Past Programme 2006

The G8 Initiative on African Development: how should Africa respond?
Chair: The Rt Hon Baroness Chalker of Wallasey   

13-15 January 2006


Is non-proliferation policy heading for failure?
Chair: Dr Hans Blix

10-12 February 2006


The future of the aerospace industry.
Chair: Sir Richard Evans CBE

10-12 March 2006


Brazil: truly global in its impact?
Chair:The Rt Hon The Lord Garel-Jones

7-9 April 2006


Conflict prevention or economic development: which should come first?
Chair: The Hon Gareth Evans AO QC

19-21 May 2006


What conditions are necessary for artistic and cultural creativity?
Chair: Sir Christopher Frayling

9-11 June 2006


Ditchley Foundation Lecture XLII
Balancing Society and Market:  Public Policy and Growth for Africa
Delivered by the Honourable Trevor A Manuel MP, Minister of Finance, Republic of South Africa

7 July 2006


Adapting to geopolitical trends:  what priorities for the EU?
Co-Chairs: HE Mr Wolfgang Ischinger and Sir Jeremy Greenstock


A mini-conference in Berlin, Germany

18 September 2006


Prospects for the Caucasus region
Chair: Sir Brian Fall GCVP KCMG

29 September-1 October 2006


Energy and the environment: the essential next steps
Chair: Professor Sir David King

13-15 October 2006


The politics of identity and religion:  must cultures clash?
Chair: Mr Dick Spring

27-29 October 2006


US-European communication:  is the gap widening
Co-Chairs: Sir Jeremy Greenstock and Ambassador Richard Haass


13 November 2006


The international promotion of democracy
Chair: Sir Jeremy Greenstock GCMG
A conference in Washington DC in cooperation with the State Department

16-17 November 2006


Can terrorism be comprehensively eradicated?
Chair:  Professor Joseph Nye

8-10 December 2006