Volume 19 - Issue 9

  • December 2008

Primary education

Sir Peter Williams: Intervention in mathematics in primary schools
Sir Jim Rose: Improving primary education
David Fann: The view from the classroom

Innovation

Dr Ian Pearson: A fundamental component of our future prosperity
Professor Vicky Pryce: Delivering greater productivity
Andy Goldberg: The rise and fall of the ‘ideapreneur’

Energy efficiency

Lord Turner: Improving the energy efficiency of the existing building stock
Professor Michael Kelly: Engineering a strategy – a personal view
James Rae: Investing in technology to achieve improved efficiency
Eddy Collier: How does the UK achieve its carbon reduction goals?

Environmental change

Professor Bob Watson: A programme that tackles some of the big questions
Professor Alan Thorpe: Predicting possible futures to inform sound policy
Dr Richard Pike: New technologies for a sustainable world

Olympic legacy

Tessa Jowell: What will be the legacy of the 2012 London Olympics?
John Armitt: Building the Olympic legacy
Tom Russell: Choices and priorities for the Olympic legacy
Lord Mawson: Creating Water City in East London

Sustainable transport

Professor Brian Collins: The road to integrated policy
Dr Bernie Bulkin: 21st century high speed rail
Ian Dobbs: Adapting to changing demand
Roger Wiltshire: Sustainable aviation

The Lord Lloyd of Kilgerran Award

Dr Scott Steedman: Lessons for London from the New Orleans flood