Upcoming Events

COVID-19 UPDATE: In light of the coronavirus outbreak we are postponing physical events. We are however continuing to hold virtual events – expert roundtables, seminars and debates – and if you are interested in partnership opportunities contact our Head of Events and Partnerships.

We run fringe debates, expert roundtables and dinner discussions at all the main party conferences.

In light of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic we will be running a series of virtual conference debates and roundtables. More to come on this soon. To discuss partnership opportunities at this year’s conferences, contact our Head of Events and Partnerships.

Click the button below to find out more about this year’s events programme and see our past conference events.

Past Events

21 July 202015:30 - 16:45

“Guided by the science”: the purpose of scientific advice after the Coronavirus pandemic

Join the SMF, in partnership with UK Research & Innovation, for an Ask the Expert event on the future of scientific advice in policymaking.
09 July 2020

Speech from The Rt Hon Gavin Williamson MP – Secretary of State for Education

The Social Market Foundation welcomes the Secretary of State for Education to deliver a landmark speech on Futher Education reform.
05 March 2020

Launch of the Fourth Edition of the Peabody Index

The Social Market Foundation and Peabody launched the fourth Peabody index, tracking the experience of low-income Londoners.