Mission Economy: A Moonshot Guide to Changing Capitalism, Mariana Mazzucato in conversation with James Harding
Mission Economy: A Moonshot Guide to Changing Capitalism, Mariana Mazzucato in conversation with James Harding
How national governments and the international community can join efforts to pave the road to recovery and build back better.
Fireside chat with Tom Kalil and Mariana Mazzucato about the role of government and policy in fostering entrepreneurship and innovation for public benefit.
Mazzucato delivers keynote “Stakeholder Value and Purpose. Time to walk the talk: a mission oriented approach”
Panel hosted by the All Party Parliamentary Groups on Climate Change, Compassionate Politics, and Renewable Energy
The UN Habitat’s World Urban Forum (WUF10) invited thought-leadership from IIPP Director Mariana Mazzucato focused on climate change within global cities.
Grote problemen vragen om radicale oplossingen. Volgens econoom Mariana Mazzucato moet het kapitalisme op de schop.
Helsinki, Finland – Prof Mazzucato is the 2019 Schumpeter Lecturer with the keynote titled “Innovation in Enterprise”
Mantua, Italy – Keynotes titled “L’economia del Valore” and “Un programma Apollo per lo sviluppo sostenibile”
Bern, Switzerland – Madame de Staël Award Ceremony event programme
Oxford, United Kingdom – Conversation with Will Hutton on “Where is today’s capitalist economy headed?”
Oxford, United Kingdom – Talk and Q&A with Professor Mazzucato, hosted by the Blavatnik School of Government
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato’s keynote “Re-imagining health innovation to deliver public value”
London, United Kingdom – Mazzucato’s lecture at International Students House, One Park Crescent, Regents Park, is titled “Rethinking Value and Public Purpose: a mission-oriented approach”.
London, United Kingdom – Keynote speaker for the even organised by UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources (ISR)
Melbourne, Australia – breakfast forum “Innovation, Economics & Public Policy with Prof. Mariana Mazzucato”
Sydney, Australia – University of Technology Business School Public Event: “Rethinking innovation policy: trends, opportunities and risks”,
Newcastle, United Kingdom – Talk title: The direction of economic growth: a mission oriented approach
London, United Kingdom – UCL, Bartlett School of Architecture lecture titled “The direction of economic growth: a mission-oriented approach”.
London, United Kingdom – keynote talk “Innovation-led sustainable growth: a mission-oriented approach”
Vienna, Austria – Keynote talk “The People’s prescription: Re-imagining health innovation to deliver public value” and speaker at the event “Matching Health Needs and Pharmaceutical Research – How to set the research agenda for public health”.
London, United Kingdom – Presentation of the book The Value of Everything, as part of a public lecture series between the Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose and the British Library on the theme of Rethinking Public Value & Public Purpose. Professor Mazzucato speaks on new book about the concept of value, with audience Q&A chaired by Paul Mason.
London, United Kingdom – Professor Mazzucato has organised a public lecture series between her Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose and the British Library on the theme of Rethinking Public Value & Public Purpose. The series will kick off with a conversation between her and the CEO of the BL Roly Keating on April 25th. And on July 9th she will be also giving a lecture on her new book The Value of Everything: Making and Taking in the Global Economy. Series info
London, United Kingdom – The Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose (IIPP) held a workshop at the House of Lords yesterday titled ‘Mission-oriented industrial strategy’ with an international line-up of experts on patient finance and industrial strategy.
Brussels, Belgium – Speaker in the panel sessions
Brussels, Belgium – The direction of economic growth: a ‘mission-oriented’ market shaping approach. Lecture for the staff of the Council Secretariat.
Hay, United Kingdom – Mariana Mazzucato talks to Dharshini David about her new book The Value of Everything.
London, United Kingdom – Presentation of the book The Value of Everything with RSA Chief Executive Matthew Taylor.
London, United Kingdom – Roly Keating, BL Chief Executive, in conversation with Mariana Mazzucato, “the world’s scariest economist”.
London, United Kingdom – In conversation with Lord Willetts, Executive Chair of the Resolution Foundation, on the new book The Value of Everything. “Wealth creation in the 21st century: who is and isn’t a doing it?”
London, United Kingdom – ‘The Value of Everything: making and taking in the global economy’ Podcast
York, United Kingdom – Ken Dixon Lecture, keynote “Mission oriented policy and rethinking public value”
Bradford, United Kingdom – Development Studies Association Annual Lecture titled “Policy making for mission-led smart and inclusive growth: from simply fixing market failures to actively shaping and co-creating markets”.
