Craig Fairnington

Craig Fairnington is an associate fellow of the Institute of Ideas.

Craig graduated from the University of St Andrews in 2009 with a BSc in Physics before joining the ioi in 2010. Since then he has produced and chaired sessions at the Battle of Ideas on a range of issues, including the “gay gene”, Scottish independence, water scarcity, and the future of the nation state. For Debating Matters, he has written topic guides on a similarly wide range of issues, and helped lead the STV Debating Matters Referendum Schools Debate which saw schools across Scotland debating issues around independence in the run-up to the referendum.

Craig currently works as finance & accommodation officer at a Russell Group University in London.

On Twitter @craigfair
Related Sessions
Saturday 17 October 2015, 12.00 Conservatory
Sunday 18 October 2015, 14.00 Garden Room
Tuesday 20 October 2015, 19.30 Zentrum Karl der Grosse, Kirchgasse 14, 8001 Zurich
Thursday 29 October 2015, 19.00 Reid Auditorium, Reid Building, Glasgow School of Art, 167 Renfrew St, Glasgow G3 6RQ

Multinationals: curse or blessing for the developing world?

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Baroness Ruth Deech QC, crossbench peer; chairman, Bar Standards Board

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