PEOPLE

  • Simon McVicker

    Director of Policy and External Affairs

    CIPR

    Simon is Chair of the CIPR Public Affairs Group and sits on the CIPR Board. In his day job he is the Director of Policy and External Affairs at the PCG, the organisation which represents independent professionals, freelance businesses and the self-employed. Before this he headed up public affairs at the Manufacturing Technologies Association and previous to that he was Public Affairs Manager at The Independent Schools Information Service. He was a team leader in John Major’s Campaign Team at the 1992 General Election and also a Councillor in the London Borough of Ealing from 1990 to 1994 and on the Conservative Candidates’ list from 1990 to 1995.

DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY

Qualifying Round: Islington 2015/16

DEBATE: Religious Freedom

Qualifying Round: Islington 2015/16

DEBATE: Compulsory Vaccinations

Qualifying Round: Hackney 2014/15

DEBATE: Role models

Qualifying Round: Hackney 2014/15

DEBATE: European Union

National FInal: National Final 2013/14

DEBATE: Unpaid Internships

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday 27 June:
Oxfordshire Championship at Oxford Union, in partnership with Magdalen College School and Oxford Festival of Arts

Friday 5 July:
North East Championship at Durham Sixth Form Centre



CHAMPIONSHIP ARCHIVE

Find a list of all our previous championship events here.



SUPPORT DEBATING MATTERS

Bernie Whelan, our DM coordinator, is raising money for Debating Matters. To stage one of our Championships for six to 12 teams costs £6,000. Find out more on Bernie’s Wonderful fundraising page.

STAY IN CONTACT

© 2005-2019 debatingmatters.com: Debating Matters Competition, boi, Unit 208, Cocoa Studios, The Biscuit Factory, Drummond Road, London, SE16 4DG, UK

Tel +44 (0)20 3176 0827 - dm@theboi.co.uk | admin login