Budapest, Hungary – Keynote “Mission Oriented Innovation: Rethinking the direction of Economic Growth”
London, United Kingdom – Talk on the need to take a ‘mission-based’ approach to Industrial Strategy and innovation policy as part of “The Spotlight: Perspectives on Industrial Strategy” seminar series. Event website
Sintra, Portugal – Panel discussion on “Innovation, Investment and Productivity” at the ECB Central Banking Forum with Joel Mokyr (Northwestern University), Reinhilde Veugelers (University of Leuven) and Hal Varian (Google). Interview with Diario de Noticias Interview with Público Interview with Negocios
Brussels, Belgium – Panel discussion on “How to increase Impact of R&I on Productivity?” at “Europe’s future: Open Innovation, Open Science and Open to the World: RISE group publication on the future of EU research and innovation policy” with speakers including EC Commissioner for Research & Innovation Carlos Moedas. Read his speech
Barcelona, Spain – Keynote on “How to Socialise the rewards of innovation” for the “Technology, Sovereignty, Globalisation” lecture series, directed by Evgeny Morozov, and hosted by the Barcelona Initiative for Technological Sovereignty (BITS) and the Center for Contemporary Culture of Barcelona (CCCB). Event website.
Barcelona, Spain – Keynote on “The Entrepreneurial State: tackling smart and inclusive growth”. Event website
London, UK – In conversation with Reuters Editor-at-large Axel Threlfall. Event website.
New York, USA – Talk on “Rethinking innovation and value creation for public purpose”. Event flyer.
Washington DC, USA – Keynote on ‘Sharing Risks and Rewards – a new lens on wealth creation’ to the Inter-American Development Bank. Event website.
The Hague, The Netherlands – Keynote on ‘The Entrepreneurial State’ at a symposium organised by The Netherlands Royal Academy of Arts and Sciences and the Dutch Ministries of Economic Affairs and Education, Culture and Science. Event website.
Ottawa, Canada – Keynote on “Rethinking Capitalism for sustainable and inclusive growth”, delivered by video, to the Broadbent Institute’s Progress Summit 2017. Event website
London, United Kingdom – Keynote on ‘From Market Fixing to Market Making: Implications for Smart and Inclusive Growth’ at the Department for Communities and Local Government Seminar. Event website.
Warsaw, Poland – Keynote on ‘Government – Investor, Innovator, Risk-Taker’ followed by a fireside chat with Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Development and Finance, Mateusz Morawiecki at the Central Eastern Europe Innovators Summit. Event website.
London, United Kingdom – Political Economy Research Centre (PERC) and Centre for the Understanding of Sustainable Prosperity (CUSP) Lecture by Mariana Mazzucato and Michael Jacobs on Rethinking Capitalism, chaired by Tim Jackson, CUSP. Event website.
Maastricht, Netherlands – Keynote on ‘The Role of the State in Innovation-led Economic Growth’ at the Brightlands Horizon Conference. Event website.
London, UK – Debate with Jeffrey Sachs and Carlota Perez on ‘Tackling Global Challenges through Mission Oriented Innovation’ at the RSA. Event website.
Edinburgh, UK – Keynote on ‘Smart and Inclusive Growth: a new narrative on wealth creation’ at the University of Edinburgh’s Social Policy Seminar Series. Event website.
Berlin, Germany – Speaking on Investment and Innovation at Modernising Germany-Innovation Agenda #de2025 with Economic Minister Sigmar Gabriel. Event programme.
Berkeley, USA – Keynote on ‘Innovation policy: from fixing markets and systems to market making and shaping’ at the ICC Conference: Beyond Technological Innovation and Diffusion at the University of California. Event website.
Cambridge, UK – Keynote on ‘Smart and Inclusive Growth: a new narrative on wealth creation’ at the Cambridge Public Policy Annual Lecture. Event website.
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg – Keynote at the GovSatCom Conference on European Defence and Security 2016. Event website.
London, UK – Speaking on ‘Industry Policy and Growth’ at the London School of Economics Growth Commission Evidence Session. Event website.
Vienna, Austria – Speaking on ‘The State as Enabler, Innovator, Investor’ at the 8th Global Drucker Forum 2016. Event website
Bristol, UK – Mariana Mazzucato on ‘Rethinking Capitalism’ at the Bristol Festival of Economics 2016. Event website.
