Following the 2017 General Election on June 8th, we held a “post-election special” seminar with support from Edelman. Our guest of honour was political commentator and President of the British Polling Council, Professor John Curtice. In this talk, Professor Curtice discussed what happened in the 2017 election and why.
Professor John Curtice, Professor of Politics at Strathclyde University and President of the British Polling Council
James Kirkup, Director, Social Market Foundation
About the speaker
John Curtice is Senior Research Fellow at NatCen, Professor of Politics at Strathclyde University, and Chief Commentator on the What UK Thinks: EU and What Scotland Thinks websites. He has been a regular contributor to the British Social Attitudes Report series since 1986 and an editor since 1994. John is a regular media commentator on both British and Scottish politics. He is also President of the British Polling Council.