Daniel Moylan is an elder statesman of London government, much in demand for his insights and advice. He has served as Deputy Leader of Kensington and Chelsea Council, Deputy Chairman of Transport for London under Boris Johnson, Chairman of London Councils Transport and Environment Committee and Chairman of the London Legacy Development Corporation during the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. He is known for his radical, can-do approach to improving the cityscape and for bringing down the last remnants of the London Underground PPP. He is currently a backbench Conservative councillor in Kensington and Chelsea and co-Chairman of Urban Design London.
Optimism versus Pessimism
"The Battle of Ideas was a great success; it enabled large numbers of people to hear and interact with well-known speakers who have thought about and contributed significantly to the discussions of many important issues."
Richard Swinburne, emeritus professor, philosophy of religion, University of Oxford; author, 'The Existence of God and The Evolution of the Soul'