London, UK – Speaking at the workshop organised by the Council of Economic Policies and the Bank of England. Event website.
Milan, Italy – Keynote on ‘Generating Innovation-Led Growth Economy’ at the World of Business Ideas Forum. Event website.
Oslo, Norway – Keynote on ‘The Entrepreneurial State and Inclusive Growth’ at the Virke, Enterprise Federation of Norway Annual Conference 2016. Event website.
Budapest, Hungary – Speaking on ‘Economics of Innovation’ at the Institute of New Economic Thinking (INET) Young Scholars Initiative (YSI) Plenary Piecing Together a Paradigm. Event website.
London, United Kingdom – Mariana Mazzucato and Michael Jacobs in conversation. Event website.
Falmer, United Kingdom – Jubilee Lecture Theatre. Speakers are Mariana Mazzucato, Michael Jacobs, Carlota Perez (LSE), Stephany Griffith-Jones (IPD, Columbia University), Steve McGuire (Head of School, BMEc), Andrea Cornwall (Head of School, Global Studies) and Melissa Leach (Director, IDS), jointly hosted by the Schools of Business, Management and Economics and Global Studies and by the Institute of Development Studies.
Event website. Storify. SPRU news story & audio recording.
Havana, Cuba – Keynote on ‘Innovation-Led Inclusive Growth’ at the opening ceremony of the 2nd International Congress of Economics, Accounting and Management (ECAD).
Berlin, Germany -Keynote to German SPD Business Conference with Economic and Energy Minister Sigmar Gabriel and an introduction by SPD Chairman Phillip Oppermann.
Brussels, Belgium – Speaking on ‘Research, innovation and competitiveness challenges’ at the Energy Union’s Integrated Research, Innovation and Competitiveness Strategy High-Level Stakeholder event on how best to support the EU’s jobs and growth agenda in the context of the Paris Agreement. Event website.
Brussels, Belgium – Keynote and presentation on ‘Rethinking Capitalism’ moderated by Kerstin Born, Centre for European Policy Studies with discussant Pawel Swieboda, European Commission , Deputy Head of the European Political Strategy Centre. Event website.
Liverpool, United Kingdom – Pullman Hotel. Speakers are Michael Jacobs, Vicky Pryce (Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) and Lord Stewart Wood, hosted by the Institute of Public Policy Research. Event website.
London, United Kingdom – Birkbeck Cinema. Mariana Mazzucato and Michael Jacobs in conversation with Will Hutton (Principal of Hertford College, Oxford, and Chair of the Big Innovation Centre), Deborah Mabbet (Professor of Public Policy, Birkbeck) and Andrew Gamble (Emeritus Professor of Politics at the University of Cambridge). Hosted by Political Quarterly.
Oxford, UK – Speaking on ‘A Green mission-Oriented Industrial Strategy’ at the BIEE Innovation and Disruption conference. Event website.
Madrid, Spain – Keynote on ‘Growth, innovation and the role of the state’ at the Spain Digital Economy Association Outthink conference. Event website.
London, UK – Keynote on ‘Creating and shaping a mission-oriented space economy’. Event website.
Alpbach, Austria – Speaking on ‘The State vs. the Entrepreneur’ and on ‘Smart and Inclusive Growth – the Search for a New Theory of Wealth Creation’ at the European Forum Alpbach. Event website.
Montreal, Canada – Speaking on ‘Innovation Policy: From market and system fixing to market creating’ at the 16th Congress of the International Joseph A. Schumpeter Society Conference. Event website.
Brighton, UK – Keynote on ‘Rethinking the public-private ‘deal’ at the Institute of Development Studies 50th Conference on ‘States, Markets and Society’. Event website.
Helsinki, Finland – Keynote on ‘The entrepreneurial state – a new framework for innovation policy’ organised by Innovation Fund Sitra, Kalevi Sorsa and Tekes. Event website.
Aylesbury, UK – Keynote at the Wealth Conference organised by the Institute for New Economic Thinking at the Oxford Martin School, University of Oxford and co-hosted by The Rothschild Foundation and Citi. Event website.
Lund, Sweden – Keynote address to EU-SPRI Conference, ‘Exploring New Avenues for Innovation and Research Policies’ organised by Lund University. Event website.
