Theme: International Relations & Development


10.30am to 12.00pm Student Union Bar-room Rants
Iraq: what now for the war on terror?

12.15pm to 1.15pm Seminar Space Lunchtime Debates
'Ethical foreign policy' after Blair

3.30pm to 5.00pm Henry Moore Gallery Battle Talk
China’s future

5.15pm to 6.00pm Upper Gulbenkian Gallery Rethinking...

5.15pm to 6.00pm Seminar Space What next for...?
What next for... democracy in Europe?


11.00am to 12.30pm Seminar Space Battle for Africa
Saving Africa

12.45pm to 1.45pm Lecture Theatre 1 Lunchtime Debates

2.00pm to 3.30pm Seminar Space Battle for Africa
Trade, aid or development?

4.00pm to 5.30pm Seminar Space Battle for Africa
The new Silk Road or scramble for Africa

5.45pm to 6.30pm Cafe Contemporary Questions
India at 60

5.45pm to 6.30pm Upper Gulbenkian Gallery Rethinking...

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"The 2006 Battle of Ideas did what it said on the tin: prejudices were punctured, common wisdom was questioned and original thinking honoured. The saying was coined in Texas, but I suggest that the Battle of Ideas adopts it as the conference motto: ‘sacred cows make the best burgers."
George Brock, Saturday Editor, The Times