The Shirley Williams Lectures

Nick Clegg Lecture

Next lecture:

Sir Nick Clegg

Date: Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 07:30 PM

Title: The end of global internet



Former Deputy Prime Minister and Leader of the Liberal Democrats, Nick Clegg is now VP Global Affairs at Facebook.


Social media and the internet have played an increasingly dominant role in our lives and our politics over the last decade.  Nick will be sharing his thoughts on the relationship between man and machine, the role of the algorithm and future of progressive policymaking in a digitally dependant world.


Chaired by: Councillor Tom Morrison