Brussels, Belgium – Keynote on ‘The Entrepreneurial State: socialising risks & rewards’. Event Programme
Paris, France – Mazzucato addressed 20 ESA Ministers, with a keynote on the implications for the Entrepreneurial State on the future of Space policy.
London, United Kingdom – Panel for the Transforming Finance conference on ‘Making finance work for us’. Event Website
Maastricht, Netherlands – Professor Mazzucato’s lecture “The Entrepreneurial State: Who made your phone smart?”
Mariana Mazzucato, Professorin an der Universität Sussex, über die essenzielle Rolle staatlicher Förderpolitik.
Berlin, Germany – Professor Mazzucato awarded the Hans Matthöfer Preis for Das Kapital des Staates, introduced by Deputy SPD Chairman Hubertus Heil. Read more
London, United Kingdom – Inaugural lecture for New Economics Series, ‘Economic Policy: from market fixing to market creating and shaping’.
London, United Kingdom – Keynote on Economic Policy: From Market Fixing to Market Making.
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Lagos, Nigeria – Keynote speaker for the 2015 Access Conference alongside speakers incl Steve Wozniak, Muhammad Yunus, Hans Rosling.
Turin, Italy – Professor Mazzucato will deliver the 2015 Einaudi Lecture at the Università degli Studi di Torino, with the title: ‘Lo Stato Innovatore: Keynes e Schumpeter, una convivenza possible?’
Barbican, London, UK – Keynote to the Michael Young Centenary Conference
London, UK – Panel for the Bank of England Open Forum on the subject: ‘How financial innovation and technology can support the economy’ Event website
Rome, Italy – Confindustria Conference, Keynote on “Politiche industriali e dell’innovazione per la crescita”.
New York, USA – Talk to mark the launch of the new US edition of The Entrepreneurial State: debunking public vs. private sector myths on ‘Innovation and inequality: public risks, private rewards’ followed by a discussion with Rana Foroohar, Assistant Managing Editor, Time Magazine and Mark Setterfield, Professor of Economics, The New School.
Event website Interview with Professor Mazzucato
New York, USA – Talk to mark the launch of the new American edition of ‘The Entrepreneurial State: Debunking Public Vs. Private Sector Myths’.
Cambridge, Ontario, Canada – Keynote to the 13th Canada Korea Forum, “Innovation and the New Canada-Korea Partnership”, hosted by the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI).
Waterloo, Canada – Opening keynote address to the Waterloo Innovation Summit, a partnership between the University of Waterloo and Communitech. Other keynote speakers include Steve Blank and Salim Ismail.
Event website Interview with Professor Mazzucato published ahead of the Summit Press release
Brasilia, Brazil – Keynote, “Busting the myth of public versus private sector“, to the International Conference on the Role of the State in the 21st Century, organised by the Brazilian National School of Public Administration (ENAP) and the Ministry of Planning, Budget and Management (MP).
SPRU, University of Sussex, UK – 25/28 August, Present paper on ‘Picking winners’ and socio-technical transitions: Theory and practice of targeted science, technology and innovation policies from an economics perspective’.
Singapore – Professor Mazzucato visited Singapore at the invitation of the Government to meet senior Ministers and Officials, give a talk to the Government Research, Innovation and Enterprise Community and to speak at the Centre for Strategic Futures Foresight Conference 2015, “Global Cities in 2035 – Flows, Spaces and Flux” in a session entitled “Flows (1) – Innovation Capital and Wealth”, 7 – 9th July.
London, United Kingdom – Professor Mazzucato gave a keynote lecture to the Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics Annual Conference on Inequality in the 21st Century. Her talk is called, “Innovation and Inequality: A Different Interpretation”. Event programme
San Sebastian, Spain – Keynote to conference organised by San Sebastian City Council Economic Development Department.
Vienna, Austria – Professor Mazzucato delivers a lecture entitled, “The State and Innovation: a different narrative”. She is introduced by Austrian Minister for Transport, Innovation & Technology, Alois Stöger, Professor Anton Zeilinger, President of the Austrian Academy of Sciences and Professor Helga Nowotny, former President of the European Research Council. Professor Mazzucato’s lecture will be followed by a discussion with Professor Zeilinger and Klaus Pseiner, CEO of FFG, the Austrian Research Promotion Agency.
Vienna, Austria – Professor Mazzucato delivers a keynote lecture entitled, “Mission-Oriented Public Organisations: sharing the risks and the rewards.
