Event

Brexit: what now? what next?

28 Jan 2019, Edinburgh

The Centre on Constitutional Change, in partnership with the UK in a Changing Europe, are holding this event to examine the latest Brexit developments and what they mean for Scotland and the UK.

 

Brexit: What Now? What Next? will hear from politicians, journalists and academics including: 

  • Michael Russell MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Government Business and Constitutional Relations 

  • Professor Nicola McEwen, Co-Director, Centre on Constitutional Change

  • Professor Anand Menon, Director, UK in a Changing Europe

 

This free event will offer insights into the Brexit process in general and its impact on the evolving devolution settlement in particular. 

 

Programme
 

9:00 - 9:30: Registration and coffee

9:30 - 9:40: Introduction

  • Professor Anand Menon, Director, UK in a Changing Europe

9:40 - 10:30: Brexit Perspectives

  • Prof Drew Scott, Professor of European Union Studies, University of Edinburgh

  • Dr Mary Murphy, Jean Monnet Chair in European Integration, University College Cork. 

  • Dr Simon Usherwood, Deputy director at the UK in a Changing Europe and Reader in Politics, University of Surrey

10:30 - 11:10: A Panel of Leading Politicians answer Questions 

11:10 - 11:30: Coffee

11:30 - 12:15: Brexit, Devolution and the Future of the Union

  • Prof Michael Keating, Director, Centre on Constitutional Change, University of Aberdeen 

  • Prof Nicola McEwen, Co-Director, Centre on Constitutional Change, University of Edinburgh

  • Prof Jo Hunt, Professor in Law, Cardiff University 

12:15 - 13:00: Keynote

  • Michael Russell MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Government Business and Constitutional Relations

13:00 – Close and Buffet Lunch

Should you have any inquiries should be emailed to: Centre.Constitutional.Change@ed.ac.uk

 

Location: 
Dynamic Earth
Holyrood Road
EH8 8AS Edinburgh