Speech by Sir Christopher Gent

Sir Christopher Gent Chief Executive, Vodaphone On: US/European Relations from a Governance & Globalisation point of view 8th March 2007 “Much has changed for me since those early days (when Sir Christopher first knew Lord Dykes) particularly in my business life and I hope that gives me some authority to speak on the matters tonight.  I have beenContinue reading “Speech by Sir Christopher Gent”

Speech by Gisela Stuart MP

Gisela Stuart MP On: EU–US Impact of the new Constitution 13 July 2004 “Thank you for inviting me to speak to your group tonight. The topic of the evening is “the impact of the EU constitution on our relationship with the US”. The title, which I admit I chose myself, sounded deceptively straight forward until I sat downContinue reading “Speech by Gisela Stuart MP”

Speech by Ambassador William S. Farish

Ambassador William S. Farish On: The Transatlantic Relationship Today 15 July 2002 “It has been exactly one year since I arrived in London to take up the post of United States Ambassador to the Court of St. James’s. And what a year it has been. The horrific attacks of September 11 changed us, and ourContinue reading “Speech by Ambassador William S. Farish”

Speech by His Excellency Monsieur Daniel Bernard CMG, CBE

His Excellency Monsieur Daniel Bernard CMG, CBE The French Ambassador On: France and the UK in the European-Atlantic Context 17 June 2002 “We run two risks when we talk about Euro-Atlantic relations: that of wallowing in platitudes, or luxuriating in grandiloquence. I am not sure I am going to succeed in avoiding either, but IContinue reading “Speech by His Excellency Monsieur Daniel Bernard CMG, CBE”

Speech by General Joseph W. Ralston

General Joseph W. Ralston Supreme Allied Commander, Europe On: US-European Command Challenges 16 April 2002 “I would like to give you a quick summary of our area of responsibility; about what NATO is doing and what US-European command is doing.   This is a very busy alliance. I am not sure that all of us realise all ofContinue reading “Speech by General Joseph W. Ralston”