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Europe's place in the world in the 21st century - Peter Sutherland to speak at LSE

Peter Sutherland KCMG, chairman of BP and president of the Federal Trust, will give a public lecture at LSE on Wednesday 22 November. He will speak on Europe's place in the World in the 21st Century.

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In a world with one military superpower in the shape of the US and two emerging economic giants in the shape of China and India, does Europe have the political will to be a major global player or is it now entering a period of irreversible decline? This lecture will explore these issues and more.

Peter Sutherland is chairman of BP and president of the Federal Trust. He is a former director-general of the WTO and the GATT and a former European Commissioner.

The event will be chaired by Sir Stephen Wall KCMG

Europe's Place in the World in the 21st Century is on Wednesday 22 November at 6.30pm in The Old Theatre, Old Building, LSE, Houghton Street, London, WC2A. The event is free and open to all however a ticket is required for this event. Click here for more details on how to request a ticket|.

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Notes

This event is part of 'The Future of Europe Series', hosted jointly by FT Business and the LSE European Institute, in association with the Wyndham Place Charlemagne Trust.

15 November 2006

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