Webinar: UK Freeport Policy, with James Dinsdale, Head of Freeports Policy, HM Treasury

Places are limited, please apply now to secure your spot on this live webinar. Sign up as usual using your WIG account, an invitation to register on the webinar platform confirming your place will be sent out a week ahead of the session.

With the current consultation on Freeports now open until 13 July 2020, we are delighted to be joined by James Dinsdale from HM Treasury to discuss the government’s Freeports policy in an exclusive webinar for WIG members.

Join us for your opportunity to:

  • Understand what the proposed model would involve in terms of tariffs, customs arrangements and other benefits.
  • Learn what the economic benefits of establishing Freeports could be, in relation to boosting trade, supporting innovation and increasing UK productivity.
  • Discuss how Freeports could support the ‘levelling up’ agenda across the UK, through targeted investment and job creation.
  • Put your questions to James.

Speaker

  • James Dinsdale

    Head of Freeports Policy

    HM Treasury

    James leads on Freeport policy within HMT's Public Services Directorate. He previously worked in customs policy at DIT. Prior to working in government, he studied an MSc in International Public Policy at UCL and worked in Accenture's public sector strategy and consulting business, supporting clients in criminal justice, policing, revenue, and customs.