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Scotland and Brexit: The Path Ahead, with Willie Rennie MSP

September 27, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free

The Edinburgh Europa Institute and the Scottish Centre on European Relations are pleased to invite you to their upcoming event:

Scotland and Brexit: The Path Ahead, with Willie Rennie MSP

Leader of the Scottish Liberal Democrats

Doors open from 5.30pm
Event begins at 6pm

Introduction from Dr Kirsty Hughes
Director · Scottish Centre on European Relations

Following the UK’s activation of Article 50 in March, and the snap general election, the negotiations on its EU withdrawal began in June. In this public lecture, Scottish Liberal Democrats Leader Willie Rennie MSP will set out his perspective on Scotland’s future relationship with the EU.

Dr Tobias Lock | Chair
Senior Lecturer in European Union Law
Co-Director · Edinburgh Europa Institute
The University of Edinburgh

About the Speaker

Willie Rennie MSP is Leader of the Scottish Liberal Democrats and Member of the Scottish Parliament for North East Fife. He was Chief Executive of the Scottish Liberal Democrats and the party’s Chief of Staff at the Scottish Parliament between 1997 and 2001. Mr Rennie was Member of Parliament for Dunfermline and West Fife from 2006 to 2010, during which time he served as a member of the Commons Defence Select Committee, Shadow Defence Minister and Chairman of the party’s Campaigns and Communications Committee. He entered the Scottish Parliament and became party leader in Scotland in 2011.

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EVENT TIMING

5.30pm | Registration
6.00pm | Event begins
7.00pm | Event ends

This event is free. Registration in advance required. All are welcome

Contact address for queries: europa@ed.ac.uk

Details

Date:
September 27, 2017
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://goo.gl/uE8Fxt

Organisers

Scottish Centre on European Relations
Edinburgh Europa Institute

Venue

The University of Edinburgh Informatics Forum – Room G.07
10 Crichton Street
Edinburgh, EH8 9AB United Kingdom
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