A Question of Independence

October 23, 2014

Scotland’s Place in the World
8.30am, 23rd October, The Scotsman Head Office, Edinburgh

A deal on the referendum has now been agreed. It is crucial that everyone with an interest in the future ofScotlandand the future of theUKask themselves: what would independence mean forScotland’s place in the world – for its international relationships, its global reputation and its exporters? Join us next Tuesday for this unmissable conference.

Our panel of expert speakers include:

Fiona Hyslop, Cabinet Secretary for Culture & External Affairs

Jim Sillars, writer and commentator

Ian McAteer, Chairman, TheUnion

Linda McDowall, Senior Director, ScottishEnterprise

Peter Hughes, Chief Executive, Scottish Engineering

Prof Phil Thomas, Chairman Scottish Salmon Producers Organisation

Dr Juliet Kaarbo,UniversityofEdinburgh

Professor John Briggs, Director,GlasgowCentre for International Development

Humza Yousaf MSP, Minister for External Affairs & International Development

Professor Nicholas Tsagourias, International lawyer,UniversityofSheffield

Book your place today!

Information & Fees

We are pleased to offer the best value conferences rates inScotland:

Rate £99 + VAT (10% discount for previous Scotsman Conference delegates)
Fees include networking lunch and exclusive access to
The Scotsman’s Post Conference Reports

For more information or to book please email
or give the team a call on: 0131 620 8656


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