 Tonight, leading UK think tank, Parliament Street hosted a lively Halloween Party at Davy’s Bar in Canary Wharf (31-35 Fishermans Walk). Guests were treated to brilliant comedy routine – from award winning comedian, Leo Kearse. Unlike many comedians Leo has a right-of-centre take on things – which makes for fresh comedy! Judging from the hearty laughs Leo […]

by · 31st October 2017 · 2017 Events Calendar
Wednesday 13th September 2017 – How do we solve Britain’s Mental Health Crisis?

Wednesday 13th September 2017 – How do we solve Britain’s Mental Health Crisis?

How to solve Britain’s mental health crisis? – Review by Danny Bowman On Wednesday 13th September, Parliament Street held a joint event with the conservative think tank the Bow Group on how to solve Britain’s ongoing mental health crisis. On the panel there was an eclectic mix of speakers including Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP, Dr Jon Stanley who is […]

by · 14th September 2017 · 2017 Events Calendar
Saturday 9th September 2017: Parliament Street Tech Frontiers Conference

Saturday 9th September 2017: Parliament Street Tech Frontiers Conference

Saturday 9th September 2017 Today, Parliament Street was pleased to launch its new Technology Policy Group, Highway to Tomorrow at our first Tech Frontiers Conference The event took place at the St. Matthews’ Conference Centre in Westminster. The main hall was consistantly full and the conference attracted entrepreneurs, tech professionals and industry experts. Please check out our photo gallery on […]

by · 9th September 2017 · 2017 Events Calendar
Thursday 13th July 2017: Parliament Street 5th Anniversary Boat Party

Thursday 13th July 2017: Parliament Street 5th Anniversary Boat Party

On 13th July 2017 Westminster think-tank, Parliament Street, celebrated their fifth anniversary with ‘a night on the Thames’ The organisation hired the Dutch Master, one of London’s most famous party boats, for an exclusive black-tie ball on the river Thames. Joining them on the boat were a host of high-profile guests from the world’s of politics, business and the media, In […]

by · 14th July 2017 · 2017 Events Calendar
Friday 23rd June 2017: Brexit – One Year On

Friday 23rd June 2017: Brexit – One Year On

GUEST REVIEW BY RORY WHITE-ANDREWS On Friday 23 June 2017, exactly a year to the day after Britain’s monumental (and, some might argue, catastrophic) decision to vote to leave the European Union, Parliament Street assembled a group of distinguished academics to discuss the ramifications and consequences of Brexit in front of a packed lecture theatre in KCL’s Strand Campus. The […]

by · 24th June 2017 · 2017 Events Calendar
Thursday 16th March 2017 – A 21st century approach to mental health – part 2

Thursday 16th March 2017 – A 21st century approach to mental health – part 2

By Danny Bowman After the success of the first event it was now time for the main event in the House of Commons with a sell-out audience of 200 people in attendance and an esteemed panel including the Police and Crime Commissioner for Kent, Matthew Scott; Leading psychologist and author, Rob Wilson; Director of Time to Change, Sue Baker and […]

Wednesday 15th March 2017 – A 21st century approach to mental health -part 1

Wednesday 15th March 2017 – A 21st century approach to mental health -part 1

By Danny Bowman As many of you know March is Parliament Street’s mental health month focusing on every aspect of the subject. With all that said Parliament Street decided to host one event that turned into two events due to the large amount of interest in the topic. We held both events at the Houses of Parliament with two days […]