Events - 7 Feb 18
From large-scale networking events, bringing together senior political and business leaders, to small-scale consultations which engage members and stakeholders in our policy development, London First runs a wide range of events.
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Calendar of events
Wednesday 07 February 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Please join us for a series of topic based roundtable discussions to inform London First’s response to the draft London Plan.
This session will discuss the draft plan’s policies on the housing chapter including housing targets, small sites policy, affordable housing, design standards, residential density.
An initial draft response will be circulated before the meeting.
Wednesday 07 February 5:15PM - 7:00PM
Sir Mark Sedwill KCMG, the UK’s National Security Adviser, has agreed to give an evening briefing to members on his views on the security state of the nation and the role of business in helping to fulfil that task.This will be an opportunity to hear first-hand of the review of our security and defence posture.
Sir Mark was appointed National Security Adviser in April 2017. Since joining the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in 1989, Sir Mark has been held a number of high-profile positions, including as Ambassador to Afghanistan in 2009, and as NATO’s Senior Civilian Representative in Afghanistan in 2010. Most recently, Sir Mark held the position of Permanent Secretary at the Home Office from February 2013 until April 2017.
The National Security Adviser is the Prime Minister’s senior adviser on national security issues. Sir Mark is also Secretary to the National Security Council and Head of the National Security Secretariat.
Following the briefing we invite guests to a networking drinks reception.