A Changing World: The UK and Global Economy after the Covid-19 Pandemic

Online
Friday, 18 September 2020
11:00 am – 12:15 pm
    • Professor Trevor Williams

Join expert and experienced economist Trevor Williams as he cuts through the noise, demystifying economics. This keynote session will give a key economics update with particular emphasis on our sector including such relevant subjects as what are the future prospects for the country, how will we pay for the increase in the government debt that is underway, who will the winners and losers be? This is sure to be a fascinating session as anyone who has previously heard Trevor speak will attest.

Learning Objective:

By the end of this seminar you will be able to understand the impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic on the UK and Global Economy, supported by current market trends and expert analysis.

If you need any more information about what Trevor is going to cover during his talk he will be addressing questions such as:

  • what are the numbers currently telling us?
  • what trends are being seen
  • the impact of so much home working / furlough / job losses
  • who are the winners and losers?
  • the implications for the Brexit negotiations and how these in turn will impact us here in the UK

Speaker Biography
Trevor Williams is the former chief economist of Lloyds Bank, a position he held for over 15 years. He has worked as an economist in the city of London for 30 years, and formerly worked in the government economic service. His extensive experience covers financial markets, econometric modelling, the UK and global economy, including issues such as global trade, demographics, productivity, the third industrial revolution and the future of the global economy, of manufacturing & industry etc.

Joining instructions will be sent with your booking confirmation. If you are unable to attend, please cancel at your earliest convenience to allow another member to attend.

CII Accredited

This demonstrates the quality of an event and that it meets CII member CPD scheme requirements.

1 1/4 hours' CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

It is recommended that you keep any evidence of the CPD activity you have completed and upload copies to the recording tool as the CII may ask to see this if your record is selected for review. Details of the scheme can be viewed online at www.cii.co.uk/cpd.