Launch events and presentations

Details of events and lectures in Britain, USA, Australia, New Zealand, Germany and Sweden. Further dates to be added.

University of Lund, 23/24 February 2011, Association of Foreign Affairs and Master Programme in Welfare Policies and Management lectures.
Berlin 20-23 September 2010, meetings with Berlin Attac PPP campaign, MPs and Ver.di public sector trade union.
Dundee Thursday 2 September 2010, 7.00pm, Abertay University, Hannah Maclure Centre Cinema, top floor, Student Centre, Bell Street, Dundee, Scotland.
Glasgow Friday 3 September 2010, Global crises: deficits, cuts and action strategies, Social Work Action Network Annual Conference: Cuts, Crisis and Contradictions – Towards a Social Work of Resistance, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow, G4 0BA.
Adelaide 9 – 18 April 2010, University of Adelaide & Public Service Association.
13 April 2010, 12.00-14.00 Public Service Association lunch for public sector trade unions.
14 April 2010, 12.30-13.30 Australian Institute for Social Research Seminar Series: Public Sector Alternatives to Public Private Partnerships, see leaflet below for details.
19 April 2010
10.00am Service & Food Workers Union National Office
1.00pm Auckland Labour Party MPs
4.00pm Unions Auckland & State Sector Unions, Trades Hall.
20 April 2010, 10.00am Unions Waikato, Hamilton TUC.
21 April
3.30pm Meetings Green MPs, Parliament.
5.00pm Unions Wellington and State Sector Unions NZTUC
7.30pm Meeting ex-Labour Minister for Education, Parliament.
22 April 2010
10.00am SFWU National Team
1.00pm Public Services Association
23 April 2010
10.00am Meeting New Zealand Education Institute
2.00pm New Zealand Council of Trade Unions
Sheffield Thursday 28 January 2010, 5.30-7.30, Global Public Infrastructure Market: Impact on Sheffield City Region, Room 9132, Furnival Building, Arundel Street, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield S1. Supported by Sheffield Hallam UCU and Workers’ Educational Association Sheffield Branch.
Newcastle upon Tyne 5/6 February 2010, ‘Public Services for Life’, at the A Better Way to Work/A Better Way to Live: Aspiration for the Good Society Conference, Northern TUC, Fredrich Ebert Stiftung and Compass, at the Centre for Life, Newcastle upon Tyne.
New York Tuesday 16 February 2010, 12.00-2pm, Demos Forum, Demos, 220 Fifth Avenue, 5th floor, New York 10001.
Washington DC Friday, 19 February 2010, 4 PM, Mortgaging the Future of the Public Sector and Selling It on the Global Market, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, Suite 500, Community Learning Partnerships.
Baltimore 22 February 2010, 7pm, Red Emma’s Bookstore Coffeehouse, 800 St Paul St, Baltimore MD 21202.
Philadelphia 23 February 2010, 7pm, Wooden Shoe Books, 704 South St. Philadelphia PA 19147.