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2015

The future of democracy in the world: Magna Carta 800th Anniversary
Chair: The Rt Hon. the Lord Judge
29-31 January 2015
In association with the Magna Carta 800th Committee *

European security and the Ukraine crisis: a post-Helsinki world?
Chair: Sir Nigel Sheinwald GCMG
26-28 February 2015

Global ambitions and local grievances: understanding political Islam
Chair: Ambassador Akbar Ahmed
19-21 March 2015
In association with the Open Society Foundations *

Climate and energy risk
Chair: Mr Tom Burke CBE
16-18 April 2015

Intelligence, security and privacy
Chair: Sir John Scarlett KCMG, OBE
14-16 May 2015
In partnership with the American Ditchley Foundation *

China: economic growth and political reform
Chair: The Lord Powell of Bayswater, KCMG
18-20 June 2015

51st Annual Lecture
'Global conflicts and human displacement: 21st Century challenges'
by UN High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres
11 July 2015

The Asia-Pacific: an agenda for new challenges
Co-Chairs: His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston CC CMM COM CD and Mrs Janice Charette
18-20 September 2015
In partnership with the Canadian Ditchley Foundation *

The UK and the EU: redefining the relationship or heading for the exit?
Chair: The Rt Hon. Baroness Ashton of Upholland GCMG
29-31 October 2015

Free trade and investment: why are we losing the arguments?
Chair: Ambassador Charlene Barshefsky
19-21 November 2015

The digital economy: power and accountability in the private sector
Chair: Ms Nuala O'Connor
10-12 December 2015
In association with Vodafone

* The Ditchley Foundation actively seeks financial support from other organisations sympathetic to the Foundation’s aims and objectives.  Any such funding is accepted on the basis that the sponsor or funding institution gains no influence over the direction of the conference programme or individual conferences, though their support will be fully acknowledged in appropriate ways.