Past Programme 2008

Strategies for combating International Organised Crime
Chairman: The Rt Hon Lord Wilson of Dinton GCB

25-27 January 2008


50th Anniversary Event:  The priorities for US foreign policy after George W Bush
Co-Chairs: The Rt Hon Sir John Major KG CH and Dr Richard Haass

22-24 February 2008


South Africa:  Regional superpower or global player?
Chairman:  Mr Niall FitzGerald KBE

7-9 March 2008


Prisons policy:  rehabilitation, health and drugs
Chairman:  Lord Falconer of Thoroton QC

11-13 April 2008


Innovation:  the driving force in business?
Chair: Mr Richard Lambert

16-18 May 2008


The impact of population trends on the Millennium Development Goals
Chairman: HE Mr Kamalesh Sharma 

29-31 May 2008


Russia's future:  the choices for the new President
Chair:  Dr Alex Pravda

27-29 June 2008


Ditchley Foundation Annual Lecture XLIV
The Next Half-Century:  a Scientist's Hopes and Fears
Delivered by Lord Rees of Ludlow

12 July 2008


Can Latin America's potential be realised?
Chairman: The Rt Hon Michael Portillo

26-28 September 2008


The Future of NATO, in Europe and globally
Chairman: The Honorable Nicholas Burns

23-25 October 2008


How can the EU deliver an effective global strategy?
Chairman: Mr Charles Grant

6-8 November 2008


China, energy and the environment
Co-Chairs: Admiral (Retd) Dennis Blair and Mr Nick Butler


13-15 November 2008


The Media and Democracy
Chairman :  Mr Richard Manning

4-6 December 2008