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Institute of Directors Leadership Lecture

When Sep 17, 2012
from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM
Where ETEC Building, North Highland College UHI, Thurso
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Contact Phone 01463 279344
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hosted by the University of the Highlands and Islands


Guest speaker  Fergus Ewing MSP, Minister for Energy, Enterprise & Tourism


Monday 17th September 4.30 – 6pm

North Highland College UHI, Ormlie Road, Thurso KW14 1EE


Entrance FREE


Fergus EwingThe first in a series of Institute of Directors lectures hosted by the University and its academic partners. Fergus Ewing MSP, Minister for Energy, Enterprise & Tourism will talk about his life and his career. Elected as MSP for Inverness East, Nairn & Lochaber in 1999 and re-elected in 2003, 2007 and 2011, he  previously ran his own law practice and developed SNP policy on small business and other matters as well as serving on the party's national executive.

He has served on a number of Scottish Parliament committees including the Subordinate Legislation Committee, Enterprise and Lifelong Learning, Finance, Local Government and Transport committee and was previously Shadow Minister for Transport, Tourism & Telecommunications. He was Community Safety Minister during the 2007-11 administration.

He is the son of Winnie, formerly the MSP for Highlands and Islands and MEP for Scotland, and brother of Annabelle, formerly MP for Perth.


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