Sao Paulo, Brazil – Professor Mazzucato will give a keynote address to the 6th Brazilian Congress of Industrial Innovation (CNI), organised by the Confederation of Brazilian Industry alongside Elisabeth Reynolds, Executive Director of the Industrial Performance Centre, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). A subsequent panel discussion will include Luciano Coutinho, President of the Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES), Luis Fernandes, President of the Brazilian Innovation Agency (FINEP), Gerson Valencia Pinto, President of the National Association for the Research and Development of Innovative Companies.
New York, USA – Speaking at the Columbia Law School on a panel chaired by Stephanie Kelton, Chief Economist, US Senate Budget Committee, alongside Saule Amarova, Professor of Law, Cornell Law School and James Baller, President, Baller, Herbe, Stokes and Lide.
New York, USA – Presentation at Columbia University on “The Role of Government in Innovation” with a response from Professor Richard Nelson, Director, Program on Science, Technology and Global Development, Columbia Earth Institute as part of a World Economic Forum Workshop on Decoding the Complexity of Innovation.
Dublin, Ireland – NERI Annual Lecture to be given by Mariana Mazzucato at the Nevin Economic Research Institute.
Bath, United Kingdom – Institute for Policy Research, University of Bath: Public Lecture on Economic Policy: From fixing markets to market making.
Lisbon, Portugal – Discussion centred on ‘O Estado Empreendedor’, alongside Head of Portuguese Socialist Party, Antonio Costa.
Washington D.C., USA – Talk at The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation on “The Innovative State: Governments Should Make Markets, Not Just Fix Them” alongside Robert Atkinson (President, Information Technology and Innovation Foundation), Sid Winter (Deloitte and Touche Professor Emeritus of Management, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania) and William Janeway (Senior Advisor, Warburg Pincus). Event website
The Hague, The Netherlands – Lecture at the PBL Academy, Environment Assessment Agency. Event website.
Villa d’Este, Italy – Keynote on “Financing Innovation and Growth”, The European House – Ambrosetti workshop on “The Outlook for the Economy and Finance”.
London, United Kingdom – Debating “Should Government provide a digital platform or should it be the digital platform?,” with Mike Bracken, Exectuive Director of Digital, The Cabinet Office, Tom Baker, Development Director, BT Global Service,s Professor Helen Margetts, Director, Oxford Internet Institute and chaired by Chi Onwurah, Shadow Cabinet Minister
London, United Kingdom – Speaking on a panel debating “How do we sustain the UK as a world-leading knowledge economy?” alongside Dame Helen Alexander, Chairman of the Port of London Authority and Chancellor of the University of Southampton; Professor Dame Ann Dowling, President of the Royal Academy of Engineering; Professor Alice Gast, President of Imperial College London; and Marianne Hinson, Head of Aerodynamic Design and Technology at McLaren F1 Racing. Event website
London, United Kingdom – Professor Mazzucato is speaking at the launch of a new book, “The Politics of Green Transformations” (Routledge) to which she has contributed a chapter, The Green Entreprenurial State.
London, UK – Keynote on “The Economics of Innovation” for the UK Financial Times conference Innovate 2014.
Pisa, Italy – Keynote to this conference organised by the Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna and supported by the Institute for New Economic Thinking. Event website.
Berlin, Germany – Official launch of Das Kapital Des Staates: Eine andere Geschichte von Innovation und Wachstum at Urania in Berlin, chaired by Caspar Dohmen.
London, UK – Keynote for the leading, multi-sector, networking, conference and exhibition event for business, organised by the Innovate UK: Technology Strategy Board. Event website.
Washington DC, USA – The conference is organised by Joseph Stiglitz with the Foundation for European Progressive Studies and Initiative for Policy Dialogue in collaboration with Brookings Institution.
Rome, Italy – Keynote address to the Maker Faire – a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. Event website
Stockolm, Sweden – Keynote speech to Vinnova (Sweden’s Innovation Agency and the Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum conference on the Government’s role in innovation and growth. More details here.
Manchester, UK – Mazzucato is speaking at an event led by Chuka Umunna, Shadow Business Minister, to discuss the ideas raised in the Policy Exchange book he edited, and to which she contributed a chapter, “Owning the Future. How Britain Can Make it in a Fast Changing World”.
Banff, Canada – Keynote speech to the forum “Economic and Social Order: Evolution or Revolution?”.