The Debating Group has been holding debates in the House of Commons since 1975. We bring marketers, politicians, journalists and the public together to discuss the contentious political issues which surround marketing.
We hold around six debates a year, usually in Committee Room 10 of the House of Commons.
Sponsor: Chartered Institute of Public Relations
Motion: Business best serves society by focusing on its bottom line
In the chair: Rt Hon Lord McNally
For the motion
Dr Jamie Whyte Research Director, Institute of Economic Affairs
Valentina Kristensen Director of Growth and Communications, Oaknorth Bank
Against the motion
Sarah Hall CIPR 2018 President, Sarah Hall Consulting Ltd
Professor Anne Gregory Chair of Corporate Communication, Huddersfield Business School