Carnegie Challenge: Is it all about money?

Poverty Some money and a purse
EventsEvent Date: Nov 4th, 2014  Time: 17:00 - 18:45  Location: Future Inn, Cardiff

Is our well-being only about money? Would greater wealth solve all our problems? Or should we forget about cash and focus on relationships and emotions? Join us for a great debate on:

Date:  Tuesday, 4th November 2014

Time: 5 p.m. – 6.45 p.m.

Venue: Future Inn, Hemingway Road, Cardiff CF10 4AU

This debate features two exceptional speakers with diverging views:

  • Peter Kelly is Director of the Poverty Alliance, a ground-breaking Scottish charity which has done much to promote practical action on low incomes and disadvantage.
  • Michael Carrick is the driving force behind many of the UK’s infrastructure projects, including the Circuit of Wales, and was formerly Global Head of Infrastructure at Merrill Lynch International.

The discussion is hosted by BBC Wales presenter Tomos Dafydd and will provide plenty of opportunities for audience contributions – it promises to be an informative and entertaining event.


5.00 p.m. Drinks reception

5.30 p.m. Discussion starts

6.45 p.m. Vote of thanks and depart

Attendance is free but advance booking is essential.

Sponsored by the Carnegie UK Trust which supports public debates run by not-for-profit organisations in the UK and Ireland.


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