Dave Clements
adviser to local government; blogger, Guardian, Huffington Post; founder, Social Policy Forum

Dave Clements is a writer, adviser to local government, and first convened the IoI’s Social Policy Forum in 2008. He has over 15 years experience in policy and strategy development, in children’s, adults’ and integrated services, working across the public and charity sectors.

Dave is contributing co-editor of The Future of Community (Pluto, 2008), author of Social Care for Free Citizens (Manifesto Club, 2010) and a contributor to The Future of the Welfare State (Axess, 2017). He also writes widely on contemporary policy culture for publications including the Guardian and Huffington Post; and online journal spiked. An archive of his writing can be found here.

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Saturday 28 October, 16:00 Pit Theatre
All by myself: is loneliness a social problem?

Saturday 28 October, 17:30 Frobisher 1-3
Universal basic income: workfare or freedom?